Articles tagged German GP

Page 54 of April 1997 archive issue thumbnail Page 54, April 1997

de Portago

Few playboys lived as hard as Spanish marquis `Fon' de Portago — or drove as fast. Doug Nye on how Ferrari's most dashing driver earned Enzo's respect For any who admire the days when drivers were fat and tyres were skinny, the name `Fon' de Portago will have particular resonance. Not because he was tubby - another Fangio or Gonzalez; far from it but because his name stands tall among those who...

Page 72 of January 2009 archive issue thumbnail Page 72, January 2009

Lunch with... John Watson

‘Wattie’ was always quick on track, but he was no politician off it, which could be why he didn’t enjoy more success in F1 – and why he remains Britain’s most underrated GP driver By Simon Taylor Here’s a man who was Britain’s top Formula 1 driver for six consecutive seasons. A man who scored two of the greatest from-back-to-front victories in F1 history, and in his best year came oh-so-close to...

Page 8 of September 1992 archive issue thumbnail Page 8, September 1992

No Stopping Mansell

Champion-elect equals Senna's eight-in-a-season victory record ”I’m not designed to finish second or third. I am designed to win." Well, though he's said that in the past, Ayrton Senna didn't win in Germany. Not on the track, anyway. But as far as underlining his brilliance when he forgets about the occasional questionable manoeuvre, he won handsome personal victory as he finished second to the...



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Ultimate Porsche: The Most Ruthless Racer Ever Built



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