Wrote three other books, "The Art and Sciences of Grand Prix Driving, " "My Years With Ferrari, " and "The New Formula One: A Turbo Age."
5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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[re making of Rush
(2013)] I had been approached before, but the ideas always seemed to me boring. Peter Morgan
and Ron Howard
- these are the right people. Ron Howard had no idea about racing. He was like a little kid, with unbelievable enthusiasm. But the story comes very well across.
Has twin children with wife Birgit named Max and Mia (b. September 6th 2009).
Wears a Parmalat (Italian dairy) baseball cap at all times to cover his burn scars from his auto accident in 1976.