• Rewind to ... 1982
  • South African Strike
  • April 9, 2012: As controversy brews ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix, we look back at a race that almost didn't go ahead when the drivers stood together in defiance

  • South African Grand Prix
  • Season starts with protests and a Prost win
  • January 23, 1982: Alain Prost won the season opener at Kyalami, but once again the weekend was dominated by off-track politics, a grim portent of what was going to be yet another year where behind-the-scenes bickering tarnished the sport's image

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