This Is Why Gilles Villeneuve Was The Most Spectacular Driver Ever

Today would have been Gilles Villeneuve’s 65th birthday, and despite only a handful of victories to his name he will go down in history as one of Formula One’s greatest drivers, all thanks to his bonkers driving style.

This video tribute gives some kind of idea why people loved Gilles so much, so enjoy four minutes of wheel-banging, power-sliding and driving on three wheels.

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