Some of you may be aware I recently did a “Pirelli Hot Lap” during the Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone. I was given a high-speed tour of the famous circuit in a Mercedes-AMG GTR – similar to the F1 safety car – with a professional racing driver at the wheel. It was, by turns (no pun intended), enthralling, exhilarating and entertaining. Not an experience for the faint-hearted. MORE.