Jacky Ickx is a Belgian ex-F1 driver who raced in the Formula 1 World Championship between 1967 and 1979. He won 8 Grands Prix and claimed 13 pole positions during this time. In 1969 and 1970 he finished runner-up in the Drivers World Championship. By winning the 1968 French Grand Prix, he became the first Belgian racing driver to win a Formula One Grand Prix. He is also famous for winning the Le Mans 24 Hours race 6 times.