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A red letter day for Ferrari in 2002

This day in 2002 saw Ferrari clinch a dominant 1-2 victory in the Hungarian Grand Prix - and...

The day Vittorio Brambilla was left laughing in the rain

Vittorio Brambilla's maiden Grand Prix win, achieved on this day in 1975, was a unique feat in the...

Mansell finally becomes world champion!

It had started to look like it might never happen, but on this day in 1992 Nigel Mansell...

Seppi's Austrian Grand Prix clean sweep

On this day in 1971, Jo Siffert was rewarded with his second Grand Prix victory, winning the Austrian...

Thirty years since the passing of Il Commendatore

Ferrari is once again fighting for the Formula 1 World Championship this year. It's part of the enduring...

Super Swede's ultimate Formula 1 triumph

On this day back in 1978, the great Ronnie Peterson achieved his last Grand Prix win, mastering his...

Motor racing life and legacy of Manfred Winkelhock

German driver Manfred Winkelhock took part in 56 Grand Prix events between 1980 and 1985 during which time...

When F1i.com's founder brought Jordan its first ever fastest lap!

Bertrand Gachot is the energetic driving force behind the HYPE energy drink company, but he's also the founder...

One lap short from glory but still the moral victor

Damon Hill was the moral victor of the 1997 Hungarian Grand Prix held on this day, just missing...

A look back at Patrick Depailler's finest moment

Patrick Depailler, who would have turned 74 today, enjoyed his greatest moment in F1 at Monaco in 1978....

We wish a good one to 'our Nige'!

Here's wishing 1992 Formula 1 world champion Nigel Mansell a very happy 65th birthday today, August 8. Nigel...

Mixing things up in Germany in '66

This day in 1966 saw a very strange German Grand Prix take place on the Nürburgring's Nordschleife circuit....

Jenson Button finally breaks his duck!

Jenson Button took the first win of his Formula 1 career on August 6 2006 after a chaotic...

A man on the brink of Formula 1 greatness

Richie Ginther was born on this day in 1930. A glance at the American F1 driver's career reveals...

On this day: four classic Nurburgring winners

August 4th has seen several German Grand Prix races held at the classic 14-mile Nurburgring down the years,...

Peter Collins falls on the battlefield

Tragedy struck on this day, 60 years ago in 1958, when Peter Collins perished in the German Grand...

Brooks wins first and only German GP at AVUS

On this day in 1959, Tony Brooks led fellow Scuderia team mates Dan Gurney and Phil Hill to...

1976: Lauda escapes Nordschleife inferno

It was on August 1, 1976 that Ferrari driver and reigning F1 champion Niki Lauda came perilously close...