If you have a couple of hours spare . you could do a lot worse than -
- listen to Tom Clarkson's Beyond The Grid podcast with Willy T Ribbs , the African American who had a pretty successful racing career in the 70s and 80s. He is a wonderfully entertaining raconteur , and his tales of triumph and adversity (in the face of racism ) are terrific
- then check behind the sofa to see if you can rustle up the £2.8million you will need for a Gordon Murray Automotive T50 . Assuming you find more than I did , then watch the Harry's Garage interview with Murray on YouTube .
As a breed , I loathe hypercars like Chirons and the rest as they are huge , too tech heavy, weigh too much and (on the evidence of the Bugattis and 918 Porsches I've heard ) sound s*** too. But this thing weighs less than Joanne's Yaris , has a NA V12 revving to 12,000 and a stick shift. I love it , and the only thing I don't like is the steering wheel boss . Instead of a V12 logo it should have this one