SA racing legend Gugu Zulu would have turned 41 today

One of South Africa's most successful motorsport driver's Gugu Zulu would have celebrated his 41st birthday today. We take a look at his career highlights.

8 fast cats score trophies at #JaguarSHC

The 10th Jaguar Simola Hillclimb was a successful affair for Team Jaguar, with a total of eight podium finishes for all eight entries across various categories.

WATCH: Past vs present - Is F1 racing still exciting?

2018-05-21 13:03

Robin Classen

Image: AFP / Andrej Isakovic

Ayrton Senna, Michael Schumacher, Niki Lauda - Many still consider those names and their era, the golden age of Formula 1.

Lots of things have changed since then including a different calibre of drivers and technological advancements to the cars. The era of electric cars and hybrids have become the norm these days especially in the world of motorsport.

Current state of F1

In the past, F1 used to rely mostly on driver ability with vehicles fitted with far fewer driving aids. Gone are the V8s and in came the milder yet lighter hybrid engines as well as the controversial DRS zones.

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