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Banbury, Oxfordshire, UK – Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Sir Jack Brabham Honoured With State Funeral

The Brabham family, friends and fans from across the globe joined together to bid a fitting farewell to racing legend Sir Jack Brabham AO, OBE at a state funeral in Queensland, Australia, today.

Oulton Park, Cheshire, UK – Sunday 8 June, 2014

Sam Brabham Out But OK At Oulton Park

Sam Brabham thankfully walked away unscathed from a heavy accident, barrel rolling into the tyre barrier during round 11 of the Dunlop MSA Formula Ford Championship at Oulton Park. The 19 year-old’s JTR Mygale, however, proved beyond repair, forcing the grandson of the late Sir Jack Brabham to miss Sunday’s final round 12 battle.

Brands Hatch, Kent, UK – Sunday 25 May, 2014

Brands Hatch Crowds Turn Out To Honour Sir Jack

The Brands Hatch Masters Historic Festival crowds turned out in force to join the Brabham family in celebrating the life and outstanding achievements of three-time Formula 1 World Champion, Sir Jack Brabham – legendary driver and engineer – following his sad passing last Monday.

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA – Friday 23 May, 2014

Matthew Brabham Comes Heartbreakingly Close At Indy

Matthew Brabham delivered an outstanding performance to come within 0.005 seconds of pulling off an emotional victory in the Freedom 100 Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires race, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Having lost his grandfather, Sir Jack, earlier in the week, the third generation driver gave it his all in a thrilling finish that is becoming a trend in the Freedom 100.

Banbury, Oxfordshire, UK – Sunday 25 May, 2014

Sir Jack Brabham King Of Monaco 55 Years Ago

The sad passing of Sir Jack Brabham earlier this week was felt at the FIA Formula 1 Grand Prix in Monaco this weekend. The Principality was where ‘Black Jack’ took his first major championship win outside of Australia 55 years ago this month, paving the way to his first of three World Championship titles. Current F1 stars Sebastian Vettel, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen were among the drivers to pay tribute to the legendary driver and engineer.