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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.”

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 simply on the strength of his splendid flag-to-flag victory in...
Ayrton Senna in Monaco 1990

Gordon Murray Interview-1990

Specification Engine: "Large" — Naturally aspirated Cylinders: "Lots" Power output: "Plenty" Suspension, brakes and steering: "Formula 1 standard" Availability: From 1994 Price: "More than anything in view today" Manufacturer: McLaren Cars Limited, South-east England If the specification for the forthcoming McLaren "supercar"...
Ayrton Senna in Tosa 88

Unseen moments of Imola 1988

A Prague art studio uses incredible technology and obsessive attention to detail to illustrate Senna's legendary pass at Imola in 1988. Jan Rambousek finally found the moment: Ayrton Senna’s McLaren MP4/4, screaming down the back...
Ayrton Senna in Japan in 1990

Gerald Donaldson: An interview with Senna

Ayrton Senna was at first reluctant to give me a private interview because he assumed I was a British journalist, several of whom he believed had written unfairly about him. Too often, he felt, he...

The 1994 Disaster: The Day Formula 1 Lost Its Remaining Innocence

Every sport has a moment that shakes it to its very foundation, a moment after which things are never the same in that sport. In Formula 1 that moment happened in 1994 on Lap 7 at...
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...

Nigel Roebuck on Ayrton Senna

motorsportmagazine.com | July 2011 For a few days after seeing Senna movie, I couldn't get the man out of my mind, and perhaps not surprisingly so. I had, after all, been present at all but...
Hungaroring 1988

Ayrton Senna Legacy lives on

It is Friday afternoon and children around the age of 12 are gathered in the computer lab of a public school in Itatiba, a small town an hour away from Sao Paulo. Class time...

Legendary Formula 1 cars: Lotus 98T

There was lightning in the air in 1986. Usain Bolt was born. Mike Tyson took just two rounds to become the youngest ever Heavyweight World Champion and the F1 Turbo era reached its peak. The...

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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