Jackie Stewart On Safety

By Winding Road Staff

February 08, 2017

One of our favorite things about racing are the friends we've made in the paddock. We have no interest in seeing them injured or killed, and our team spends every day working with drivers to improve their safety. The interest in racing safety wasn't always so strong or widespread or technically sound. Here we tip our hats to Sir Jackie Stewart, who was at the forefront of changing the attitude and infrastructure of racing for the benefit of us all.

Fatal accidents were a tragic feature of F1 in the 1960s and 70s and Jackie Stewart lost many friends and colleagues