11 Jun 2014

Motorsport pays respects to Sir Jack Brabham

6:40 pm on 11 June 2014

Hundreds of people including Australian motorsport champions have gathered for the state funeral of Sir Jack Brabham on the Gold Coast.

The ex-Formula One world champion Alan Jones and former V8 Supercars champion James Courtney are among the mourners attending the ceremony in Southport.

Brabham, a three-time Formula One world champion, died at his Gold Coast home last month.

He was 88.