The original purveyor of life in the fast lane. Literally.
Fast cars, fast women, lots of booze and a car sponsored by Malboro so a constant fag hanging out of his mouth. With his eccentric charm and blonde good looks, he lived the rock and roll lifestyle rather than than that of sportsman. Even if it was the 70's.
JAMES HUNT was a brilliant F1 racing car driver who first won the Formula One World Championship in 1976. He died at the early age of 45 from a heart attack, the day after he got engaged to his girlfriend.
The years of partying seemingly caught up with him.