Articles tagged Paolo

Page 17 of October 1925 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, October 1925


THE GRAND PRIX D'ITALIE. COUNT BRILLI-PERI WINS INTERNATIONAL RACE ON HIS ALFA-ROMEO. THE BUGATTI TEAM SCORES ANOTHER SUCCESS IN THE VOITURETTE CLASS. y-F,T another classic event has added laurels to the famous Alfa-Romeo cars, which now occupy the premier place among the world's fastest cars. On Sunday, September 6th, a vast concourse of 140,000 spectators were assembled at Monza, near Milan, to...

Page 6 of June 1994 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, June 1994

The month in MOTOR SPORT

APRIL Mercedes-Benz confirms that it will supply engines via Ilmor to Penske for the Indianapolis 500. Successful Formula Ford racer Roger Eccleston dies after a lengthy illness. Eccleston was particularly well-known for his exploits with a Crossle 25F in the Midlands and the North-West. Michael Schumacher takes a second straight F1 win in the Pacific GP at TI. Pole-winner Ayrton Senna retires in...

Page 20 of January 2012 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, January 2012

Marco Simoncelli, 1987-2011

Marco Simoncelli wasn’t your average 21st century MotoGP rider. He was a throwback to the old days: scruffy and wild, always determined to barge his way to the front, never mind who was in front of him. The tall, ambling Italian approached his sport with a gladiatorial swagger, convinced that it’s as much about the battle as it is about the lap time. “The fight is the most beautiful thing about...

Page 5 of October 1993 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, October 1993

Crime and punishment

Increasingly, it seems that there is need for a formally structured disciplinary code in motor racing, where the participants, whether professional or amateur, are at risk enough without some of the extraordinary episodes that have occurred during the past few months. Ironically, and unforgivably, some of the worst examples of apparent recklessness have been seen at the very pinnacle of the sport...

Page 91 of January 2013 archive issue thumbnail Page 91, January 2013

Collage of art & design

A new Ferrari exhibition pays tribute to a master of Italian automotive styling. The late Sergio Pininfarina was never afraid to experiment with both function and unforgettable form By Damien Smith The night before the opening of 'The great Ferraris of Sergio Pininfarina' exhibition in Maranello, Luca di Montezemolo launched his political manifesto for social change in Italy. The Ferrari...

Page 83 of November 1983 archive issue thumbnail Page 83, November 1983

Veteran Edwardian Vintage

The Ford V8 as a Racing Car A Remarkable Facet of Between-Wars Indianapolis History The Ford Motor Company has won so many races and other competition events that it is permissible to look back on an ambitious racing effort that did not come off. In this context, although it is sometimes thought that Ford had to turn to motor racing and rallying in order to live down the reputation of a utility-...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



Sign up to our newsletters
The latest news, straight to your inbox – click below to sign up to the newsletter list.



The Motor Sport App
Carry Motor Sport with you, wherever you go. On iOS, Android and Kindle.


Noticed a mistake on this page?

Tell Us About It