The history books of motorsport and Formula 1 are full of glamorous stories that have left their mark. Let’s look at the most important events of the day.
Without him Lewis Hamilton in the battle for first place, o Sebastian Vettel managed to take his last victory in Brazil for the Formula 1 championship. In addition we will find out what happened in the finale of the 1995 season. In MotoGP an impressive race took place in Valencia, while 80 years ago a rallying legend was born.
Read below what happened Like today12/11, in her world Formula 1 and motor sports.
Like today in 1943the rally ace was born, Bjorn Waldegaard. From 1973 to 1992, the Swede participated in 95 WRC rallies and took a total of 16 victories with the teams of Lancia, Ford, Mercedes and Toyota. In fact, in 1979 he also won the World Championship. Having suffered for many years from cancer, he finally breathed his last on August 29, 2014.
Like today in 1995the last match of the season was held for the F1 and last on the streets of Adelaide, in his context Australian GP. The three-day competition was marred by his serious injury Mika Hakkinen, who was ultimately saved thanks to the prompt action of the F1 medical staff. The race was full of incidents and abandonments, with the Damon Hill to leave his Ligier two laps behind him Olivier Panis and get the victory. In third place finished o Gianni Morbidelli with the weak Footwork, on his only Formula 1 podium.
Like today in 2017The Mark Market he finished 3rd in Valencia and claimed his fourth career MotoGP title. O Danny Pedrosa he finished 1st and took his final win in the event, winning it Valencia Grand Prix. The Spaniard from Honda overtook him Joan Zarco in the last round and ended the season in an ideal way.
Like today, also in 2017The Sebastian Vettel win it Brazilian Grand Prix, being dominant for almost the entire match. The German made an impressive start from second place and passed him Valtteri Botas of Mercedes. Champion, Lewis Hamilton, started from the pit-lane, due to changes to his car after his accident in qualifying. Despite all that, he finished in fourth place and very close to the leaders. The podium was completed by Valtteri Botas and Kimi Raikkonen.