Marc Gene is 39 today, March 29, 2013. In this picture, the Spaniard is seen driving his Minardi M02 during the French Grand Prix in 2000, his second season in Formula 1.
1 / Marc Gene is 39 today, March 29, 2013. In this picture, the Spaniard is seen driving his Minardi M02 during the French Grand Prix in 2000, his second season in Formula 1.

On March 28, 2013, Peugeot announced its return to the Pikes Peak. Here, Ari Vatanen at the wheel of the Peugeot 405 during the 1988 edition of the legendary event.
2 / On March 28, 2013, Peugeot announced its return to the Pikes Peak. Here, Ari Vatanen at the wheel of the Peugeot 405 during the 1988 edition of the legendary event.

David Coulthard is 42 today (March 27). In this picture, the Scot prepares for his first F1 test after winning the McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award in 1989.
3 / David Coulthard is 42 today (March 27). In this picture, the Scot prepares for his first F1 test after winning the McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award in 1989.


Elio de Angelis would have been 55 on March 26, 2013. Here the Italian, who died in 1986, drives his Lotus 91 to victory in the 1982 Austrian Grand Prix at Osterreichring.
4 / Elio de Angelis would have been 55 on March 26, 2013. Here the Italian, who died in 1986, drives his Lotus 91 to victory in the 1982 Austrian Grand Prix at Osterreichring.

Michele Alboreto captured his first Formula 1 front row start in the Brazilian Grand Prix on 25 March 1984. Here he leads from Derek Warwick, Nigel Mansell and poleman Elio de Angelis.
5 / Michele Alboreto captured his first Formula 1 front row start in the Brazilian Grand Prix on 25 March 1984. Here he leads from Derek Warwick, Nigel Mansell and poleman Elio de Angelis.

F1 legend Ayrton Senna would have been 53 today (March 21, 2013). Here, the Brazilian drives his Toleman during the British Grand Prix in 1984, his first full season in Formula 1.
6 / F1 legend Ayrton Senna would have been 53 today (March 21, 2013). Here, the Brazilian drives his Toleman during the British Grand Prix in 1984, his first full season in Formula 1.


Nicola Larini turns 49 today (March 19, 2013). In this photo, the Italian drives his Ferrari to second place in the tragic 1994 San Marino Grand Prix at Imola.
7 / Nicola Larini turns 49 today (March 19, 2013). In this photo, the Italian drives his Ferrari to second place in the tragic 1994 San Marino Grand Prix at Imola.

Former sportscars racer Vernon Schuppan is 70 on March 19th 2013. In this picture, the Australian drives his Porsche 956 during the 1983 Le Mans 24 Hours, which he would win alongside Hurley Haywood and Al Holbert.
8 / Former sportscars racer Vernon Schuppan is 70 on March 19th 2013. In this picture, the Australian drives his Porsche 956 during the 1983 Le Mans 24 Hours, which he would win alongside Hurley Haywood and Al Holbert.

American ace Mark Donohue would've been 76 on March 18 2013. He finished on the podium in his Formula 1 debut in this Penske-backed McLaren in the 1971 Canadian Grand Prix.
9 / American ace Mark Donohue would've been 76 on March 18 2013. He finished on the podium in his Formula 1 debut in this Penske-backed McLaren in the 1971 Canadian Grand Prix.


Kimi Raikkonen won the 2013 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne. Here, in 1985, fellow Finn Keke Rosberg leads Ayrton Senna on his way to victory on the streets of Adelaide.
10 / Kimi Raikkonen won the 2013 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne. Here, in 1985, fellow Finn Keke Rosberg leads Ayrton Senna on his way to victory on the streets of Adelaide.

Australian Grands Prix have a history of rain disruptions. The 1991 race in Adelaide was abandoned after just 14 laps. Benetton's Nelson Piquet and Michael Schumacher lead a pack in this shot
11 / Australian Grands Prix have a history of rain disruptions. The 1991 race in Adelaide was abandoned after just 14 laps. Benetton's Nelson Piquet and Michael Schumacher lead a pack in this shot

Long Beach hosted F1 on March 15 1981. Riccardo Patrese took pole for Arrows and led until a misfire, while Gilles Villeneuve's typically bold bid for the lap one lead did not pay off.
12 / Long Beach hosted F1 on March 15 1981. Riccardo Patrese took pole for Arrows and led until a misfire, while Gilles Villeneuve's typically bold bid for the lap one lead did not pay off.


