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“There is a rhythm… something like a perfect melody. Not always… but in any case I am always looking for that melody. And when I have found it I drive in a different dimension. I sense and I feel much more than I calculate. These rare moments are marvellous.”

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 in Great Britain

What People Say About Him?

He participated on 161 F1 GPs, took 65 pole positions and 41 victories but then tragically died following a crash at Imola on May 1, 1994. Pat Symonds (F1 engineer) “There was one area at Dallas...

What was it like to be at Imola in 94?

The practice session had Rubens Barrichello crash out and then Roland Ratzenberger on the second day succumbed to injuries. The race started with Pedro Lamy crashing into J.J. Lehto. Wasn't one death and two...
Ayrton Senna Honda NSX 1991

The Acura NSX is back

Patience is a virtue. But 10 years is a long time to wait—even for the love of your life. Now, this is not to say that car enthusiasts are so enamoured with the 2017...

The Journey to ”Senna”

Last night, the blistering British film Senna won BAFTAs for Best Documentary and Best Editing. To celebrate, we are re-posting this piece by its writer and producer, ManishPandey. Locanda Locatelli, June 2005. James Gay-Rees – an...

Peter Warr remembered

Peter Warr was best known for his management of the Lotus, Wolf and Fittipaldi Formula 1 teams in the Seventies and Eighties. A leading figure in the sport, he nurtured the careers of several...
Senna Mercedes

Mercedes story by Ayrton Senna

In Australia, there is a Mercedes-Benz 190 E running down the streets of Melbourne. But this is no ordinary Mercedes. In fact, it was once owned by the legendary Ayrton Senna. Incidentally, it was...
Ayrton Senna Paris Bercy 1993video

Senna’s last duel with Alain Prost

Elf Masters Kart, Paris Bercy 1993 The first edition of Masters Elf took place on 18 and 19 December 1993. Two races were held each evening, a relay of three drivers (a Formula 1 driver,...
Ayrton Senna in Portugal in 1986

A name that inspires

Ayrton Senna: a name that inspires confidence and pride, a tsunami in the deep, sifting ocean of motorsport history, rich in krill-like factoids which we consume daily. Without him, we wouldn’t just have increased...

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...
ObrigadoSenna

Obrigado Senna