Gearhead News

March 8, 2021
Maria Teresa de Filippis: The first woman to race in a Formula 1

“I was either courageous or reckless, or foolhardy; Call it what you want, I just like to go at full speed.” – Maria Teresa de Filippis In 1958, Maria Teresa de Filippis was the first woman to race in a Formula One, driving a privately entered Maserati 250F. Maria Teresa de Filippis was born on November 11, 1926, in Naples… [#item_URL]