::Jim Clark


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James Clark, Jr OBE (4 March 1936 – 7 April 1968), known as Jim Clark, was a British Formula One racing driver from Scotland, who won two World Championships, in 1963 and 1965.

Clark was a versatile driver who competed in sports cars, touring cars and in the Indianapolis 500, which he won in 1965. He was particularly associated with the Lotus marque.

He was killed in a Formula Two motor racing accident in Hockenheim, Germany in 1968. At the time of his death, he had won more Grand Prix races (25) and achieved more Grand Prix pole positions (33) than any other driver. In 2009, The Times placed Clark at the top of a list of the greatest-ever Formula One drivers.<ref>Times Online, 27 March 2009: The 50 greatest Formula One drivers: Nos 10-1 Archived 7 May 2009 at the Wayback Machine</ref>

Jim Clark sections
Intro  Early years  Clark and Lotus  Remarkable performances  Death  Legacy  Racing record  Awards  References  External links  

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