The legendary Brazilian Formula One driver receives an interactive homage at the Museu Histórico Nacional
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Three-time F1 champion Ayrton Senna da Silva single-handedly ensured that, for a decade from the mid-'80s, motorsport was almost on a par with football in the nation's sporting heart. Widely considered one of the very best drivers in the sport's history, Senna's legacy was assured when, whilst leading the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix, he lost control of his car and hit a wall at a speed of 135mph resulting in fatal head injries. Using photographs and an interactive table of the courses and races themselves, the exhibition at the Museu Histórico Nacional charts his journey from a young kart driver through to the top level of motorsport where he won 43 races and the respect of the world's, not just Brazil's racing fans.