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Before Formula 1 Cars Had Wings, They Used To Fly

Before Formula 1 Cars Had Wings, They Used To Fly.

British 1976 World Champion James Hunt, beer in hand, salutes the crowd after winning the 1977 United States Grand Prix at Watkins Glen. Talented McLaren driver James Hunt was one of the most complicated, charismatic and controversial individuals ever to compete in Formula One. He loved projecting his playboy image to the hilt and backed it up with outrageous statements.

“You will never know the feeling of a driver when winning a race. The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood”. - Ayrton Senna da Silva, three-time Formula 1 world champion.