Racing is done on track but you don’t always know exactly what is happening. In that case there are legends that bring the racing to you through the speaker. Commentators, often unsung heroes. They have to know..
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.
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..