Rob Widdows

Rob was brought up on racing, being taken to Goodwood as a small child and devouring his father’s copies of Motor Sport. During a career in newspaper, radio and TV journalism he created the ‘Track Torque’ motorsport show on radio and was IndyCar commentator for Eurosport before co-founding the Festival of Speed and Revival events.

Latest articles from Motor Sport online

Visiting the Nuvolari museum

8th January 2015

Among the pictures on my office walls are two of Tazio Nuvolari. I look across...

Mechanics' tales: Bob Dance

15th December 2014

When you think of the Lotus Grand Prix team, the ‘real one’, as us oldies like...

Bentley celebrates first full GT3 season

1st December 2014

“We must keep pushing, push even further now that we are the target, now that...

Mechanics' tales: Paul Haigh

21st November 2014

Our mechanic’s tale this week comes from a man who started work in the pitlane...

Mechanics' tales: Dave Redding

24th October 2014

Dave Redding is part of the Formula 1 furniture and living proof that talent...

Mechanics' tales: Kerry Adams

3rd October 2014

“Can we talk later on this afternoon?” he says. “I’m a bit tied up right now,...


Latest articles from the Motor Sport Archive

Patrick's paternal flame

30th January 2015

Goodwood Festival of Speed

15th January 2015

Go with the Blow

15th January 2015

The man that time forgot

14th January 2015


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