March 2013


March 2013 back issue

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Gulf Collection  

The blue and orange Gulf Oils livery is perhaps the most famous in motor racing, thanks to the glorious John Wyer Ford GT40s and Porsche 917s of the 1960s and early ’70s.  

 

Nigel’s dream season  

The modern F1 calendar is always a hot topic of conversation, not least for 2013 as the FIA has dallied to confirm the final dates. 

 

Rob Huff  

Britain’s latest World Champion racing driver.  

 

March 701 test  

The first F1 car built by new constructor March in 1970. March was co-founded by future FIA president Max Mosley and designer Robin Herd among others and would become one of the most prolific builders of racing cars during the 1970s and ’80s.  

 

Lord Drayson’s electric racer  

We meet Lord Paul Drayson, the former government minister and racing enthusiast, to discuss his groundbreaking new project: an all-electric Le Mans-style racing car.  

 

Lunch with… Adrian Reynard  

This charismatic engineer became one of Britain’s most successful racing car constructors during the 1980s.  

 

Donington memorabilia 

The latest in our series of memorabilia from the circuit’s GP Collection 

 

Private View 

Our ‘Your Were There’ special, featuring the best of our readers’ personal photographs that have been submitted to us.  

 

Race to Recovery’s Land Rover challenge  

We join a group of ex-soldiers, all of whom have survived terrible injuries sustained in active service, as they prepare for a huge motor sport challenge.  

 

John Barnard and Parnelli Jones  

Barnard is a British racing car designer who is best known as the architect of McLaren’s great successes of the 1980s.