Racing Driver, Badass Maria de Villota Found Dead In Hotel Room

Terrible news this morning out of Spain where numerous outlets are reporting that ex-F1 test driver Maria de Villota was found dead in a hotel room in Sevilla, reportedly of natural causes. » 10/11/13 7:53am 10/11/13 7:53am

This Woman Survived One Of Modern Racing's Most Brutal Accidents

This is an MRI image of Maria de Villota's skull after she crashed the Formula One car she was testing into the back of one of the team's trailers in early July. She lost her right eye, her senses of taste and smell, and may never race again, but she survived and is opening up about what happened. » 11/07/12 2:40pm 11/07/12 2:40pm

What Really Happened In The Crash That Injured F1 Test Driver Maria De …

In a freak testing accident about two weeks ago, Marussia F1 test driver Maria De Villota collided with a truck in a Formula One car. She suffered head injuries and the loss of her right eye. » 7/16/12 12:20pm 7/16/12 12:20pm