Australian GP 1986

On the verge of his first F1 championship, Nigel Mansell powered down Adelaide’s long High Street straight at 180 mph on full throttle when his own left rear tire exploded, flinging up a fountain of yellow, molten sparks as his car bucked from side to side in a frenzy. Read More …

Senna in 1994

With full tanks and lower ride heights, sparks from Formula One cars added a wonderful touch to photos capturing the speed of Grand Prix racing. This shot features the Rothmans-Williams of Aryton Senna during testing at Silverstone, England on 24 February 1994 before the opening race of the season. Read More …