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Articles by Andy Hallbery

Andy Hallbery

Andy has been the editor of both Autosport and RACER magazines. Today he is a freelance writer and contributor to Official FIA yearbooks as well as being involved with his own book projects.

Suzuka 1990 Prost and Senna

Video: Five Suzuka classic moments

Suzuka in Japan throws up a million memories. It is an event looked forward to by most – drivers especially. Controversy, emotion, incidents, and a fantastic circuit. That’s Suzuka. (Image: Cahier Archive)

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It’s not the name, it’s the genes. Meet David Brabham

Image: Paddy McGrath, Speedhunters.com
He is the son of World Champion Sir Jack Brabham, F1 constructor, and the youngest of three racing brothers who are all champions in various categories. Now there is the next generation

Carl Fogarty

Video: Four-time World Superbike Champion, Carl Fogarty

A legend on two wheels, and funny with it!
Carl Fogarty: Super quick, four-time Wold Superbike Champion in an extremely honest interview from Sportsvibe. The guy is a star; humble, confident and funny.

Autocourse Grand Prix Whos Who

Review: Autocourse – Grand Prix Who’s Who

Do you think you know about every driver that has ever raced in Formula 1? Think again. The fourth edition of Autocourse Grand Prix Who’s Who will fill in any missing gaps from 1950…

Sid Watkins

Prof Sid Watkins, OBE. Sad loss.

Image: Cahier Archive
Motorsport lost a legend with the passing of Prof Sid Watkins on Sept 12. Who? You might say. Well, here’s who he was, and still is. He changed racing safety, and so many …

Alex Zanardi Gold

Alex Zanardi: Dreams achieved

A little like Kennedy, it was the “shot that was heard around the world”. Alex Zanardi, aged 45, made his paralympic debut, and won two gold medals, and a silver… ‘Extraordinary’, ‘inspiring’ are just two …

Alex Zanardi Paralympics

Alex Zanardi: Don’t Dream it’s over: Part Three

 On Wednesday September 5, 2012, Alex Zanardi tackles his first Paralympic event in the handcycle class at Brands Hatch. I’m sure everyone in the motorport community will be cheering all the competitors on, especially Team …

Alex Zanardi

Alex Zanardi: Don’t Dream It’s Over: Part Two

Just to recap, the loveable Italian racing driver Alex Zanardi lost his legs in 2001 in a sickening crash in Germany. That he survived that alone defies belief. What he’s done since just makes us …