Three-Time Formula One World Champion Niki Lauda, dies at the age of 70: Well, you all should know that the Legendary Formula One Driver Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70. The official reports are coming that his family said in a statement which was released to Austrian media early Tuesday. Reports are coming that the statement has come and it was like, “With deep sadness, we announce that our beloved Niki has peacefully passed away with his family on Monday”.
Some of you might already know that Lauda’s death comes eight months after he underwent a lung transplant. It is under investigations that what causes his death but reports are kept on coming a lot relatable about it. Also, the statement has added, “His unique achievements as an athlete and entrepreneur is and will remain unforgettable, his tireless zest for action, his straightforwardness and his courage remain”.
Also, you might hear, “A role model and a benchmark for all of us, he was a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather away from the public, and he will be missed.” You all should know that the Lauda won the Formula One drivers’ world championship three times, in 1975 and 1977 for Ferrari and in 1984 with McLaren. We think that his sudden death is really shocking.
Even, his former team tweeted, “All at McLaren are deeply saddened to learn that our friend, colleague and 1984 Formula 1 World Champion, Niki Lauda, has passed away. Niki will forever be in our hearts and enshrined in our history. #RIPNiki.” You all should know that the Lauda had been non-executive chairman at Mercedes F1 since 2012.
If we talk about his career then we can say that Lauda has suffered horrific injuries on August 1, 1976. The injuries took place due to his vehicle burst into flames on the Nurburgring in Germany. Overall, the reports are coming that he has suffered severe burns on his face and hands. Overall, that toxic fume has damaged his lungs. We are really in shock because of the incident.