Sir John Young "Jackie" Stewart, better known as Jackie, and nicknamed The Flying Scot, is a Scottish former racing driver. He competed in Formula One between 1965 and 1973, winning three World Drivers' Championships.
Jim Clark on Murray Walkers F1 Greats
He was the dominant driver of his era, winning two World Championships, in
1963 and 1965. At the time of his death, he had won more Grand Prix races
(25) and achieved more Grand Prix pole positions (33) than any other
driver. He also competed in the Indianapolis 500 five times, and won it
once, in 1965.
Niki Lauda on Murray Walkers F1 Greats
Niki Lauda presents many images to race fans the world over.He is The Man
Who Came Back From The Dead, following his astonishing recovery from the
fiery accident in the German Grand Prix of 1976 that so nearly killed him.
He is a triple World Champion. The man who advised Ferrari in his
retirement. The man who quit racing to start his own airline, and came back
to win again.
Lauda is all of these men, and more.
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Sir Stirling Moss OBE is arguably the greatest all-round racing driver of
all time and a true icon of the motor racing world.His early career was
meteoric, with works drives for both Jaguar and HWM. 1955 was a seminal
year; he was signed by Mercedes-Benz to partner the legendary World
Champion Juan Manuel Fangio. That year saw Stirling shadow the great
Argentine in most Grands Prix, beating him to win the British GP at
Aintree. Famously in that same year, he also won the incredible Mille
Miglia, at an average speed of 97.9mph over the 1,000 miles raced, the
Targa Florio and the Tourist Trophy at Goodwood.
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Showed after the 1993 French Grand Prix.
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#41 of The Flying Lap: Sir Jackie Stewart
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In this special episode we talk to Sir Jackie Stewart, three-times World
Champion and the winner of 27 Grands Prix for BRM and Tyrrell. A tireless
campaigner for safety and charitable causes throughout his racing career,
and in the years that followed his retirement in 1973, Sir Jackie is today
acclaimed globally as one of the most significant figures in the history of
our sport. In the aftermath of the shocking accident in Las Vegas that
cost the life of Dan Wheldon, he talks about lessons that can be learned in
all disciplines of the sport - and about the F1 politics over the years
that, astonishingly, have led to Sir Jackie never being asked to take a
formal role (in the area of safety) within the sport. Despite that
omission, there is no doubt that no single individual has done more for the
safety of drivers, pit crew and spectators. We talk about his favourite
cars, his most "harmonious" races, his own mental approach to racing, about
the current F1 stars, about Red Bull Racing - a team he originated in
Milton Keynes - and about the searching question he asked of Ayrton Senna
early in 1990, now made famous by the "Senna" movie . Candid and open, Sir
Jackie also talks about his battle with dyslexia and his spiritual beliefs.