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Sir Jack Brabham dies aged 88

Triple Formula 1 World Champion Sir Jack Brabham has died at the age of 88. The Australian passed away peacefully at his home on the Gold Coast on Monday morning. On behalf of the family, Jack's youngest son David said: "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." Sir Jack is survived by his wife, Lady Margaret, sons Geoff, Gary and David and their families. Jack Brabham's first two F1 titles, in 1959 and 1960, marked the end for front-engined Formula 1 cars. A...
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