With the Formula One season already underway, Williams Racing and its title sponsor MARTINI have teamed up with Airbnb to give a fan and their guest the chance to spend a once-in-a-lifetime night at the Williams Martini Racing garage. Continue Reading
9am. Think crisp cold morning with a steaming coffee in hand. Sitting in the grandstand overlooking turn 1, there are less than other F1 fans at this time in the morning. When the cars start to exit the pit lane and approach the first corner, you can hear the cars being sucked to the road as they brake and downshift.
5:45pm. The sun is setting and I have a beer in hand. Cars are still running, trying to squeeze in valuable laps before the session finishes at 6pm. By now, you recognise the different tones of the engines and the sound of the aero. You can guess who is coming before they arrive.
Visit Barcelona for F1 testing. It’s beyond worth it.
With the French Grand Prix confirmed at Paul Ricard in 2018, the race centre is well worth a look. Situated alongside the Mistral Straight at Paul Ricard, the SRO Race Centre by MMC provides historic car owners with a hub from which to enjoy their cars in a stress-free environment… Continue Reading
Pirelli 2017 calendar is shot entirely in black and white by photographer Peter Lindbergh. The German photographer has labelled it “emotional,” stating that he aimed to “not shoot a calendar about perfect bodies but to capture the sensitivity and emotion, laying bare the souls of the women in the image, rendering more naked than a nude.” Continue Reading
Along with the the new aerodynamic regulation changes, next year’s cars will lower lap times by around three seconds compared to 2016. The full range of wider 2017 tyres (including new tread patterns that will feature on their intermediate and wet compounds) were unveiled on Thusday in the Yas Marina paddock.