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Ayrton Senna Karting 1970

The Man Senna Could Never Beat

It was August 1980, in Jesolo, Italy. Ayrton Senna, aged 20, lay in a deck chair by the hotel pool—steely-eyed, angry. He had been...

F1 Engineering: Steve Nichols

Born and raised in Utah, USA, Nichols was 13 years old when he made his racing debut, behind the wheel of a kart his...
Ayrton Senna and Ron Dennis

Ayrton and Michael, a rivalry

Mika Häkkinen had raced Ayrton Senna; had hoped for the best while fearing the worst next to Michael on the Imola 1994 podium. And,...
Ayrton Senna in 1982

Ayrton Senna: Norfolk memories

Imagine if Diego Maradona, when arriving in Europe in the 1980s, signed not for Barcelona but for Norwich City, turning them into championship contenders...
Ayrton Senna in Japan in 1993

F1 Gunfight: Ayrton Senna vs Eddie Irvine

Most drivers, after winning a race, are usually in the mood to celebrate, or at the very least to bask in the glory of...

Keith Sutton recalls a friendship with Ayrton Senna

Keith Sutton remembers the beginning of his career simply. "I was a young lad from Cheadle with a passion for motor sport and photography,"...

Racing: Senna’s first bitter rivalry

Long before he locked horns with the likes of Alain Prost in Formula 1, Ayrton Senna endured his first fierce rivalry in Formula Ford....

Memories of a close friend : Alfredo Popesco

In 1974 he won the São Paulo junior championship and in 1975 was runner-up in the nationals. He'd met Alfredo Popesco through Popesco's younger...

Emerson Fittipaldi on Ayrton Senna

It feels like it was only yesterday that I heard the news, at Michigan International Speedway, where I had just begun a flat-out full-tanks...
Ayrton Senna in Silverstone in 1988

Remember Senna’s most significant victories in the UK

Ayrton Senna has strong ties with England, where the next race of the 2015 F1 season is taking place. Besides competing in the entry divisions...