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Schumacher returns to winning ways in Montreal 12th June 2014, 11:45

Michael Schumacher took another win in the 1994 Canadian Grand Prix while Ferrari’s competitive edge was blunted amid another row over F1 safety.

Hill wins, Schumacher stars on acrimonious weekend 29th May 2014, 12:00

A drivers’ strike was threatened and teams withdrew from practice. But on race day Williams returned to the top and Michael Schumacher salvaged second with a masterclass drive.

Schumacher takes fourth win at subdued Monaco 15th May 2014, 12:48

Today in 1994 Michael Schumacher won the first race after the death of Ayrton Senna, but the events of Imola continued to overshadow the racing.

Today in 1994: The crash seen around the world 1st May 2014, 13:02

The death of Ayrton Senna 20 years ago today stunned the motor racing world and would lead to profound changes to improve safety in Formula One.

Schumacher wins again as traction control row brews 15th April 2014, 13:10

Michael Schumacher took his second win of 1994 at the new TI Aida venue, while Ayrton Senna crashed out early and Ferrari were embroiled in a technical row.

Schumacher wins, Senna spins and Brundle has an incredible escape 25th March 2014, 12:55

The 1994 season began with three shocks: Senna spun into retirement as he was beaten by Schumacher, Brundle survived a major crash and Irvine earned a three-race ban.

Today in 1973: Last-lap heartbreak in first Swedish GP 17th June 2013, 12:02

The first ever Swedish Grand Prix, held on this day 40 years, almost had a fairytale finish. But hopes of a home win were dashed on the last lap.

25 years ago today: Senna’s first win for McLaren 1st May 2013, 12:28

Ayrton Senna scored his first win for McLaren on this day 25 years ago – at the same track where he lost his life six years later.

Today in 1993: Senna’s last great race at Donington 11th April 2013, 22:03

F1’s only race at Donington Park saw a memorable first lap by Ayrton Senna, an great but unrewarded drive by Rubens Barrichello – and Tom Wheatcroft achieve his lifelong dream.

Today in 1953: Peron’s Grand Prix ends in carnage 18th January 2013, 14:16

The first flyaway round of the world championship was held in Argentina on this day 60 years ago. But the race held at the behest of president Juan Domingo Peron ended in tragedy.