News Details

Sir Jack Brabham dies

Motor racing legend Sir Jack Brabham, a three-time F1 World Champion, has died at the age of 88. His family confirmed that the Australian passed away peaceful at his home on the Gold Coast on Monday morning. His youngest son David said in a statement: "It's a very sad day for all of us. My father passed away peacefully at home at the age of 88 this morning. "He lived an incredible life, achieving more than anyone would ever dream of and he will continue to live on through the astounding legacy he leaves behind." Racing for Cooper Climax, Brabham won the first of his two Formula 1 World titles in 1959 and 1960 before adding another in 1966 in a car he manufactured, the...
Full Story »
1y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Australian F1 legend Sir Jack Brabham passes away

Three time Formula 1 world champion and Australian racing legend Sir Jack...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Sir Jack Brabham dies aged 88

Getty Images Enlarge Three-time world champion Sir Jack Brabham passed...
1y ago from espnF1.com

F1 great Sir Jack Brabham dead at 88

SYDNEY, May 19, 2014 (AFP) - Formula One great Sir Jack Brabham, one of...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

F1 Great Sir Jack Brabham Passes Away at 88

Sydney:  Formula One great Sir Jack Brabham, one of the sport's most...
1y ago from NDTVSports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Tight schedule for new Aprilia

Aprilia Racing manager Romano Albesiano admits the factory's all-new...
3h ago from Crash.net

Miller returns to MotoGP action at Phillip Island test

The young Australian will team up with Rabat after being passed fit to ride
4h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Miller to return to action at Phillip Island

– Jack Miller will return to action at next week's Phillip Island...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Penske and Ganassi drivers relish Sonoma test

Six Verizon IndyCar Series drivers completed a one-day test session at...
11h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Sonoma testing gallery

Images from Wednesday's test day for Chevrolet-powered teams from Chip...
11h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Gallagher & Co. backing for Chilton

International insurance brokerage and risk management services firm...
21h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC gamers gear up for eSports round two

eSports WRC brings the best WRC 5 drivers together for a tournament that...
2h ago from WRC.com

Ogier blasts 'idiot' decision

World champion Sebastien Ogier blasted Rally of Sweden organisers as...
16h ago from SuperSport.com

Ford RS – The Legend Continues

Enthusiasts have loved Ford RS branded vehicles for decades. Now, with...
23h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Ogier calls for Rally Sweden to be cancelled

Defending World Rally Champion Sebastien Ogier has called for Rally...
20h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal legend warns former club they must beat...

Arsenal legend Gilberto Silva has warned his former club that they must...

@JuniorGunners Half-term Competition!

 This February half-term, we have a couple of treats to giveaway, to...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal stunned by Alexis Sanchez's HUGE contract...

Alexis Sanchez is set to hold further contract talks with Arsenal at the...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

@Arsenal has 7 million Twitter followers

Arsenal has become the first Premier League club to reach seven million...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.