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Jackie Stewart and Jochen Rindt

Jochen Rindt - Formula 1's only posthumous World Champion. Rindt was killed during the qualifying of the Gran Premio d'Italia 1970 at Monza, Italy.

Jochen Rindt - the only posthumous Formula 1 World Champion.

1968 Indianapolis 500 : Jochen Rindt, Brabham BT25 #35, Brabham Racing Organisation, Practice. (ph: © IMS)

Karl Jochen Rindt | Who represented Austria during his career. He is the only driver to posthumously win the Formula One World Drivers' Championship. In 1970 he was killed in practice for the Italian Grand Prix, but had secured the points to win. Born 18.04.1942, Mainz, Germany ~ Died 5.09.1970, Monza, Italy.