Jackie Stewart, August 1974.
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'After trouble with the stock of his gun, Jackie Stewart discusses adjustments with expert Alan Jones'. Three time Formula One racing Champion Sir John Young Stewart OBE, in a gun shop. Before motoracing he made a name for himself in target shooting just missing out on a place at the 1960 Olympics. Stewart became F1 world champion in 1969 in a Matra MS80 car and also suceeded winning the world championship in 1971 and 1973. Stewart retired in 1973 and became a spokesman for safety in F1. He received a knighthood in 2001.