Cees van Dongen

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Cees van Dongen
Monaco a d Maas Cees van Dongen.jpg
van Dongen at the Bavaria City Races in 2005.
Nationality Dutch
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Active years 1964, 1966 - 1979, 1981
First race 1964 50cc Dutch TT
Last race 1981 50cc Dutch TT
First win 1969 125cc Spanish Grand Prix
Last win 1969 125cc Spanish Grand Prix
Team(s) Kreidler
Championships 0
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
48 1 5 N/A N/A 219

Cees van Dongen (1932 – 23 December 2011) was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from the Netherlands.

Van Dongen was born in Rotterdam. His best season was in 1969 when he won the 125cc Spanish Grand Prix and finished the season in third place behind Dave Simmonds and Dieter Braun.[1]