In praise of the GT1 World Championship

Where can you watch Audis racing against Mercedes, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches, BMWs, Aston Martins, Fords and McLarens? The answer is the GT1 World Championship. Every wet dream is represented in this who’s who of sportscar manufacturers. Fantasy machinery battles wheel-to-wheel in GT1 like no other series. The GT1 World Championship is not without its critics, […]

Dark times for British motorsport?

At the top of the tree, British motorsport has a lot to cheer about. If the British-based Red Bull Racing isn’t dominant, McLaren are on a resurgence. This weekend in Melbourne, Lewis Hamilton took pole position. Jenson Button took the victory. But nearer the bottom, things don’t seem to be quite as rosy. I have […]

What’s happened to all the racing?

I have noticed that Britain will be losing a lot of top international motor racing next year. The calendars for the World Series by Renault, the World Touring Car Championship and the GT1 World Championship all omit British rounds that had been regulars before. I am not too fussed about the WTCC. But I was considering […]