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22/02/1949 Formula 1 auto racer Nikki Lauda is born

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RUSH : Niki Lauda's Crash & Tommy Hunt reaction

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1976 Nurburgirng Niki Lauda's rescue (original 8mm footage)

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Niki Lauda: “Rush” movie was 80% right

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Niki Lauda on James Hunt

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Niki Lauda: I have a reason to look ugly, most people don't

Niki Lauda is an Austrian former Formula One driver and a three-time F1 World Drivers' Champion. Lauda is currently the only driver to have been champion for both Ferrari and McLaren. Among other things, he is also an aviation entrepreneur. He has founded and run two airlines – Lauda Air and Niki.
    • Essentials 

    • Other World Sportscar Championship drivers 

    • Personal 

    • Early years in racing 

    • Ferrari (1974–1977) 

    • Brabham and first retirement (1978–1979) 

    • McLaren comeback, third world title, and second retirement (1982–1985) 

    • Later management roles 

    • Roles beyond Formula One 

    • Film and television 

    • Death and legacy