viewers selected their favorite “moment” story of 2012

Your choice for the best story of our Top 20 Moments of 2012 was not a surprise due to the admiration and respect many have for the Italian champion.

Over the holidays, we at, posted the top moments of 2012 selected by our staff. The author did a superb job of bringing our readers the reason behind “the moment”. Alex Zanardi has never given up on any challenges that he has faced. He is an inspiration to young and old, and he will continue to reach for the gold.

The young writer who suggested and wrote the story commented: “I was very excited to get the opportunity to write about Zanardi. I just loved the excitement that he brought to every race, which he still does!”

The winning story by Joey Selmants that was chosen by our audience received 36% of the votes.

Top moment of 2012, #19: The remarkable Zanardi

Alex Zanardi with his hand bike on track
Alex Zanardi with his hand bike on track

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The man who still reaches for the gold may not be active as a race car driver but the determination and desire that Alex Zanardi has is one of the reasons we at believe that he fits our Top Moments of 2012.
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Series General , DTM , WTCC
Drivers Alex Zanardi
Article type Commentary
Tags alex zanardi, antron brown, bmw, dtm, general, gold medals, loeb, moment, spengler, vettel