Sampling Suzuka with a future F1 star

“How would you like to do a lap with George?,” said the man from Mercedes. “Yes please!,” was my reply. Given that the George in question was F2 star Russell, and we were in Japan, I was not going to say no. I’ve been going to Suzuka since my first visit for a WEC race in 1989, and I’ve covered every Grand Prix there since 1992. When I lived in Japan in the early nineties I seemed ... Keep reading