Gerhard Thurow

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Gerhard Thurow
Nationality Germany German
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Active years 1969 - 1970, 1972 - 1975
First race 1969 50cc West German Grand Prix
Last race 1975 50cc Yugoslavian Grand Prix
First win 1974 50cc Belgian Grand Prix
Last win 1974 50cc Belgian Grand Prix
Team(s) Kreidler
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
12 1 4 2 0 131

Gerhard Thurow (2 November 1934 – 11 April 1976 Tilburg) was a former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from Germany. His best years were in 1974 and 1975 when he finished the both seasons in fourth place in the 50cc world championship.[1] On 11 April 1976, Thurow died in a crash during a race in Tilburg.[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gerhard Thurow career statistics at MotoGP.com
  2. ^ "11-04-1976 Internationale Olof-races Hilvarenbeek" (in Dutch). http://www.jumpingjack.nl. Retrieved 26 October 2011. 
  3. ^ Glon, Vincent. "Internationale Olof Wegraces (Hilvarenbeek, Pays-Bas) ou "TILBURG"" (in French). Racingmemo. Retrieved 26 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "Gerhard THUROW" (in German). motorsportstatistik.com. Retrieved 26 October 2011.