TV Picks of the Week

Jonathan O'Brien picks the programmes to watch out for over the coming week.

21st July, 2012
TV Picks of the Week
Ayrton Senna: the last F1 driver to die during a race.

Grand Prix: The Killer Years

With no Formula 1 driver having died in action since Roland Ratzenberger and Ayrton Senna (above) in San Marino 18 years ago, today's incarnation of the sport is a far cry from the wild excesses of the 1960s and 1970s, when fatalities routinely littered the track each year. This documentary looks at how dangerous it got for drivers in the heat of battle.


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