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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."

Senna and Berger

Ayrton Senna – 10 factualities

The young Brazilian passed away in a tragic crash at the infamous Tamburello corner in the San Marino Grand Prix at the Imola Grand Prix track, leaving a void in the world of motorsport...

Senna’s Day

F1 legend Ayrton Senna died 23 years ago. I'm going to pay tribute to Senna, my favourite F1 driver of all time. I was still a kid in 1994, but had been following the F1...
Ayrton Senna and Nuno Cobra

Reflecting on Senna

When Ayrton Senna died on May 1st, 1994, I was 1 year, 5 months and 19 days old. It’s fair to say I had no idea who he was. After all, I’m pretty sure...
Ayrton Senna and HONDA

Honda in Trouble

I don't know who is at the very top of the Honda F1 food chain but I suspect this person might have misleading memories of the late 80s when Honda wiped the floor. Even...
Ayrton Senna at Hungaroring in 1988

Ayrton SENNA: Life and Death

F1 was my first love. The love of my life when I was a kid. Broadly, racing was my life. My father planted the gearhead seed early and that grew to become a towering...

SENNA: Still tears after 10 years

10th anniversary of the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix The statue is touching in its simplicity. The bronze figure of Ayrton Senna is sitting, as if on the pit wall, head down in contemplation. Around...

United States Grand Prix 1991

Senna and Honda Marlboro McLaren wrote themselves another slice of F1 history in Phoenix with a faultless performance which netted the Brazilian his 27th Grand Prix victory and, in the process, brought him level...
Ayrton Senna at Hockenheim 1990

German Grand Prix 1990

You can get used to anything, given time, and the Grand Prix world seems to have become used to the German Grand Prix being held for Formula One at the fast but dull Hockenheimring....
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 Institute

For over 20 years the Ayrton Senna Institute has contributed to create opportunities for children and young Brazilians through education. It works to develop...