1973 F1 SEASON REVIEW

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F1 SEASON REVIEWS 1970s

Brunswick Films were pioneers in the embryonic days of Formula One production, when sponsors controlled the demand for footage, and before the era of global TV coverage began. They have skillfully combined film from their famous archive - including some previously unseen material - to create reviews that capture the essence of a very special era in Grand Prix racing. These videos, a preview to the hour long season reviews, show the excitement and at times, tragedy, experienced by F1 drivers in the 1970s. Further information may be found on our website.

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1973 Emerson Fittipaldi was the reigning champion. But there was no question regarding the intention of his biggest rival, Jackie Stewart, who had lost his title to the big Brazilian and wanted it back. It was Fittipaldi who laid down the gauntlet, winning three out of the first four races. However, Stewart refused to buckle under pressure, and consistent displays of driving genius with the Tyrrell wondercar brought him right back into contention. By the halfway point of the season, Stewart led the Championship by a single point. From this, he turned on the style, transforming his slender lead into something that was simply unassailable. He retired from Grand Prix racing at the end of the season as champion - with his position as one of the all-time greats assured. To purchase the full length version of this season review, or the entire series, see our website!
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1977 F1 SEASON REVIEW
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