Vale John "Grandpa" Blanchard Snr
Cooldrive Auto Parts founder John Blanchard Snr has passed away peacefully this morning, aged 87.
The Blanchard family have been involved in Formula Ford in Australia for decades and many of our members and racers have fond memories of John Blanchard Snr. Those who would like to send a message to the family or share some memories can do so at this link.
You can also find the official communication from Cooldrive Auto Parts here.