Jackie Stewart

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Jackie Stewart OBE

Stewart, Jackie

(John Young Stewart), 1939–, Scottish automobile race driver. He began racing in 1961 and by 1973 had won 27 world championship Grand Prix victories. A dominant force in the sport, he won three world formula one championships before retiring in late 1973.


See his autobiography, Faster (1972).

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SIR JACKIE STEWART believes Formula One drivers are taking too many risks and has warned another serious accident could be imminent.
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SIR JACKIE STEWART urged Lewis Hamilton to ignore his critics and carry on partying his way into the F1 history books.
Ian Callum joins motorsport legends Sir Jackie Stewart and Jim Clark as the first inductees.
That is the case with F1 ace Jackie Stewart, world champion in 1969, 1971 and 1973, but arguably whose most important achievement was to pioneer the campaign to make the sport one which racers could compete in without having the spectre of death literally around every corner.