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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."

Ayrton Senna in Germany 1985

The story of Heroes

People expect their heroes to be perfect. But I draw inspiration from the imperfect heroes; the ones who stumble and fall, but then get up and try, again and again. It must have been the...

Italian fan visited Instituto Ayrton Senna

Lawyer Maria Grazia, who met three times champion in 1992 and was at the track when he died, visits the Instituto Ayrton Senna. Maria Grazia is a lawyer who lives in Italy, where she was...

Senna movie review from Singapore

I just watched the Asian premiere in Singapore of the docu-feature on Ayrton Senna (written by Manish Pandey and directed by BAFTA winner Asif Kapadia), a film I have been waiting to watch for...
Ayrton Senna at Imola in 1985

San Marino Grand Prix 1985

As soon as the Portuguese Grand Prix was over, all the cars and material were loaded into the familiar articulated transporters and, ten days later, everything was unloaded in the paddock at the Autodromo Dino Ferrari...

Watch the Senna movie

It’s not too often you end up watching a movie that would truly leave a lasting impression on you (in this case a documentary). You don’t have to know anything about car racing at all. Instead, you simply have...

Remembering The Legend

The release of themovie Senna has highlighted the huge gap left in formula one after the tragic events at Imola in 1994. The passing of time, it seems, has not dimmed memories of one of...

Last Private moments – (For Roland) – Imola 1994

The photo above is just one shot of the finished piece which I entitled “For Roland”. “Senna the Movie” has generated an unprecedented amount of discussion and interest into Ayrton Sennas life and indeed, his...
Lewis Hamilton with Senna's helmet

Hamilton ranks alongside Senna and Schumacher

That’s the opinion of Williams ace Felipe Massa who has been impressed with the Mercedes man. Hamilton is closing in on his fourth drivers’ championship as he leads Sebastian Vettel by 66 points with...

From another angle – Senna movie

I’ve recently watched two major sports documentaries that were both out in cinemas last year and that have both received high critical acclaim. On Saturday night, I watched Senna (dir. Asif Kapadia) on DVD. On...

Interview with CEO of Senna brand-Bianca Senna

From the moment I met Bianca, I was starstruck, and we naturally started speaking in our native language, Portuguese. She is extremely polite and...
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