Formula 1 veteran René ‘What Mirrors?’ Arnoux is celebrating his 63rd birthday today.

Despite having seven F1 victories to his name, the latter part of his career saw the Frenchman earn a reputation for his shocking manners when being lapped as he prolonged his career further down the grid.

In the latest in our ‘Video Rewind’ series, watch as Arnoux causes the late BBC commentator to lose his cool on live TV during the 1989 Monaco Grand Prix – it’s certainly a spectacular moment in Formula 1 punditry!

[Video via Richie1245]

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Richard Bailey

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Hasn't missed a Grand Prix since 1989. Has a soft spot for Minardi. Tattooed with 35+ Grand Prix circuits.

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