Articles tagged Michael Bleekemolen

Page 93 of June 2011 archive issue thumbnail Page 93, June 2011

The go-to guy

F1, Champ Car, GTs, historics - if you need a driver in a hurry, Roberto Moreno has always been ready to give it everything. And he's still got the fire...By Rob Widdows In America they called him 'supersub'. Super he may be, but he is so much more than a substitute. When Roberto Pupo Moreno left his home in Brazil he was still a teenager and had never raced a car. His mother promised to keep his...

Page 62 of February 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 62, February 2010

Lunch with... Desiré Wilson

The talented South African remains the only woman ever to have won an F1 race. But she’s never thought of herself in those terms – she’s just a racing driverBy Simon Taylor Redoubtable females run like a thread through motor sport history, from Camille du Gast to Danica Patrick, from Kay Petre to Christabel Carlisle. But only two have raced in World Championship Grands Prix. Maria-Teresa de...

Page 70 of March 2001 archive issue thumbnail Page 70, March 2001

Getting the bad brakes

He never got the GP win he deserved, but what niggles him more, this tough racer tells Adam Cooper, is a mysterious near-miss at the outset of his career Derek Warwick contested 147 Grand Prix in a long career, but never quite managed to win one. He came close a few times, notably when a suspension breakage stopped his Renault at Rio in 1984. However, long before he made it to Fl, a potential...

Page 52 of October 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 52, October 1977

The Dutch Grand Prix

Zandvoort, August 28th The Motor Racing scene in Holland is simple and straight-forward compared with some countries, there is but one circuit, the Grand Prix always takes place there and it doesn't change too much, so everyone turns up at the seaside resort of Zandvoort in a fairly happy frame of mind. Taking a lead from the British GP the Dutch organisers seeded out the "rabbits" from the entry...

Page 72 of November 1978 archive issue thumbnail Page 72, November 1978

United States (East) Grand Prix

Not a Lotus Day Watkins Glen, October 1st The United States Grand Prix, held at Watkins Glen, used to be one of the newer events on the calendar, starting in 1961 after trial events had been held on the Sebring airfield and at Riverside in California. Now in its eighteenth year at Watkins Glen the United States race is well established, though it does not seem to have developed the character of a...

Page 18 of January 2004 archive issue thumbnail Page 18, January 2004

New Zandvoort fesitival

Organisers of a major new historic festival at Zandvoort have pledged to gather all surviving winning cars and drivers from grands prix held at the Dutch circuit for the event's headline feature in September. This seaside venue hosted the Dutch Grand Prix between 1948-85, the last of which was won by Niki Lauda in a McLaren MP4/2B. Zandvoort's Historic Race Festival will take place over the...


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Ford vs Ferrari: The Le Mans '66 Film Special



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