The Racing Life

-   Stories of men and women in the motorsport world



While Red Bull's formidable Helmut Marko is a well-known figure in the Formula One world, Mia Sharizman has quietly done the same job over at Renault and Alpine with great success. Not only is the only new F1 driver in 2022, Guanyu Zhou, a graduate of his, the new Formula 2 champion...

Formula 1

There are few people who have as much endurance experience in WEC as Nicolas 'Nico' Lapierre. Fortloc had the chance to speak with the decorated racer ahead of the season finale of 2021 to hear how he viewed the season. More than that, though, Nico spoke about how he's moving...

WEC

For those of you who aren't familiar with the name, Ben Hurst is a Canadian race car driver. He has competed across multiple championships in motorsport for the last six years over both sides of the Atlantic. He has a job that many of us could only dream of. And at only 23 years...

GT Racing

Tim Myers virtually sat with us in his Hammer Motorsports garage surrounded by the race cars, including the Audi RS3's, Audi R8 GT4, a Viper ACR-X, and an original 1966 Sedan Trans-Am Mustang, just one of four built by Ford Motorsports. Like ships, each of Hammer's cars bears a...

Endurance Racing

In between the X Prix in the debut season of electric motorsport's newest racing series, Catie Munnings chatted to us to explain her path to Extreme E. Racing for Andretti United alongside Rallycross champion, Timmy Hansen, Catie was one of only four drivers to have won...

Extreme E

Ann Bradshaw became the press officer for Williams when they were at the height of their success. She worked with Nigel Mansell, Keke Rosberg, Damon Hill, Ayrton Senna, and many, many more famous names. Since then, she moved to freelance work, where she's...

W Series

Brazilian racer Andre Negrao took a while to reach his groove, but since he got there, he's never been happier. A spotty career in Formula racing with disappointing championships in Formula Renault 3.5, Formula 3, and GP2, things took a turn for the better when Negrao began...

WEC

While the racing drivers, the teams, and even the fans get all the screentime when you watch any type of motorsport on TV, there are others that often go unsung. Yet, without them the entire event wouldn't happen. These are the marshals, and they are the dedicated group of...

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