Mauro Bianchi: "I find in Charles the temperament of Jules"

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Brother of Lucien and grandfather of Jules, Mauro Bianchi saw his passion for the automobile to snatch two relatives. And yet, at age 81, the one who tied his career as a pilot to that of his brother in the 60s did not turn his back on the car. Still active, he even confided a few words this week in an interview with the Republican Lorrain.

<p class = "canvas-atom-canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""Normally, I should be retired"he admits at the time of giving news of him. "But passion did not let me go. I do not drive anymore but I continue to be in the car business. I have a small engineering company. I work on automotive technology, I make suspensions. ""data-reactid =" 12 ">"Normally, I should be retired"he admits at the time of giving news of him. "But passion did not let me go. I do not drive anymore but I continue to be in the car business. I have a small engineering company. I work on automotive technology, I make suspensions. "

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In 2014, the Japanese Grand Prix forced the Bianchi family to a new tragedy. Promised to the best future in Formula 1, and probably a Ferrari bucket, Jules Bianchi saw his life switch into the terrible accident that we know. Died a few months later, in July 2015, he left a void and a sense of unfairness inevitable.

<p class = "canvas-atom-canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "His grandfather can not hide the pain huge, which has been his, and yet, the Formula 1 Grand Prix continues to be a part of his life. "It was my great passion being a young man"he recalls. "Losing my grandson has been a dreadful drama, but passion has overcome all that, I keep looking, I can not forget all that, cut myself completely.""data-reactid =" 16 "> Her grandfather can not hide the immense pain that was his, yet the Formula 1 Grand Prix continues to be a part of his life. "It was my great passion being a young man"he recalls. "Losing my grandson has been a dreadful drama, but passion has overcome all that, I keep looking, I can not forget all that, cut myself completely."

A few years after the tragedy, life goes on and the wheel of F1 turns even faster. She will see, next year, a certain Charles Leclerc join the Scuderia Ferrari to replace Kimi Räikkönen. The irony is that the young Monegasque had for godfather Jules Bianchi. The loop will be completed.

<p class = "canvas-atom-canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""For me, it's kind of a little revenge for Jules"Mauro Bianchi breathes. "Jules was programmed to be right in the tub that will occupy Charles Leclerc, that I know well, it's a friend.I saw Charles, he was four years old, he came on the circuit of my son in Brignoles. I saw him start at a very young age, with Jules who was interested in him, I saw him grow up, and then it's amazing, but I have the impression of finding, in Charles, the temperament of Jules. I look forward to seeing him next year and I predict he will surprise more than one! ""data-reactid =" 18 ">"For me, it's kind of a little revenge for Jules"Mauro Bianchi breathes. "Jules was programmed to be right in the tub that will occupy Charles Leclerc, that I know well, it's a friend.I saw Charles, he was four years old, he came on the circuit of my son in Brignoles. I saw him start at a very young age, with Jules who was interested in him, I saw him grow up, and then it's amazing, but I have the impression of finding, in Charles, the temperament of Jules. I look forward to seeing him next year and I predict he will surprise more than one! "

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