BirthdayFebruary 11, 1934

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John Surtees

    Full name: John Surtees
    Also known as: John Surtees, Surtees, John
    Professions: British racing driver
    Nationality: British
    Work: Can-Am Champion

  2. John Surtees Known for

    Grand Prix: The Killer Years (2011), The Fast Lady (1962), 1 (2013), The Racing Scene (1969)

  3. John Surtees Biography

    John Surtees, OBE (born 11 February 1934, Tatsfield, Surrey) is a British former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and Formula One driver from England. He was a four-time 500cc motorcycle World Champion – winning that title in 1956, 1958, 1959 and 1960 – the Formula One World Champion in 1964, and remains the only person to have won World Championships on both two and four wheels. He founded the Surtees Racing Organisation team that competed as a constructor in Formula One, Formula 2 and Formula 5000 from 1970 to 1978. He is also the ambassador of the Racing Steps Foundation.

  4. John Surtees Family

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