If Jordan’s race car had been anything less than brilliant the team would not have survived to mid-season and sunk without trace later in the year.

Today marks 30 years to the day since Eddie Jordan’s debut as a Grand Prix constructor when the 7UP Jordan - Ford 191, driven by the underappreciated (...)

Mazda’s orange-and-green rotary-engined 787B. “These cars were 800bhp, 230mph projectiles, they were fantastic to drive and unbelievable to see, hurtling down the Mulsanne at 230mph.”

Felix Wankel was not a nice man. Oh, I’m sure he was nice to his wife and kids, and probably loved dogs or budgies or hamsters or some such. Maybe he (...)