Ayrton Senna's Australian Grand Prix 1993 Nacional baseball cap

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    81
  • Location

Description

Ayrton Senna's Australian Grand Prix 1993 Nacional baseball cap, gifted to Alan Read personally by Ayrton Senna at the Australian Grand Prix post race barbecue. This cap was worn by Senna on the podium (underneath the winner's cap) and at the at the post-race press conferences. This was to be Senna's 41st and final win in Formula 1 before his tragic death months later at Imola 1994. Sold together with an Adelaide GP pin badge, a pin badge of Senna's helmet, a 1993 Australian GP marshal pass with accompanying embroidered patch, an invitation to the post race barbecue (where the cap was gifted by Senna to Read), a photograph of Senna, Mansilla and Toledane, and a typed signed statement of authenticity.
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