June 2012


June 2012 back issue

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The month in motor sport
Toyota forced to miss WEC debut,
and more uncertainty at Group Lotus

Events of the month
Indycars and the ALMS at Long Beach

Roebuck’s reflections
Another Rosberg etches their name
into the roster of F1 history

Dispatches
Historic F1 cars to make Estoril
return for Portuguese season finale

On two wheels
The partnership between Norton and
Cosworth in the ’70s wasn’t a success

The US Scene
What the future holds for the
innovative Delta Wing after Le Mans

Desirables
Team gear past and present

Letters
Mike Thackwell in US visa drama

Sidetracked
Building the BRM replicas for Ron
Howard’s new Formula 1 film Rush

Historic scene
The problems faced by drivers who
want to race their historic karts

Auctions
Ayrton Senna’s Toleman is up for sale
at Silverstone Auctions on May 16

Book reviews
Tony Brooks’ autobiography and the
story behind race car builder Dallara

You were there
1950s shots of Grand Prix machines
from circuits all over the UK

Doug Nye
The famous 1908 Grand Prix Itala that
was found in a pub shed in the 1930s

Parting shot
Jim Clark hits the barriers in the 1964
BARC 200 meeting at Aintree

The story of 1962
Their breakthrough year: Graham
Hill vs Jim Clark and BRM vs Lotus

Missing Stirling Moss
Stirling Moss in a Ferrari? It was his
future – before Easter Monday ’62…

The collection
The first of a new series looking at
treasures of Donington’s GP museum

Le Mans: the birth of Hybrids
The WEC is entering a new era of
hybrid technology invention

Lunch with... Tony Southgate
The designer who shaped cars that won
Grands Prix, Indy 500 and Le Mans

Dino 206SP
The small-scale Ferrari that was
ham-strung by industrial strife

Thierry Boutsen
The three-time Grand Prix winner
from Belgium who beat Ayrton Senna

Tony Brooks’ race debut
An exclusive extract from the
great racer’s new autobiography

Ecurie Ecosse z4 RACER
The Scottish team hopes its new BMW
Z4 will fast-track its return to Le Mans

Road cars
A flying car that might just work;
BMW’s latest 320d is put to the tes