The French racing driver Patrick Tambay was a driver, commentator and politician who died at the age of 73. Patrick’s fans are shocked to hear about the sudden demise of their favourite star. As soon as the death news came out social media is filled with rest-in-peace messages. Many people are paying tribute to the soul through their social accounts including-
Ferrari’s Statement reads-“We are all truly saddened by the news of the passing of Patrick Tambay,” read a Ferrari statement.”He was one of the true stars of the 80s, winning two races with the Scuderia and contributing to winning the manufacturers’ titles in 1982 and 1983.”
Esteban Ocon, Alpine’s French driver statement reads-“An icon of French motorsport has left us. My thoughts go out to his family, friends and loved ones.”
French Sports journalist Alexander Delperier said- “You are gone, my dear friend. So many memories. What a passion for F1 shared on (television channel) RMC Sport. I mourn the marvellous man that you were.”
Patrick as a Ferrari hero will be remembered by all of us. We mourn and pray for the divine soul. May god give strength to his family to overcome their sorrows.
Death Reason Revealed
Patrick’s sudden demise has shocked his loved ones. Nobody is expecting that he would die suddenly. Everybody is speculating about what and when happened. We are thus providing you with the cause of his death. As per the information collected from Mediatopics Patrick die due to Parkinson’s disease. On 4th December, his family members revealed that Patrick has been suffering from the disease for a long time.
Who Is Formula F1 Ferrari Driver Patrick Tambay?
Patrick Tambay born on June 25, 1949, is a French driver best known as a Ferrari hero who made his debut in 1977 when he competed in just one Grand Prix, The French Grand Prix, for the Surtees team. Tambay in his entire career started in 114 Grand Prix races and collected 103 points. In his career span stretching from 1977 to 1986, Patrick won two Grand Prix. Tambay also worked as a commentator on French Television after retiring from his racing career. He then became a politician and served as a deputy mayor of Le Canne, a suburb near Cannes.
Net Worth of Patrick Tambay
Patrick for his family has left behind a pretty good worth. His income is majorly brought down by his career as a racing driver. Patrick’s net worth for the current year is estimated to be $ 5 million.