Pic of the Day: Gilles Villeneuve sliding his Ferrari 312 T4

October 25, 2011

From the 1979 F1 Season when Ferrari ended up winning its 4th Constructor’s Title in 5 years, this moment in time captures the amazing Gilles Villeneuve applying some opposite lock during one of his 3 Grand Prix wins that season (teammate Jody Scheckter also accumulated 3 wins in ’79). The 510 bhp, flat-12 engine must have made for rather interesting, challenging and entertaining drives from┬ábehind the wheel when pressed hard…!

-Blake J.


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