Memories from 2015

Memories from 2015

  “In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein As I reflect on 2015, I am beginning to think that Mr Einstein was on to something here. I first stumbled across these words on a cold and dark February evening. I am on doctor-ordered bed rest, bored out of my mind and the howling … Continue reading

TEN FACTS: Toro Rosso in numbers

TEN FACTS: Toro Rosso in numbers

Literally translating as Red Bull in Italian, Toro Rosso’s affiliations were unquestionable from the very start. On the 25th November 2005, the name was first chosen by new team boss Dietrich Mateschitz after purchasing the Minardi squad from Australian millionaire Paul Stoddart. Since then, Scuderia Toro Rosso has become a force for good by promoting some of … Continue reading

Felix Rosenqvist, Macau’s double winner

Felix Rosenqvist, Macau’s double winner

The Macau Grand Prix is a must-win for any junior driver, irrespective of experience or future aims. There is a feeling to the event that is undeniably classic in aura. Set in one of China’s administrative regions amid a backdrop of apartments and skyscrapers, it is the Far East’s Monaco, famous for its narrow twists … Continue reading

THE STATS, FR3.5 EDITION: Sainz vs Rowland

THE STATS, FR3.5 EDITION: Sainz vs Rowland

I arrived at the Circuit de Paul Ricard which is playing host to the eighth and penultimate round of the Formula Renault 3.5 championship. The sweltering sun is casting a light glaze on the new, purpose-built media centre. A humdrum of activity befalls the circuit in time for an eventful weekend. The 2014 FR3.5 championship continues … Continue reading