May 8th marked 25 years since the fatal practice for the Belgian Grand Prix at Zolder. I was too small at that time to remember well the races he raced in. But I still rememeber hearing the news of his death on the radio.Here is a video of one of the best racing fights – Gilles Villeneuve (Ferrari) vs Renè Arnoux (Williams) in 1979:
Here is a video tribute to the man:
And here is a selection of articles:
There is also very nice story by his friend and fellow racer Patrick Tambay in May issue of F1 Racing magazine.