Ahead of this weekend’s Brazilian Grand Prix, we take a look at the animation created about one of Ayrton Senna’s greatest race wins – The 1991 Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos. Continue Reading
With Honda’s first generation NSX two-seater sharing handling development with the late three-time Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna, there was never any doubt about the legendary sports car’s performance. Praised for its nimble handling and advanced aerodynamic design, Honda has finally revived its iconic two-seater as the second generation Acura NSX in the US. Continue Reading
It’s hard to believe that it’s been exactly 5 years since the Senna film release. Comprised purely of archive footage and newer interviews as audio, it left us in awe of the Ayrton Senna legacy and the ferocity of the racing in the 80’s and 90’s. Here is our original interview with Director Asif Kapadia.
Ayrton Senna’s qualifying lap during the 1988 Monaco Grand Prix is widely regarded as the best single lap in F1 history. On May 1st, 20 years to the day since Ayrton was killed in a fatal crash in the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix, the Official McLaren YouTube channel presents an epic portrayal of Senna’s Monaco ’88 qualifying lap to commemorate the life and career of a legend. Continue Reading
Using data from a Senna lap around Suzuka in 1989, Honda have used a lighting set-up to re-create the lap, complete with the sound of the McLaren MP4/5. Senna won all of his World Championships in a McLaren Honda, and had a strong connection with Japan throughout his career, and this event -though haunting – is a fitting tribute of F1’s finest. Continue Reading