How Colin McRae Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Colin McRae reached the too young age of 39 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Race Car Driver.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former Scottish rally driver who won the World Rally Championship in 1995.

He had two children, Hollie and Johnny, with his wife Alison.

How did Colin McRae die?

Colin McRae's death was caused by Helicopter Crash.

Information about the death of Colin McRae
Cause of deathHelicopter Crash
Age of death39 years
ProfessionRace Car Driver
BirthdayAugust 5, 1968
Death dateSeptember 15, 2007
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

If you’re too methodical, too fearful, you’re not going to win. But the clever thing is to make the calculation correctly about where and when to go over the top. You’ve got to know when to push it and when to come back.

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I’ll watch a bit of Formula One, and motorcycle racing. I’ve always had an interest in all motorsports, and I still ride bikes.

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I played football at school – but it was something you had to do up in Lanarkshire. But my first love was always motorcycles, and at the age of 11 I went into the Scottish schoolboy motocross trials.

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At the end of the day, I got involved in all this because I enjoy driving cars and driving them as fast as possible. If I was going to be remembered for anything, I would like it to be for that.

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People often ask me if I can justify the amount I earn, and I say I get paid that much because someone thinks it is worth their while to pay me that much, and if I they didn’t they’d soon stop. That said, no one’s more surprised at the money thing than me.

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