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Cole Position: An insider’s view on the 2011 Race of Champions (ROAD Magazine Special)

This is precisely the kind of article I enjoy reading, a fly on the wall insight into a special event that most of us can only view from afar.

Created in 1988 by former Michèle Mouton, the only female WRC event winner, and Fredrik Johnsson, the Race of Champions has become the most eagerly-anticipated after party of the motorsport season. This year’s event, run on the 3rd and 4th December, returned to Dusseldorf’s ESPRIT Arena, the venue where relative newcomer Felipe Albuquerque took the overall ‘Champion of Champions’ cup in 2010.

ROAD 22: Motorsport Monsters Edition

ROAD’s December Christmas issue, “Motorsport Monsters”, features TV presenter, Neil Cole, who’s writing a new monthly motorsport column for us. Neil’s first column comes from the epic Race of Champions (RoC) in Dusseldorf and it’s fabulous!

ROAD 6: Summertime Special!

BMW 123d road trip to meet Hannu Mikkola’s Mk1 East African-winning Escort rally car. VW California campervan glamping. Mazda MX-5 road test. Ford Heritage Centre with Spandau Ballet’s, Tony Hadley. Project Audi S4 bi-turbo overview.