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Kurt Adolff

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, permission to use supplied to Gergely Gabris, 2009.

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, permission to use supplied to Gergely Gabris, 2009.

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, supplied by Gergely Gabris. 2010. Used with permission.

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, supplied by Gergely Gabris. 2010. Used with permission.

Born:

05 Nov 1921
Stuttgart

Died:

24 Jan 2012
Kreuth

Nationality:

Germany

Grands Prix:

1 (1953)

Passed away after a spell of ill-health. Retired early from driving, due to his business interests (he ran a textile company, being the scion of the family business), however he still watched the sport and kept links historically. A WW2 paratrooper, he also competed in bobsleigh, was a fine hunter and also worked as a consul to Chile.

Biography last updated 16 Mar 2013