Three-time world champion Sir Jack Brabham dies

Three-time world champion Sir Jack Brabham dies

The first and only man to win the Formula 1 world title in a car bearing his own name has passed away at the age of 88

Sir Jack Brabham, the only man to win the Formula 1 World Championship in a car bearing his own name, has died at the age of 88. He passed away on Monday morning at his home in Gold Coast, Australia.

John Arthur Brabham – known as Jack – was born in Hurstville, just outside of Sydney, Australia, on 2 April 1926.

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