Pedro Rodriguez

Pedro Rodriguez, 1965, Mosport. Copyright Ron Kielbiski, 2009. Used with permission.

Pedro Rodriguez, 1965, Mosport. Copyright Ron Kielbiski, 2009. Used with permission.

Born:

18 Jan 1940
Mexico City

Died:

11 Jul 1971
Norisring Circuit, Germany

Nationality:

Mexico

Grands Prix:

55 (1963-1971)

F2 starts:

5 (1967-1968)

Indy 500s:

0 (1963-1967)

Fine driver killed in a sportscar crash, whilst at the peak of his career. Elder brother of Ricardo, Pedro, a very religious man, was a true great of wet-weather racing. Loved racing with a passion, and had particularly strong success in sportscars.

Biography last updated 11 Nov 2012