Alex Zanardi1966-10-23 (age 54)
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Alex Zanardi’s wife has offered an update on the condition of the former IndyCar, Formula 1 driver and Paralympic hero, who suffered serious injuries in a handbike crash last year.
As a Paralympian, Alex Zanardi became a household name and an inspiration to millions. But his indomitable spirit and speed in a racecar had already made him a hero, writes David Malsher-Lopez.
Alex Zanardi is showing “clinical improvements” as he continues to recover from the handbike accident he suffered in June.
Alex Zanardi has undergone another neurological operation in a Milan hospital, with his condition now said to be "stable".
Alex Zanardi has been transferred to intensive care in Milan amid concerns about his ‘unstable’ condition, following the recent move to a clinic.
Alex Zanardi will gradually be brought out of his medically-induced coma in the coming days as the next step in his treatment following a handbike road accident last month.
Alex Zanardi has undergone surgery for a third time since sustaining head and facial injuries in a handbike race accident last month, but remains in a medically-induced coma.
The surgeon who operated on Alex Zanardi on Friday evening has stressed how serious the situation is – and declared that it’s not yet clear what the prognosis is for the 53-year-old Italian.
Alex Zanardi remains in a serious condition following his handbike accident and subsequent surgery on Friday evening.
Alex Zanardi has suffered a head injury and is undergoing neurosurgery following a road accident on his handbike in Italy on Friday afternoon.
Alex Zanardi says competing for BMW in the SUPER GT x DTM Dream Race at Fuji Speedway was "very valuable" for his preparations for the 2020 Paralympic Games.
Colton Herta says Alex Zanardi’s infamous pass on his father Bryan Herta at Laguna Seca’s Corkscrew in 1996 was “amazing,” but acknowledged that it probably wouldn’t be allowed in IndyCar today due to far more stringent rules about track limits.
Chip Ganassi spoke to a group of eight media personnel at Long Beach last weekend, on the topics of resident champion Scott Dixon (he’s not slowing down), rookie Felix Rosenqvist (he should slow down), international races, guaranteed Indy 500 berths, running more cars (including Indy Lights), sportscars, and more. David Malsher reports.
Alex Zanardi says his maiden experience of the Rolex 24 at Daytona was “by far more sweet than bitter” despite the issues that left his BMW bottom of the GT Le Mans class.
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Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing CEO Bobby Rahal says he believes the team’s BMW M8s are now close enough to the ultimate pace to contend for the GT Le Mans win at this month’s Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.
Bobby Rahal says that Alex Zanardi joining his Rahal Letterman Lanigan BMW team for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona “is a hell of a story,” but says the former Indy car champ’s presence is not just a gimmick or publicity stunt.
Alex Zanardi admits he feels some pressure to match his BMW teammates on his Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona debut, but believes he’s reasonably close to their pace.
Racing legend Alex Zanardi thought his BMW team was joking when it told him he finished fifth in the second DTM race of the weekend at Misano.
Mercedes DTM drivers Paul di Resta and Gary Paffett expect Alex Zanardi to be a "pain in the arse" when he makes his series debut at Misano this weekend.
In his new book ‘In the Zone’, Clyde Brolin delves into the mental superpowers that set apart the greatest athletes in motor racing and beyond.
Indy car legend Paul Tracy says IndyCar and NASCAR are suffering as a result of fewer ‘villains’ and the types of fierce rivalries that marked his career.
In their sixth attempt at the Total 24 Hours of Spa, the Belgian BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS finally took their first win on home soil.
As a works BMW driver Zanardi will race a modified BMW Z4 GT3.
Lady luck was not on Zanardi side!
Today, Saturday, saw two free practice sessions in the morning and the qualifying practice in the afternoon.
Although today is a national holiday in 'Halloween,' let's also take a moment to remember a fallen racer, taken well before his time.
BMW works driver has returned to the cockpit of his BMW Z4 GT3 for the sixth round of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series
Of 2,246 starters, less than a dozen had physical handicaps.
Maximilian Buhk and Maximilian Götz took their second Main Race win of the season at the Portuguese round of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series.
The Dutch-Austrian duo led from start to finish.
Next weekend the drivers and teams of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series will come into action at the Slovakia Ring.
The Dutch seaside resort hosts the third round of the 2014 season, after some spectacular action during the opening two rounds at Nogaro and Brands Hatch.
Tim Keene to replace Dave Price in June
He was a motorcycle rider who became paralyzed, and now, he's racing and winning in GT Asia.
Alex Zanardi impressed at Brands Hatch, placing fifth for BMW.
Jeroen Bleekemolen and Hari Proczyk dominated the feature Blancpain Sprint Series event of the weekend at Brands Hatch.
Hari Proczyk : “Keeping the Mercedes behind was not as easy as it might have looked."
Laurens Vanthoor claimed pole position for tomorrow’s qualifying race at Brands Hatch.
For the British round of the Blancpain Sprint Series, the grid of impressive GT machinery will be extended, with now 22 cars and no less than seven manufacturers represented.
Only two drivers would have a genuine shot at success, and they aren't who you think
Alex Zanardi's qualifying race at Nogaro was far from being monotonous and the slippery conditions didn't help any.
Alex Zanardi, in a BMW Z4 GT3 modified to his needs, was respectable in the first free practice session at Circuit Paul Armagnac Friday.