In 2012, Honda to commemorate the world record-setting lap made by Ayrton Senna at the Suzuka Circuit during the 1989 F1 Championships, created the amazing tribute you are about to experience.
Sound of Honda virtually sat Senna behind the wheel of his original McLaren-Honda, to repeat, for one last time, the mythical qualification lap where he drove so astonishing well that established a new World Record for the fastest lap on the Suzuka circuit.
To do it, they took the real telemetry data from Senna’s 1989 McLaren-Honda, and created real life an audio/visual lap of Suzuka.
It has become known as “Ayrton Senna 1989 Ghost lap on Suzuka“.
1.- And advice before starting to watch, if I may, hock your AppleTV to a very fast high quality, large screen or HD projector with deep blacks and high contrast. Also connect the optical digital audio output (SPIF) from your AppleTV directly to your surround sound system, dim the lights as much as you can, pump up the volume as much as allowed by the system and/or neighbors. Now, you can sit back, relax, press play and enjoy 91 seconds of the best performances of Senna.