1953

F1 Racing - - ESSENTIALS -

THAT WAS THEN...

MO­TOR­ING The AC Ace (fore­run­ner of the Co­bra), Chevro­let Corvette, Healey 100, FJ Holden and Porsche 550 Spy­der all made their de­buts

BOOKS Ian Flem­ing pub­lished his first Bond novel, Casino Royale

WAR The Korean War ended in July af­ter three years of fight­ing

POL­I­TICS Dwight Eisen­hower was in­au­gu­rated as 34th pres­i­dent of the United States

FILM Frank Si­na­tra re-ig­nited his ca­reer with an Oscar-win­ning per­for­mance in From Here to Eter­nity

Hawthorn (16), hunched for­ward at the wheel, pushes past Fan­gio (18) to take an epic first win

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