Me and My Motor: Alan Johnson, former home secretary


As home secretary, Alan Johnson was driven around in a bulletproof Jaguar like the fictional Julia Montague in the hit drama Bodyguard, but he in

Me and My Motor: Sharron Davies


Despite her success in the pool, including an Olympic silver medal and two golds at the Commonwealth Games, Sharron Davies says she never...
Me and My Motor: Charles Gordon‑Lennox, 11th Duke of Richmond

Me and My Motor: Duke of Richmond


Charles Gordon-Lennox, 11th Duke of Richmond, is the driving force behind the Goodwood Revival. More than 450,000 people attended the ...
Elfyn Evans interview by Will Dron for Sunday Times Driving.co.uk

Me and My Motor: Elfyn Evans


Elfyn Evans is undoubtedly a cool customer behind the wheel of his Ford Fiesta WRC (World Rally Championship) car but he’s less comfortable...
Me and My Motor: Lynda La Plante, crime writer, talks about her cars and career in this interview by Emma Smith for Sunday Times Driving

Me and My Motor: Lynda La Plante


Long before the bestselling novels and the TV series Prime Suspect, Lynda La Plante’s cars would come and go with the ebbs and flows of...
Me and My Motor: Joe Elliott

Me and My Motor: Joe Elliott


“I know that I’m supposed to be a rock’n’roll star, but this is going to sound about as rock’n’roll as haemorrhoids: I hate driving fast."
Me and My Motor: Sanjeev Bhaskar

Me and My Motor: Sanjeev Bhaskar


Sanjeev Bhaskar earned his comedy stripes in the 1990s sketch show Goodness Gracious Me, became a household favourite in The Kumars at No 42,,,

Me and My Motor: James Booth


Tim Booth made his name with the rock band James, clocking up a handful of top 10 hits — including festival stalwart Sit Down. Preferring...

Me and My Motor: Steven McRae


With his flame-red hair, Steven McRae is one of the Royal Ballet’s most recognisable principal dancers, and that’s not the only thing that...
Me and my motor: Lee Child, crime writer

Me and My Motor: Lee Child, crime writer


Lee Child, the bestselling crime writer, began his motoring life, suitably enough, in the back of a police car. “The first car we had as..."

Me and My Motor: Midge Ure


Like a lot of Sixties children, Ure was in awe of all things American, and the big, albeit British Zephyr fuelled his dreams of owning a Buick...

Me and My Motor: David Steel


You don't need a flashy new motor to turn heads, says David Steel, former leader of the Liberal Party, but it helps.

Me and My Motor: Antony Beevor


It is easy to picture Sir Antony Beevor, the army officer turned historian and multimillion-selling author, at the controls of a Chieftain tank.