Formula Ford, Formula E cars, Formula 1 documentary, Monaco, celebrities, auctioning and growing up as a driver - in the words of Freddie Hunt. »
Two weeks ago Doug DeMuro resident funny guy in the Jalop universe made a post about Monaco being the best place in the world for car enthusiasts. Since that date my cosmic universe has been out of alignment. Although I have never been to Monaco I could not help but think he was horribly horribly wrong. »
The race will be amazing to watch. Rosberg has to prove that he is still a championship contender and cant afford to play Hamilton's bitch in his own backyard. Hamilton is super pissed that Rosberg is in front of him on the grid and will probably do anything to get the better of his pole sitting teammate. Daniel… »
Because it's fucking great. Safety-focused, as most of them have been...but extremely well-produced, great production value, tons of great footage, lots of great interviews. »
Last week I got to talk to James Hunt's son, Freddie, and his plans in the Le Mans 24 Hours. I was slightly starstruck to say the least. Sort of. »
Who else is about to stream FP3 in a couple minutes? I wish it would be on TV and not just online, but it works. I had my customary pre-broadcast cigarette and mountain dew so I'm ready to watch. »
This is the greatest weekend in autoracing, highlighted by the biggest Formula 1 event of the year. And people are chosing to turn away because of how it sounds. »
Hey, is anyone going to be sharing their feed of Monaco on Sunday? Live? Anyone? Is this thing on? »
Think of 750bhp lightweights going sideways with no runoff, think of fat slicks with not enough grip to cope, think of barricaded passageways claiming every great driver from Ascari to Senna; these were the glory days of Formula 1, these are the glory days of 2014. »
Probably most driving enthusiasts already tried to take a Street View trip on the piece of road they would once like to tackle, but got tired clicking through it. Here's an application to make a moving video. »
When you are a legend in the making - such as Ayrton Senna - powered by a Japanese company - i.e. Honda - and a Japanese entertainment company - SEGA, that is - wants to exploit your ventures, why wouldn't you want a say in it? Like designing your own race tracks.Screw Gran Turismo, screw Hermann Tilke. You need a… »
Robert Kubica showed everyone why everyone is keeping an eye on his progress in WRC. The rally started in typical manner: It was dark, there was snowfall, and nobody knew where the road would be dry and where it's slippery.
Kubica - just like everyone on slick tires - was 20 seconds faster than World Champion Sebastien… »
Here they are, all 4 manufacturers for 2014. Now I am off to finish a rather long WRC Guide & Resource article I want to release tomorrow on Oppo.
Can't wait for this season to start! »