Top Gear chats with Sir Stirling Moss

Sir Stirling Moss is not smiling. “Today’s cars are even uglier than they already were,” he says. “It’s because of the modern regulations, but there really should be a regulation that says your car ought to be attractive.”

A look of concern flashes across the iconic octogenarian’s face. ‘Ugly cars shouldn’t be allowed to win,” he says. He is smiling now. Sir Stirling might be in his twilight years, but his advancing age hasn’t trampled his enthusiasm for Formula One. He is upright, his tiny frame aided only by a shooting stick, and fizzes with fervour on the upcoming season – and ‘those’ controversial noses…



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