World champion F1 driver Damon Hill will be talking about his autobiography, Watching the Wheels. Courageously honest, and hugely rewarding, Watching the Wheels is a return to the last golden era of F1 racing, whose image still burns ferociously for those who love the sport for what it reveals about human skill in the face or near certain death. "
"The perfect evening for racing fans and sport fans alike. Join us for a night with a true racing legend and get a personal insight into one of the richest and daring racing careers of all time.
Dr Challoners High School
09/09/2016 19:00:00 - 09/09/2016 19:00:00
Damon Hill is a former Formula One World Champion who raced against some of the legends of the sport from Ayrton Senna to Michael Schumacher. The son of racing legend Graham Hill, Damon entered Formula One in 1992, racing for Brabhams and then Williams and took over as team leader when Senna died in 1994. Having lost the 1994 World Championship to Schumacher by a single point, Hill was crowned World Champion in 1996.
After retiring in 1999, Hill pursued various business ventures as well as becoming president of the British Racing Driver's Club in 2006. He now works as a commentator on SKYF1.