McLaren prepares to thaw Martin Whitmarsh from his cryogenically suspended state, and Rob didn’t manage to see the United States Grand Prix, so we talk about his sewerage problem instead.

Motorsport is as much about the drivers as it is about the cars. Yassmin and Michael visit the Confederation of Australian Motorsport’s karting academy to discover whether or not Yassmin can hack it mentally and physically.

“The levels of fitness they need to do their job is incredible. It blew my mind,” says Yassmin. The very first test is planking. Yes, planking.