Sir Stirling Moss, who has died aged 90, personified motorsport to at least two generations of his countrymen after establishing himself as the greatest racing driver of his era in a short but stellar career.
Moss raced in Formula 1 in the sport’s romantic age of the 1950s and early 1960s, winning 16 grands prix. Yet despite his rivals at the time acknowledging he was the best, he never won the World Championship.
Partly, that was to do with bad luck – poor reliability certainly hurt him in the two seasons he should have won the title, in 1958-59. [...]
We all have a favourite F1 car livery – but could you identify some of these classics?
We don’t doubt you could. So we want you to tell us the team and – to keep things interesting – the year it was run on the car.
So if we show a picture of the 1995 Simtek we need ‘Simtek 1995’ or ‘Simtek 95’ from you. (We’ve not included that one, by the way. Alas).
Warning: this is a difficult quiz. Can you handle it?
Eracing is getting serious. Sponsorship money is rolling in, and drivers’ reputations are being formed on beanbags (and sim-rigs) across the globe.
As if the world hasn’t been turned completely on its head by the coronavirus, we are now seeing the unthinkable: some of the greatest jobs on Earth being traded.
A Formula E driver avoids taking part in his own esports race and replaces himself with a sim racer, while a rock star is [...]
Watch highlights as British driver Oliver Rowland takes advantage of a coming together between Stoffel Vandoorne and Daniel Abt to win round five of the Formula E Race At Home Challenge in Berlin.
After the race Abt was found to have used a ringer to drive instead of him and has since been suspened by his team
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