Who did Ratzenberger drive for?

Who did Ratzenberger drive for?

Roland Ratzenberger

Formula One World Championship career
Active years 1994
Teams Simtek
Entries 3 (1 start)
Championships 0

Who drove for Ferrari 1994?

Drivers and constructors

Entrant Constructor Driver
Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari Jean Alesi
Nicola Larini
Gerhard Berger
Broker Sauber Mercedes Sauber Mercedes Sauber-Mercedes Karl Wendlinger

Who drove for McLaren in 1994?

Complete Formula One results

Year Team Drivers
1994 Marlboro McLaren Peugeot
Mika Häkkinen
Philippe Alliot
Martin Brundle

What car was Roland Ratzenberger driving when he died?

On April 30th 1994 Roland Ratzenberger lost his life when he crashed during qualifying for the San Marino GP, the result of the front wing of his Simtek coming adrift.

Who died in 1994 F1?

Three-time world champion Ayrton Senna suffered a fatal crash at Imola in 1994.

How did Schumacher win 1994?

It was the sixteenth and final race of the 1994 Formula One World Championship. The 81-lap race was won by Nigel Mansell driving for the Williams team after starting from pole position….

1994 Australian Grand Prix
Driver Michael Schumacher Benetton-Ford
Time 1:17.140 on lap 29
First Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault

How many F1 drivers died in 1994?

Following the deaths of Roland Ratzenberger and Ayrton Senna at Imola on consecutive days in 1994, no driver died during world championship events for more than 20 years until Jules Bianchi’s death in 2015, from injuries sustained during the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix.

Did the 1994 Benetton have traction control?

One of the major announcements was that electronic aids were to be banned, which included power brakes and traction control systems. Also banned for the 1994 season was the use of anti-lock braking systems (ABS) and active suspension.

What happened to David Ratzenberger F1?

Having had sporadic success throughout the lower formulas, Ratzenberger managed to secure an F1 seat in 1994 for the new Simtek team, at the unusually old age of 33. He was killed in a crash during qualifying for the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix just three races into his F1 career.

How old is Roland Ratzenberger?

Roland Ratzenberger ( German: [ˈʁoːlant ˈʁatsn̩bɛɐ̯ɡɐ]; 4 July 1960 – 30 April 1994) was an Austrian racing driver who raced in sports prototype, British Formula 3000, Japanese Formula 3000 and Formula One.

Who was the first F1 driver to die in a crash?

Ratzenberger was also the first driver to die as a result of a crash in an F1 car since Elio de Angelis during testing for the 1986 Formula One season . Villeneuve Curva, the location of Ratzenberger’s fatal crash. Ayrton Senna was killed the next day at the previous bend.

What went wrong for Ratzenberger at Interlagos?

With a very uncompetitive car, Ratzenberger failed to qualify for the first race at Interlagos. However, the next round at the TI Circuit in Aida went much better, as he not only managed to qualify, but finish in a very commendable eleventh place, even considering that he was the only driver who had raced at the venue before.