Vale: Ron Simard

It is with sadness that Matt Hall Racing informs that team technician Ron Simard has passed away following a plane crash in Panama City on Wednesday December 20, 2017.

The incident is reported to have taken place at Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport at 1:24pm local time. Aeronáutica Panamá said that the crash took place during take off.

Investigators are still looking into the cause of the crash.

Matt Hall Racing have extended their support to Ron’s wife at this difficult time.