Posted on January 1, 2015 by truckertoggle
It is an on-going disgrace that we shower honours on all sorts of minor celebrities and sports people and yet have still not honoured the only person to have won world championships on both two and four wheels. Continue reading
Filed under: Drivers, F1, Setting the Record Straight | Tagged: 1960s, autoracing, F1, formula one, motorsport, racecar | Leave a comment »
Posted on December 31, 2014 by thatconsultantbloke
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
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A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 35 trips to carry that many people.
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Posted on December 23, 2014 by truckertoggle
The Oulton Park Spring Cup held on the 15th of April 1967 was an unusual event in that it was run to help raise money for the grand prix medical unit. It was the second of five formula one races held in England that year, one of which was the British GP. Continue reading
Filed under: F1, Forgotten Races | Tagged: 1960s, F1, F2, formula one, lotus, McLaren, Oulton Park | Leave a comment »
Posted on December 14, 2014 by driverjohn
McLaren have finally got off the fence, named their 2015 line up and claim to have the best pairing, but have they? Continue reading
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Posted on December 5, 2014 by driverjohn
The official report on Jules’ crash in Japan has resulted in some, not unexpected, nonsense on the web. Continue reading
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Posted on December 4, 2014 by driverjohn
News that McLaren have failed to decide next year’s driver line up at their board meeting today is beyond comprehension. Continue reading
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Posted on November 21, 2014 by driverjohn
Talk of having a two tier system for F1 is reviving an old idea, but not a really successful one. Continue reading
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