Antonio Ascari

Antonio Ascari

Sorgà, Provincia di Verona, Veneto, Italy
Death 26 Jul 1925 (aged 36)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Memorial ID 10379342 · View Source
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Auto Racing Champion. A former car salesman, he began racing professionally in 1919, always driving Alfa Romeos. He won the Italian Grand Prix in 1924 and the European Grand Prix in 1925. Ascari was killed in a crash while competing in the French Grand Prix in July 1925. His son was auto racing legend Alberto Ascari, and the two are buried together.

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  • Added: 26 Jan 2005
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