The death of Ayrton Senna, who on Tuesday will turn 18, was remembered by racers and fans worldwide. At Twitter, Felipe Massa and Bruno Senna paid their respects to the Brazilian, who died in an accident during the San Marino GP 1994.
“18 years after the death of our greatest idol! Ayrton Senna, “wrote Felipe Massa, who participates in a training session with Ferrari at Mugello, Italy.
Nephew of triple world champion, Bruno Senna, who currently runs at Williams, also recalled the date “May 1 at Mugello. Regrets, Ayrton. You keep inspiring me every time. ”
Tony Kanaan, who competes for the team KV Racing in Indy just posted “Senna, idol forever.”
Former F1 driver Martin Brundle and comment today said it was a day to remember all the runners who died on the slopes. With 165 tests between 1984 and 1996, Britain was a contemporary of Senna in the category.
Since Alexander Wurz, who has won 69 races and three podium finishes in Formula 1, wrote that the weekend of San Marino in 1994, it is impossible to forget.
Ex-girlfriend of Senna, Adriane Galisteu was another who spoke in the 1st of May: “The nostalgia comes of age, 18 years without Ayrton Senna!”
The issue became one of the most talked about topics on Twitter in Brazil.