The FIA World Touring Car Championship joins the FIA and FIA Institute in extending their sincere condolences to the Watkins family on the sad news of the death of FIA Institute Honorary President Professor Sid Watkins.
Eurosport Events Managing Director Olivier Fisch commented: “Professor Watkins will be greatly missed by all motorsport
insiders and fans. Throughout his life he worked to improve safety for drivers, officials and spectators all around the world. His strenuous and consistent commitment resulted in a significant reduction of risks in all motorsport series.”