Mark Boudreau

The Last Lap for May 15, 2022-The Nardò Ring In All Its Glory

Nardo Ring

This week on The Last Lap, I take a look at the legendary Nardò Ring with none other than Clarkson, Hammond and May. I also show you Charles Leclerc racing, and crashing some classic Ferrari Formula 1 cars, an iconic Canadian sports car marque you have probably never heard of, a tribute to Tony Brooks, … Read more

Sustainable Motorsport Roundup for May 14, 2022-Racing & Reason Can Coexist

Sustainable Motorsport for May 14, 2022

This week in The Sustainable Motorsport Roundup, I bring you a deep dive into the new ERA Championship, look at how the Formula E Gen3 car evolved, discuss the issue of Formula 1 going all electric while bringing you some exciting sustainable motorsport technologies and more. I also look at Sebastian Vettel’s recent appearance on … Read more

Business of Motorsport for May 13, 2022- The Highs and the Lows

Business of Motorsport for May 13, 2022

This week’s Business of Motorsport is filled with the highs and the lows of this ever-changing sport. I look at the highs and the lows of the Miami Grand Prix, Michael Andretti’s attempts to enter a team in Formula 1, the reasons behind the cancellation of the Vancouver ePrix and more. There is news about … Read more

Sim Racing and Esports News for May 12, 2022

Sim Racing and Esports News for May 12, 2022

This week’s Sim Racing and Esports News sees a few F1 drivers in the news. Haas F1 driver Kevin Magnussen has signed on with Asetek to work closely with their engineers on the development of sim racing products that replicate the “true feeling of an F1 car.” Meanwhile, watch Charles Leclerc plays F1 22 with … Read more

A Selection of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace for May 11, 2022

A Selection of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace for May 11, 2022

Here are this week’s selections of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace in partnership with Racing Edge. This week I am featuring the following 4 race cars and 2 road cars. Lola T332 – Interscope Lola Here is an opportunity to own one of the finest F5000 cars ever made, … Read more

Motorsport Series News for May 11, 2022-Lotus Goes GT4

Motorsport Series News for May 11, 2022

This week in Motorsport Series News I have details on the new Lotus Emira GT4 race car, more information and video on the new Ferrari 296 GT3, Corvette Racing’s plans for Europe, FT-60 homologation news and more. Sports Cars The Ferrari website has some great photos, videos and technical information on the new for 2023 … Read more

The Business of Being a Race Driver for May 10, 2022-The Video Production Issue

The Business of Being a Race Driver for May 10, 2022-The Video Production Issue

This week in The Business of Being a Race Driver, I bring you some tips on producing video content for your branding and publicity needs, protecting your branding and imaging rights and the importance of understanding your sponsors’ business objectives. In The Costs of Racing, I look at a low-cost rallying series in the UK, … Read more

Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques for May 9, 2022

Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques for May 9, 2022

This week in Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques is full of great insight and inspiration. From advanced track day tips to setting a qualifying lap, racecraft is covered. And in the driver development area, I have news of new and continuing driver development programs from around the world, what it is like … Read more

The Last Lap for May 8, 2022-Porsche Concept Cars and More

The Last Lap for May 8, 2022

This week on the Last Lap, before you settle in to watch the Miami Grand Prix, I bring you everything from Porsche concept cars, the argument that launched Lamborghini, a documentary on the tragic Villeneuve/Prioni rivalry and some amazing in-car footage aboard a 1974 Hesketh, a McLaren MP4/5 and a Mazda RX-792P IMSA GTP. I … Read more

Sustainable Motorsport Roundup for May 7, 2022-Making Connections

Sustainable Motorsport Roundup for May 7, 2022

This week’s Sustainable Motorsport Roundup follows up on last week’s discussion of the new Formula E Gen3 car with Luca di Grassi’s vision as well as news on some preliminary plans for Gen4. I also look at some awesome work being done in the ERA Championship with their partner Software AG, tech details of an … Read more

