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Best of The Cahier Archive: Jackie Stewart

Submitted by on April 26, 2011

Stewart_1971_EnglandThis is the latest in our series of  photo specials showcasing the stunning images from the Cahier Archive. The collection, by photographers Bernard Cahier and his son Paul-Henri are part of a massive collection of 400 000 originals of which 17 000+ pictures are currently available on their website.

Today’s feature gallery contains images of  the Flying Scot, Jackie Stewart.

Stewart_1973_BrazilSir Jackie Stewart competed in Formula 1 between 1965 and 1973, winning three World Drivers’ Championships and 27 races from 99 starts.  He also competed in Can-Am and was a huge advocate for improving  safety in the sport. He also had a successful career as a TV commentator in the USA and has been a loyal ambassador for the Ford brand. Between 1997 and 1999, in partnership with his son, Paul, he was team principal of the Stewart Grand Prix Formula One team, which managed to win the European Grand Prix in 1999.

Stewart_1971_Holland“He has not only emerged as a great driver, but one of the greatest figures of motor racing.”

Images: TheCahierArchive©

Stewart-Tyrrell_1972_FranceBuy prints of these photographs from just $49

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