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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. 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
'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.
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.
"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.
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.
Before the new year properly sets in, Egmont Sippel analyses seven 2017 cars that disappointed in one or the other way. Herewith instalment 2...
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
We all like to make lists. Egmont Sippel has one of his own, regarding 2017’s best cars in South Africa's
Veteran motoring journalist, Egmont Sippel, rates the Rolls-Royce Dawn as his 'best SA car of 2016'. Do you agree?
'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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
Before the new year properly sets in, motoring guru Egmont Sippel analyses seven 2017 cars that disappointed him in one way or the another.
In the third instalment of a four-part article, Egmont Sippel looks at four of the five best cars driven in 2017 – Porsches excepted.
'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.
'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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