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I grew up in a household where the weekends were set according to the clock of the Formula 1 racing schedule.  I could spell Emerson Fittipaldi and Mario Andretti before I turned ten; I knew my Jacky Ickx from my Jacques Lafitte; and I could identify Jody Scheckter’s Ferrari at a hundred paces .  You see, my dad was an obsessive F1 fan his entire life and I can barely remember a Sunday when he did not spend the afternoon glued to the TV, watching cars hurtling around and around some track in a foreign country. After I left home, I did not miss the disturbed Sunday lunches as he dashed off to watch the start on TV, nor the incessant  and seemingly interminable hornet-like buzzing of the cars.  Given all this, you’d think that I would not be a good candidate to enjoy the Singapore Grand Prix Formula 1 Night race – but you would be 100% wrong! Click here for a full portion →

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