Anthoine Hubert: Respects paid at F2 driver’s funeral in France

The motorsport community paid its respects to Anthoine Hubert at the Frenchman’s funeral on Tuesday.

Long-time friends and racing colleagues, including Charles Leclerc, Pierre Gasly, Esteban Ocon, and George Russell, joined Hubert’s family and friends at the ceremony in Chartres, France to remember the 22-year-old.

Hubert was killed in an F2 accident at Spa-Francorchamps on August 31.

A portrait of Hubert was displayed outside the cathedral where the funeral was held. Drivers’ crash helmets were also laid out on chairs inside as a mark of respect.

Hubert, the winner of the GP3 championship last year, was a member of Renault’s driver academy, and the Enstone team posted a heartfelt tribute to him on social media, describing him as a “great” man.

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