A car design odyssey: Part two
How Surtees became champion
If you were writing a treatment for a Grand Prix movie aimed at a domestic audience, it might go something like this: two British World Champions in their blue-blooded...
Riding with Ogier
For a moment I think I must have dropped into a parallel universe. This doesn’t happen in the dimension that I know. It’s wet and the car is pirouetting pretty much in its own length...
Driving a Singer
It’s the quilted lining in the engine bay. You pull the release, saunter round to the back of the car, lift the lid and there it is. Like a drill bit in a jewellery box. An internal combustion engine...
The wonder of titanium
You see, when I saw that Andrew and Dan were changing the name of DriveNation to The Intercooler, and hence rebranding it from DN to […]
With Moss on the Mille Miglia
A decade ago, Andrew Frankel took Sir Stirling Moss and Norman Dewis back to Brescia, to the place where they risked their lives to prove that disc brakes worked