DER ERSTE DER WIKINGER

THE FIRST OF THE VIKINGS

 

Bengt-Ronnie Peterson

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born: 14th February 1944 in Örebro/Sweden

died: 11th September 1978 in Milano/Italy

Grand Prix driven: 123

First Grand Prix: Monaco 1970 in a Crabbe March Ford 701 (7th)

Last Grand Prix: Italy 1978 in a Lotus Ford 78 (Retired: Accident)

Teams: Crabbe March (1970), March (1971 & 1972; 1976), Lotus (1973 - 1976; 1978), Tyrrell (1977)

Grand Prix Wins: 10

First Grand Prix Win: France 1973 at Paul Ricard/Le Castellet in a Lotus Ford 72

Last Grand Prix Win: Austria 1978 at the Österreichring/Zeltweg in a Lotus Ford 79

Pole Positions: 14

Fastest Laps: 9

Total Points: 206

Vice Champion 1971 & 1978

Formula 2 European Champion 1971

 

Literature

Alan Henry

Ronnie Peterson - The Story of a Search of Perfection

Haynes Publishing Group

Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, England 1975

ISBN 0 85429 175 X

 

Fredrik af Petersens

The Viking Drivers

Ronnie Peterson and Gunnar Nilsson

William Kimber & Co. Limited

London 1979

ISBN 0 7183 0366

 

 

Ronnie Peterson: Dokumente / Documents

 

 

graphics by project * 2000

 

 

İ 2001 by researchracing

 

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