Today in 1994: the crash seen around the world

Today in 1994, Ayrton Senna died in a crash at the Imola circuit. It was seen around the world, writes Keith Collantine over at F1Fanatic.co.uk. Senna’s death was the second that dreadful weekend in Imola, Italy.

As of today, our story ‘Senna versus Schumacher’ is available for free download. It features Rubens Barrichello’s crash, as well as Roland Ratzenberger’s and Senna’s… but Senna survives to battle Michael Schumacher for Formula One supremacy.

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Today in 1994 Ratzenberger’s crash stunned Formula 1

Today in 1994 Roland Ratzenberger’s death at the San Marino Grand Prix stunned Formula One. It was one of two lethal accident that horrid weekend, writes Keith Collantine over at F1 Fanatic.

Tomorrow, Thursday 1 May, we will launch our story ‘Senna versus Schumacher’. It features Rubens Barrichello’s crash, as well as Roland Ratzenberger’s and Ayrton Senna’s… but Senna survives his accident to battle Michael Schumacher for Formula One supremacy.

Today in 1994 Barrichello survived his Imola crash

Today in 1994 Rubens Barrichello survived his horrific crash at the San Marino Grand Prix. It was the start of one of Formula One’s darkest weekends, writes Keith Collantine over at F1 Fanatic.

On Thursday 1 May we will launch our story Senna versus Schumacher. It features Barrichello’s crash, as well as Roland Ratzenberger’s and Ayrton Senna’s… but Senna survives his accident to battle Michael Schumacher for Formula One supremacy.

Senna’s death 18 years ago today

Today, 1 May 2012, it is 18 years ago that Ayrton Senna da Silva perished at the wheel of his Williams-Renault on the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari near Imola, Italy, during the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix. Similarly, it was 18 years ago, yesterday, that Roland Ratzenberger died after crashing his Simtek-Ford during qualifying. RIP.

» Read the excerpt from my San Marino Grand Prix chapter