The throaty roar of an inline-four, the swish of a chequered flag, the camaraderie of riding together, and the legends and their greatest hits.

Day: May 1, 2014

Racing With Ayrton Senna: 1984 South Africa Grand Prix

People always look at me odd when I go all starry-eyed while talking about Ayrton Senna. People who are not motorsports fans, I mean. I always find it difficult to explain, to count the number of reasons why. There are just so many. For how do I describe that race, the one where Ayrton cut… Read More ›

Remembering Ayrton Senna: 20 Years Later

I watched as the safety car pulled away to the growls of the F1 cars behind it – raring to go, itching for the race to begin anew. The image was a bit grainy, like archival footage of the old, except this was 1994 and it was a beautiful May day in Imola. My heart… Read More ›

That Makes It Three: MotoGP in Argentina

I must confess I held my breath as the lights blinked off at the start of the Argentinean round of MotoGP. I must also confess that I was disappointed just a little too much, when Jorge Lorenzo made an almost-perfect start to the race. After all, it isn’t often that you see the two-time world… Read More ›