The Formula 1 mechanics' class of 1966

Group photos are a traditional end-of-season routine for Formula 1 teams. But in 1966, renowned F1 Swiss reporter...

One giant leap for world champion Nico Rosberg

He dreamt about it during his childhood, he worked incredibly hard for it, but on this day in...

When Maradona dropped in to salute a fellow legend

Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona passed away yesterday at the age of 60 after a heart failure. Regarded...

A roll of the drum in F1 for ABBA's Slim Borgudd

When Slim Borgudd, who was born on this day 74 years ago, made his F1 debut with the...

The day McLaren set history in motion

On this day in 2006, McLaren set history in motion when it announced that it would promote its...

The end of a big dream for Alain Prost

On this day in 2001, a French court in Versailles placed the beleaguered Prost Grand Prix outfit into...

A salute to the forever-young Jacques Laffite

Jacques Laffite turns 77 today, but the years haven't aged this pure racer's very big heart. A veteran...

When Senna worked his magic around Macau

Today's trip down memory lane takes us back to the 1983 Macau Grand Prix which was held on...

A stylish meeting of the cool and fast

For several decades Sir Jackie Stewart and the Ford Motor Company enjoyed a mutually beneficial relationship, on the...

When Austin welcomed Formula 1 back to Texas

This day in 2012 saw the first United States Grand Prix held at the brand new Circuit of...

A tribute to one of American motorsport's most familiar names

Skip Barber, a familiar figure in American motor racing, known especially for his famous racing schools, was born...

A salute to a journeyman made of the right stuff

Former F1 driver Brett Lunger, who turns 75 today, is pictured here hitching a ride back to the...