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The Girlie Guide to … the Monte-Carlo Rally

The 2019 World Rally Championship (WRC) begins this evening, Thursday 24 January, with the start of the 87th running of the legendary Monte-Carlo Rally. This article, hopefully, will go some way to explaining the history of the event and what … Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to … the Dakar Rally

The Paris-Dakar Rally started life after Thierry Sabine got lost, on his motorbike, in the Libyan desert whilst competing in the Abidjan-Nice Rally of 1977. Some 40 years later, it is still the ultimate name in endurance rallying, despite having … Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to … Endurance Racing (Part 2)

With the first race of the WEC ‘Super Season’, the “Total 6-hours of Spa-Francorchamps”, just having finished, what better time to do the second part of my introduction to endurance racing. So, in Part 1  I covered the different types … Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to … Endurance Racing (Part 1)

A beginner’s guide to the world of endurance racing – part 1! Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to the 2017 F1 Regulation Changes

With 56 days (at the time of writing) until the 1st race of the 2017 F1 season, I thought I should really try to get to grips with the big changes that are being implemented this year. So, after bribing … Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to How Air Density Affects a Car’s Performance

For starters, I know it’s a fairly serious topic for me to be covering. However, during last weekend’s F1 race in Mexico, where all the commentators were talking about the high altitude of the track and relative car performance it … Continue reading

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