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To be here recovers from a state of soul, from a state of mind. I have the memory of the heart. I know what I…
In this kind of situation, we tend to cling to his convictions, we believe that, by magic, we are going to recover. Then we agree…
Happy to see that the Automobile Club of Monaco, opened its doors to the public to attend a considerable event. The promotion of this event…
Fortunately, in the place where I went out, they had set up a little previously a fence which prevented me finally from smashing against trees.…
Before the season begins, I had even damaged some frames, but Ken did not hold it against me and kept all his confidence. He was…
I drove long distances like the 24 hours of Le Mans for years. But even this racing is now over. I retired.
I believe to have been one of the rare drivers to have returned to Ferrari.
I am infinitely grateful to the life which privileged me.
What fascinated me, it was not the glory, but the contact with the public.
Nevertheless during these two seasons, Chapman impressed me a lot because he had the faculty to pull himself out of the most critical situations.
In the past, two colleagues died each season. It was generally accepted this could happen.
In the end I didn’t get a top car any more. I had no toughness left. That was the reality.
Everything was magnificent so far, even if I knew my part of dramas.
But due to the present regulations the other drivers have better chances again. This brings back the tension.
The existence is a tremendous curiosity, with in the course of the years, the discovery of yourself in your inmost evolutions. With the age you…
In this sport luck and tragedy are only a few hundredths of seconds apart from each other.
The fact that I am still alive after 100,000 laps is my championship.
The margin between success and drama is fractional.
My father was a motorsports journalist and a motorbike fan. He gave me my motocross bike.
And luckily, therefore the good old days return. The traditional art of driving counts again, and it is all about good tactics, skills and reflexes…
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