the death of ayrton senna
The Death of Ayrton Senna and the Long Search for Blame
Ayrton Senna died on 1 May 1994. What followed was a grim afterword to the great Brazilian's life story: the search for an explanation and, ultimately, for someone to blame for his death.
More Than 20 Years On, Imola Still Lives With the Ghosts of its Past
22 years on from the darkest weekend in modern F1 history, the Imola circuit still lives with the ghosts of its past.
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The Cult – Gerhard Berger
Gerhard Berger's carefree attitude and ability to turn it on behind the wheel on an F1 car made him one of the more successful drivers of a hugely competitive era.
The Weird Truth About Sports Stars Meeting Their Idols
Have you heard the story about the footballer who met his boyhood idol, then stole his wife and got a tattoo of his kids?
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Throwback Thursday: Nigel Mansell, World Champion
23 years ago this week, Nigel Mansell secured his one and only F1 world title. The world has changed immensely since that day: for one thing, Mansell no longer sports his famous moustache.
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How Formula 1 Quit Smoking and Ruined its Health
The end of cigarette advertising has been disastrous for Formula 1.