January 19, 2021

Can-Am footage shows McLaren’s racing soul

Motorsport.tv subscribers can watch the full episode here and it’s well worth checking out because it’s about one of the greatest race teams in history.Bruce McLaren was a very good Formula 1 driver and an excellent Can-Am driver, at a time when a contender who possessed a broad range of engineering smarts and great feedback could take his car to the next level of …Keep reading …

Kevin Magnussen set to race Ganassi Cadillac in IMSA

Motorsport.com has learned that the 28-year-old Dane will be one of the full-time drivers in Ganassi’s single Cadillac DPi-V.R entry in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, a program confirmed last week.Magnussen’s future has been the subject of much speculation since he announced his departure from the Haas F1 team last month and his father Jan Magnussen, the former sportscar …Keep reading …

Remembering Michele Alboreto: F1 ace, Le Mans winner and good man

Michele Alboreto was not someone who became interested in racing only once he was involved. He was like you or I – a pure fan – long before he became a driver, and each year he’d make the 45min journey from home in Milan to Monza for the Italian Grand Prix. In 1970, he was left tearful on witnessing Jochen Rindt’s fatal accident in practice, then felt the exhilaration 24 hours later as …Keep reading …