Damien Smith

Damien spent two spells as editor of Motor Sport – at nine issues, his first was short. The second was longer, rejoining in 2007 until 2015. Between he spent two years as editor-in-chief of Autosport, a magazine he first joined in 1996. During his time on the weekly, Damien covered everything from club racing to Formula 1, via Formula 3000 and sports car racing.

Latest articles from Motor Sport online

From Jim Clark to Formula E

2nd July 2015

Our latest issue, featuring a flashback to Jim Clark’s astonishing 1965 season...

Piquet wins Formula E title in London

29th June 2015

“Have I won the championship?” asked Nelson Piquet Jr seconds after crossing...

How to run Formula 1

4th June 2015

My Matters of Moment column in the July issue of Motor Sport includes a few...

The greatest show on earth

30th April 2015

The countdown is on. As I write, there are just 45 days to go until the 83rd Le...

Another new start at Silverstone

6th March 2015

In Motor Sport this month, Grand Prix editor Mark Hughes addresses the ‘big...

Nissan's radical Le Mans attack

2nd February 2015

I like this time of year. New racing cars break cover, their teams and drivers...


Latest articles from the Motor Sport Archive

We need to talk about Kevin

28th August 2015

Matters of moment

28th August 2015

Matters of moment

6th August 2015


22nd July 2015

Road to tradition

6th July 2015

Matters of moment

3rd July 2015



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