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Former Formula One world champion John Surtees has died at the age of 83.

The accident happened in the second of the day’s F2 races.

. He was just in the wrong place at the wrong time. "His death highlights the dangers that we face.

Jul 19, 2009 · July 19, 2009 5:15 pm.

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. A unique soul with a great personality has an amazing sense of humor, diligent and caring.

Jul 20, 2009 · The son of motorsport legend John Surtees has been killed in a "freak" accident during a Formula Two (F2) race at Brands Hatch in Kent.

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The wheel broke its tether and bounced back across the track into the following group of cars and collided with Surtees' helmet. .

A statement on the Henry Surtees Foundation Facebook page (h/t Luke Smith of NBC Sports) confirmed the legend, who also. Jul 20, 2009 · The son of motorsport legend John Surtees has been killed in a "freak" accident during a Formula Two (F2) race at Brands Hatch in Kent.

The world of motor racing is mourning the death of Henry Surtees, the son of 1964 Formula One world champion John Surtees, following an accident in a Formula Two race at Brands Hatch on Sunday.
The world of motor racing is mourning the death of Henry Surtees, the son of 1964 Formula One world champion John Surtees, following an accident in a Formula Two race at Brands Hatch on Sunday.
"His death highlights the dangers that we face.

Born in Durham in 1819, Surtees was the son of Robert Surtees and Elizabeth Cookson.

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. Jul 19, 2009 · The Internet knows everything, and reading Henry Surtees' entry in Wikipedia I was amazed to discover that he was in fact John's son. .

The Surtees family are considering setting up a foundation in Henry's name and asked for donations at his funeral to go to the brain injury charity Headway. "His death highlights the dangers that we face. . When John Surtees was winning world titles on two and four wheels in the 1950s and 1960s, fatal accidents were accepted as an almost inevitable by. He was 18 years old. .

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Surtees, 18, died from a head injury on 19 July, after a.

Jan 29, 2023 · The death of Formula 2 driver Henry Surtees in 2009 devastated fans and inspired change within motorsport and Formula 1.

The accident happened in the second of the day’s F2 races.

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Surtees graduated to F2 this season from Formula Renault and had taken his.