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Ex-Italian F1 race ace Zanardi wins Paralympic gold!!!

Ex-F1 ace Zanardi wins Paralympic gold

Former F1 driver Alex Zanardi became a Paralympic gold medallist as he won the men's H4 hand bike time trial at Brands Hatch.

Eurosport – 20 hours ago
  • Former Formula One and Cart racing car driver Alessandro Zanardi of Italy, cycles during the Men's Individual H4 Time Trial during the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Brands Hatch (Reuters)
  • Eurosport - Former Formula One and Cart racing car driver Alessandro Zanardi of Italy, cycles during the Men's Individual H4 Time Trial during the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Brands Hatch (Reuters)
The Italian, who lost both legs in a horrifying CART series crash in 2001, clocked a time of 12 minutes 11.13 seconds on the 16km course at the Kent circuit, beating nearest challenger Norbert Mosandl by over 13 seconds. (more…)

By nickgarrett, ago