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"Ayrton is an idol that even after so many years , remains in the minds of people in a very present way. His strength and charisma still wiggle including individuals who never saw his race. Example of this is part of new generation of F1 drivers has him as great idol and example."

Grand Prix Story: Detroit Grand Prix 1987

Fans expected great things from Senna in Detroit. The driver was coming off of a big win in Monaco, three weeks earlier, and had already won in the US in 1986, also driving a...

Belgian Grand Prix 1988

The incredible fight for the title, between Senna and Prost, was summed up by the draw in the standings: both drivers had 66 points. After the qualifying sessions, the McLaren duo once again took...
German Grand Prix 1989

German Grand Prix 1989

In the end, the result was all too familiar: Ayrton Senna first, Alain Prost second. Nothing too surprising about that, in this age of McLaren-Honda domination of Formula One. Yet the German Grand Prix...
Ayrton Senna in Training

Racing: Drivers fitness program

A race driver's fitness routine was once rather simple: running, cigarettes and alcohol (the running being optional). Call it the James Hunt exercise program, if you will, but it had been commonplace long before...
Ayrton Senna in Great Britain

What People Say About Him?

He participated on 161 F1 GPs, took 65 pole positions and 41 victories but then tragically died following a crash at Imola on May 1, 1994. Pat Symonds (F1 engineer) “There was one area at Dallas...
Senna Mercedes

Mercedes story by Ayrton Senna

In Australia, there is a Mercedes-Benz 190 E running down the streets of Melbourne. But this is no ordinary Mercedes. In fact, it was once owned by the legendary Ayrton Senna. Incidentally, it was...
Ayrton Senna in 1990

Monaco Grand Prix 1990

For Ayrton Senna fans, and there are a lot of them among the paying public, in spite of the anti-Senna lobby among the English press, the 48th Monaco Grand Prix was sheer delight. Fastest...
Senna portrait

Ayrton Senna by Jon Nicholson

During the winter of 1993 I started working on a book I was to produce with Damon Hill. It was going to be all about his 1994 season, racing with the all-time great Ayrton...

SENNA and the formation of Audi Brazil

Ayrton Senna may be best known for his Formula 1 exploits, though some may not know of his association to Audi through business and also as a daily driver. Looking back on that side...

Obrigado Senna

In May 2019, during Senna Day, Heineken®, the official sponsor of F1, and the Senna Family signed an unprecedented partnership for a series of...
EduTec 2018

Expo EDUTEC 2018