March F1 team co-founder Robin Herd dies aged 80

Born in 1939, Herd graduated from Oxford University with a double first in engineering and physics. He joined the Royal Aircraft Establishment, where he worked on the Concorde project. However, he had developed an interest in motor racing, and when in 1965 he was offered a job by Bruce McLaren he immediately agreed to join the Kiwi's new outfit.
Herd's first job was to design the M2A, which ...Keep reading