Kyalami's final grand prix took place on March 14 1993. Alain Prost won for Williams and was joined on the podium by Mark Blundell, third for Ligier in his first top-three finish
13 / Kyalami's final grand prix took place on March 14 1993. Alain Prost won for Williams and was joined on the podium by Mark Blundell, third for Ligier in his first top-three finish

Nelson Piquet took his first home win, and kicked off his second title-winning season with Brabham in triumphant fashion, at Rio in the 1983 Brazilian Grand Prix on March 13 three decades ago
14 / Nelson Piquet took his first home win, and kicked off his second title-winning season with Brabham in triumphant fashion, at Rio in the 1983 Brazilian Grand Prix on March 13 three decades ago

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Johnny Rutherford turns 75 on March 12 2013. This shot shows him on the way to second in the 1981 CART Indycar race at Atlanta
15 / Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Johnny Rutherford turns 75 on March 12 2013. This shot shows him on the way to second in the 1981 CART Indycar race at Atlanta


On March 11 1990, Jean Alesi and Tyrrell battled for victory against Ayrton Senna's McLaren in the United States Grand Prix in Phoenix, before scoring a heroic second place
16 / On March 11 1990, Jean Alesi and Tyrrell battled for victory against Ayrton Senna's McLaren in the United States Grand Prix in Phoenix, before scoring a heroic second place

Jacques Villeneuve burst onto the Formula 1 scene by leading his maiden race, the Australian Grand Prix, on March 10 1996. He ultimately lost to Williams team-mate Damon Hill after an oil leak
17 / Jacques Villeneuve burst onto the Formula 1 scene by leading his maiden race, the Australian Grand Prix, on March 10 1996. He ultimately lost to Williams team-mate Damon Hill after an oil leak

Danny Sullivan turns 63 on March 9 2013. After a brief F1 stint, his career breakthrough came in 1985 when he joined Penske's CART Indycar team and won the Indianapolis 500. He is seen at Pocono that year
18 / Danny Sullivan turns 63 on March 9 2013. After a brief F1 stint, his career breakthrough came in 1985 when he joined Penske's CART Indycar team and won the Indianapolis 500. He is seen at Pocono that year


The 1998 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne on March 8 that year was famously dominated by McLaren, with David Coulthard letting Mika Hakkinen win after a 'phantom' pitstop delayed the Finn
19 / The 1998 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne on March 8 that year was famously dominated by McLaren, with David Coulthard letting Mika Hakkinen win after a 'phantom' pitstop delayed the Finn

Walter Rohrl turns 66 on March 7 2013. The World Rally legend is pictured launching his Audi to third in Portugal in 1985
20 / Walter Rohrl turns 66 on March 7 2013. The World Rally legend is pictured launching his Audi to third in Portugal in 1985

Mario Andretti took his maiden Formula 1 victory in the South African Grand Prix on March 6 1971. His Ferrari is shown leadng Pedro Rodriguez and Jo Siffert's BRMs.
21 / Mario Andretti took his maiden Formula 1 victory in the South African Grand Prix on March 6 1971. His Ferrari is shown leadng Pedro Rodriguez and Jo Siffert's BRMs.


Hyundai revealed its updated 2014 World Rally Car today (March 5). Here Armin Schwarz and Manfred Hiemer compete for the marque in the 2002 Rally Finland.
22 / Hyundai revealed its updated 2014 World Rally Car today (March 5). Here Armin Schwarz and Manfred Hiemer compete for the marque in the 2002 Rally Finland.

Jos Verstappen was born on this day (March 4) in 1972. Here, the Dutchman drives his Benetton B194 during the 1994 Hungarian Grand Prix, where he would finish in third position.
23 / Jos Verstappen was born on this day (March 4) in 1972. Here, the Dutchman drives his Benetton B194 during the 1994 Hungarian Grand Prix, where he would finish in third position.

Jim Clark would have been 77 today (March 4). The Formula 1 legend, killed in 1968, is seen here driving his Lotus 33 Climax during the 1966 Dutch Grand Prix.
24 / Jim Clark would have been 77 today (March 4). The Formula 1 legend, killed in 1968, is seen here driving his Lotus 33 Climax during the 1966 Dutch Grand Prix.


The 2002 Formula 1 season kicked off in Melbourne on March 3 that year. The race is best remembered for Ralf Schumacher flying over Rubens Barrichello at the start
25 / The 2002 Formula 1 season kicked off in Melbourne on March 3 that year. The race is best remembered for Ralf Schumacher flying over Rubens Barrichello at the start

Gabriele Tarquini is 51 today (March 2). The former GP driver and WTCC champion is seen here during the 1992 British Grand Prix driving a Fondmetal Ford.
26 / Gabriele Tarquini is 51 today (March 2). The former GP driver and WTCC champion is seen here during the 1992 British Grand Prix driving a Fondmetal Ford.

On March 1 1992, Nigel Mansell dominated the South African Grand Prix at Kyalami, the venue's first Formula 1 race in seven years. It kickstarted his runaway title season with Williams.
27 / On March 1 1992, Nigel Mansell dominated the South African Grand Prix at Kyalami, the venue's first Formula 1 race in seven years. It kickstarted his runaway title season with Williams.


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