What's behind you doesn't matter.— Enzo Ferrari
Mind-blowing Motor Racing quotations
Speed has never killed anyone. Suddenly becoming stationary, that's what gets you.
The winner ain't the one with the fastest car. It's the one who refuses to lose.
There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering;
all the rest are merely games.
When I look fast, I'm not smooth and I am going slowly.
And when I look slow, I am smooth and going fast.
Only a biker knows why a dog sticks his head out of a car window.
Mansell can see him in his earphone.
Nigel Mansell is the last person in the race apart from the five in front of him
Winning is everything. The only ones who remember you when you come second are your wife and your dog.
Faster, Faster, until the thrill of speed overcomes the fear of death.
Your luck goes up and down like swings and roundabouts
Motor racing can never be totally safe and it never should be in my opinion.
I believe if you are doing something like competing, like motor racing, you either do well or forget it.
Each driver has its limit. My limit is a little bit further than others.
Since I started in motor racing I've worked with people from all over the world.
We are all here to go racing and prejudice will never play any part in that.
Money is how we keep the score in motor racing nowadays.
Jenson Button is in the top ten, in eleventh position.
With two laps to go then the action will begin, unless this is the action, which it is.
And the first five places are filled by five different cars.
And the first three cars are all Escorts, which isn't surprising as this is an all Escort race.
Aerodynamics is for those who cannot manufacture good engines.
There are many different types of prioritites in Motor Racing, the first.
..being how much you are willing to sacrifice in order to get to where you want to go.
Rally points scoring is twenty for the fastest, eighteen for the second fastest, right down to six points for the slowest fastest.
Mansell is slowing it down, taking it easy. Oh, no he isn't! It's a lap record.
Look up there! That's the sky!
You might not think that's cricket, and it's not, it's motor racing.
That's the first time he had started from the front row in a Grand Prix, having done so in Canada earlier this year.
And there's the man in the green flag!
Speaking from memory, I don't know how many points Nelson Piquet has.
And Damon Hill is following Damon Hill.
I have spent--or wasted--my life around motor racing: driving, promoting, and writing about what Ernest Hemingway once linked with mountain climbing and bull fighting as the only true sports. The rest, he sniffed, are merely games.
Horsepower sells motorcars and torque wins motor races.
Unless I am very much mistaken...I AM very much mistaken...!
The bottom line is what we do might not be the safest so there is always some risk but we are ready to take that into account because we love racing and we love motor sports and it is dangerous.