As Nigel Roebuck leaves Autosport after more than three decades and heads to pastures new, it's time to say goodbye to one of the most revered motorsport journalists of our time. Autosport.com pays tribute to our Nigel...
"I never think I can hurt myself," Gilles Villeneuve tells Nigel Roebuck at
Zolder on May 20th 1978, four years before the Canadian would lose his life at that very same track. This is a rare opportunity to listen to Gilles talk about his love for speed, his entry into F1 with McLaren, his relationship with Ferrari - and his fearless approach to racing
No race encapsulated Gilles Villeneuve's approach to racing better than his famous duel for second with Rene Arnoux over the final laps of the 1979 French Grand Prix at Dijon. Here is the full race report as published in Autosport magazine after that famous race