Articles tagged Niguarda Hospital in Milan

Page 19 of December 2014 archive issue thumbnail Page 19, December 2014

Reflections with Nigel Roebuck

The Bianchi accident, Montjuich Park 1975, Vettel and Alonso In the hours following Jules Bianchi’s accident, several moments and conversations came back to me, one of them with Martin Brundle at Suzuka in 1995, in which he recalled the Japanese Grand Prix a year earlier. In appalling conditions – worse even than those at this year’s race – Brundle’s McLaren flew off the road at the Dunlop Curve...

Page 20 of August 1998 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, August 1998


Lotus 79 If ever you were a Lotus fan Goodwood brought it all back. In the paddock, for example, were a pair of Lotus 25s, both ex-Clark, and at the Brooks auction were several items from Jimmy's career, including a letter to And Ferguson, written shortly before the 1963 British Grand Prix. He won the race, of course, en route to his first World Championship, and the car in the question – chassis...

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Nigel Roebuck

Reflections – A meeting with Jim France at Goodwood – Cheever on Prost and the pity of GP Masters – Ronnie Peterson’s final race weekend What a pleasure it was, in the drivers’ enclosure at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, to meet Jim France, the executive vice-president of NASCAR, and son of the legendary Bill. Quietly spoken and charming, France has long had a passion for sports car racing, and...

Page 40 of March 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, March 2010

We go back a long way...

From spectating as a fan to reporting on Grands Prix, our Editor-in-Chief had a lengthy association with Team LotusBy Nigel Roebuck The name of Lotus, absent since 1994, returns to Formula 1 this year, and if that name is all it shares with its legendary forbear still I think it something to celebrate, not least because Jarno Trulli and Heikki Kovalainen, good men both, have survived the shake-...


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