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Ayrton Senna – The day a young Brazilian grabbed Formula 1′s attention

Ayrton Senna – The day a young Brazilian grabbed Formula 1′s attention 30 April, 2014 While Formula 1 remembers Ayrton Senna on the 20th anniversary of his death at Imola, happier memories of another race 10 years earlier highlight just why the great Brazilian is still so sorely missed. The 1984 Monaco Grand Prix, held in pouring rain, was when even the sleepiest followers of the sport woke up to just what a talent they had in their midst. Senna, starting in 13th place in the first street race of his rookie season and in a car that he had failed to qualify two races earlier at Imola, finished second to McLaren's Alain Prost – his future team mate and rival – for...
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