Anthoine Hubert: Respects paid at F2 driver’s funeral in France
Even the motorsport community paid its worth to Anthoine Hubert in the Frenchman’s funeral.
Buddies and rushing colleagues, such as Pierre Gasly, Charles Leclerc, Esteban Ocon, and George Russell, combined the family and friends of Hubert in the ceremony from Chartres, France to recall that the 22-year-old.
Hubert was murdered on August 31 in an F2 accident in Spa-Francorchamps.
A portrait of Hubert was exhibited outside the palace in which the funeral was held. Walkers’ crash helmets were laid out on chairs inside as a mark of respect.
Hubert, the winner of this GP3 championship last year, was a member of Renault’s motorist academy, and also the Enstone staff posted a heartfelt tribute to him social networking, describing him as a“great“ man.
The Formula 2 championship tweeted:“Now, we recalled the shining light of a few of our greatest stars, Anthoine Hubert, with the remaining part of the motorsport community. Our thoughts have been with those nearest to himas his life has been celebrated today at Chartres Cathedral.“
FIA president Jean Todt and world winner were among those in attendance.