When Reutemann rolled back the years in Fiorano

The late, great Carlos Reutemann raced for Ferrari in 1977 and 1978, clinching five wins during his time...

'Hyvää syntymäpäivää' to the original flying Finn!

Today we wish a happy 74th birthday to 1982 F1 world champion Keijo Erick Rosberg. A brave among...

Remembering the man who conquered F1's most thrilling win

Peter Gethin, the man who secured perhaps the most thrilling win ever witnessed in Grand Prix racing, passed...

'Who do you think you are sir, Nigel Mansell?'

On this day in 1997, Nigel Mansell was swiftly cruising at the wheel of his brand new Bentley...

Pondering what could have been for the great Rick Mears

IndyCar legend Rick Mears - who was born on this day 71 years ago - is often considered...

When Uncle Ken decided to call it a day

It was on this day in 1997 that Ken Tyrrell decided it was time to depart Formula 1,...

Ferrari's new 'Sharknose' tests the waters

All set to join the rear-engine revolution in Formula 1, Ferrari tested at the end of 1960 its...

The closest the other Mika ever came to winning a GP

His bio labels him as an FIA drivers' steward, but Mika Salo - born on this day in...

Two years on from Grosjean's miraculous survival to race another day

On this day two years ago, Romain Grosjean miraculously escaped a fiery crash on the opening lap of...

The Formula 1 mechanics' class of 1966

Group photos are a traditional end-of-season routine for Formula 1 teams. But in 1966, rather than rounding up...

One giant leap for world champion Nico Rosberg

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

A salute to the only woman ever to win an F1 race

Granted, it was a round of the short-lived British Aurora F1 Championship back in 1980, but Desiré Wilson,...