Sunday, 26 June 2011

Fangio Remembered

Friday 24 June would have been Juan Manuel Fangio's 100th birthday.

Fangio is considered by many to have been one of the best, if not the best, Formula 1 driver of all time.

Fangio Facts:
> Fangio won five World Championships, and is the only driver to have won the Championship with four different teams.
> He has the highest win ratio of any F1 driver, winning over 40% of his races entered.
> He didn't start racing in F1 until he was in his late 30's.
> Fangio was once captured and held hostage by Cuban rebels.
> He helped design the Pagani Zonda supercar, which was released shortly after his death in 1995.

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