The European Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 11 April at Donington Park. It was the third race of the FIA Formula One World Championship. The race was contested over 76 laps and was won by Ayrton Senna for the McLaren team, ahead of second-placed Damon Hill and third- placed. 11 Apr Today in Ayrton Senna scored one of the last and most memorable victories of his Formula One career. His win in the one-off race at Donington Park is best remembered for a stirring opening lap which saw him climb from fifth place to take the lead in less than four kilometres. But the race also saw an. 11 Apr Formula 1 commentary legend Murray Walker looks back at some of the sport's greatest moments - here Ayrton Senna is in scintillating form at the European Grand Prix at Donington.
Donington Park Easter Sunday, , saw the first Grand Prix at Donington Park since the immortal Nuvolari's win 55 years earlier. The crowd was not spectacular by F1 standards, the weather was dismal in a way that it seems only English weather can be, but the race was a classic. Traction control was still allowed, and it. 27 Mar Ayrton Senna's victory in the rain-soaked European Grand Prix, Donington Park's one-off Formula 1 world championship race, will be celebrated at the track's Historic Festival in May.