Heroes Remembered: Senna

This week marks the 19th anniversary of the death of the great Brazilian Formula One race driver – Ayrton Senna, whose greatness and tragic death were highlighted in a wonderful documentary “Senna”.

Here is another tribute video:

 

From Wikipedia:

Ayrton Senna da Silva ( 21 March 1960 – 1 May 1994) was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world championships and is regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time. He was killed in an accident while leading the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix.

Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Brazil Brazilian
Active years 19841994
Teams Toleman, Lotus, McLaren, Williams
Entries 162 (161 starts)
Championships 3 (1988, 1990, 1991)
Wins 41
Podiums 80
Career points 610 (614)
Pole positions 65
Fastest laps 19
First entry 1984 Brazilian Grand Prix
First win 1985 Portuguese Grand Prix
Last win 1993 Australian Grand Prix
Last entry 1994 San Marino Grand Prix

 

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