The ex-BAR and Honda chief mechanic on what life is like when things go wrong in the F1 pitlane
Paul Fearnley looks back at the street circuits that hosted Formula 1′s former US Grands Prix
Nigel Roebuck looks back on Watkins Glen in 1979 and Gilles Villeneuve’s peerless performance
Nigel Roebuck on his childhood hero, ’50s hard charger Jean Behra
Roebuck from the archives: Nigel talks about Nigel Mansell’s relationship with the press, for better or worse
Paul Fearnley looks at how Sebastian Vettel stacks up against the first driver to win four straight World Championships – Juan Manuel Fangio
Simon Arron looks back on the 2010 race in Abu Dhabi and Sebastian Vettel clinching his first of four World Championships
Damien Smith previews the December issue of Motor Sport and our cover story – an exclusive interview with Nelson Piquet
Simon Arron looks back at the first Indian Grand Prix in 2011. The result may have been predictable, but the traffic wasn’t.
Roebuck from the archives: the 1983 title decider between Piquet, Prost and Arnoux.
Paul Fearnley looks back at Japan’s Formula 1 title deciders. There were none more famous than that of the 1976 season with James Hunt and Niki Lauda
Simon Arron remembers Kimi Räikkönen’s victory from 18th on the grid.
The racing dentist sits down with Roebuck, Cruickshank and Widdows to talk 1950s GP racing, Stirling Moss and F1 today.
The warnings had been fairly bleak. The circuit, we were told, wasn’t so much in the middle of nowhere as …
Dear Nigel, Next March will mark the 40th anniversary of Peter Revson’s death while testing his Shadow F1 car in …
Dear Nigel, I’d like your opinion on the 1977 F1 season, in particular the deteriorating relationship between Niki Lauda and …
Dear Nigel, Knowing that you are a good friend of Chris Amon I have often wondered whether he has ever …
Late to the party again, I have only just seen Ron Howard’s Hunt-Lauda biopic, Rush. I enjoyed it very much. …
Late in the afternoon of November 22 1963, I was stopped by a policeman and reprimanded for riding my bike…
“I get disappointed when I hear about modern racing drivers not having any interest in the past,” said Sir Jackie Stewart when he came into the office to edit the December 2011 issue of Motor Sport. “The one thing about history, and the one thing about knowing a bit of it, is that you learn from it”. Not only that, but the sight of Grand Prix machines tackling the old Nürburgring and Spa circuits is enough to get most of us hooked on the sport for good. Motor Sport has always delved into interesting stories from the past and although the magazine looks to the future, it constantly keeps an eye on F1 history.