Photostory: Exhibition for the 25th anniversary of Senna’s death

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Fans take pictures of racing suits that belonged to Brazilian Formula One driver Ayrton Senna. The racing suits are part of an exhibition at the Interlagos race track in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of his death. Senna died in an accident during the San Marino Grand Prix race in 1994.

Tribute to Ayrton Senna on the 25th anniversary of his death

His death on May 1st 1994 during the San Marino Grand Prix led to widespread global mourning and was considered by many Brazilians to be a national tragedy. Widely regarded as one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of all time, Senna won three Formula One world championships for McLaren in 1988, 1990 and 1991, as well as a slew of other victories in various races.

Photos: EPA-EFE/Fernando Bizerra Jr.