Sadly we lost Jim in November 2020 to Covid-19 at the age of just 59, but thanks to our friends at Historic Sportscar Racing there’s plenty of footage to remember the man from Mississippi by.
In this case, as so often, he can be found in a 3.0-litre Porsche 911 getting a few practice laps in – and showing some more modern cars exactly which way to go in the process.
Jim’s car control in classic racers was always a joy to watch and the Porsche’s flat-six is a joy to hear as it screams its way over the bumps and cracks of Sebring.
Welcome to Goodwood Elevenses, a mid-morning helping of motoring-related amusement to help break up your day. Watch the last video: Putting a Skyline engine in a Nissan Patrol is genius