E90Post
 


Bimmer Retrofit
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > UK Off-Topic Discussions > R.I.P Henry Surtees. One year on



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-19-2010, 04:39 AM   #1
dxb335d
The Tarmac Terrorist
dxb335d's Avatar
England
381
Rep
29,288
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3 CS
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: ''Fandango Towers''

iTrader: (3)

Garage List
R.I.P Henry Surtees. One year on

Son of F1 world champ Sir John surtees died today a year ago in a freak F2 accident at Brands Hatch.

Henry was only 18 years old. I remember John and Henry from
my karting days. Often had chats with them. A lovely pair of guys. I was ever so sad when he died. His father survived through a time in motorsport when safety wasn't considered and motorsport was very dangerous only to lose his son at such a young age in modern motorsport where safety is a major factor
now.

RIP Henry.
__________________
M3 gone .... But I now have a M3 CS
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2010, 05:38 AM   #2
Captain Chaos
Lieutenant
Captain Chaos's Avatar
United Kingdom
5
Rep
473
Posts

 
Drives: cars n stuff
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: UK

iTrader: (2)

I remember that accident, reminded me a bit of how I felt when Senna went, so much talent just stolen away in a complete 1-in-a-million moment. Everybody spoke really highly of him, he seemed like a really nice guy.

Sorry for you that you knew him and it's personal, Carl.
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2010, 06:41 AM   #3
MOB
Major
MOB's Avatar
England
17
Rep
1,358
Posts

 
Drives: Alpine White 118d M Sport
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Rushden UK

iTrader: (4)

Christ has it been a year already?

RIP
__________________
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:42 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST