Goodwood Revival – 2016

This year marked my third visit to the iconic classic motor sport festival that is The Goodwood Revival. The 3-day event attracts some of the best, and costliest, historic racing motor cars and bikes in the world. They compete around the famous Goodwood Circuit in a series of different races. Each year the Revival celebrates a historic event […]

Silverstone Classic 2016 in pictures…..

Look at the Silverstone Classic website and you’ll be greeted by a banner that describes the 3 day event in July as – ”The world’s biggest motor racing festival”. And it really is hard to argue with that claim – the first day this year saw a staggering 14 qualifying sessions take place with drivers […]

‘Innovation’ – something to be embraced and enjoyed no matter when it happened…

We have a DAB radio in our kitchen and I was watching my wife changing the station she was listening to using the remote control. To her the remote control is a bit of a waste of time as she keeps it on top of the radio, and doesn’t really value the function in life […]

Shelsley Walsh – Classic Nostalgia….

This year is the 111th anniversary year of Shelsley Walsh, the oldest motorsport venue still in operation in the world, and it has been marked with a return visit by a very special car and driver during the Classic Nostalgia event last weekend. Back in 1936 Hans Stuck piloted a V16 Auto Union Grand Prix car […]

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 in pictures….

A return to Chichester last weekend for my seventh year covering the Goodwood Festival of Speed and it didn’t disappoint – apart from the weather that is! Some fairly heavy rainfall the week preceding the event had made the ground pretty wet and that combined with a heavy footfall in the event and cars using the […]