Articles tagged SAM SMITH

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"It just keeps on giving"

Motor Sport was offered an exclusive opportunity to try Audi’s 2014 Le Mans-winning R18. Your chauffeur? Harry Tincknell, who scored an eye-catching class victory on his Sarthe debut Writer: Sam Smith Mid-August, Italy. Shutdown. The towns and cities have emptied, their citizens headed for the Adriatic. Bronzed tourists line up, sardine-like, and bake on the scorched beaches of Riccione. A few...

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Born close to London but based in Belgium, Adam Cooper isn’t quite as itinerant as Jonathan Williams, the unsung former Ferrari driver to whom he pays affectionate tribute on page 98. James Mitchell has been busy of late, photographing Lunch With... – his regular gig – and accompanying Mark Hughes to Piero Ferrari’s office for this month’s exclusive interview. Once a teenage ‘gofer’ for Colin...

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Lance Stroll

The youngest member of Ferrari’s Driver Academy isn’t quite 16. Sam Smith spoke to a teenager who’s already making waves A spectacularly quick young Canadian at Maranello? We’ve been here before... But while the legend of Gilles Villeneuve arguably grows by the year, a relatively unknown 15-year-old from Montréal is hoping to continue that unforgettable legacy. Spotted by a Ferrari talent scout...

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Alexander Sims

Sam Smith meets a new racing breed – a driver who’s fast, versatile... and fascinated by a potentially electric future It was Patrick Head who once said that racing drivers are like light bulbs. “You just screw one in and then replace him with another when he’s done.” If you were to follow such brutal wisdom nowadays, you might be interested in meeting Alexander Sims. The 25-year-old is very much...

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With great power comes great responsibility

Martin Donnelly is one of a pool of former racers who have been called on to become F1 driver stewards. After the Korean GP he offered some insight into the pressures of calling the shots By Sam Smith Since the start of 2010 an ex-Formula 1 driver has joined the permanent race stewards to help call the shots, and in Korea it was Martin Donnelly's turn. It's the third such appointment for the...


January 2020
Racing Rivalries: The 25 most explosive battles between drivers, teams, cars... and families.



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