Washington:Jules Bianchi has died of injuries sustained at last year’s Japanese Grand Prix, his family has confirmed.The Formula One driver, who was 25, had been in a coma since crashing at Suzuka last October.
A statement released by his family said: “Jules fought right to the very end, as he always did, but today his battle came to an end. The pain we feel is immense and indescribable.”
Manor F1 team Tweeted: “We are devastated to lose Jules after such a hard-fought battle. It was a privilege to have him race for our team.”