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Park inaugurated in tribute to Senna on the 23rd anniversary of his death

Park inaugurated in tribute to Senna on the 23rd anniversary of his death
Sao Paulo, the largest city in Brazil, today paid tribute to three-time Formula One champion Ayrton Senna on the 23rd anniversary of his death and inaugurated a public park named after him.
The city’s mayor, Joao Doria, and Senna’s relatives participated in the inauguration of the plaza, a kind of 15,000-square-meter memorial designed by the architect Benedito Abbud.
«This beautiful morning is looking like a Sunday morning. Those wonderful mornings when we felt our hearts beat faster and our flag waving at the highest place on the podium, “said the pilot’s sister, Viviane Senna.
Like every May 1, Brazil and the world of motoring They recalled the figure of one of their greatest idols, who was preparing for a curve on the seventh lap of the San Marino Grand Prix when he crashed his car into a wall at more than 300 kilometers per hour.
The Ayrton Senna institute published a video on social networks in which he remembered the feat of the pilot, who died in 1994 at just 34 years of age, thus becoming a legend.
Brazilian driver Felipe Massa and the Williams team, which Senna was defending when he suffered the tragic accident, also expressed words of affection for the three-time champion, who had 41 grand prix victories and 65 first places on the grid.
“We all miss you !! # AyrtonSenna we feel your lack !!”, Massa said in his social networks.
Formula 1 itself published a photograph of the Brazilian next to the #SennaSempre hagstag and the message “We will never forget you.”
Senna, who became world champion in 1988, 1990 and 1991, played 161 grand prix, won 80 podiums and almost 3,000 laps of Formula One circuits. EFE
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