Monday, 19 September 2005 19:38
Stuart Lewis-Evans (born 1930, Luton, Bedfordshire - died 1958, East Grinstead, Sussex) was a Formula One driver from England. He participated in 14 grands prix, debuting on May 19, 1957. He achieved 2 podiums, and scored a total of 16 championship points. He also secured 2 pole positions.
Lewis-Evans died in hospital of burn injuries six days after crashing heavily at the dusty Ain-Diab circuit, where his Vanwall engine seized and sent him lurching into barriers at high speed, igniting his car in flames.
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