A Lifetime in Motorsport
this was to be a a large bound
volume but the someone suggested that I should try putting it on the web
instead as I do my weekly and monthly newsletters for the Motor Cycling
Club. That seemed much more chummy idea and would rid me of having
to get it printed and bound. It also means that I can add or alter
chapters as I think fit meaning that you, the reader, can keep returning
to see what’s been added or amended.
the present format has evolved. There’s none of the chronological order,
avoiding that awful “what I did next” sort of saga which I think is so
boring but each subject is being dealt with separately so I can add
chapters, windows, pages, - call them what you will – as I go along.
It also means that you, the reader, can add your own comments to my
story and perhaps at some time hence we will incorporate a section for
Forgive me if some duplication
and errors creep in but this is nearly inevitable with sort of format. I
will do my best but please bear with me. Forgive me too for perhaps
explaining things in too great a depth but racing was so different 50
years ago that much that was the commonplace is difficult for modern
lots of areas I have allowed personal opinions to creep in but I contend
that’s what life is about; if you don’t agree with something I say
send me an e-mail saying so and your reasons, but please remember that
much of what I am writing about was half a century ago and motor sport,
beliefs and the world in general was very different from today.