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– McLaren Special Operations (MSO) completes unique McLaren P1™ GTR bespoke commission in celebration of 30th anniversary of Ayrton Senna securing his maiden Formula 1 World Championship
– Chassis 12 finished in livery that is a tribute to all-conquering McLaren MP4/4 and its Brazilian driver
– Aerodynamic upgrades increase downforce of track-focused car
– Christened ‘Beco’ – the nickname given to the F1 legend by his family and friends Read More »

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One of the most memorable events in the history of Donington Park, the rain-soaked 1993 European Grand Prix, will be celebrated at this year’s Donington Historic Festival (May 4, 5 and 6) with on-track F1 car demonstrations on the Saturday and Sunday of the event, plus static displays on all three days. In addition, DHF visitors will be invited to get involved by sharing their own memories of the race before and during the Festival.

The 25th anniversary activities add a further exciting dimension to the event at which visitors will enjoy three days of world-class historic motorsport from an outstanding line-up of grids featuring an incredibly diverse range of racing machines spanning nine decades. Read More »

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show will pay tribute to the ultimate motoring hero, legendary racing driver Ayrton Senna. As part of the show’s Heroes and Heroine’s theme, Senna’s Lotus 98T will be on display at Birmingham’s NEC from 11-13 November.

No one will ever forget Senna’s achievements, from his first home victory in São Paulo, in 1991, to Donington in 1993 when he overtook Schumacher, Wendlinger, Hill and Prost in just a minute and a half. Read More »

– Stars of motorsport and film gathered at Hexagon in north London last night to celebrate the life of F1 racing driver, Ayrton Senna
– The evening raised £72,000 for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity
– Celebrity-filled event was hosted by Sky F1’s Natalie Pinkham with guest speakers including Mercedes-Benz F1’s Paddy Lowe, ex-F1 drivers David Coulthard and Martin Donnelly, ex-McLaren Sporting Director Dave Ryan and Manish Pandey, writer and producer of the 2010 film ‘Senna’
– Exclusive event also featured a charity auction – where a replica Senna helmet sold for £5,000 – and a display featuring an original ex-Senna 1987 Lotus 99T F1 car and Lotus’ new 3-Eleven

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Prindiville 15bWith pole position on the stand occupied by the ex-Ayrton Senna Toleman-Hart F1 single-seater from 1984, Prindiville’s line-up is perfectly in tune with this year’s theme for the Goodwood Festival of Speed – ‘Flat-Out and Fearless: Racing on the Edge’. And sitting alongside Senna’s historic racer is one of the rarest stars in the hypercar firmament, the near-1000bhp Ferrari LaFerrari. Read More »

Ayrton Senna– Unique collection of motorsport-themed auction lots to go under the hammer at Hexagon’s charity evening, ‘The Life of Ayrton Senna’
– Generous donations include a replica Senna helmet signed by Lewis Hamilton, a private tour of the Williams F1 factory and a pair of VIP weekend paddock passes to the British GP
– All proceeds will raise money for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity
– Event hosted by Sky F1’s Natalie Pinkham with guest speakers including Mercedes-Benz F1’s Paddy Lowe, co-founder of Williams F1, Patrick Head, ex-F1 drivers David Coulthard and Martin Donnelly, plus Manish Pandey, writer and producer of the 2010 film ‘Senna’
– Tickets for the Tuesday, June 30th event are almost sold out; interested guests are asked to contact Annabel@hexagon.uk.net or call 07711 169 111 Read More »

Senna NSX– Honda NSX turns 25 with massive Silverstone parade
– The mid-engined two-seater that redefined the supercar
– Record number of NSXs to mark quarter century
– Japanese cavalcade also marks key Mazda, Nissan and Toyota milestones

It’s not just the Silverstone Classic that will be celebrating its Silver Jubilee at this summer’s special staging of the World’s Biggest Classic Motor Racing Festival (24-26 July) – it is also 25 years since Honda launched its game-changing NSX. Read More »

The life of Ayrton Senna

– Stars of motorsport and film will gather at Hexagon in north London on June 30th to celebrate the life of F1 racing driver, Ayrton Senna
– Charity evening will raise money for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity
– Celebrity-filled event hosted by Sky F1’s Natalie Pinkham with guest speakers including Mercedes-Benz F1’s Paddy Lowe, co-founder of Williams F1, Patrick Head, and ex-F1 drivers David Coulthard and Martin Donnelly
– Also speaking will be Manish Pandey, writer and producer of the 2010 film ‘Senna’
– Exclusive event will also feature a charity auction and a display of an original ex-Senna 1987 Lotus 99T F1 car

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The ex-Senna Toleman-Hart causes goosebumps in Prindiville’s London showroom.Toleman Senna A Read More »

Ayrton Senna 1985Ayrton Senna’s maiden F1 victory honoured in special tribute to Grand Prix greatest names at the London Classic Car Show

Some of motor racing’s greatest names will be honoured at the inaugural London Classic Car Show when it opens its doors in a little over a month’s time. Read More »