Three-times Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda would have doffed his trademark cap in honour of Nyck de Vries’ debut performance last weekend, Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff has said.
Read an extract from a new biography of Niki Lauda, describing how his decision to quit F1 for good in 1985 prompted another fall-out with McLaren team principal Ron Dennis.
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Niki Lauda started 171 F1 races and hundreds more in other championships. Jon Saltinstall has painstakingly researched every one of them for this new history of the thrice-champion’s career.
Lewis Hamilton has joined Sebastian Vettel in adopting Niki Lauda’s helmet design for today’s Monaco Grand Prix.
Niki Lauda’s funeral will take place on Wednesday at the Stephansdom in Vienna.
Lewis Hamilton recalled when Niki Lauda persuaded him to join Mercedes. “If I hadn’t had the call all that time ago, I would be a one-time world champion now.”
Mercedes will race with red Halos in the Monaco Grand Prix as a tribute to Niki Lauda, who died earlier this week.
Niki Lauda’s former Ferrari team manager Daniele Audetto recalls his courageous return after the 1976 crash which almost killed him.
Sebastian Vettel described three-times world champion Niki Lauda, who died earlier this week, as a “unique person” who will be impossible to replace.
The Formula 1 community is morning the death of Niki Lauda, who passed away yesterday. Tributes to the three-times world champion have come from drivers past and present, teams and senior figures in the sport.
Niki Lauda, who has died at the age of 70, was more than just a member of Formula 1’s elite group of drivers who won multiple world championships.
The family of Niki Lauda has confirmed the three-times world champion died yesterday, nine months after a lung transplant operation.
Niki Lauda has suffered a setback in his recovery from a lung transplant operation last year. The 69-year is back in intensive care after developing flu.
Three-times Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has left hospital following his lung transplant two months ago.
Niki Lauda is “on his way to recovery” following his lung transplant last week, according to the hospital treating the three-times F1 world champion.
Three-times Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda underwent a lung transplant operation in Vienna today. The hospital described the operation as a success.
It’s another video about James Hunt and Niki Lauda – but this one does a good job of filling in the blanks left by Rush.
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