Richard Meaden

DR competes in the Dubai 24 hours – new feature

DR travels to Dubai to compete in the first 24-hour race of 2009, and to witness a virtual racer more used to a hand controller than a steering wheel make motorsport history.

Long-termer shootout at Curborough Sprint Track – New Feature

We deliberated long into the night. The tender for DR’s end-of-term bash had already been vexing the directors’ of the major international raceways for a few months when the deadline approached. Despite strong pitches from Fuji and Laguna Seca and an impassioned appeal from B. Ecclestone Esq to consider his little place at Paul Ricard, we fell for the charms of the 900 yard Curborough Sprint Course. Nothing else came close.

DR at RMA 'Ring trackday

The November RMA event at the Nürburgring is, unquestionably, the finest track day of the year: Two days of uninterrupted lapping, lashings of cold,…

Next Week on DR

Firstly, apologies for the lack of new content on the site this week. Since the launch of the new-look site we’ve had a few…

Next week on DR

This may sound like an end of class announcement for a Hotel & Catering HND, but next week DR is going Italian. Well, mostly…

Aston Martin DBR9 – Gulf Phwoar!

In timely manner Richard Meaden describes what it is like to drive Aston’s awesome DBR9, winner of this year’s GT1 Class at Le Mans….