Business of Motorsport for May 6, 2022-VW Finally Confirms F1

Business of Motorsport for May 6, 2022

In this week’s Business of Motorsport, I cover everything from Porsche and Audi going to F1 to why motorsport has not been sharing in the sports betting boom. I look at the organization behind the Miami Grand Prix, Suzuki’s MotoGP exit, series and team sponsorship deals, a new track in Tennessee and more motorsport industry … Read more

Sim Racing and Esports News for May 5, 2022-The Real Race Is On

Sim Racing and Esports News for May 5, 2022-The Real Race Is On

I have a lot of great content for you this week in my Sim Racing and Esports News roundup. Lamborghini Esports launches The Real Race, SimGrid talks sportsmanship in sim racing, live sim racing events to debut in Charlotte, opportunities for disabled sim racers, Esports in Africa and much more. It is exciting to watch … Read more

A Selection of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace for May 4, 2022

A Selection of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace for May 4, 2022

Here are this week’s selections of Race & Road Cars for Sale in the Motorsport Prospects Marketplace in partnership with Racing Edge. This week I am featuring the following 4 race cars and 2 road cars. Ginetta G20 Founded in 1958 Ginetta designed and manufactured a wide range of sportscars for the track and the … Read more

Motorsport Series News for May 4, 2022-The Huracan GT3 EVO2 is Here

Motorsport Series News for May 4, 2022

This week in Motorsport Series News I bring you news about the brand new for 2023 Lamborghini Huracan GT3 EVO2, the Nissan Z goes endurance racing, a new spec Miata MX-5 series in the Philippines and more. Sportscar & Touring Car News The big news this week is that Lamborghini has launched their new Huracan … Read more

The Business of Being a Race Driver for May 3, 2022

The Business of Being a Race Driver  for May 3, 2022

This week in The Business of Being a Race Driver I have a number of great tips and resources to assist you in your sponsorship acquisition efforts as well as a few available drives. Enzo Mucci discusses 5 sponsorship mistakes, Kim Skildum-Reid talks about what you need in your sponsorship proposal, advice on what to … Read more

Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques for May 2, 2022

Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques for May 2, 2022

This week in Racecraft & Driver Development News, Tips & Techniques I have a lot of great information to help you both on the track and as you build your motorsport career. Enzo Mucci shows you how to create the mindset to win, Blayze answers the question as to why you may feel lost in … Read more

The Last Lap for May 1, 2022-Spring Has Sprung!

The Last Lap for May 1, 2022

This week’s Last Lap is full of more motorsport-related goodness that blooms like the spring flowers in May. From a colorful McLaren to a lap of Donnington there should be something here that will make you smile. As usual I feature some cool in-car videos and some fantastic vintage race cars that are up for … Read more

Sustainable Motorsport Roundup for April 30, 2022-Gen3 Is Here

Sustainable Motorsport Roundup for April 30, 2022

Clearly the major news in sustainable motorsport was the unveiling of Formula E’s Gen3 race car in Monte Carlo this week. While it deserves the headlines for its impressive technological capabilities, there were other significant sustainable motorsport news developments announced. Indycar has announced some substantial initiatives, the World Rally Championship and Formula 1 have also … Read more

Business of Motorsport Roundup for April 29, 2022

Business of Motorsport for April 29, 2022

There are a lot of developments in the Business of Motorsport again this week. I have a look at the newly released Gen3 Formula E car and the effect that Mercedes leaving the series has had on Formula E plus details of the Vancouver race cancellation, news on the effect that the Miami Grand Prix … Read more

Sim Racing and Esports News for April 28, 2022

F1 22

This week on Sim Racing and Esports News I bring you series and platform news as well as a number of videos that deal with everything from how to join a leading racing esports team to track iRacing guides of Monza and Laguna Seca. Series and Platform News The Alpine Esports Series Championship kicks off … Read more