Senna's faults are covered as equally as the good side to his persona, and the author manages to accurately define the Brazilian hero's character like no other has.
The events leading up to and in the months and years following Senna's fatal crash at the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix are examined in detail. The views of various experts and Formula One drivers are revealed in the book and many of their thoughts about the remarkable driver make a fascinating read.
Williams gets closer than anyone else to producing the ultimate story of a racing driver whose thirst for success and unparalleled ability led him to the heights of his chosen discipline--and ultimately his death.
This all-encompassing examination of the death of a superstar and a legend in his own right is an intimate yet pragmatic volume that will satisfy the reader's desire to discover the explanations of what really led to the death of the most thrilling driver of modern times. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
A good read.. I never used to like him when he was racing, being a Mansell fan, but as I've learned about him I have massive respect.Published 7 months ago by glynis
Interesting and arresting, do not be put off by the title. If you are a motorport fan then you will be informed and interested by this version of the Senna story. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Harty
I bought this ebook to find the cause of Senna,s death. However most of this book refers to his previous racing history.Published 10 months ago by Ken Tomkins
A remarkable man's story told clearly and factually...well done. Takes in much of his career and clearly enumerates his attitudes and goals.Published 12 months ago by Mr. J. H. Wheeler
Of all the books I have read about Senna's life and death this one is the best. It is well written, researched and really hits home. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Ms. K. M. Borg
Great book focusing on the life of Senna - would definitely read again / recommend for any Senna fans wanting an overview of his life. Covers all aspects, very goodPublished 19 months ago by Miss Sarah A Mason
I was watching the race on TV when Ayrton Senna had his fatal crash and remember it clearly. This book isn't the story of the crash and the death of surely the greatest racing... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Peter Lee