1. This first item is really preparation and that’s Croft and Cole – run by motorsport golden couple Rebecca and Tom Onslow-Cole. Fab trees delivered to your door (UK only) but now with the added convenience and excitement of wrapping paper, cards, wreaths for your door and festive candles. www.croftandcole.com  2. We all love a good read at Christmas – if only because what’s on the TV will mostly be dire – so I have picked a couple of books out and the first is Malcolm Cracknell ‘s ‘Taking the World by Storm’. Still available and a cracking read at www.world-by-storm.co.uk  3. We’ve been talking to Motorsport Magazine recently about their shop so I took a quick cruise round and came up with a couple of great vintage-style mugs at a tenner. There’s a Martini liveried mug and, appropriately, a Mobil1 oil can mug. I also really like the vintage car bookends. There’s a Black Friday discount code BF19. 4. For those with a slot car set up I would recommend the Dunlop Bridge model from Scalextric at £11.99. If only the makers of Le Mans 66 had used this!! (KIDDING!!) 5.Our great friends at Stickers4 have Le Mans key rings […]

A set of four programmes, telling the story of Mobil 1 and its importance to teams across the classes at the Le Mans 24 hours.               Jim Roller talks to Pascal Vasselon:   John Hindhaugh speaks with Porsche’s Andreas Seidl:   Shea Adam meets Corvette’s Doug Fehan:   John Hindhaugh catches up with Mobil 1’s Bruce Crawley: