Me and My Motor: Renault F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo


He may have seven grand prix wins under his belt, but the Renault F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo has no problem with being passed on the public road.
Me and My Motor: musician Rick Wakeman

Me and My Motor: musician Rick Wakeman


“I don’t drink, I don’t smoke and I don’t jet-set around the world,” the prog rock star says. "My loves are my family, my home and my cars."
Me and My Motor: historian James Holland

Me and My Motor: historian James Holland


Despite owning a modern SUV, James Holland uses a 1949 Citroën as his daily driver. "I love it. It bombs along at 70mph to 75mph, no problem".

Me and My Motor: singer Shaggy


When his uncle was out, Shaggy taught himself to drive in his Ford Escort. "He never suspected a thing until I crashed it into a car one night."

Me and My Motor: Arabella Weir


"I used to have a thing for Renaults," explains Arabella Weir. "I used to own George Harrison's Renault 5. I wonder if it's still out there."
Me and My Motor: actor Brian Blessed

Me and My Motor: actor Brian Blessed


As Z Cars' bobby with the booming voice, Brian Blessed kept the peace in a Ford Zephyr patrol car — the only hitch being that he couldn't drive.
Me and My Motor: Line of Duty star Vicky McClure

Me and My Motor: Line of Duty star Vicky McClure


Being one of the fastest celebrities to ever lap the Top Gear Test Track, the actress Vicky McClure is a self-confessed girl racer.
Me and My Motor: rock star Steve Harley

Me and My Motor: Steve Harley


Steve Harley has owned many nice cars over the years, but it's the Cockney Rebel frontman's Aston Martin that makes him smile.

Me and My Motor: Mansfield 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.