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F1 personalities in TV adverts

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  • #347944
    Carlitox
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    I loved that ending: POTENZA! POTENZA!

    BTW it’s Ricardo Rosset.

    #347947
    Unicron
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    Looks like Ricardo Rosset there, in an Arrows possibly?

    #347997

    It is indeed Ricardo ‘don’t transpose the first and last letters of my surname’ Rosset.

    #348014
    A fan not a boy.
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    Ricardo Rosset

    #348015
    A fan not a boy.
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    It’s a ligier js 41

    #349453

    With Ferrari having recently extended their deal with Marlboro, here’s a flashback to the days when McLaren were sponsored by the same company, and pit stops weren’t quite as quick as they are today:

    #350786

    There’s something fishy about this one. Apparently this is a genuine TV ad for an insurance company featuring David Coulthard which, according to this report, was recently banned for encouraging reckless driving.

    That alone is enough to make you wonder if the whole thing was intentional (there’s nothing like a bit of free national newspaper coverage for your ad being banned). But then the ad itself tries to make out the the couple in the back of the car didn’t know they were being filmed, which is obviously not the case.

    For all that, there’s some skilful driving on display here – it’d be nice to know who was doing the stunts. I wouldn’t be surprised if it was created so it would inevitably be banned and then spread around the internet by people like me…

    #356105

    I only just came across this cool one from last year’s Olympics. One for Ayrton Senna fans:

    #356161

    Max Verstappen’s sponsor Exact has done a series of spots where they pit the 20-year-old against various classic pieces of technology including a personal favourite of mine, the Commodore Amiga 500:

    #356162

    And here he is going mano a mano with a Walkman:

    #356163

    And enjoying a bit more success with a tape recorder:

    #356229
    HUHHII
    Participant

    Kimi advertising alcoholic beverage. Because why not.

    #428444

    Renault are getting their value out of Daniel Ricciardo before he jumps ship to McLaren:

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