Brabham


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Brabham

(ˈbræbəm)
n
(Biography) Sir John Arthur, known as Jack. 1926–2014, Australian motor-racing driver: Formula One world champion 1959, 1960, and 1966
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The only car able to keep pace was the Panoz of David Brabham, who briefly took the lead after a fire in Christophe Tinseau's Cadillac Northstar had held up the race for 30 minutes and allowed him to narrow the gap.
Interestingly, another student employee during one of these summers was the current Executive Director of NRA, Robert Brabham.
Laneil "Lanny" Thomason has owned the bowling alley business for 28 years, leasing the building from Larry Brabham, who has owned the building for 47 years.
Marino and his co-drivers, David Brabham and Simon Pagenaud, drove through the night to win the gruelling 1000-mile race and secure the LMP2 title for the Patron Highcroft Racing team.
Former Formula One driver David Brabham, who raced with Mr Leslie, said: "David was a great guy.
Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Mika Hakkinen, Jack Brabham, Juan Manuel Fangio and Alberto Ascari are the seven to have previously achieved the feat.
A 1935 MG R-Type singleseater racecar fetched a similar amount and a former Jack Brabham 1968 BT31 Grand Prix car raised pounds 103,200, with a 1951 Peirce MG F2 single-seater fetching pounds 53,750.
Brabham bagged a brace as Calder United (Dan Rigby, Ross Milton) overcame Inter Brickwall (Michael Murphy, Ryan Muir) 4-2
Moss remains the Gold Cup king, having won it five times, but others to have scooped the prestigious prize include Jack Brabham, John Surtees, Jim Clark and Jackie Icks.
The pieces, one an autographed caricature of actress-turned-politician Glenda Jackson and the other an autographed print of former world champion racing driver Jack Brabham, will raise cash for the Sunshine Fund to buy vital equipment which improves the lives of sick and disabled children in our region.
Some recently retired F1 racers such as Damon Hill, Julian Bailey, Johnny Dumfries and Martin Donnelly will be driving along with Sir Jack and David Brabham.