Matt Burt Head of Content, Haymarket Automotive

Matt’s introduction to motoring came when his parents bought him a red 1300cc Vauxhall Chevette E saloon, but he was a passionate motorsport anorak from an early age. It was fitting that he spent 14 years at Motorsport News before joining Autocar. Matt hails from the wild Cornish moors and his favourite weekend test route involves taking A303 and A30 to the Westcountry. He's a fan of the structural integrity of Suzuki Vitaras, having crash-tested in a snowy ditch in Norway... Follow Matt on Google+
Stéphane Sarrazin leads the Formula E pack away from the start

Nelson Piquet Jr clinches Formula E title in thrilling showdown

Brazilian driver edges Sébastien Buemi in electric racing championship duel as Britain's Sam Bird wins in Battersea Park

28 June 2015
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Sir Richard Branson, owner of DS Virgin Racing

Sir Richard Branson tips Formula E to surpass F1, but I'm not so sure

The Virgin boss reckons the electric racing series will surpass grand prix racing in terms of significance in five years

27 June 2015
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Sébastien Buemi

Sébastien Buemi wins opening Formula E race in London

Former F1 racer boosts his prospects of winning all-electric racing series title with a commanding victory around the Battersea Park road course

27 June 2015
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DS and Virgin Racing are joining forces to compete in Formula E

DS joins forces with Virgin Racing for Formula E assault

Recently rebranded French car manufacturer collaborates with Sir Richard Branson’s team on electric racing campaign

27 June 2015
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Formula E in Battersea Park
Formula E in Battersea Park

Formula E hits London - what's in store this weekend?

All-electric single-seater motor racing is taking place in London's Battersea Park this weekend. Here's our guide to what it's all about

26 June 2015
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French Grand Prix 1906
Ferenc Szisz (Renault AK) leads Elliot Shepard (Hotchkiss HH)

Throwback Thursday - the first French Grand Prix, 26 June 1906

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25 June 2015
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How to do Goodwood - our guide to the 2015 Festival of Speed

Want to get the most out of a trip to this weekend’s Festival of Speed and find out how they put it all together? Best read our hints, tips and stories, then

24 June 2015
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13 June 2015
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Ford is returning to sports car racing, and BMW is toying with the idea, which leaves very few manufacturers to enter Formula 1

12 June 2015
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Ford GT to race at Le Mans in 2016

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12 June 2015
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