Rare Ayrton Senna F1 Toleman set for UK auction

James Raia

A Toleman TG184-2 Formula One car driven by Brazilian Ayrton Senna in his debut F1 season will be auctioned May 16  at The Spring Sale to be hosted by Silverstone Auctions in Northamptonshire, United Kingdom.

Senna, who died at age 34 in 1994 while leading leading the San Marino Grand Prix, finished second while driving the same Toleman in the rain-soaked 1984 Monaco GP.

Rare Ayrton Senna F1 Toleman set for UK auction 1

Senna, a three-time world titlist, also raced to 3rd in the British and 7th in the Canadian Grand Prix in the Toleman, which has been privately owned for the past 16 years.

Senna's life was portrayed in the 2011 documentary, SENNA.

A 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 will also be part of the auction.

For additional information, visit: www.silverstoneauctions.com.

Article Last Updated: March 24, 2012.

Leave a Reply

Share to...