Race, Modern
SEP 02nd 2019

Goodwood Road & Racing

Four talking points from the Belgian GP

Twenty-one-year-old Charles Leclerc scored his maiden Formula 1 victory in convincing style at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday, but there was only one young man on everyone’s mind at Spa-Francorchamps. The death of 22-year-old Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert in a crash on Saturday afternoon shattered the world of motor racing and reminded us all – in the most heartbreaking fashion imaginable – that while safety is vastly improved in the modern era, this remains a mortally dangerous sport.

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