Charles LeClair said that without the help of Jules Bianchi would not be able to continue racing career after 2011.
In the last two seasons talented monagas became a champion in GP3 and F2, but seven years ago, he was close to hang up the helmet on a nail. The family of LeClair ran out of money, and then came to the aid of Jules Bianchi, whom Charles calls his godfather in Motorsport.
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“At the end of 2011 I had to take a break, as my father, unfortunately, ran out of money for further payment for my performances,’ said LeClair, in an interview with Canal +. – Fortunately, came to the aid of Jules. He turned to his Manager Nicolas Todt, saying that without additional support I will have to end his career.”
Todt Jr., who continues to have a career LeClair, said monacan very quickly convinced him of his abilities.
“Initially I decided to help him due to the fact that he was a friend of Jules, – remembers Nicolas. – I said to him, “Charles, show everyone what you’re capable of, and then we’ll see.” From that day on, he never disappointed me.”
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