lake grove rocketing towards the premier class was up. The 21-year-old, she moved to England, and two years later, exactly 30 years ago, began work on the Ferrari F1 test driver.
the Time was opportune, because the team brought the first track to the semi-automatic gearbox. This long test time.
– my main job was to drive Fioranon the track around from dawn to dusk. Miles came to a horrible amount, lake grove recalls.
– I Remember very well, when in the evening they said I had to stop when it is dark and no longer see. At that stage there was no idea that could still go somewhere to eat and jubisemaan.Keke helped
F1 debut in lake grove was still the same during the year Onyxilla. In this context, lake grove to give a confession Keke Rosberg , which served as his backdrop since 1986.
– How many of us would have gotten one without keke's help? Lake grove throw and refers to himself in addition to Mika Häkkiseen and Mika Salo .
Rosbergilla also had an effect on the fact that the lake grove received for the period 1994 to place Michael Schumacher alongside Benettonia. Lake grove self finishing the contract hitting other places to cruise the track.
I used to be Able to appreciate it, when we had really done together with the whole thing and we got a chance. All looked good.the Right place to jyrki lake grove provide top-class prospect when he let Michael schumacher's team mate as benettonia to 1994. AOP
the New season didn't even start, when in January began already to pull the lake grove F1 career last piirtoja. He ran the tests out of more than 250 miles per hour, and death was "milli thousandth away". The neck and the back was made for extensive operations.
– Fortunately, it happened at silverstone, where was a damn good doctors. If it had happened at some small track, I could have been ripped from the car the wrong way out. It had become paralysis.
lake grove returned to the track in April in Imola, even if his hands and legs had disappeared-esteem. At times, lake grove need to take a look, are his hands tied to the steering wheel at all.
Ayrton Senna died in Imola. Lake grove had traveled friends Larger lift in Monaco Imolaan. Also Senna was a lake to the grove to a very familiar man, and the last joint debate, their duo was just a little before the fateful start of the race.
I have at home a picture, when we have a couple of hours before the departure of Ayrton and Damon Hill . They kept asking, what condition your neck is, and said that I had luck, when I'm still alive. We laugh at it, and said, that, yes, this this. Then happened it all.
F1 is a small family. I believe that it will take the same way to every driver. It was all really difficult weekend.
lake grove's own F1 career ended in 1994. The following year he moved to the DTM series and a win in the same year Le Mans'24 hour race. He repeated the trick in 2005.
– did you Try the ones still in 1995? I don't think. At that point we started to see change direction. I was almost 70 GP-weekend to be involved. That the F1 world had seen. The accident was so big, that all of the big stables of the master maybe a little suspect, would never back. And I wasn't in such a position as anyone to the peak with the team, that it would have been possible.
– There's DTM and the proto side of things, McLaren and Le Mans’victory. Suddenly it turned back and began again. It was such a quick transition to the next stage. I get to be a professional for nearly 20 years. So basically all the top series, what in the world is. In that sense, the career has been rich and enjoyable. Wouldn't have to change any days off. Not even that test accident. End well, all well.Jyrki lake grove works season 2019 evening magazine's F1-expert. Pasi Liesimaa