Ayrton Senna

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Ayrton Senna remembered at Imola 20 years after fatal crash

Isla Binnie Twenty years after Ayrton Senna died at Imola's race track, the town is gearing up to honour a Formula One driver it remembers as much for his charity and charisma as his three world championship...

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Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso salute Ayrton Senna's legacy

Ayrton Senna in 1992.

Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso have paid emotional tributes to Ayrton Senna on the 20th anniversary of the death of the maverick Brazilian superstar and three-time world champion.

Ayrton Senna's legacy is a fatality-free F1

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Mark Fogarty Two decades after his death shocked motor racing out of its complacency, Ayrton Senna's legacy is the longest fatality-free period in formula one history.

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Ayrton Senna remembered on 20th anniversary of his death

Players from the Corinthians soccer club wear replicas of the helmet worn by late Brazilian Formula One driver Ayrton Senna.

Fans and Formula One drivers past and present marked the 20th anniversary of the death of Ayrton Senna on Thursday at the Italian circuit where the triple champion crashed 20 years ago.

Ayrton Senna's legend - then and now

People visit Ayrton Senna's grave in Sao Paulo on May 1 on the 20th anniversary of his death.

Brad Spurgeon Twenty years ago last week, on May 1, 1994, formula one's biggest star at the time, Brazilian driver Ayrton Senna, was killed in a racing accident at the San Marino Grand Prix in Imola, Italy.

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Life, death and Monaco

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Andrew Tate The late, great Tommy Hafey famously said of football season in Melbourne, ''why would you be anywhere else?'' But for those of us with a few less push-ups under the belt, May in Monaco does tend to...

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Bruno Senna drives on through tragedy

David McCowen Bruno Senna was just 10 years old when he set aside his go-kart.

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Lewis Hamilton on pole, Daniel Ricciardo third as Mercedes dominate Spanish Formula One Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton waves after the qualifying session for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix.

Tim Collings A supremely relaxed Lewis Hamilton delivered when it mattered on Saturday by producing a lap of searing speed to claim his fourth pole position of the season as Mercedes swept the front row for...

Lewis Hamilton adds spice to Nico Rosberg rivalry

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Oliver Brown Leader turns heat up on simmering tensions with Mercedes teammate by questioning his hunger.

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Mercedes rivalry blows up as Lewis Hamilton hints at 'Senna-style' revenge at Nico Rosberg

Teammates and rivals: Lewis Hamilton (L) and Nico Rosberg.

Tim Collings Lewis Hamilton has hinted that he may inflict 'Senna-style' revenge on his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix as payback for the German's controversial pole-claiming...

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Lewis Hamilton relationship tricky: Nico Rosberg

Steve Keating Nico Rosberg steered clear of fighting talk on Thursday but recognised relations with Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton had become trickier since the formula one championship turned into a duel...

Daniel Ricciardo's rapid rise no surprise

Daniel Ricciardo kisses his trophy on the podium.

Mark Fogarty No one should be surprised that Daniel Ricciardo won so soon in his first season with world champion team Red Bull Racing.

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Bernie Ecclestone: an audience with the F1 supremo

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Darren Kane Bernie Ecclestone didn’t receive an Oxbridge qualification. Indeed he eschewed formal education as soon as he could.

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Keeping Schumacher in mind at the Australian Grand Prix

Michael Schumacher.

This weekend in Melbourne, the Formula One circus of thousands - team personnel, journalists, logistics people, track doctors, sponsors - is meeting in its traveling office, the paddock, for the...

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What drives the risk takers?

Timothy Boyle

Tim Boyle Finding the limits and pushing the limits are inseparable from each other.

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Mark Webber furious at grid penalty for Ferrari ride

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Mark Webber is reportedly fuming after being punished by formula one stewards for hitching a ride back to pit lane on the side of Fernando Alonso's Ferrari at the end of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.

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Red Bull slam 'unfair' Vettel boos

Red Bull boss Christian Horner lashed out at the fans who continue to boo Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel and suggested they were hurting the young German's feelings.

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Vettel still has bullish years out in front

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Peter McKay Sebastian Vettel has joined Alain Prost with four formula one drivers' titles, leaving him behind only Juan Manuel Fangio (5) and Michael Schumacher (7).

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Axed Ferrari driver Felipe Massa signs with Williams

Felipe Massa.

Williams have signed Brazil's Felipe Massa as one of their drivers for the 2014 Formula One season, the British team has announced.

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Raikkonen wins, Vettel clings to formula one lead

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Kimi Raikkonen lived up to his 'ice man' sobriquet by claiming his first win for three years as Sebastian Vettel clung on to his championship lead in a drama-laden Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.