Andrew Frankel (@frankelandrew
) is a freelance automotive journalist writing for the major uk magazines. We have a chat about journalism, road testing, modern cars, racing cars, hybrid cars and so much more. Check out the video podcast: https://youtu.be/3S5KHBfHhXc
Hope you enjoy,
Support The Podcast:
00:00 = Intro
01:24 = How much time is spent planning vs driving?
02:34 = Where did it all start?
07:11 = Learning to review cars + Autocar
08:16 = Has your journalism changed over the years?
09:31 = Do you struggle distinguishing the differences between modern cars?
14:56 = Is there a car you've driven recently where it doesn't meet expectations? SF90
17:46 = Weight and the Caterham Super 7
18:55 = Ferrari F8
27:44 = Porsche 917
30:47 = 2019 RSR
32:09 = GT3RS vs GT3 Cup vs RSR
34:21 = Does driving race cars put you off road cars?
44:44 = F Type P450
50:10 = Hybrids, the next McLaren and tech
1:00:00 = Back to working in Magazines
1:02:01 = The lessons for approaching freelance.
1:08:52 = Do you find it stressful having to create your own work/ income?
1:13:58 = Where did you hone your road testing ability?
1:16:17 = Favourite road test of all time?
1:18:10 = What's the next "McLaren F1"?
1:26:43 = The T.50
1:29:15 = Should cars safe people if you turn everything off?
1:41:38 = 5 Questions