Thursday, 1 December 2011


Alain De Cadenet, racing driver, TV presenter, father of Amanda De Cadenet and former co-driver of Desiré WIlson talks in this video about when he first met Des, how he rates her as a driver, and what he thinks of the new book Driven by Desire - The Desiré Wilson story. When asked if he would recommend the book, he replied "Bloody right, this is my pick of the year in Classic & Sports Car!"

New! Driven by Desire - The Desiré Wilson story
By Alan Wilson
Forewords by Lord March & Derek Bell MBE
The story of the driver rated by many as the best woman ever to race cars, and the most capable ever to have driven in Formula One. Her 50-year career began at the age of five in South Africa, moving to Holland and England and then the USA, before gaining renewed life at the famous Goodwood Revival historic race events. This fascinating story shows that a woman can, and did, fight her way to the top of motorsport.

Click here for more info about the book!