1994: San Marino Grand Prix When it came to composing the scenes of Ayrton Senna’s death, the filmmakers had a clear idea what they were trying to do – and what they were keen to avoid. The film’s writer Manish Pandey explained: “We had certain rules. We were not going to move anything from one … Continue reading The Making of Senna part 8: The Death of Ayrton Senna
How were the producers of Senna going to handle its unavoidably tragic conclusion?
Alain Prost says he’s not going to watch the Senna film because he is “suspicious” about it.
Senna writer Manish Pandey explains why some famous moments were left out of the film.
How the sound effects in Senna were painstakingly re-touched.
How the producers of Senna convinced Bernie Ecclestone to let them make the film.
Senna executive producer Manish Pandey talks about meeting Senna’s family.
The first part of a new series on the making of the film “Senna”.
“The cars are going to be travelling anything up to 15kph faster down the straight.”
Brundle expects “a little bit of unpredictability” in 2011. “I think it’s going to be very exciting.”
Jerome d’Ambrosio spoke exclusively to F1 Fanatic on making his debut for Virgin in 2011.
Hakkinen on how it feels to discover a championship-winning F1 car.
F1 Fanatic talked to Vitaly Petrov at Autosport International.
Cosworth may offer KERS and transmission packages to F1 teams in 2013.
“Cosworth would win races in a car that’s capable of winning”.
In part two of F1 Fanatic’s interview with Sir Jackie Stewart he tells us why he’s backing Mark Webber to win the world championship.
Sir Jackie Stewart’s racing career is the subject of a new book, “Collage”, which brings together newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs and all kinds of other documents from his life.
Here’s the second part of my interview with the men behind the new official Formula 1 game. They explained how F1 Fanatic played a role in the creation of “F1 2010”, why Anthony Davidson told them “rFactor” isn’t realistic enough, and what they’ve got planned for “F1 2011”.
The eagerly-anticipated official F1 game by Codemasters goes on sale next week. I played the finished version of the game for the first time yesterday and talked to two of the game’s designers – and self-confessed F1 fans – about what’s gone into the first new F1 game for major formats in four years.
Former F1 driver Anthony Davidson says the sport is a “closed book” for him now and he’s focussed on winning the Le Mans 24 Hours. I spoke to the ex-Super Aguri driver today who said he was keen to see the proposed world sports car championship go ahead – and feels it’s just as good … Continue reading “Formula 1 is a closed book in my mind” – Anthony Davidson