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#1 jal43

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Posted 31 October 2006 - 15:51

Hi

There are pilots who have win Bike races and championships in the world of two wheels. After proved fortune in the world of four wheels where some of them obtained big successes and others not so much.

Let's do a list of them.


John Surtees World Champion of motorcycle in 1956, 58, 59 and 60 I pilot the lota T70, Ferrari F1
Mike Hailwood WChampion 1962,63,64,65,66,67
drove in Surtees / McLaren F1
Wayne Gadner Wch. 1987 drove BMW M3 DTM, Toyota in JGTC

Others?....

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#2 2F-001

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Posted 31 October 2006 - 15:57

Joan - I'm unclear on the criteria for success you have (or have not) stipulated here, but others who have competed in both, with some success in at least one, would include:
Johnny Cecotto
Giacomo Agostini
Eric Offenstadt
Bill Ivy

(I suspect we've discussed this before, though, in another thread.)

#3 philippe7

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Posted 31 October 2006 - 16:38

Yes indeed
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