Our newsletter of October 2007 predicted that the motor sports scene in India would receive a shot in the arm from the involvement of Vijay Mallya in Formula 1 through the team
now named Force India and because India might host a round of the championship in the near future. Six months down the road and sure enough, the interest has grown manifold.
We arrived in Malaysia when the Moto GP testing was in progress and spent two days at Sepang. To watch objects of this size hurtling out of corners and down the straight and then gracefully dropping to absurd angles while the riders felt the track with their knees was an unforgettable experience.