Tom Belsø

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Tom Belsø
Born(1942-08-27)27 August 1942
Søborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died11 January 2020(2020-01-11) (aged 77)
Formula One World Championship career
NationalityDenmark Danish
Active years1973 - 1974
TeamsFrank Williams Racing Cars
Entries5 (2 starts)
Career points0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
First entry1973 Swedish Grand Prix
Last entry1974 British Grand Prix

Tom Belsø (27 August 1942 – 11 January 2020) was a motor racing driver. He was thought to be as the first Formula One driver from Denmark. Belsø qualified a Formula One Iso-Marlboro for the Frank Williams Racing Cars team at the 1973 Swedish Grand Prix.

On 11 January 2020 Belsø died from stomach cancer; he was 77 years old.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Pye, Marcus (13 January 2019). "Obituary: Denmark's first F1 driver Tom Belso 1942-2020". Autosport. Retrieved 13 January 2019.