How Herbert drove “beyond the pain threshold” on F1 debut

Charles Bradley

Still recovering from his horrendous foot injuries from his terrible Formula 3000 crash at Brands Hatch the year before, Herbert explains in this video from Autosport International just how he “went beyond the pain threshold” by deliberately allowing his injured ankle – which was “the size of a melon” – to smash into the side of the cockpit on the out-lap…

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Johnny Herbert

Johnny Herbert <span class="copyright">Joe Portlock / Motorsport Images</span>
Johnny Herbert Joe Portlock / Motorsport Images

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