Vic Elford Dies at 86, Cause of Death

Vic Elford was an English driver of sports cars, rally cars, and Formula One cars. On 7 July 1968, he debuted in the World Championship F1 Grand Prix.

He scored eight championship points during his career. He was The two-time Le Man’s class winner.

Vic Elford: Cause of Death

86-year-old racing legend Vic Elford succumbed to cancer after a lengthy battle with the disease. Elford was best known for his sports cars as well as his success as a rally driver.

Elford lived in South Florida for a number of years after retiring. At the time of his death, he was suffering from cancer. He died on the 13th of March 2022 at the age of 86.

Vic Elford’s Age, Family, and Early Life

Vic Elford was born on June 10, 1935, in Peckham, London, England. His full name is Victor Henry Elford. He was 86 years old at the time of his death. However,  we do not have any information regarding his parents and siblings as nothing has been heard from them regarding g this situation due to which their identities have not been relieved as a result we do not have information regarding his parents as nothing has been revealed about them in public.

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Due to the fact that we do not know the names of his father or mother, as well as his siblings, we cannot provide any more specific information regarding his early years. Thus, we can’t give you any detailed information about his life.

We will update anything relevant to him as we discover more about him and his life.

Vic Elford’s Career, What was his profession?

Elford began his career as a co-driver in a Triumph TR3A with David Seigle-Morris. In a works Porsche 911, Elford won the European rally championship. He won the 1968 Rally Monte Carlo in a Porsche 911, among other successes. He also won the Targa Florio with veteran Umberto Maglioli in a historic come-from-behind victory after a tire problem cost him 18 minutes on the opening lap.

Elford then competed in his first Formula One event, the French Grand Prix, and finished fourth. Louis Chiron is the only driver to win both famous events in Monte Carlo. In a Porsche 917K, he won the 1971 12 Hours of Sebring, as well as multiple 1000km Nürburgring events.

Targa Florio, Nürburgring, Daytona, Sebring, Norisring, Monza, Buenos Aires, Road Atlanta, Laguna Seca, Riverside, and Le Mans were among Elford’s lap records. He won the first-ever Rallycross event on February 4, 1967, at Lydden Circuit. He won the 84 Hour “Marathon de la Route” race at the Nürburgring later that year, on the full 28 km long combined versions that had been rarely used since the 1930s.

Elford raced for Ford, Triumph, Lancia, Alfa-Romeo, Ferrari, Chaparral, Shadow, Cooper, Lola, Chevron, and Subaru in addition to Porsche for five years. In F1 and CanAm, he drove McLaren, while in TransAm, he drove Chevrolet.

Elford earned the 2015 Phil Hill Award from the Road Racing Drivers Club on January 25, 2015.

Which school and college did he go to?

Our current knowledge of his educational background is lacking as nothing about him has been made public. We will update this section when we have more precise information regarding his educational background

Vic Elford’s Net worth, How much does he earn?

It is not known how much money he is worth. He has never spoken to a media outlet about his net worth when he was alive as a result nothing about his net worth revealed anything on the web.

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Vic Elford’s Wife, What about his relationship?

He is a married man and Mary Elford is the wife of Victor Henry Elford.

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Is he available on any social media platforms?

We do not have precise information about his social media status. When we receive more detailed information surrounding his social media handles, we will update this section.

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