Con Toparis Death, Obituary – Karting Australia is saddened to hear of the passing of Con Toparis and extends their deepest condolences to his family and friends. On Saturday, February 18, Con lost his life as a result of an accident that took place on a road in his hometown of Goulburn when he was cycling there.
The accident took place on a road. Con Toparis is the father of Costa Toparis, who was just named as a driver for the Carlin squad in the GB3 Championship in England. Costa Toparis won the 2022 Australian KA2 Championship and is the son of Con Toparis. Con Toparis’s biological father is also named Con.
On behalf of the whole karting community, Karting Australia would like to offer its most sincere sympathies to the Toparis family and to all of their close friends. The news that Con had passed away came as a devastating blow to us when we found out about it.
It was a pleasure to welcome the Toparis family as a member of the Team Australia contingent at the 2022 FIA Motorsport Games. It was easy to see Con’s enthusiasm and passion for the sport, particularly his son Costa’s endeavors in the world of motorsport, and it was a pleasure to see Con’s son Costa succeed in the world of motorsport.
During this difficult time, the Toparis family, their friends, and everyone involved in the world of motorsport are in our thoughts and prayers. Our hearts go out to everyone in the Toparis family, but especially to Costa. Please accept our sincerest condolences. It is not possible to convey the idea via language.
We are devastated to inform you, as fellow members of the Karting community and the karting family at large, that one of our own has passed away. Costa, a driver who possesses extraordinary talent and is tremendously competitive, carries on Con’s tradition in many ways. During this challenging time, we want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers, and that we are here to love and support you. Please know that we are thinking of you and praying for you.