Jules Bianchi, 25, has died from the injuries sustained in a crash during the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix, his parents report. During the race on October 5th 2014 Bianchi’s Marussia collided with a track-side vehicle at high speed and Bianchi sustained severe brain injuries.
“Jules fought right to the very end, as he always did, but today his battle came to an end.” his father told the press after the death of his son in a hospital in Nice, France.
Bianchi is the first active F1 driver to die since Ayrton Senna lost his life on 1st May 1994.
TJ13 offer their condolences to the Family and the Manor GP team.