News Details

Formula 1 legend Jack Brabham has died

Australian Jack Brabham, who won three Formula One world titles and is the only man to have won the championship driving a car bearing his name, died at the age of 88 on Monday, at his home on Australia's Gold Coast. A fierce competitor, brilliant engineer and astute businessman, Brabham claimed the Formula One titles in 1959 and 1960 for Cooper Racing before going on to win a third in 1966 for the Brabham marque. 'It's a very sad day for all of us,' his youngest son David, who also raced in Formula One, said 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...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.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...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

F1 great Sir Jack Brabham dead at 88

SYDNEY, May 19, 2014 (AFP) - Formula One great Sir Jack Brabham, one of...
2y ago from F1Plus.com

Triple F1 World Champion Brabham dead At 88

Australian Jack Brabham, who won three Formula One world titles and is...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Sir Jack Brabham dies aged 88

Triple Formula 1 World Champion Sir Jack Brabham has died at the age of...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP drops Intermediate tyre for 2017

– MotoGP organisers have announced that Michelin's Intermediate...
14h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP bosses ditch intermediate tyres for 2017 season

Michelin's intermediate tyres will no longer be an option for MotoGP...
16h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Vinales doesn't need my advice, says Lorenzo

Maverick Vinales will make his debut as a works Yamaha rider next year...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Pit Beirer: Making KTM into a world-beating brand

Moto3 title, Dakar win, Supercross title, MX2 kings and now a move into...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Chilton says Ganassi was wise to return to Honda

Max Chilton believes that Chip Ganassi switching his IndyCar team back to...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Roger Penske earns Horatio Alger Award

The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans has selected...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Max Chilton confirmed at Ganassi for second IndyCar...

Former Formula 1 driver Max Chilton will remain in the IndyCar series...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

M-Sport reveals 2017-spec Ford Fiesta WRC

M-Sport has taken the wraps off its 2017-specification Ford Fiesta...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

2017 Ford Fiesta WRC breaks cover

Advertising Designed to next-year's exciting new WRC technical...
5h ago from WRC.com

GB and Italy win environmental plaudits

WRC events earn sustainability awards
10h ago from WRC.com

Ogier down to two options for 2017 seat

Sebastien Ogier will decide between two options for his World Rally...
3d ago from EuroSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal cashing in on Shkodran Mustafi's David Moyes...

Arsenal cashing in on Shkodran Mustafi's David Moyes debt... Kid who quit...
4h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Wenger - Why Alexis has clicked up front

Alexis has won various plaudits for his performances at centre forward...
4h ago from Arsenal.com

Mertesacker: A problem shared …

Per Mertesacker says his rehabilitation from a serious knee injury is...
4h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger: 'I want Giroud to extend his...

Don Hutchison reveals which of Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil Arsenal could...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

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.