Sten Lundin

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Sten Lundin
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Sten Lundin (1956)
Nationality Sweden Swedish
Born 20 November 1931 (1931-11-20) (age 84)
Motocross career
Years active 1950s - 1960s
Teams Monark, Lito
Championships 500cc- 1959, 1961
Wins 24

Sten Lundin (born 20 November 1931) is a Swedish former professional motocross racer.[1][2] He won the F.I.M. 500cc Motocross World Championship in 1959 riding a Monark.[3] In the 1960 world championship, he finished in second place, two points behind Bill Nilsson.[4] In 1961 he recaptured the 500cc world championship riding a Monark which had been re-badged as a Lito.[1][2][5] He dropped to third place in the world championship in 1962, finished second to Rolf Tibblin in the 1963 world championship and, third in the 1964 world championship.[6][7][8][9] Lundin was also a member of the victorious Swedish team at the 1955 Motocross des Nations.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "THE THREE MOST IMPORTANT MOTOCROSS BIKES EVER MADE". motocrossactionmag.com. Retrieved 2015-12-16. 
  2. ^ a b "1960 Monark/Lito". mxworksbike.com. Retrieved 2015-12-16. 
  3. ^ "1959 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 23 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "1960 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 28 December 2015. 
  5. ^ "1961 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 28 December 2015. 
  6. ^ "1962 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 23 January 2016. 
  7. ^ "1963 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 23 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "1964 500cc motocross world championship results". memotocross.fr. Retrieved 23 January 2016. 
  9. ^ Sten Lundin career profile

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