Let’s make one thing clear: driving anything fast is not, by any stretch of the imagination, easy. Naturally, car tech and the science of speed have progressed substantially since the heroes of the Goodwood Revival were in their prime. An unfortunate side effect of these advancements is that the work and skill required to drive the cars has become less apparent. No less real, mind you, and perhaps more mental, but less obvious.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/09/13/classic-car-speed-seriously-hard-work