How Did Colin McRae Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Colin McRae death

The race car driver Colin McRae passed away at age 39, way too young.

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?

Helicopter Crash caused Colin McRae's death in 2007.

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


Racing through the Kalahari was fantastic and Nairobi is one of my favourite places. In the northern climate, Sweden in February on snow and ice is spectacular.

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My dad insisted I got a trade. He had a plumbing business. So you are looking at a qualified heating engineer.

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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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There’s one part of the forest in Wales, it’s like a natural bowl, and when we drove into it last time, it was getting dark. And as you came over the hill you could see fireworks being set off, the whole place was lit up and you could see this huge crowd all jumping up and down and cheering.

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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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