Ayrton Senna’s death changed me physically,says Adrian Newey

Adrian Newey, the man who designed the cars that have made Red Bull a dominant force in Formula One, has spoken for the first time about how close he came to leaving the sport...
Ayrton Senna in 1984

The day I met a rising Senna

As Senna the movie opens on August 11, Adelaide author Ruth Starke remembers meeting the young Brazilian as he was starting his meteoric rise. HE has good skin and a sprinkling of freckles across the...

Dangerous pleasure

THERE’s a whole range of ways to negotiate the complex relations of film and history. Costume dramas, picturing the past, threaten to be genteel, all too tasteful; but then you find one as dynamic...

Senna’s driving close to God

Sport barely needs the attention of documentary filmmakers. Modern sport is so widely and eagerly broadcast, dissected and then replayed that viewer fatigue sets in before a filmmaker can come along and make any...

Ayrton Senna’s singular relentless magic

What made Ayrton Senna such an epochal sensation that 217 living F1 drivers voted him Formula One’s greatest driver ever was neither his deranged rivalry with Alain Prost nor the freak accident that claimed...

Ayrton Senna: The Faith of the man who could drive on water

"Just because I believe in God, just because I have faith in God, it doesn’t mean that I’m immune. It doesn’t mean that I’m immortal.”- Ayrton Senna, 1989. Back in 2004, when James Gay-Rees and...

Nostalgia: Senna’s last one

Ayrton Senna really wanted to win his last race with McLaren and have the team break Ferrari’s legendary record. He did it, indeed. But in reality, the Grand Prix of Australia 1993 was also...

San Marino Grand Prix – Imola 1994

At Imola on 1st May 1994 the lights burned long into the night as journalists who had witnessed the death of Ayrton Senna filed the stories they thought they would never have to write....

Senna would have beaten Schumacher in equal cars

Ten years ago Ayrton Senna was killed at Imola. Bernie Ecclestone, the Formula One impresario, tells David Tremayne how the Brazilian’s skills compare to those of the current world champion Thursday, 22 April 2004 More than...

Boeing Donation to Ayrton Senna Institute

Boeing will invest in a partnership with the Ayrton Senna Institute to boost STEM and comprehensive education over the three next years. The investment...
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