News Details

Three Time F1 Champ Sir Jack Brabham Passes Away Aged 88

Three-time Formula 1 World Drivers’ Champion Sir Jack Brabham has passed away peacefully in his Gold Coast home in Australia at the age of 88. He remains the only driver in Formula 1 history to win the Drivers’ Championship in a car bearing his own name. 'It's a very sad day for all of us,' said son David Brabham in a statement. '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.' Sir Jack made his Formula 1 debut for Cooper at the British Grand Prix in 1955, and made sporadic appearances in F1 until going...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

F1 legend Sir Jack Brabham dies, aged 88

Australian Jack Brabham, who won three Formula One world titles and is...
10mo ago from F1Zone.net

Formula 1 legend Jack Brabham has died

Australian Jack Brabham, who won three Formula One world titles and is...
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Sir Jack Brabham dies aged 88

Getty Images Enlarge Three-time world champion Sir Jack Brabham passed...
10mo 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...
10mo ago from F1Plus.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Dovizioso grabs shock pole position for Qatar season...

Andrea Dovizioso will start from a surprise MotoGP pole position for...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Espargaro: We are really f**ked in that aspect!

Pol Espargaro apologised for his language as he described his frustration...
1h ago from Crash.net

Lowes takes first Moto2 pole despite crash

Britain’s Sam Lowes will start from pole position at the Commercial...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

MotoGP Qatar: Saturday qualifying times

All the times from today's MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 qualifying sessions in...
11h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power poles Penske rout of IndyCar opener

Defending Verizon IndyCar Series Champion, Will Power has led all four...
4h ago from SpeedCafe.com

St Petersburg: Qualifying results

Power leads Penske 1-2-3-4 grid sweep at St Pete Qualifying times Round 1...
4h ago from Crash.net

IndyCar: Power edges closer to St. Pete lap record in...

Will Power whittled his fastest lap down to 61.3621 in Saturday...
9h ago from Racer.com

Power pips Pagenaud in Saturday practice

There was no surprise when it came to the identity of the man atop the...
8h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Loeb set for another World Rally Car outing

The nine-time World Champion will participate in the Epernay Vins de...
2d ago from WRC.com

Argentina supports flood victims

More than 30cm of rain, a third of the area’s annual rainfall, fell in...
1d ago from WRC.com

Tidemand inks Skoda deal

2013 Junior WRC champion Pontus Tidemand joins Skoda to compete in the...
2d ago from Crash.net

RX: World Rallycross launches UK talent competition

The FIA World Rallycross championship has launched a nationwide talent...
3d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Target Martin Montoya Ready To Quit Barcelona

It has been reported that Martin Montoya is ready to leave Barcelona this...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Roy Hodgson reveals key role in Danny Welbeck's...

GETTY Roy Hodgson says he advised Arsene Wenger on Danny Welbeck...
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Report: Arsenal close in on Federico Valverde

Uruguayan youngster Federico Valverde is nearing a £2.5m move to...
12h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Barcelona keeps tabs on Arsenal starlet Hector Bellerin

WANTED: Barcelona are keeping tabs on Hector Bellerín [GETTY] Gunners...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Main shareholder CVC preparing to sell F1 to Red Bull

Bernie Ecclestone has welcomed reports Red Bull... Read More »
6h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso: McLaren move justified by Mercedes form

The Spaniard, in his first grand prix appearance... Read More »
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Hamilton on pole after Rosberg block

Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for the... Read More »
16h ago from BBC.co.uk

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.