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Book Review: Die Formel 1 Spricht Deutsche by Rainer Schlegelmlich and Ralf Bach

“Die Formel 1 Spricht Deutsche” (translated: ‘Formula 1 speaks German’) is one of my favorite Rainer Schlegelmilch titles. While it isn’t the usual large size coffee table hardcover dustjacket form...

DVD Review: The Official Tribute to Senna

Having spotted an Amalgam McLaren MP4/4 diecast in Hong Kong on a recent visit, I was inspired to dig up my old copy of The Official Tribute to Senna. This is a 2 disc DVD compilation of various Senna documentaries – The ...


Book Review: Ayrton Senna by Paolo d’Alessio

Some of you may be familiar with the photography of Paolo d’Alessio. His book ‘Ayrton Senna’ is part of a series of his books under the Italian publisher Gribaudo that also includes titles on Gilles Villeneuve, MIchael Schumach...

Book Review: Mario Andretti Photo Album by Peter Nygaard

No surprise that recent media interviews leading up to the US Grand Prix are reaching for former world champions with US ties like Jacques Villeneuve and of course the legendary Mario Andretti. Over the years, I have collected ...


Book Review: Postcards from Detroit by Roger Hart

With this weekend’s upcoming return of the United States Grand Prix to the F1 calendar in Austin, its interesting to reflect on previous eras of US GPs with Indianapolis in the early 2000s, Watkins Glen in the 70s and of course...

Book Review: Ferrari Formula 1 by Rainer Schlegelmilch

A few months ago, I reviewed Rainer Schlegelmilch’s little Ferrari book “F1errari”.  One of Rainier’s earlier Ferrari books is Ferrari Formula 1. There are 2 editions of this book, one with a cover of Schumacher in the 1996 F31...