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Senna’s final F1 wins for Lotus

I’m not a fan of racing’s raw statistics without context, but while bored in that quiet gap between Christmas and New Year, I was...

United States Grand Prix 1990

Thank goodness for Jean Alesi and Pirelli. Thanks to that combination, the US GP in Phoenix had a modicum of interest for half its...

Belgian Grand Prix 1989

Question: What do all the wet F1 races since Monaco 1984 have in common? Answer: Ayrton Senna. Others have had their moments. Who could forget...

Spanish Grand Prix Memories 1988

There might have been a hint of post-race tiredness in Nigel Mansell's voice, but there was no disappointment. Just admiration. Jerez, scene of the...

Mexican Grand Prix 1989

The power of Honda's RA109E was ultimately Alain Prost's downfall in the Mexican Grand Prix on May 28. That, and a gamble on tyre...

The End of an Era: Australian Grand Prix 1988

On the face of it, it was all just another crushing McLaren-Honda demonstration run, as Ron Dennis' machines sped to their tenth 1-2 of...

United States Grand Prix, Detroit 1988

When the idea of a Formula One race round the streets of Detroit was first mooted and a date fixed for 1982, a lot...

Japanese Grand Prix – Suzuka 1988

"I started giving thanks during the last lap.I thanked God.It was incredible. I could not believe I was going to win the championship,despite all...

Memories: Portuguese Grand Prix 1988

Ayrton Senna’s McLaren was not set up appropriately for the Estoril circuit. He got out of the car after Friday’s qualifying session with a...