What could be a better choice of track day weapon than a Lotus Exige Cup? UAE track day warrior and all round Lotus fan, Farhan Al Bastaki agrees with us and gives his Lotus a fair workout around the twists and turns of the Yas Marina Circuit.

For Phil it's all about the car, the quality of content and the story. Having experienced life on both sides of the automotive business, the unbridled urge to set up his own unique motoring website led to crankandpiston.com being founded in his spare room. The rest as they say is history.

Phil McGovern