Ian Burgess

Ian Burgess, 1959. Copyright Richard Jenkins. Used with permission.

Ian Burgess, 1959. Copyright Richard Jenkins. Used with permission.

Born:

06 Jul 1930
London

Ian Burgess, 24th November 2010. Copyright David McKinney, 2010. Used with permission.

Ian Burgess, 24th November 2010. Copyright David McKinney, 2010. Used with permission.

Died:

19 May 2012
Harrow, Middlesex

Nationality:

Great Britain

Grands Prix:

16 (1958-1963)

An engineer, Ian was jailed for 10 years for alleged drug dealing. Later lived a quiet life in Middlesex, and in recent years was in poor health. Formerly lived in a number of different European locations. Despite illness and increased fraility, he still tried to keep links with the sport and his old racing friends.

Biography last updated 19 May 2012