In the UK many public figures are understandably nervous about speaking about God. Blair was famously cut off by Alistair Campbell “we don’t do God.” It may not seem like much but when Lewis Hamilton said the following in an interview he was risking public mocking: “You have to remain hopeful, you have to believe there is a plan . . . I believe God has a plan for me. I don’t know what it is.”
For anyone not so familiar with Formula 1 (I am talking about you, my American readers!) then as an introduction to the history of the sport you can do a lot worse than watching the movie Senna.