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Bringing a 1980s F1 classic into the 21st century Plus

Bringing a 1980s F1 classic into the 21st century

The Williams FW07C is one of the most successful cars active on the Historic Formula 1 scene, but the addition of a SCHROTH iNDi seat could make it an even more potent force...

The unseen consequences of a failed injury comeback Plus

The unseen consequences of a failed injury comeback

After recovering from injury, drivers don't always manage to get back to the same level they were racing at before. But sometimes they aren't given much of a chance, as Cristiano da Matta found out

How to recover from injury Plus

How to recover from injury

Finding a way back to racing after injury is littered with pitfalls. Our expert panel share their experiences

The doubts and defiance after an Indy 500 crash Plus

The doubts and defiance after an Indy 500 crash

IndyCar ace Sebastien Bourdais explains why it was important to put injury talk behind him as quickly as possible after his Indy 500 qualifying accident

Promoted: The pioneering safety innovation meeting a crucial need Plus

Promoted: The pioneering safety innovation meeting a crucial need

How the development of Racing Nets under FIA Standard 8863-2013 is helping to keep drivers safe in side-angled impacts

Why history isn't in Kubica's favour Plus

Why history isn't in Kubica's favour

Autosport Performance's resident esteemed driver coach explains why recapturing past glories is much harder than you think

Preparing F1 proteges for the biggest race of the year Plus

Preparing F1 proteges for the biggest race of the year

The Macau Grand Prix is the event that all junior single-seater racers want to win. But how do they prepare?

The hidden threat to motorsport safety Plus

The hidden threat to motorsport safety

Counterfeit products are a major problem in motorsport, but the industry is fighting back to keep competitors safe

How to ace the World Karting Championships Plus

How to ace the World Karting Championships

Autosport Performance speaks to an expert panel of ex-kart racers to share their tips for success in this weekend's World Karting Championships at PFI

How to make a sim session relevant to real life Plus

How to make a sim session relevant to real life

Using a simulator with the correct mindset can be vital for ensuring a productive session

Is it possible to find a work-life balance in motorsport? Plus

Is it possible to find a work-life balance in motorsport?

Striking a balance between racing and life is important for sustaining success, but it's not easy to say what that looks like

Promoted: The harness that is changing motorsport safety Plus

Promoted: The harness that is changing motorsport safety

Accidents registering in excess of 70G are now increasingly survivable, thanks to more stringent harness standards

The club racer who launched a racewear revolution Plus

The club racer who launched a racewear revolution

Racewear brand Walero has unconventional roots, but founder Fiona James is onto a good thing

Why top racing drivers use karting to stay sharp Plus

Why top racing drivers use karting to stay sharp

Karting is traditionally viewed as the training ground for future stars, but several top drivers continue to use it to refine their skills

Racelogic track guide: Silverstone GP Plus

Racelogic track guide: Silverstone GP

British GT racer Joe Osborne and Racelogic team up to guide you through the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit with Autosport Performance

Promoted: The latest in head restraint tech Plus

Promoted: The latest in head restraint tech

The SHR Flex is the latest development in frontal-head restraint technology from safety experts SCHROTH. We asked Calum Lockie to try it

Behind the scenes of Nordschleife driver coaching Plus

Behind the scenes of Nordschleife driver coaching

The Nurburgring Nordschleife is considered to be the ultimate driving circuit by driving enthusiasts the world over. RSRNurburg instructor Luis Ramirez is the man tasked with reigning in their enthusiasm

Racelogic track guide: Snetterton Plus

Racelogic track guide: Snetterton

British GT champion Jonny Adam and Racelogic team up to guide you through Snetterton 300 with Autosport Performance

How to tame the Nordschleife Plus

How to tame the Nordschleife

The mythical Nurburgring Nordschleife has become a rite of passage for petrol-heads the world over. RSRNurburg will teach you how to drive it in maximum safety

How to have high-tech driver training at home Plus

How to have high-tech driver training at home

When it comes to driver development, there is no equal for pounding round and round an empty track. That isn't always realistic though, and one British driver believes the golden bullet is home simulation

Fake professionals are hurting their own prospects Plus

Fake professionals are hurting their own prospects

A professional comes in many forms. It's better to be a professional where it counts than spend too much time trying to look like one

The man who changed F1 driver performance Plus

The man who changed F1 driver performance

Aki Hintsa passed away earlier this month. His legacy will carry on in Formula 1 - and every driver would benefit from embracing his teachings

Why driving's lost art still matters Plus

Why driving's lost art still matters

Paddleshifts and sequential gearboxes have rendered the gear change an obsolete skill to some. But heeling-and-toeing is still useful for modern drivers

How to accept you're not the best Plus

How to accept you're not the best

Many more drivers abandon the Formula 1 dream to try and forge a career outside of single-seaters than reach the original target. Recognising that is not easy, but crucial to becoming a professional driver

Simulator secrets: How to master the art of braking Plus

Simulator secrets: How to master the art of braking

The finer details of driving may not be as exciting as a daring overtake, but the proper technique under braking is a crucial component to being a successful driver - as we discovered with Position One

How do you prepare for Le Mans? Plus

How do you prepare for Le Mans?

The round-the-clock enduro is one of motorsport's most famous races, but drivers should follow the same core principles in any long-distance event - and you can hone this on the right simulator

Simulator secrets: How to understand car set-up Plus

Simulator secrets: How to understand car set-up

Autosport Performance editor SCOTT MITCHELL returns to Position One Motorsports and discovers the benefits of using a simulator to understand the effect of set-up changes

Simulator secrets: Learning a track Plus

Simulator secrets: Learning a track

Autosport Performance editor SCOTT MITCHELL teams up with POSITION ONE MOTORSPORTS to find out the best way to learn a new track - in this case Monza - in a Porsche Carrera Cup car

Formula 1 driving styles – Hamilton, Vettel, Button and more compared Plus

Formula 1 driving styles – Hamilton, Vettel, Button and more compared

In his latest Autosport Performance column world-renowned driver coach ROB WILSON says different driving styles do still exist - and compares a few of the current F1 grid

Track guide: Brands Hatch Indy with Andrew Jordan Plus

Track guide: Brands Hatch Indy with Andrew Jordan

In the first of a series of track guides, we take you through the short but challenging Brands Hatch Indy circuit with 2013 British Touring Car champion ANDREW JORDAN