Standing beneath the clock outside Victoria train station, in London, I’m trying to imagine what Mike Thackwell might look like. His train from the south coast, around the corner from Goodwood, is running late, and since walking away from motorsport at the end of 1987, he has been nothing short of a recluse, conducting just one interview, a handful of years ago.
Mike Thackwell – the man who walked away from the highest level of motorsport
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