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Montreal 1988-Canadian Grand Prix

The Canadian Grand Prix returned to the Formula One calendar after a year's absence. In the meantime, major changes had been made to the...

Back in time: San Marino Grand Prix 1988

1st may 1988 The two McLaren MP4/4-Honda V6 turbocharged cars simply annihilated every-one, finishing the 60-lap race 2.334 sec apart, but a whole lap in...

F1 History: Six pole-positions in a single season

Ayrton Senna had a very special season in 1988. Besides winning his first F1 world title, he broke several records. On June 18 of that...

Grand Prix Story: French GP – Paul Ricard 1988

It had to happen. For the first six Grand Prix races of 1988 Alain Prost has appeared to be content to let his Brazilian...

Memories: Senna’s first win for McLaren

Ayrton Senna scored his first win for McLaren in the 1988 San Marino Grand Prix. He led a crushing one-two for the team. He and...

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...

Grand Prix Story: Detroit Grand Prix 1986

Rising Lotus star Ayrton Senna started on the pole and came away with a hard-earned win, the fourth of his career. Senna charged through...

Grand Prix Story: Belgian Grand Prix 1985

The race on the circuit of Spa Francorchamps was going to take place that year, in June. Zolder was going to be replaced once...

Grand Prix Story: Portuguese Grand Prix 1985

It would probably be a very slight exaggeration to suggest that Ayrton Senna has brought a fresh standard of driving excellence to Formula One...