Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
Next July, Formula E will achieve something that so many have tried to accomplish yet failed: holding an international motor race in New York City.
While Nissan deserves plaudits for its innovation, its front-engined LMP1 contender seemed doomed to failure from the start. It was a tumultuous year for the Japanese manufacturer.
Daniel Abt comes from a long line of drivers and engineers, stretching back 120 years. Now the 22-year-old Formula E and WEC racer is taking up the family business.
Tony Brise could've been the next big thing in motorsports were his life not tragically cut short by the accident that claimed the lives of many of his teammates 40 years ago this week.