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Who Was Niki Lauda And What Was His Death Cause? Hesketh Racing F1 Racer Biography

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One of the legendary sports car enthusiasts named Andreas Nikolaus Lauda is getting remembered even after three years of his death. One of the finest Formula One drivers earned global fame with hard work and dedication. Along with being a splendid racer, he was also an aviation entrepreneur. He made the entire world crazy with her magnificent performance in all the races. Many motor car enthusiasts recognized him as one of the most successful races of all time. As he is the only racer in the history of Formula one racing who achieved the winning title for both the successful constructor including Ferrari and McLaren. Get more information on Niki Lauda and his cause of death.

Who Was Niki Lauda And What Was His Death Cause? Hesketh Racing F1 Racer Biography

He started his career in the middle of 1975 when he emerged in his first F1 race and won the title of the championship battle the following year. He lost the championship contest in that year against James Hunt but later he emerged as the victor for the second championship in his final season along with Ferrari. He gained many achievements throughout his career amassed an immense fan following.

Who Was Niki Lauda?

Amidst 1976 the racer met with a jeopardized accident that shocked everyone during the Germann Grand Prix at the Nürburgring. The accident was so horrific that his Ferrari 312T2 was set ablaze and he was quite close to his death due to inhaling the poisonous fumes. But the accident caused some critical injuries to the racer and also become the cause of long term health issues. He died on 20th May 2019 at the age of 70.

He died of severe nephrology problems. He even underwent two kidney transplants in 1997 and in 2005. In 2019 he shifted to Vienna for treatment where doctors informed him that he was suffering from a grim lung illness. Later, on 20th May 2022 Niki return to the almighty, he was home in his last time and took his last breath surrounded by his loved ones. He was sleeping at the time he passed. The information had later released on Social Media and almost all the media channels cover the unpleasant news.

The entire racing industry had mourned his death and paid a heartfelt tribute to the legendary racer. In addition to this, the second wife of Niki Lauda was quite popular as she donated one of her kidneys during one of her kidney transplants. Brigit who was 26 years old at the time donated her kidney to save her life partner. Niki shows his gratitude toward her wife and said she gave him a second chance to live his life with his children. Stay tuned with Social Telecast for more information and the latest updates.