Bruce McLarenMcLaren Racing Limited is a British motor racing team, under the Marque of the Mclaren Group, based at the McLaren... There's more... was a New Zealand racing car designer, driverOK, so we all know what the driver is, right. I've always liked the description that F1 drivers are like... There's more..., engineerRace Engineers are a team of experts who manage all aspects of the race and communicate with the driver when... There's more..., and inventor.
He founded the McLaren team which went on to be one of the most successful in Formula OneFormula One is the pinnacle of open wheel, single seater car racing and arguably the highest level of any motorsport... There's more... championship history, racking up 8 Constructors Titles and 12 Drivers’ Championships.
Bruce died in an accident on June 2nd, 1970, while testing out a new McLaren M8D design on England’s Goodwood CircuitA circuit is a racetrack for car racing. There's more.... The rear bodywork detached from the vehicle at a high speed, sending the car into a marshal station killing him instantly. He was 32 at the time.