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  1. Silverstone To Offer Fans Centre Access At The British Grand PrixRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    ... "I have a stand out memory from each of my three Silverstone wins - in 1987 it was the overtake on my teammate Nelson Piquet down Hangar Straight, dummying to go around the outside before taking him on the inside going into Stowe. That was a really ...

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  2. F1: Fans to gain access to centre of Silverstone circuit againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | PitPass.com

    ... "I have a stand out memory from each of my three Silverstone wins - in 1987 it was the overtake on my teammate Nelson Piquet down Hangar Straight, dummying to go around the outside before taking him on the inside going into Stowe. That was a really ...

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  3. Video: Meet the Norfolk man hailed by Ayrton Senna as his greatest ever opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... high, wide and handsome... The answer was supposed to be Alain Prost. It could easily have been Niki Lauder, Nelson Piquet, Nigel Mansell or Michael Schumacher. Instead, he uttered the name of a little known karting champion. Terry Fullerton. And ...

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  4. Ayrton did not truly dieRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    ... popularity in Brazil? The country also had two other great Formula One champions in Emerson Fittipaldi and Nelson Piquet. Fittipaldi was, and still is, so popular among Brazilians who, when someone is driving too fast on the road, people would ...

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  5. Ranking the Top 25 Moments of Ayrton Senna's Formula 1 CareerRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... the sport's most iconic images. In his second race, Senna qualified in 13th - 2.110 seconds behind pole-sitter Nelson Piquet and 1.317 seconds quicker than his teammate. It was a typical race of the era, with plenty of mechanical failures among the ...

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  6. Ayrton Senna was an extraordinary driver, but more importantly he was an even better human beingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... interviews for sponsors he was unfailingly polite and interesting. He was a complete contrast to his successor Nelson Piquet, who was an awkward, ego centric, prima donna and sometimes plain rude. One race when I tried to guide a journalist's ...

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  7. Ayrton Senna stirs emotions in fellow racers who, 20 years later,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | AutoWeek

    From left to right: Ayrton Senna , Alain Prost , Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet at the 1986 Portugese Grand Prix.

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  8. 'The hero of a lost generation': Brazilian press pays...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... "All were national heroes, but only Ayrton Senna was idolised. "Cold strategists, Emerson Fittipaldi and Nelson Piquet didn't mind finishing second, third or fourth because they knew consistency was the key to winning titles. Senna was different. He ...

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  9. Jack: 20 years after his death, my memories of Ayrton SennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... of Keke Rosberg while battling for the lead. The crash, which for an added bonus knocked the easily unlikeable Nelson Piquet out of the race, forced Rosberg into the pits. When he returned he did so right in front of Senna and the charging ...

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  10. Ayrton Senna 20 years since death at Imola - Golden Years picture specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... him in his Toleman TG184 ahead of his debut race in Brazil. The race was staged at the Autodromo Internacional Nelson Piquet in Rio on March 25 of that year. Senna retired from that first race, the first of 162 for him in the sport Senna showed the ...

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  11. Ayrton Senna casts a mighty shadowRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... and Brazil. The three-time world champion followed in the slipstream of compatriots Emerson Fittipaldi and Nelson Piquet but his success and popularity left both behind. During Senna's peak years, between the first title with McLaren in 1988 and his ...

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  12. Ecclestone planning Historic Formula One seriesRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... One, and it's already gaining support and potential participation from the likes of three-time world champion Nelson Piquet , former champ Nigel Mansell , race winner Gerhard Berger and Martin Brundle (a former F1 driver, Le Mans winner and race ...

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  13. Ecclestone planning Historic Formula One seriesRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... One, and it's already gaining support and potential participation from the likes of three-time world champion Nelson Piquet , former champ Nigel Mansell , race winner Gerhard Berger and Martin Brundle (a former F1 driver, Le Mans winner and race ...

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  14. Formula One Planning To Launch Masters Racing Series Says EcclestoneRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... been made popular by sports such as golf and tennis. It would see superstar drivers such as Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet return to racing and has already been endorsed by several of the leading lights from yesteryear. They include Ferrari ...

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  15. Formula One's Old Masters Head Back to the TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Vettel. Rather, the roaring V10s would appear in a potential masters series, featuring Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet, according to the sport's chief, Bernie Ecclestone. Ecclestone's interest was revealed by a European trademark application filed ...

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  16. Bob Bell to depart Mercedes at end of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | F1-live.com

    ... rs' titles in 2005 and 2006 and was acting principal for the remainder of the 2009 season after the fallout of Nelson Piquet's crash at the Singapore Grand Prix the previous season.

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  17. Pruett/Rojas Win 2nd In A RowRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    ... Drivers Powered by Ford to Victory Lane (Includes Ford Cosworth/Double Four Valve) F1 - Mario Andretti (1977); Nelson Piquet (1980); Alan Jones (1981); Niki Lauda (1982); John Watson (1983). Trans-Am - Scott Pruett (1987). IMSA GTO - Dorsey ...

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  18. Long Beach Practice 1: Ford Driver Quotes, Historical StatsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    HISTORICAL Overall Wins: 16 F1 = 5 Trans-Am = 1 IMSA GTO = 1 CART/IndyCar = 6 World Challenge = 3 Drivers Powered by Ford to Victory Lane F1 - Mario Andretti ; Nelson Piquet ; Alan Jones ; Niki Lauda ; John Watson .

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  19. Iconic racing cars to star at Bournemouth's first ever Wheels Festival in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... his way in the sport. Also in the F1 group will be a 1989 Camel Lotus 101, which was driven by world champion Nelson Piquet and Satoru Nakajima and a 1984 Toleman once driven by Ayrton Senna. There will also be a selection of Le Mans legends, ...

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  20. Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's Friendship Can Survive Their Title FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... historically, when a title fight has been between team-mates they haven't usually got on. Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet in the 1980s is a fine example, and it was followed closely by the famous rivalry between Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost from ...

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