Profile of Ken Simmons

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  • The big show

    I have seen the Grösser Pris von Deutschland at Hockenheim in the late ’80s, and it was … underwhelming. I say that only because inexperience and ...

  • Smokin'

    For one thing, the incident was more than a week ago as you read this. As many have commented on social media, it may be time to let that one ...

  • Ain't nothing like the real thing

    It's great fun as a writer. You take a trip, and distill the whole experience - good, bad and ugly - down into a few hundred words. If you're ...

  • Wheelers and dealers

    I have not been disappointed, and he has taken a small piece of my career income. Enough that Darling Life Partner usually greets the latest bill ...

  • Look Ma, no hands

    The reasoning is sound. Countless studies have shown chatting about the weather or making sure the towels are in the dryer while you’re on a ...

  • Hard lessons

    If there is an afterlife, you can only hope he was buoyed by the outpouring of love that spilled over social media into everyone's day-to-day ...

  • The king of karts

    From an early release: "The open wheel karts are designed for speed and handling but don't worry, safety was not jeopardized. These karts have a ...

  • Kids on wheels

    It was a bit after graduation before I got a car to call my own. It didn’t last long. Eventually I managed to scrape together a couple of hundred ...

  • Kids on wheels

    It was a bit after graduation before I got a car to call my own. It didn’t last long.Eventually, I managed to scrape together a couple of hundred ...

  • 'Outlaws' outrage

    I suppose it's akin to beer-league hockey. They get together once a week, run a few drags down a closed road and talk smack at each other for the ...