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My very first car was a grey Alfa Romeo Alfasud, which I got in 1987. But, in our family, all cars were for sale –…
We’re involved in racing because there’s that element of competition. But there’s that desire to push yourself beyond the natural comfort zone and the boundaries…
It was not until I started racing for car manufacturers that I found a car I could really get attached to. I am the son…
I just feel we are extremely lucky that when we wake up, we get to go to work and do something we love. Honestly, we…
I try to get away from the pits as quickly as I can. I speak to my engineer when I get out of the car,…
I have been waiting to win a world championship since 1985. I’ve had three cracks at a world title – in karting, I finished third…
Especially with sports cars, when you have got so many cars on the track with various degrees of competitiveness, then something will happen. It’s the…
I clipped a Ferrari, hit the gravel trap at a fair old speed, which lifted the car up into the barrier, and then rolled a…
As a driver you enjoy winning races, and if you win in the easiest way possible, fine, but in reality we all remember the fights…
The main factors in terms of how tiring a season can be are governed by the number of races and the length of time between…
What I like is when you can hear the heart and soul of music and can feel the energy coming out of it, because that’s…
I have been listening to sport and watching sport on the BBC since I was a tiny boy.
It is hard to be number one, and it is even harder to stay there because everyone is trying to knock you off the top.
I don’t do much driving – about 5,000-6,000 miles a year. And most of that is to the airport and to the racing circuits.
I think music can really affect people’s emotions and, when I am about to get into a race car, I definitely listen to music with…
When it’s wet, you’re much more tense on the steering wheel, you have to dance with the throttle and the brakes more. Each lap is…
To be a racing driver it’s essential you have very good eyesight, and that’s especially relevant at night. Your senses are heightened, you’re travelling over…
I think that texting and driving is a 100 percent no-go. I think it should be banned everywhere because you cannot be focused on looking…
My motto is to do everything absolutely flat out and to the best of your ability.
The most dangerous part of the race is early evening and especially early morning. It’s the twilight zone. Either you’re going into darkness and the…
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