ARTICLES RELATING TO EGMONT SIPPEL

Remembering Ayrton Senna: Simply the best

2019-05-01 10:00

The greatest racing talent the world has yet seen was plucked from our midst on 1 May 1994. Egmont Sippel remembers Ayrton Senna.

'This Porsche is nobody’s playmate' - what it's like to drive the monstrous GT2 RS

2018-08-28 05:30

''This Porsche is nobody’s playmate. It’s a triple-X hardcore. As such, it really lords it over the entire iconic 911 family," writes Egmont Sippel as he experiences the Porsche 911 GT2 RS

F1 2018: Dark moments and disappointments of the season

2018-08-21 19:00

'The first half of the 2018 Formula 1 season has given us plenty to rant and rave about,' writes Egmont Sippel as he reflects on the season so far.

Ferrari vs Mercedes - which team will win? 10 awesome highlights of the 2018 season so far

2018-08-21 06:00

From Ferrari and Mercedes' ongoing title fight to Max Verstappen winning in Austria, the 2018 F1 season has produced some excellent on-track action so far.

The good, the bad and the ugly: Fernando Alonso’s incredible F1 career and why he is one of the all-time best drivers

2018-08-19 10:00

"Fernando Alonso is one of the all-time greats," writes Egmont Sippel as he reflects on the incredible career of the double-world champion following the F1 veteran's decision to retire from the sport.

A tale of two races: Is it luck or is Ferrari hitting all the right notes?

2018-08-11 20:00

F1 has enjoyed a thrilling opening half of the 2018 season. A big part of the ding-dong battle between Mercedes and Ferrari can be attributed to the breathless speed and scope of technical development. Egmont Sippel gives the low down on highlights and disappointments.

Cars that underwhelmed in 2017 - Part 2

2018-01-06 16:16

Before the new year properly sets in, Egmont Sippel analyses seven 2017 cars that disappointed in one or the other way. Herewith instalment 2...

Your huge list of 2017's best cars driven in SA - Part 4

2017-12-30 15:00

And here it is: the Number One car on our huge list of best vehicles driven in South Africa in 2017. Take all the Porsches out of the equation, and the Alfa Romeo Quadrifoglio is supreme, says Egmont Sippel

Your huge list of 2017's best cars in SA - Part 1

2017-12-25 10:00

We all like to make lists. Egmont Sippel has one of his own, regarding 2017’s best cars in South Africa's

Mini review: Rolls-Royce Dawn

2017-01-12 08:31

Veteran motoring journalist, Egmont Sippel, rates the Rolls-Royce Dawn as his 'best SA car of 2016'. Do you agree?

 

F1: Surprises galore in first GP of the year

2019-03-18 13:27

'The sport is never short of intrigue. But it is rare for F1 to dish up a surprise of the magnitude we experienced over the weekend in the opening Grand Prix of the 2019 season, in Melbourne, Australia,' writes Egmont Sippel.

Carrera T - a true Porsche 911 in spirit and soul: The car that would be King

2018-08-23 05:30

'If sports car history should be written as a play and a single model be picked as the main protagonist, that car – surely – would have to be the Porsche 911,' writes Egmont Sippel.

The car that would be King: Porsche's 911 razor-sharp GTS and the thrilling GT3

2018-08-21 11:18

Porsche turned 70 earlier this year. In a mini-tribute, Egmont Sippel pays his respects by focusing on the latest quartet of the marque’s favourite son, the 911. Today’s episode focuses on the razor-sharp GTS and the thrilling GT3.

Mercedes going full circle as Ferrari still holds the mechanical advantage

2018-08-20 21:30

F1 has enjoyed a thrilling opening half to the 2018 season. A big part of the ding-dong battle between Mercedes and Ferrari can be attributed to the breathless speed and scope of technical development.

Carrera T, GTS, GT3, GT2 RS... latest Porsche sports car quartet in SA: How the legendary 911 changed the way performance cars are perceived forever

2018-08-14 10:34

Porsche turned 70 earlier in 2018. In a mini-tribute, Egmont Sippel pays his respects by highlighting the latest quartet of the marque’s favourite son - the iconic 911.

'Why the Porsche Panamera deserves the 2018 SA Car of the Year title'

2018-03-16 10:00

'It is rather embarrassing to have had four Porsche victories in the last six years but the problem lies not with the Panamera,' says Egmont Sippel.

Cars that underwhelmed in 2017 – Part 1

2018-01-05 07:30

Before the new year properly sets in, motoring guru Egmont Sippel analyses seven 2017 cars that disappointed him in one way or the another.

Your huge list of 2017's best cars in SA - Part 3

2017-12-29 16:16

In the third instalment of a four-part article, Egmont Sippel looks at four of the five best cars driven in 2017 – Porsches excepted.

Top 10 cars of 2016 : Type R, Cayman, Rolls-Royce Dawn and more!

2017-01-12 09:14

'It’s like the finals of a beauty pageant, not so? The contestants might all appeal in various ways to various people but the judges have to pick a winner,' writes Egmont Sippel as he chooses his top 10 cars of 2016.

Review: Audi R8 V10 Plus

2017-01-12 08:29

'On an empty back road I ripped through 300km/h in a flash,' recalls Egmont Sippel as he recalls his time behind the wheel of Audi's magnificent R8.

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