The Crook Tapes (7)

He has now become one of the finest, five finest, racing drivers in the world. Like all drivers of his capacity, and capability - like Stirling Moss, Fangio, Farina, and all the rest of them - it does look so jolly easy when he does it, doesn’t it? But my goodness me, it’s not. To go round corners at the speed that he does, you’ve got to know everything about it, from a to z. He’s a stylist, you know. He’s a tremendous stylist. He knows exactly and absolutely what he’s doing at any time. He’s got a terrifically cool head on his shoulders.