Wolfgang “Taffy” Von Trips was a German F1 driver who raced in the Formula 1 World Championship between 1956 and 1961. He won 2 Grand Prix and claimed 1 pole position during his career but, as he stood on the brink of winning the drivers championship in 1961, he was tragically killed in a horrific crash at the Italian Grand Prix, which also claimed the lives of 15 spectators.
Wolfgang Von Trips' F1 Wins
|Win Number||Grand Prix||Circuit||Date||Round||No.||Team||Chassis||Tyre||Grid||Winning Margin||Race Time||Speed||Distance|
|1||1961 Dutch Grand Prix||Zandvoort||22 May 1961||2/8||3||Ferrari||156||Dunlop||2||0.900||2:01:52.100||154.826||314.475|
|2||1961 British Grand Prix||Aintree Racecourse||15 July 1961||5/8||4||Ferrari||156||Dunlop||4||46.000||2:40:53.600||135.033||362.100|