Jackie Stewart

  • Roman Polanski's documentary on racing comes to limelight after 40 years 20-11-2013 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: 'Weekend of a Champion,' a documentary about British Formula One driver Jackie Stewart, went unnoticed for about 40 years until the London film lab where it was stored was closing and asked its producer, Roman Polanski, what to do with it. The Polish-French filmmaker, 80, had all but...
  • Sir Stewart backs Vettel to win fourth straight F1 title 21-08-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Three-time Formula 1 world champion Sir Jackie Stewart feels Sebastian Vettel remains the favourite to win his fourth consecutive drivers' title with Red Bull despite Mercedes making rapid progress in the 2013 season. Championship leader Vettel scored 172 points in the first 10 races of the season, leaving...
  • Skipping 2014 Indian GP will hurt country's image: Jackie Stewart 08-08-2013 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: The three-time world champion Sir Jackie Stewart feels the scrapping of 2014 Indian Grand Prix to enable the Formula One organisers to tweak the calendar - will hurt the country's image in the motorsports world. Stewart, whose connection with India dates back to his forays into the car...
  • Vettel surpasses Jackie Stewart's record with Bahrain win 22-04-2013 02:24 PM

    Sakhir: The three-time formula one world champion Sebastian Vettel claimed an impressive victory for Red Bull at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday that saw him go past the legendary Jackie Stewart into the sixth position on the all-time list of Grand Prix wins. It was Vettel's second win in...
  • Stewart advises Hamilton to stay at McLaren 09-09-2012 12:14 PM

    Monza, Italy: Triple Formula One world champion Jackie Stewart advised Lewis Hamilton on Saturday to stay at McLaren and "the devil you know" rather than risk a move to Mercedes for next season. The retired champion, who became a successful team owner and businessman after hanging up his helmet in...