Martin Brundle: Race of my life

Martin Brundle: Race of my life

MARTIN BRUNDLE is next up in our festive special, as he recounts the finest drive of his life and explains why victory isn't always the barometer of memorable success

Silverstone 1000Km, May 19 1991

Jaguar XJR-14

Even when I sat in a balsawood mock-up of that Jaguar XJR-14 it felt absolutely right. It had more grip in one tyre than my Brabham Formula 1 car altogether. It was fun just to see how stupidly fast you could go through a corner.

Teo Fabi, Derek Warwick and I did two stints each that season. I used to drive both cars and didn't score points because the other two were the main drivers. I had already finished first and second at Monza!

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