It's life on the apex, in the paddock and late at night in the factory.

A unique collection of stories and images of the people who build cars and race them. Written by people who know.

About Transmission


We work with the best writers, photographers and content producers, each with their own talent and distinctive style, each with images to share and tales to tell: One passion, different perspectives.

Images above – © Steve Hindle

Goes Beyond News

If you’re looking for headline news, you’re probably in the wrong place.

Think of Transmission as more of a Sunday Supplement, with deeper, more insightful stories to read over a cup of coffee, when you have time.

Images above – © Kevin Mc Glone


Across our pages you’ll find thousands of stories, old and new.  Transmission is ‘now’, but you’ll also find all the content we’ve written during the past decade for the titles; SkiddMark and The Black Stuff.

And to make it easy to browse through the site, we’ve added a bookmarking tool – just sign-up and you can access your saved content on any device.


Transmission is a safe space; safe from programmatic pop-up ads, and safe from the cookies and scripts that send your personal data to third-party service providers such as Google, Facebook and Twitter – without your consent.

We want you to enjoy your time with us, so any sponsorship or affiliate promotions will be clearly signposted and relevant.   And if you change your mind, you can update your privacy preferences at any time.


We are proud to be an active supporter of Race Against Dementia, the global charity founded by Sir Jackie Stewart. We think this is an incredibly worthy cause, and will be donating a proportion of our revenues to their research over the coming year.

Please take the time to learn more about RAD’s work and consider making a donation.


Reviews, track tests and drive stories.   Everything automotive.

From BTCC to Porsche Carrera Cup, plus national and historic series including Formula 4, Formula Ford and Ginetta Juniors.

Meeting Max Esterson

We speak to some of the people who have shaped the world of motorsport.

From Blancpain GT and British GT to the 24-hour classics at Spa, Nürburgring and Le Mans.