Race Car Driver

Didier Pironi – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The race car driver Didier Pironi passed away at age 35, this age of death has to be considered too young. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Didier Pironi and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

He competed in 72 Formula One races during a career that was highlighted by winning the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans.

He studied engineering as a youth, and became serious about racing after attending the Paul Ricard driving school.

He competed in Formula One for four years, winning his first race in 1980 at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Just weeks after his death in a boating accident, his girlfriend, Catherine Goux, gave birth to his twin sons.

He was personally recruited to the Ferrari racing team by Enzo Ferrari.

How did Didier Pironi die?

Information about the death of Didier Pironi
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death35 years
ProfessionRace Car Driver
Death dateAugust 23, 1987
Place of deathIsle of Wight, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A