Name: Jody Scheckter
DOB: Jan 29 1950
Place Of Birth: East London
Nationality: South African
Most Races For: Tyrrell - 45
No. Of Races: 111
- In 1973, Scheckter raced under the number zero for McLaren. The only driver to have done this other than Damon Hill.
- Scheckter was the last driver to win a championship for Ferrari before Schumacher, who won it 21 years later.
- Scheckter is the founder of FATS Inc, a firearms training simulator providing company.
“Micheal Schumacher deserved the Drivers’ Championship. To be honest, I did not want to keep my record as the last Ferrari world champion; it's never done me any good!"
Most successful drivers to have raced with Jody Scheckter