Colin Chapman was a visionary and innovator

The legacy of Colin Chapman is enormous and cannot be underestimated in terms of motorsport and sports cars the world over. As you might expect Colin Chapman’s words were inspirational to many people, here are some of my favourite quotes from the great man;

“Adding power makes you faster on the straights. Subtracting weight makes you faster everywhere.”

Colin Chapman

Simplify, then add lightness.

Colin Chapman

Rules are for the obedience of fools and interpretations of smart men.

Colin Chapman

You won’t catch me driving a race car that I have built.

Colin Chapman

The secret of a successful marriage is not to be at home too much.

Colin Chapman

Money is how we keep the score in motor racing nowadays.

Colin Chapman

July 4 is the perfect day to relax. It also provides a very good chance to spend quality time with friends and family since everyone is able to get away from the hassles of everyday life, such as work.

Colin Chapman

Colin Chapman was a visionary and innovator

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