Ayrton Senna articles on F1 Fanatic archive
Ayrton Senna vs Damon Hill 13th January 2011, 8:41
Ayrton Senna and Damon Hill were team mates all too briefly in 1994.
“Senna” – the Ayrton Senna movie reviewed 16th December 2010, 14:04
F1 Fanatic reviews “Senna”, the new film about the life of Ayrton Senna.
“Senna” movie: an F1 Fanatic’s opinion 30th October 2010, 16:04
F1 Fanatic reader Robert York has been to see “Senna” in Tokyo and wrote in to share his verdict.
20 years since Senna took out Prost at Suzuka 21st October 2010, 0:02
Ayrton Senna clinched the 1990 world championship in a deeply controversial Japanese Grand Prix. He rammed into rival Alain Prost at the first corner at Suzuka, taking both of them out of the race.
Senna film set for June 2011 UK release 16th September 2010, 15:02
“Senna”, the documentary film about the life of Ayrton Senna, will be released in June 2011 in the UK. The film opens in Japan next month to coincide with the Japanese Grand Prix. It is being screened at Suzuka on the weekend of the race. The earlier release date for the Japanese market reflects the [...]
Hamilton, Button & Senna’s McLaren (video) 30th June 2010, 10:48
McLaren have put out a video showing Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button poking around their store of old Formula 1 cars and pulling back the covers on a 1988 MP4-4. Both take turns sitting in the car which was driven by Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost, winning 15 of the 16 races they started. It [...]
25 years since Ayrton Senna’s first F1 win at Estoril 21st April 2010, 8:20
Today is the 25 anniversary of Ayrton Senna’s first win in Formula 1. Despite atrocious conditions, which F1 cars would not be allowed to race in today, the Brazilian dominated and won by more than a minute.
Top ten… Home Grand Prix wins 23rd March 2010, 16:10
Over the years we’ve seen how performing in front of a home crowd can inspire greatness in racing drivers. Can Mark Webber emulate great drivers of the past like Juan Manuel Fangio, Jim Clark and Ayrton Senna by winning his home Grand Prix? If he does expect a reaction from the Australian crowd similar to [...]
Button vs the best (F1 in numbers) 29th May 2009, 12:00
There’s a lot of discussion among F1 fans at the moment about how Brawn – and Jenson Button in particular – are dominating the championship. So how far ahead are Button and Brawn? Are we set for the kind of one-sided seasons we’ve seen in the past? Let’s see how they measure up against F1′s [...]
“Senna versus Prost” – read the review and win one of six copies 26th May 2009, 7:00
We’ve already had one new book on Ayrton Senna to mark the 15th anniversary of his death – and here’s another. But this one has a twist. Written after discussions with Alain Prost, “Senna versus Prost” tells the story of their infamous rivalry which dominated F1 from the moment they became team mates in 1988, [...]