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Ayrton Senna & Roland Ratzenberger – Imola 1994 a dark and tragic weekend

Ayrton Senna & Roland Ratzenberger – Imola 1994 a dark and tragic weekend 30 April, 2014 Formula 1 is remembering Brazilian Ayrton Senna and Austrian Roland Ratzenberger on the 20th anniversary of their deaths in 1994 at the San Marino Grand Prix at Italy's Imola circuit. The following is a brief timeline of that grim weekend two decades ago: * The race was the third round of the year. Triple champion Senna had started on pole position in Brazil and in Japan but had yet to score any points while Benetton's young German Michael Schumacher, in his third full season, had won the first two races. * April 29. In qualifying practice for the race, young Brazilian Rubens Barrichello...
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