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Happy birthday to Jacques Laffite!

Jacques Laffite turns 74 today, but the years haven't aged this pure racer's heart. A veteran of 176...

A strange Formula 1 barn find

We're not sure what the story is behind these pictures which appeared on Facebook yesterday. It's a barn...

Happy Birthday, Andre Lotterer!

Andre Lotterer turns 36 today, and was able to do so by celebrating with a podium appearance at...

A mercurial rise, and a fall off the grid

Johnny Servoz-Gavin pulled off the amazing feat of leading his first real F1 race at one of the...

Senna works his magic with Teddy Yip around Macau

It was a banner year for Ayrton Senna in 1983, the young Brazilian winning the prestigious British F3...

A dry sole, but not cold feet

Gilles Villeneuve never got cold feet, but the fearless little Canadian also never got them wet, as a...

Happy birthday to one of American motorsport's most familiar names

A familiar figure in American motor racing, known especially for his famous racing schools, Skip Barber won several...

A journeyman made of the right stuff

Former F1 driver Brett Lunger, who turns 72-years-young today, is pictured here hitching a ride back to the...

Not Schumacher's finest hour...

On this day in 1994, Michael Schumacher clinched his first world title at the Australian Grand Prix, but...

Nothing left but a mangled scrap of junk

The 2003 Brazilian Grand Prix likely stands out in Mark Webber's memory, albeit for all the wrong reasons....

Synchronised drifting around Interlagos

It's an iconic image from the archives of Formula 1, and one which captures a moment of speed...

A place for racers, family and friends

Before the days of private and lavish hospitality units, drivers gathered for lunch around a makeshift communal table....

Red Bull's promising class of 2009

Of the five young men who were shooting for the moon back in 2009, three are racing among...

Detente and rapprochement...

On this day in 1993, Ayrton Senna concluded a highly successful six-year association with McLaren by winning the...

Enzo Ferrari's 'really great one'

Peter Collins was born on this day in 1931. A handsome young man from Kidderminster, Great Britain, Collins'...

Boutsen braves the elements Down Under

On this day in 1989, Thierry Boutsen secured his second F1 win when he navigated his way through...

The moment when Massa won - and lost

Looking at the pictures above and below, you wouldn't think that this was the face of a man...

Rosberg signs off with victory in first Australian GP

Keke Rosberg concluded his career at Williams on this day in 1985 with a win in Australia's first...