The noise was not one normally associated with the service park. It ranged from the gentle exhaling of breath to a cacophonous crescendo not dissimilar to the audible effect of a cat being strangled.
Sleeping was going on across the service park, in the middle of the afternoon on Saturday. The top of one of the M-Sport trucks had been converted to a dorm containing 28 shut-eyed mechanics.
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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