79 Year Old Rosemary Smith Drives Renault Sport F1 Team Car
Watch as Irish woman Rosemary Smith drives the Renault Sport Formulan One team car on track! At 79 years old, Rosemary proves that age is just a number as she fulfills her life long dream of driving a Formula One car. A legendary racer, Rosemary took part in some of the most iconic races and rallies around the world during her illustrious career in a notoriuosly male-dominated sport.
Speaking after driving the Renault Sport Formula One car, Rosemary said “Driving an 800bhp car is something I, like many other racers, have always dreamt of but I didn’t think I’d ever have the opportunity to do it, so when the team at Renault UK contacted me I jumped at the chance. It was definitely very different to the rally cars I’m used to but was an amazing experience.”