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

Mechanics' tales: Royce Calder

19th September 2014

You don’t have to venture far along the pitlane to find a Kiwi. Ever since...

Mechanics' tales: Alastair Gibson

29th August 2014

This week we meet a mechanic who became a sculptor. Having packed away his much...

Mechanics' tales: Jo Ramírez

15th August 2014

The first in our new series of mechanics’ tales comes from a man who worked his...

Tales from mechanics

30th July 2014

“These men were the best in their profession. Through all the years we worked...

Still in love with Le Mans

11th July 2014

“I love this place,” he grins as we look out over the pits towards the huge...

Purley's LEC lives

20th June 2014

A long-forgotten, but much treasured, Grand Prix car will make its first run in...


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A perfect period drama

19th December 2014

Oris Rally Clásico

17th December 2014

Middle Eastern promise

3rd October 2014


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