Formula 1 driver Maria De Villota found dead at 33 Published: October 11, 2013

Formula 1 reserve racing driver Maria De Villota has been found dead in a hotel room in Seville, Spain, reports BBC Sport.

A police spokeswoman said: "We are assuming it was a natural death, but we cannot confirm anything."

Spaniard De Villota, 33, lost her right eye in a crash last July while testing for the Marussia team.

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