Young Driver AMR: Note of thanks on the death of Simonsen

Team Young Driver AMR wishes to thank everyone their support and condolences on the loss of Allan Simonsen who died tragically at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

We would like to thank you all from the bottom of our hearts.

Thank you for the countless condolences and very warm messages of support that Team Young Driver AMR have received as a result of the tragic accident during the 24 Hours of Le Mans race on 22 June 2013 where we lost our brilliant and much-loved driver Allan Simonsen.

We have been overwhelmed that so many people from both Denmark and abroad have contacted us to express their profound respect for Allan Simonsen and their deepest sympathy to his family – a respect and sympathy that we fully share with you.

Allan Simonsen, with Christoffer Nygaard, Kristian Poulsen
Allan Simonsen, with Christoffer Nygaard, Kristian Poulsen

Photo by: Alexander Trienitz

We would like to draw your attention to the Memorial Fund that has been set up in Allan Simonsen’s memory. Money donated the Fund will go in full to Allan’s girlfriend Carina Lundbye Hansen and their one-year-old daughter Mie-Mai Lundbye Simonsen.

Anyone wishing to honour Allan Simonsen’s memory and donate money to his surviving family is welcome to send a donation to the Memorial Fund. An account with Jyske Bank A/S has been set up for this purpose.

Recipient and account details are:

Allan Simonsens Mindefond (The Allan Simonsen Memorial Fund)
c/o Dansk Automobil Sports Union
Idrættens Hus, Brøndby Stadion 20
DK-2605 Brøndby

Jyske Bank
København Erhverv
Vesterbrogade 9
DK-1557 Copenhagen V
Account no. 5078 1117416. IBAN number: DK1350780001117416. Swift (BIC address) is JYBADKKK.

Allan Simonsen will always be in our hearts.
Team Young Driver AMR

Young Driver AMR

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Series Le Mans , Supercars , Endurance , European Le Mans , Asian Le Mans
Drivers Allan Simonsen , Kristian Poulsen , Christoffer Nygaard
Article type Obituary
Tags aston martin, crash, death, la sarthe, le mans, simonsen, young driver amr