Looks are subjective, which is what makes livery launch season a wonderful time to argue with your mates. Some like black wheels, some – like me – hate them. Some want big and bright, others prefer subtle and simply. Some like pineapple on pizza, wait, that's a seperate debate... … [Read more...] about Ranked: The 2020 Supercars liveries
Across the ages, constructors have produced cars that proved to be disappointing title challengers, or were minnow teams that were never expected to challenge for victory, yet they have still managed to steal a surprise win – whether through good luck or circumstance. … [Read more...] about Ranked! Top 10 worst F1 cars to win a grand prix
But he just could not shake Rathmann’s similar Watson-Offy run by Ken Paul, so was more than happy to ease back on occasion, and give his tires a 'rest'. The result was that over the second half of the race, this pair swapped the lead 14 times! However, Ward's tire-nursing tactics went out the window when Rathmann received word via pitboard that Thomson had got a second wind and was catching the pair of them: that meant both leaders were obliged to run a hotter pace – and to the detriment of their rubber. … [Read more...] about The top Indianapolis 500s ranked: Andretti, Foyt, Mears and more
Hulme, the closest challenger to Lotus that day, was already out. So, when Hill retired, Clark crossed the line at the end of lap 59 just 3.7s behind new leader Brabham, having overtaken John Surtees (Honda). Clark was on Brabham's tail the next time through and was 1.5s ahead at the end of lap 61, apparently on his way to a famous win before being cruelly denied. … [Read more...] about Ranked! The legendary Jim Clark’s top 10 performances
After the disappointment of being thwarted by Michael Schumacher and Benetton for the previous two seasons, Schumacher’s move to Ferrari opened the door for Damon Hill to have a clear run at the title. The FW18 had a trick diffuser, and was the weapon he craved, winning 12 of the 16 races, with upstart new teammate Jacques Villeneuve pushing him hardest. Newey would leave the team before the end of the season, bound for McLaren, but not before designing the FW19 – which took Villeneuve to the title the following year. … [Read more...] about Top 10: Adrian Newey’s best racing car designs – ranked!