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Surtees

1. John. born 1934, British racing motorcyclist and motor-racing driver. He was motorcycling world champion (1956, 1958--60) and world champion motor-racing driver (1964), the only man to have been world champion in both sports
2. Robert Smith. 1803--64, British journalist and novelist, who satirized the sporting life of the English gentry in such works as Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities (1838)
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Drivers like Daniel Ricciardo have previously won the Henry Surtees Trophy, so it's incredible to have our names alongside people like him.
It was founded by motor sport legend John Surtees following the tragic death of his son Henry, who was just 18 when he was killed while competing in a Formula 2 race at Brands Hatch in 2009.
From his Teesside base Surtees travelled the world as a GB coach, and was highly thought of not just by the many fine athletes who recognised his talent but also by numerous youngsters who sought his advice.
A council spokesman said: "It has been decided, by mutual agreement that Martin Surtees, assistant director education will leave the council on November 30.
Scott was born in August 1771; Surtees in May 1805.
Clark's engine then seized before Bandini gave way to allow Surtees to clinch the championship.
Surtees, the only driver to win world titles on two and four wheels, said: "I have no doubt about Lewis Hamilton's driving ability, but I didn't like what I saw and heard from Monaco.
We might also assume that Surtees mocks us yet again, and that the truth of his profession resides somewhere between his comic depreciation of the work and the grandeur of its design, for more than any other work of Surtees, Handley Cross; or Mr.
After taking seven motorcycle Road Racing World Championships, Surtees became the first man to win world crowns on two and four wheels when he secured the 1964 title with Ferrari.
Toni Palmer, chair of the board of directors of Surtees Boats, says the product has taken off due to its high quality finish, which boaties just fall in love with.
Surtees was seen dealing "inappropriately" with packages and stolen items were later found in his bag and more were found after searches of his car and home, Leeds crown court heard.
Junkie John Surtees threatened Jean Hoodless, 65, with a blade in her flat but a court was told she replied: "If you think you're getting anything, you've got another thing coming.