A special orange grandstand in Vietnam? We asked initiator Hugo Luik about his thoughts and dreams. Hugo just came off the Swiss ski piste, as he was on holidays in Europe when we called him. Actually Hugo is an expat..
In this day in the era of social media, info is quick to find but you can’t always find the whole story, so you are left to guess what happened. In that case, the old fashioned journalists are there to bring us the whole story..
There are many people behind the scenes that make sure that we can enjoy some great racing. One of them is Raz Al-Haddad. Raz and I are following each other for many years on social media and I thought it was time to have a chat with him about his work as a scrutineer so I’ve asked him 10 questions and he was kind enough to answer them.
This is a letter to my youth hero Michael Schumacher. Feared by many and hated by some, he was a true champ back in the days that I started following Formula 1. It was not always fun to watch races being fiercely dominated by him in his Ferrari, but I have so much respect for this man..
My dad was a huge motorsport fan and amateur photographer, so he took me to the races as a small boy and we visited our local track Oulton Park many times and he would pose me next to racing cars and drivers at this famous circuit near Manchester. I first picked up a camera at college in 1983..
So that was an exciting race, Valtteri Bottas won the first Grand Prix of the 2019 Formula 1 season in Melbourne, Albert Park. Who would have thought that the teammate of Lewis Hamilton took the lead after the first corner and just drove away into a safe distance from the World Champ. Now how did…