1981 Canadian Grand Prix – Gilles Villeneuve never surrenders

Held September 27th, the Canadian F1 Grand Prix was the penultimate round of the 1981 season. Only three teams – Renault, Ferrari and Toleman – raced a 1.5-litre turbocharged engine that that time while all other teams relied on the venerable Ford Cosworth DFV V8 engine or the screaming Alfa Romeo and Matra V12s.For the first time, there were two Villeneuves entered in the race ... Keep reading