Last Sunday the Red Bull Soapbox Race returned to Alexandra Palace in London two years since the event last passed through the capital. I was lucky enough to be able to get tickets to go and see the madness along with 20,000 other spectators. 67 teams from all across the UK entered the fastest soapbox course of the year in a bid to send their homemade karts down to victory, or in many cases, their doom. Continue Reading
I am aware that it is mid January so this list is a tad late but these are the nine cars that I am most looking forward too seeing in 2015. Continue Reading
Ferrari 458 Speciale Aperta
Its been a busy few weeks at Ferrari. Hot off the heels of their new F60 America (built to celebrate 60 years of Ferrari in America), they have released this. The brand new Ferrari 458 Speciale Aperta, or Speciale A for easier pronunciation. Only 499 will be made with a whopping £228,682 price tag. Continue Reading
Now, I am not a keen Motorsport enthusiast, I hold my hands up and admit this. I am the type of person who will watch motor racing crash compilations on YouTube. However there is one type of motorsport that I find myself getting more and more enthralled in. The BTCC (British Touring Car Championship) is in my opinion; a fast, action packed racing series. Now I’m sure that F1 fanatics will argue that F1 is more advanced and is more popular and that’s all very well and good. But for me, F1 just seems a bit tame. But that’s just me. Anyway, the reason I bring the BTCC to your attention is the fact that a new team has been announced for the 2015 season. With the 2014 seasoning finishing in typical dramatic fashion a few weeks ago, this announcement has been timed perfectly.