Montezemolo and his underperforming team…and taxi drivers

Luca di Montezemolo made a grand entrance in Bahrain, having sent an advance warning to all and sundry that he was attending round three of the championship and seeking urgent talks with the powers that be of Formula 1, as he (and the thousands of Ferrari fans polled)...

Williams show exactly why they are Formula 1’s classiest act

Shortly after the Williams team orders fiasco – during the Malaysian Grand Prix – I wrote an open letter to Felipe Massa praising the Brazilian in the aftermath of the Sepang race. The letter was highly critical of his team’s actions and it gave my personal opinion of...

Bravo Felipe Massa!

I trust you are well, amigo! Good to see you in your new Williams team with the Martini branding – very retro, very historic and very cool. However, I must admit that not seeing you in red has taken some getting used to, but now the white racing overall is starting to...

The quiet before the storm

Every year when Formula 1 cars are launched there is a collective outcry of how ugly the beasts are, but as the eyes adjust to the new shapes the anger dissipates and acceptance descends on the eager masses. The cool thing about the new cars breaking cover is that it...

Remembering a Kartdrome endurance legend

This weekend the Dubai Kartdrome hosts the final round of the Endurance Championship driven by Mini, an event which has been a mainstay of the venue since the inception in 2004. The December edition is invariably one of the most anticipated as it draws not only the...