Former WWII aviation mechanic, F2 driver, and F1 team owner Ken Tyrrell was born on this date in 1924. Tyrrell won the constructors championship in 1971 with Jackie Stewart and Françcois Cevert, and Stewart won his 2nd and 3rd driver’s championship in a Tyrrell in 1971 and 1973. Ken Tyrrell also brought us some of the more interesting designs to take the grid.

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