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The good, the bad, the ugly: Sir Jackie Stewart

A triple World Champ, Sir Jackie Stewart acknowledges his stand on driver safety didn't make him the most loved champ, however his ability on the track definitely made him one of the most successful. In his nine years racing in Formula 1, Stewart won 27 grands prix, took 43 podiums from 99 starts and achieved three Drivers' Championship titles. He went out on top, winning the title in his final season in Formula 1, but never took the start grid in what would have been his very last grand prix. Stewart's team-mate, Francois Cevert, was killed in a qualifying crash at Watkins Glen, cementing Stewart's position as an advocate for improved safety in Formula 1 racing. Good: 1968 German GP...
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