Marc Theis dies from testing at N?rburgring

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Marc Theis 1984-2002 Marc Theis of Kirchhundem, a 17 year old German student competing in the 2002 Formula König Championship for Kern Motorsport, has died during a testing accident at the Nürburgring on the 6th May. He slid into a gravel...

Marc Theis 1984-2002

Marc Theis of Kirchhundem, a 17 year old German student competing in the 2002 Formula König Championship for Kern Motorsport, has died during a testing accident at the Nürburgring on the 6th May. He slid into a gravel trap, whereupon his car rolled and hit the armco head-on - he died on impact.

Career Highlights:
1992 Started Karting.
1993 WAKC Bambini-Championship
1994 WAKC Bambini-Championship
1995 WAKC Bambini-Championship. WAKC ICA 100 Juniors.
1996 WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1997 WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1998 WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1999 WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
2000 WAKC ICA 100 Seniors. Test drove an ADAC BMW Formel Junior
2001 Started formula racing with Team Kern Motorsport, coming 11th in the Formel König championship
2002 Formel König with Team Kern Motorsport . Was 3rd in the championship.

- Darren Galpin

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