My goodness what a fuss! While the happy news last Sunday was that Mercedes-Benz – built in, and run from, the UK – had clinched the Formula 1 Constructors’ Championship title from Ferrari of Italy, hasn’t the media made much of the collision which denied Max Verstappen and Red Bull Racing what could have been well-earned victory in the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos.
Doug Nye: Two drivers who could show Verstappen and Ocon a thing or two
Doug Nye began writing about racing cars at ‘Motor Racing’ magazine in 1963-64. Today he is a multiple award-winning motor sports journalist and author of over 50 years’ experience, with some 70 books to his name. He is Goodwood Motorsport’s founding Historian and consultant and fulfils similar roles for Bonhams Auctioneers and the Collier Collection/Revs Institute in Naples, FL, USA. He is a member of the National Motor Museum Advisory Council at Beaulieu, Hants, and is a regular columnist for ‘Motor Sport’ magazine, while contributing to many other specialist periodicals worldwide.