GPDC Congratulates Piero Ferrari

This week marks an important occasion in motor racing history, the seventieth anniversary of Ferrari. As a majority of the members of the Grand Prix Drivers Club past and present drove a Ferrari of some kind on at least one occasion it was appropriate that Club President Howden Ganley should send congratulations to our Honorary…

Claude’s Early Days

The Grand Prix Drivers Club has always embraced a number of honorary members who, though not grand prix drivers, have been deeply involved in grand prix racing. For example the late Enzo Ferrari was an early honorary member and last year his son Piero Ferrari was made an honorary member. All of those members have…

John at the wheel of a his Ferrari 158-63 grand prix car

John Surtees ( CBE. OBE. MBE.) 11 February 1934 – 10 March 2017

 John Surtees, 1964 World Formula 1 Champion, died on Friday, March 10, in St Georges Hospital in London. He had gone into hospital for treatment on a respiratory condition a few weeks ago and his wife Jane and daughters were with him when he died. Our members remember John : Sir Jackie Stewart: “John Surtees…