Category Archives: Motor sport

As Sky Sports’ new Formula 1 channel goes live, we wonder – why were people so upset?

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The teamwork lessons which business can learn from sport

Sport has takenĀ a lot of lessons from business over recent years, but an event this week has convinced us thatĀ business could learn more from sport.

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Crashes, broken arm and a spectator fainting – the opening night of midget car racing in Wales

As Newport speedway prepares to add car racing to its programme for 2012, Andy Weltch looks back at the history of four-wheeled competition in Welsh stadiums.

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Small cars are a big hit

Our love of small, old cars is no secret, so it was no surprise to find us the National Microcar Rally recently. Here’s our belated photo record of the event.

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Speedway teams splutter in the social media race

Which British speedway teams take the chequered flag in the social media stakes, and which clubs fail to get away from the starting tapes?

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You don’t need 3D glasses – but rose-tinted ones might help!

Guest post by TV motor racing commentator Richard John Neil on his latest venture – a niche publication on old-time oval track motor sport.

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Hello campers! The enduring appeal of the VW bus

Plenty of old vehicles have their devotees, but there can’t be many to beat the appeal of the Volkswagen Camper – as we found out at a recent event in South Wales.

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Brits abroad – in old cars

The British abroad may not enjoy the best of reputations, if tabloid tales of boozing and fighting are to be believed. But tours and rallies involving Brits and their classic cars really do earn the UK some kudos among our … Continue reading

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Classic car events deserve praise

Congratulations go to the organisers of two recent classic car events which we attended – both were great days out, and both raised money for charity.

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BT goes crowdsourcing again – time to vote ‘bubble’

The BT couple, Jane and Adam, want your help again – this time you’re asked to choose their wedding car.

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