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Formula 1 is in deep mourning after the passing away of legend Niki Lauda

The Formula 1 world is in mourning after the death of the legendary Austrian racer Niki Lauda.

“Rest in peace, Niki Lauda”, how to set up the F1 twitter account to the triple world champion, who jogged with the health after a lung transplant by the end of 2018. “You’re forever in our hearts, you’ll forever be part of our history. The motorsportgemeenschap grieves today at the terrible loss of a true legend.”

Ferrari, for which Lauda from 1974 to 1977, in taipei, taiwan, has a “sad day” for the sport. “The great Ferrari family, has with great sadness learned about the death of our friend Niki Lauda, two times (1975 and 1977) with the Scuderia winning the world championships picked up. You will forever be in our hearts and that of the fans.”

Also McLaren, the team with which Lauda in 1984, his third world title captured, in mourning for “our friend, colleague and world champion from 1984. Niki will remain forever in our hearts and recorded in history.”

Nico Rosberg, who in 2016 for Mercedes to world champion crowned, declares that he very much has learned from Lauda, who in recent years have an important role in the German renstal. “Your passion, fighting spirit and patience with the young pilots!!! I and you 100 million big fans in your life also much encouraged to have heavy periods, now think very much to you and your family. May you rest in peace.”

Also Stoffel Vandoorne posted a photo of Lauda, with above it: “Rest in peace, Niki. #Legend.”

“With Niki Lauda loses Austria was one of his most eminent personalities”, the Austrian chancellor, Sebastian Kurz. “The track was his home, and the aviation of his love. Like no other he has several times teruggeknokt in life. He is an example in courage, discipline, and consistency.”

(belga)