Spa, 1951 Écurie Francorchamps leading team members: Jacques Swaters, Charles de Tornado and André Pilette.
Spa, 1951 Écurie Francorchamps leading team founders with Talbot-Lago: Jacques Swaters, Charles de Tornado, André Pilette et Roger Laurent.
July 25, 1953 - Charles de Tornaco and Wagner race the Ferrari 212 Export in the 24 Hour Francorchamps.
1952 Belgian Playboy and Racer Charles de Tornado. Here in a Ferrari F1. He would sadly be killed in a similar car at Monza in 1954, at age 26... He took part in 3 GP in 152 failing to qualify for one and with a best result of 7th at his first race at Spa.
Charles De Tornaco at his first F1 race at Spa 1952 finishing 7th.
Charles De Tornaco filling up his F1 car with fuel while puffing on a ciggy. Safety 1959's style...
Charles De Tornaco at the Dutch GP 1952 in his private Ferrari. This would be his second and last GP start. Retired/engine.
Charles De Tornaco at the 1952 Belgian GP finishing 7th.
Charles De Tornaco in his Ferrari at the Belgian GP 1953. He only went out in practice for a short time in the car and did not race.
1953 GP Niemiec (Jacques Swaters) Ferrari 500
1953 GP Szwajcarii (Bremgarten) Ferrari 500 (Jacques Swaters)
1954 GP Szwajcarii (Jacques Swaters) Ferrari 500/625
#2 Jacques Swaters (B) - Ferrari 500 (Ferrari 4) engine (14) Ecurie Francorchamps
1953 GP Niemiec (Nurburgring) Ferrari 500 (Jacques Swaters)
1953 Jacques Swaters, Ferrari 500
24 Heures du Mans 1959 (1er de la catégorie Grand Tourisme et 3ème au général) L’Ecurie Francorchamps et 1321/GT apres un ravitaillement : Jacques Swaters préoccupé, “Beurlys” pret a prendre le relais...