News Details

Alboreto delivers one last win to Uncle Ken

Michele Alboreto scored an unexpected victory on this day in 1983, winning the Detroit Grand Prix and bringing the Tyrrell team its ultimate F1 triumph. The 26-year-old took full advantage of the troubles that befell the faster turbocharged cars of Nelson Piquet and René Arnoux, driving for Brabham and Renault respectively. Alboreto led home a trio of Cosworth runners, with Williams' Keke Rosberg and McLaren's John Watson completing the podium. The race was also the 155th and last win in Formula 1 of the legendary Ford Cosworth DFV engine.
Full Story »
1y ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Brown: We have 3 of 15 cars capable of winning Indy

McLaren Racing Chief Executive Zak Brown believes that Juan Pablo Montoya...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Indy 500: Dream fourth victory for Castroneves

Brazilian veteran Helio Castroneves won his fourth Indianapolis 500 on...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

KartCMP1: Azerbaijan Grand Prix pre-race notes

Formula 1 heads to Azadliq Square for round six of the 2021 season, the...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Video: Go behind the scenes with Red Bull Racing as...

Video To news overview © Getty Images//Red Bull Contentpool Watch as the...
1y ago from RacingNews365.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez to attend Austrian GP as rehabilitation...

Marc Marquez will attend next weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix as he...
16h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Palou expects Ganassi to treat him fairly in IndyCar...

Alex Palou not expecting to necessarily be treated worse than his...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

IndyCar teams testing at Gateway

Several IndyCar drivers are testing at Gateway Motorsports Park today...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Rosenqvist refutes claim he has no contract with...

Felix Rosenqvist's future would appear to hinge on the outcome of the Chip...
23h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai and M-Sport are testing this week ahead of the...

Just under 48 hours after Rally Finland the teams have already begun...
12h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

13 Rally1 cars confirmed for 2022 Acropolis Rally

A bumper-entry of 13 Rally1 cars are now confirmed for the 2022 EKO...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.