World Champion Allan McNish Retires: A Personal Appreciation

David Hobbs | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

As a racing fan and a Le Mans nut I read the tweet that announced Allan McNish's retirement with disbelief and then denial. The avalanche of messages that followed made it clear that the three-time Le Mans winner was indeed quitting while at the top of the sport, just 45 days after clinching the 2013 World Endurance Championship title in Shanghai... I was stunned.

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The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Sport

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The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Sport

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The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

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The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 17.06.2012 | UK Sport

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The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK Sport

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The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

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Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.12.2011 | UK Comedy

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