Profiles, Jacky Ickx
September 19, 2016


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In more than 25 years of racing on the world’s biggest stage, Ickx became the greatest driver Belgian fans had ever known. Between 1968 and 1972, when his equipment was just as good as his often-underappreciated talent, he beat some of the best drivers of his era in open-wheel racing’s top tier: Formula One.
Twice a runner-up in the F1 championship standings and an eight-time race winner, Ickx established himself as a legitimate threat to the Jackie Stewarts and Emerson Fittipaldis of the world, even if he never won a title.

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