Alain Prost1955-02-24 (age 66)
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Toto Wolff has revealed he asked Alain Prost about his rivalry with Ayrton Senna in a bid to avoid similar issues with his Formula 1 drivers at Mercedes.
Today marks a double Spanish Grand Prix anniversary – with Alain Prost having triumphed on this day in the 1993 event while Michael Schumacher came out on top in 2004.
The 1985 San Marino Grand Prix is part of Formula 1 folklore, with three different leaders in the last five laps – none of whom actually won!
In 1966 Bruce McLaren founded his Formula 1 team which went on to become a world beater, with 12 drivers’ championships and eight constructors’ titles, via 182 grand prix victories – making it the second most successful squad in history. Here are all of its F1 cars…
The 1993 Portuguese Grand Prix was significant for a number of reasons – not least Alain Prost’s announcement that he was retiring from the sport, the day before he wrapped up his fourth world title. But it was a big weekend for a young Finn called Mika Hakkinen, too…
Renault Formula 1 team non-executive director Alain Prost is confident the Enstone outfit can hang on to fifth place in the World Championship despite a “tough season”, during which he admits it has lacked stability.
From the Autosport magazine archive, this is the full race report from the October 26 issue in 1989, when the F1 World Championship was decided after Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna collided, leading to a surprise victory for Benetton's Alessandro Nannini – but only after the stewards had intervened...
Thirty years ago today, it happened: Lap 47 of the 1989 Japanese Grand Prix and Ayrton Senna lunges to the inside of McLaren teammate – and Formula 1 World Championship rival – Alain Prost. What happened next would not only cause huge controversy at the time, and define that year’s title, but spark a fire that would rage for years.
Former world champion Alain Prost says Anthoine Hubert’s death has highlighted how motor racing needs to make safety "even better" in the future.
Alain Prost has taken a more formal role with the Renault Formula 1 operation by becoming a non-executive director of the UK company behind the team.
In the build-up to the 25th anniversary of Ayrton Senna's death, we're paying tribute to his achievements and reassessing his career with new articles and classic material from the Autosport archive.
Ever since racing teams ran more than one car, each driver’s best gauge of performance has been their teammate. While some have managed to coexist in harmony, many took another route – turning competition into conflict. Here, we rank the Top 12 most toxic Formula 1 driver pairings in history…
Four-time world champion Alain Prost tells of the day that everything changed in his relationship with his arch-rival Ayrton Senna, six months ahead of the legendary Brazilian's death at Imola.
As we approach the 50th anniversary of Jimmy Clark's death, David Malsher examines what might have been for the brilliant Scot and what should have been for Chris Amon in 1968. But first, a few more hypotheses from F1 and IndyCar history…
Alain Prost has promised that Renault e.dams will be a different team in Formula E this season because it does not face any calendar clashes with the World Endurance Championship.
McLaren’s dominant 1988 MP4/4 has won a fan vote to discover what is the most popular Formula 1 car of all time.
The 1984 F1 title fight remains the only season where the winning margin for the champion was less than a point. Niki Lauda reveals how he denied his much-faster teammate Alain Prost a first world crown…
Formula 1 should consider a radical overhaul of its tyre rules to open up the possibility for smaller teams to pull off wild strategies and deliver shock results, reckons former champion Alain Prost.
Alain Prost believes that Red Bull now has the chance this season of doing what he did with McLaren in 1986 – and beating the fastest car to Formula 1 title glory.
An online video film charts some of the pivotal moments in the McLaren's history
Alain Prost thinks it would have made no sense for him to play a major role in Renault's new Formula 1 team – but is open to new TV opportunities.
Four-time Formula 1 World Champion Alain Prost says the mooted purchase by Renault of the Lotus Formula 1 team would link up well with the manufacturer's current Formula E commitments.
Grand Prix racing legends Sir Jackie Stewart and Alain Prost were originally planned to have been at the front of the ceremony to carry Ayrton Senna’s coffin during his funeral service, claims a new TV series in Brazil.
Could Ayrton Senna have really driven for Alain Prost’s Formula 1 team? As ludicrous as it sounds, when you recall their bitter racing feuds, it just might have happened had he lived longer…
Sébastien Buemi saw the chequered flag in fifth place and lost the drivers’ title by a mere point in a race that was a real cliff-hanger!
Falling track and air temperatures add extra complexity to strategy decisions.
First practice in Goiania was split in two groups, with the second one right after a light rain.
Sébastien Buemi, who set pole, had to retire when he was in the lead.
Sebastian Vettel will become the fifth German to have officially driven a Ferrari Formula 1 car.
David Tremayne from Autocourse looks back on the legend Ayrton Senna after claiming the World Championship in 1988 in his first year with McLaren in this classic piece.
Looking back of the top 20 moments of 2014, the struggles of Marussia and Caterham cannot be overlooked.
Alain Prost gave Mercedes crucial advice early this year to help avoid a repeat of his troubled pairing with Ayrton Senna in the late 80s.
The points that Nicolas Prost harvested with his seventh-place finish helped e-dams-Renault to take the lead in the teams’ ratings.
He was "a bit of a skeptic,' but now convinced it has a future.