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jack brabham Discussed on Motor Sport Magazine Podcast
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43: Gordon Murray: "As an F1 car designer I was always looking for an unfair advantage. I still am..."
This weekâ€™s guest on Beyond The Grid is renowned as one of F1â€™s great innovators and technical brains â€“ perhaps the best. In a 20-year Grand Prix racing career this blue-sky thinker was responsible for introducing such things as tyre warmers, mid-race fuel stops and the ingenious Brabham fan car â€“ not to mention a host of championship-winning machines and the acclaimed McLaren F1 road car. Itâ€™s an amazing resume â€“ especially given Gordon Murray arrived in the UK from his native South Africa in the late Sixties with not much more than a dream to work in motor racing. So sit back and enjoy hearing the back stories behind some of the best cars in F1 history, anecdotes about working with Bernie Ecclestone at Brabham, fascinating insight into the design process, and what it was like to engineer some of the quickest drivers everâ€¦
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John Hogan: Motor Sport magazine podcast
John Hogan was the man who oversaw Marlboro's involvement with Formula 1 for 30 years, from McLaren to Ferrari, James Hunt to Ayrton Senna, and counts both Ron Dennis and Bernie Ecclestone as friends.So we joined him at CSM, where he still acts as consultant to look back.Plus, he explains why McLaren didn't sign Gilles Villeneuve, why McLaren picked Hunt over Jacky Ickx, how Dennis took control â€“ and then lost Marlboro backing, and much, much more.
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Roger Penske: Royal Automobile Club Talk Show
The Roger Penske Royal Automobile Club Talk Show took place at the Royal Automobile Club in Pall Mall, London. Motor Sport editor Joe Dunn joins staff writer Samarth Kanal as we talk to The Captain about his incredible career as the boss of one of the greatest racing teams ever.Topics covered include the loss of Mark Donohue; the incredible 2018 season that delivered the Indy 500, NASCAR Cup Series and the team's 500th win; the team's legacy as the last American F1 team to have won a grand prix and more; the 'Beast' and more...