Desiré Wilson Proved She Was the Most Successful Woman in Racing by Winning in a Formula One Car

At five years old, Desiré Wilson (née Randall) was behind the wheel of a go-kart at local South African tracks. She didn’t have big dreams about competing in Formula One, or of becoming a endurance racing star. Quite simply, Wilson loved the thrill of speed, finding the very limits of control, and coming home with…

Toro Rosso Looks Like They're Going to Swallow Their Pride and Sign Daniil Kvyat for 2019

The absolute state of the Red Bull Racing junior program at this exact moment is not great. With very few drivers following the traditional feeder series ladder sponsored by Red Bull and a massive driver shift (Daniel Ricciardo to Renault, Pierre Gasly to Red Bull), there aren’t many more numbers the team can call to…

PSA: It Is Not Okay to Ask a Seventeen Year Old Girl for a Tramp Stamp Autograph, Even if She is a Racer

Being a woman in the world of motorsport can be a real downer. Women end up being something of a novelty to be drooled over instead of taken seriously, which means we still have to keep talking about how the racing world can do better. It would be great if we didn’t have to say this, but please, folks. Do not ask a…