For those born after 1989 the reference in the title will be a total mystery…I’m willing to bet this happened on a Monday morning. It just looks like a Monday morning kind of incident. Regardless of which day it was, I don’t think that’s what he meant when he asked for independent front suspension.
The story of the Red Pig is one of those automotive legends that deserves its own feature film, for those unfamiliar with the story it goes something like this: In 1969 a small local automotive tuning company in Germany called “AMG” got their hands on a Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3 – a large sedan popular with non-benevolent…
With Formula One on its weeks long summer siesta it’s easy to become a little despondent waiting for it to return. I like to keep myself busy watching old races and documentaries about racing in the “good old days” and so it was with much interest that I stumbled across this film, titled ‘Monaco, Race Of Kings’.
This classic old photograph of Steve McQueen almost has shades of Hunter S. Thompson about it.