On this day the 7th April 1968 Jim Clark double Formula 1 world champion died in an non-championship F2 race in Hockenheimring Germany. Clark died when his car left the track and crashed in to some trees. The cause of the crash was never identified but many believe it was deflating rear tyre that caused the crash […]
After tracking down a Graham Hill Autograph, I decided to find a Jim Clark one and come across this one http://www.brandesautographs.com/historical_en/clark-jim-5025122-autograph-signed.html It’s a great picture and clear Autograph but it will cost you €850.00 and has a Guarantee of Authenticity Certificate.
Quick post to mark 2 time world champion Jim Clark’s Birthday – Jim Clark was born on 4th March 1936. Sadly Jim Clark died at the age of 32 on 7th April 1968 in a F2 race in Hockenheim, Germany.
On my hunt for cool Classic F1 art for my new house I came across this excellent picture of Jim Clark giving it some and getting air. It’s not something you see in modern F1 which is a real shame. You can buy this in various sizes at onpole.com – http://www.onpole.com/classic_f1_grand_prix/f1_poster_jim_clark_lotus_1967-c84117p76622.html
Not an F1 race but still it is Jim Clark in a Lotus 25 🙂 If you spot any great classic F1 footage out on the web then contact me and I will put it up.