Following Mikko Hirvonen's advice would kill me. There was absolutely no doubt about it. I lifted. I lived.
Fleet Streeter Jerry Williams and I had ventured out of the press office in search of a feel for the roads, what with two years having passed since we were last here. Maybe the passing of time had dimmed the memory of the fearsome speed on some of the New South Wales stages.
It was all rushing back now.
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David Evans is the rallies editor of Autosport and Motorsport News. A successful rally driving father ensured an early introduction to motorsport and, fascinated as he was by rallying, the fourth estate was of equal interest. Having read (or at least looked at the pictures) from the age of two, he joined <i>Motoring News</i> in 1996 and later moved to Autosport in 2002.@davidevansrally More features by David Evans