Tag Archives: Irvine

E-LECTRIC E-MOTIONS

E-LECTRIC E-MOTIONS

A motor sport week end with a difference and in New York? That alone justified my strategic plan: a quick trip for the first day of Formula One practice at Silverstone followed by an overnight flight across the Atlantic, not to miss the very first motor race to be held in the streets of theContinue Reading

Seventeen years ago in Germany …

Seventeen years ago in Germany …

Grand Prix of Europe at Nurburgring, September 26, 1999, I was there. Grand Prix of Monaco, May 29, 2016. I was there. Seventeen years apart, but the story repeated itself last Sunday. Nurburgring: Eddie Irvine comes into the pits following a last minute strategy decision. Slicks for slicks to change a two pit stop strategyContinue Reading

Twenty years ago

Twenty years ago

  I have been working in F.1 since 1992, and I clearly remember sunday May 1, twenty years ago. I went to Imola on the thursday before, to seal a new sponsorship deal with Jordan. I had signed a new client for the race who would eventually become a major supporter of the Irish squadContinue Reading

A week end of fire..

A week end of fire..

I did not go to China. This time I was bound to go to Silverstone to watch another race, to manage another driver and to write another story. Something went right in Shanghai with Alonso driving the perfect grand prix and finishing as the best of the rest. With Mercedes and Hamilton being so powerunitfulContinue Reading

Ciao Stefano

Ciao Stefano

Ciao is an italian expression; it means hi, hello and good bye. Ciao is a happy word, but sometimes it can be sad. This time my ciao is sad, because I am saying good bye to a friend, a great person who I met nearly twenty years ago when I managed Eddie Irvine and weContinue Reading