• Motor racing life and legacy of Manfred Winkelhock

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    German driver Manfred Winkelhock took part in 56 Grand Prix events between 1980 and 1985 during which time he raced for Arrows, ATS, Brabham and RAM Racing.
    He made his way into Formula 1 after a spell racing in Formula 2, which included a notorious crash at the Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit in 1980. His March flipped over at the steep rise-and-fall Flugplatz corner, but he miraculously escaped serious injury.
    Later that year, Winkelhock got his big break in F1. He was asked to fill in for the injured Jochen Mass at Arrows, but failed to qualify for the...
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