Jacky Ickx, a motorsport icon who started with motorcycles
Updated: Nov 29, 2022
With one ZUNDAPP 50cc at ISDT de 1962
Jacky Ickx, SUZUKI 50 cc RM62 official
Jacky Ickx, born in Belgium in 1945, has an eclectic and outstanding career in motorsport: he won the 24 HOURS DE LE MANS six times, won eight Formula 1 races (having finished 25 times on the podium), was champion of the CAN-AM series in 1979 and won the PARIS-DAKAR. However, his early career in motorcycling is less well known: he participated in Trial, Speed and in 1962 he participated (Enduro) in the ISDT (first designation of the current ISDE) in the 50cc class, having won a silver medal.