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

Bentley's win on home soil

30th May 2014

The Bentley Boys are back on top and boy, what a weekend it was to notch up the...

Renault at Silverstone

16th May 2014

“It’s very special, the 50th British Grand Prix at Silverstone, and it’s going...

"Did you ever meet him?"

30th April 2014

“Did you ever meet him?” This is a question I am often asked. Almost every...

Russia getting ready for GP

29th April 2014

Three abreast, a Lamborghini, a Ferrari and a Maserati disappear over the crest...

Goodwood gearing up for Members' Meeting

24th March 2014

The Goodwood gardeners have been busy. Ahead of next weekend’s new event at the...

Allan McNish on the WEC and F1

14th March 2014

I asked him if he thinks sports car racing is on its way back to the glory days...


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Hits and near-misses

7th July 2014


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Watson on Prost

7th July 2014


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The history man

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