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Made in the USA

More than half a century before Gene Haas, a young Californian had built a US F1 team. Lance...

The colour of origin

In 2006, as an interim livery between two sponsors (West and Vodafone), McLaren opted to run the original...

Just one chance

  Jonathan Williams took part in just one grand prix in his racing career, but it was at...

A little Martini

In 1978, René Arnoux made his F1 debut at the wheel of the pretty Martini MK23. Unfortunately for...

McLaren-Honda, act one

The debut of the McLaren MP4-30 was not a smooth one at Jerez this week as the team...

Photo finish

In 1986, the European Grand Prix in Jerez saw a sensational final sprint between the Lotus-Renault of Ayrton Senna...

Carlos and Fernando

In his youth, Carlos Sainz Jr had an idol (perhaps even a 'guru' judging by his jacket) in...

Very private tests

In September 1986, Rene Arnoux was invited to a top secret test to assess the potential of the Alfa...

Imposter

  Nigel Mansell in a Ferrari in 1986? Not quite, it's actually Stefan Johansson at the wheel of...

Too far...

Not his finest moment. Michael Schumacher deliberately turns in on Jacques Villeneuve to ensure his Ferrari makes contact...

Made in the USA

Forty years before the Haas F1 Team prepares to join the grid, no fewer than three US teams...

Lotus here, there and everywhere

In 2011, nothing was too much for Lotus. The brand created by Colin Chapman had a presence in numerous...

Surfing on grass

Jochen Mass loses control of his McLaren in the 1977 Austrian Grand Prix, aquaplaning off on to the...

The show must go on

Three months after the death of Francois Cevert and the retirement of Jackie Stewart, it was time for...

Breakneck speed

A view of the old Spa circuit in 1966, more precisely the Masta straight, lined by telegraph poles...

Jimmy, Sally and Jabby

Unbeknown to most, Jimmy Clark was quite the womanizer although we see him here at Monza sharing an...

Forza Rossa!

Thirty five years after the glorious Alfettas, a descendant of the prestigious Italian machines made its F1 debut...

Sweet mix

In 1967, in an effort to offer a full grid of cars, organizers often blended together F1 and...