[Ebook] ➦ Senna Versus Prost ➥ Malcolm Folley – 1sm.info

Senna Versus Prost In The Late Eighties And Early Nineties, Formula One Was At Its Most Explosive, With Thrilling Races, Charismatic Drivers, Nail Biting Climaxes And The Most Deadly Rivalry Ever Witnessed In Sport Two Of Formula One S Most Honoured Champions And Iconic Figures Drove Together For McLaren For Two Seasons, And Their Acrimonious And Hostile Relationship Extended Even After One Of Them Had Left The Team.ALAIN PROST, France S Only F1 World Champion, The Intelligent, Smooth Driver With The Epithet Le Professeur.AYRTON SENNA, The Mercurial Kid From A Privileged Background In Sao Paolo Who Would Become The Most Intense And Ruthless Racing Driver The World Has Ever Seen.It Was A Story That Would Have A Tragic Ending.As The Great Rivals Raced To Victory, Their Relationship Deteriorated Badly, Beginning With The Breaking Of A Gentleman S Agreement, And Public Spats Followed, Culminating In Prost Accusing Senna Of Deliberately Trying To Ride Him Off The Circuit, And Fearful That The Brazilian Would Get Someone Killed With His Daring Overtaking Feats And The Final, Sad Act Of This Drama Happened At The San Marino Grand Prix At Imola In May 1994, When Senna Was Killed.Featuring A Rare Interview With Prost, And Insight From Martin Brundle, Damon Hill, Sir Frank Williams, Bernie Ecclestone, Derek Warrick, Johnny Herbert, Gerhard Berger, Plus McLaren Insiders And Other F1 Figures, Malcolm Folley Provides Us With A Breath Taking Account Of One Of The All Time Classic Sporting Rivalries.


10 thoughts on “Senna Versus Prost

  1. says:

    Inaccurate and biased The author should have done a little research Michael Andretti was a world champion In what universe


  2. says:

    I will declare straight away I am a Alain Prost fan, I also like to think I am quite fair on the rights and wrongs, something the recent Senna film does very badly on, anything that makes Senna look bad was omitted from the film, plus the two journalists most used in the film had many of their fact


  3. says:

    2.5 stars that I m bumping up to 3 because of the story Ayrton Senna has become a tragic hero in life after his death at Imola in 94 The man s sheer determination on the racetrack may be unmatched He drove with almost a spiritual, religious determination, and winning wasn t everything, it was the only thing


  4. says:

    Decent account of the Senna Prost era of Formula One in the 1980s early 90s, and the relationship between the pair during their battles I like the fact the author interviewed Prost, Williams, Hill, Brundle, Berger, etc from current perspectives and not exclusively with past reference material, like many journalists do


  5. says:

    Malcolm Folley digs deep and presents to us this riveting tale of not only the famed Senna Prost rivalry, but a chronicle of Formula 1 in the 80s and early 90s The evolution of both the legendary drivers is wonderfully documented, while their rivalry and all the defining events of it are presented holistically through the opini


  6. says:

    Ayrton Senna. Driver, Legend, Hero to Million s Alain Prost Driver, Legend, Unfairly dismissed by too many. Cold, Calculating and driving by percentage. The common narrative has it the Prost was a dick dastardly type out politicking and tricking the purer innocent Senna Not particularly accurate but a good story all the same and one bac


  7. says:

    This book get slammed a bit for favouring Proust s POV, but that is understandable, he is still here and Senna is not I still think Senna was represented well and with empathy, although reinforced in his ruthlessness until the weeks before his final drive in a dangerous Williams car that required electronics to keep it at the peak of it s capabili


  8. says:

    I started watching Formula One the day the rivalry between Prost and Senna ended It was illuminating to read about the intensity of their numerous clashes Folley s account is a bit biased towards Senna Prost could also be ruthless Nevertheless, I enjoyed the read.


  9. says:

    A very thorough book that starts with the drivers journey to F1 and ends with their long time rivalry Lots of great background stories by many other contemporary drivers of theirs Found on major oops When listing drivers who won championships with Lotus the book lists Michael ...


  10. says:

    Great bookExcellent book that takes you back to those days Very good book full of history and perspective Enjoyed it intensely


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