‘Bye Niki’: Austria says farewell to F1 icon Niki Lauda

//‘Bye Niki’: Austria says farewell to F1 icon Niki Lauda

‘Bye Niki’: Austria says farewell to F1 icon Niki Lauda

Thousands of people thronged a Vienna cathedral on Wednesday to mourn Formula One legend and Austrian national hero Niki Lauda at a ceremony to be attended by a host of F1 stars including world champion Lewis Hamilton.Lauda’s casket arrived at St Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna’s historic centre accompanied by a police motorcade and was carried inside by pallbearers followed by his family as bells rang out as thousands gathered in pouring rain outside.The three-time FI world champion, who came…

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