Formula 1 created an algorithm to try and find the fastest drivers over a single qualifying lap — to a mixed reception. But there’s no software in the world that can single out a racing great.
The blend of heroism, ingenuity and supernatural speed can’t be defined, but you know when you see it. Which is why each year we enlist Motor Sport’s readers to select the latest group to admit into the Hall of Fame.
Standing tall among an elite field, their names are the benchmark of greatness, and include Ayrton Senna, Jim Clark, Michael Schumacher, Sir Jackie Stewart and John Surtees.
Vote now below, or click to jump to more details of the drivers in each category