Me and My Motor: Mansfield Town FC boss Carolyn Radford


Carolyn Radford, one of only a handful of female chief executives in British football, likes to keep things real at home.
Me and My Motor: ex-tennis player Tim Henman

Me and My Motor: ex-tennis player Tim Henman


Tennis wasn't the only childhood obsession for the multiple Wimbledon semi-finalist Tim Henman: he also had a passion for English sports cars.

Me and My Motor: Ardal O'Hanlon


“I’d love an Aston Martin", says the comedian Ardal O'Hanlon, rubbing his hands with glee. "Maybe there's time for one more rash purchase."

Me and My Motor: Sir Vince Cable, Lib Dem leader


For the Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable, driving an Aston Martin DB9 was a dream come true for a lad who grew up in a cash-strapped household.

Me and My Motor: Lesley Garrett, opera singer


As well as being a successful soprano, Lesley Garrett is also perhaps the only singer ever to have travelled by motorised bathtub.
Me and My Motor: Formula E champ Nelson Piquet Jr

Me and My Motor: Formula E champ Nelson Piquet Jr


Surprisingly, given he's the son of a three-time F1 champion, the Formula E driver Nelson Piquet Jr credits his mother for his racing genes.
Me and My Motor: comedian Lucy Porter

Me and My Motor: comedian Lucy Porter


Lucy Porter may be one of the country’s leading funny women, but she happily admits to not being the world’s greatest driver.
Me and My Motor: Irvin Gordon — the man who drove 3m miles in one Volvo

Me and My Motor: Irvin Gordon & his 3m mile Volvo


Irvin Gordon held the record for driving the greatest distance in one car: his Volvo's milometer had clicked over the 100,000-mile mark 32 times.
Me and My Motor: pop star Gary Numan

Me and My Motor: Gary Numan, electronic musician


"This might sound obvious, but I really did write Cars about me sitting in my car,” explains Gary Numan, who had a No 1 hit with the song in 1979
Me and My Motor: singer Gabrielle

Me and My Motor: Gabrielle, musician


Gabrielle is a petrolhead with a difference. Although the double Brit-winner loves fancy cars, she hates the motorway.
Suzi Quatro interview - cars and career in Me and My Motor by Jeremy Taylor for Sunday Times Magazine

Me and My Motor: Suzi Quatro, rock legend


Suzi Quatro has sold 55m records since she burst onto the music scene in the 1970s, plucking a bass guitar in her trademark leather catsuit.
Me and My Motor: interview with Bruce Parry, adventurer about cars and career

Me and My Motor: Bruce Parry, adventurer


Bruce Parry, a former Royal Marine commando turned adventurer, was responsible for hefty military vehicles before he had even learnt to drive.
Me and My Motor: Jo Wood, model and entrepreneur

Me and My Motor: Jo Wood, model and entrepreneur


Jo Wood was married to the Rolling Stones guitarist and hellraiser Ronnie Wood for 24 eventful years and somehow lived to tell the tale.