Name: Maurice Trintignant
Nickname: Le Petoulet
DOB: Oct 30 1917
Place Of Birth: Ste Cecile-les-Vignes
Most Races For: Cooper - 25
- Trintignant’s vintage wine is named ‘Le Petoulet’, after his nickname in the F1 fraternity.
- In 1956, he drove the Bugatti Type 251 in France, the last one to represent this marque.
"Racing is life. Anything that happens before or after is just waiting."
Most successful drivers to have raced with Maurice Trintignant