Famous Jews known for racing. You wouldn't think Jews would be known for their motorsport skills, but these 15 Jewish athletes are. This list is not just NASCAR but includes all motor sports.
Steve Krisiloff (born July 7, 1946, Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey), is a former driver in the USAC and CART Championship Car series. He raced in the 1969–1979, 1981 and 1983 seasons, with ...more
Chanoch Nissany (Hebrew: חנוך ניסני; born 29 July 1963 in Tel Aviv) is an Israeli auto racing driver now based in Budapest, Hungary.He is a successful businessman, and initially took up motor ...more
Peter Jeffrey Revson (February 27, 1939 – March 22, 1974) was an American race car driver and heir to the Revlon cosmetics fortune. He was a two-time Formula One race winner and had success at ...more
Maurice "Mauri" Rose (May 26, 1906 – January 1, 1981) was an American racecar driver. He started from the pole position driving a Maserati in the 1941 Indianapolis 500, but spark plug ...more
Ricardo Rosset (born 27 July 1968) is a Brazilian racing driver. He participated in 33 Formula One Grands Prix, making his debut at the 1996 Australian Grand Prix. He scored no championship ...more
Ian Scheckter Age: 72
Ian Scheckter (born 22 August 1947 in East London, South Africa) is a former racing driver. He participated in 20 Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on 30 March 1974. He scored ...more
Jody Scheckter Age: 69
Jody David Scheckter (born 29 January 1950) is a South African former motor racing driver. He competed in Formula One from 1972 to 1980, winning the Drivers' Championship in 1979 with Ferrari.
Tomas Scheckter Age: 39
Tomas Scheckter (born 21 September 1980) is a South African former racing driver.
Sheila van Damm
Sheila Van Damm (17 January 1922 – 23 August 1987) was a British woman competitor in motor rallying in the 1950s, and also the former owner of the Windmill Theatre in London. She began her ...more