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Franta Stastny

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 34, Frantisek Stastny is a works test-rider and comes from Prague, Czechoslovakia. He has only ridden in the T.T. once before this year - in 1957 when he finished 12th in the Lightweight (250). Last year he won both 250 and 350 c.c. classes of the Czechoslovakian Grand Prix and was second in the 350 c.c. class of both the French and Italian Grands Prix. He won the 350 class of the recent German Grand Prix. (TT Special, 16 June 1961, p.16.)

Nationality: Czech

Competed in

1969 Lightweight TT82:32:25.2089.13Jawa
1969 Junior TTRJawa
1966 Senior TT62:24:36.0093.94Jawa
1966 Lightweight TT42:31:09.0089.87Jawa
1966 Junior TT92:28:51.4091.26Jawa
1965 Lightweight TT52:30:22.2090.34Jawa
1965 Junior TTRJawa
1964 Junior TTRJawa
1963 Senior TTRJawa
1963 Junior TT32:31:20.6089.76Jawa
1962 Junior TT32:23:23.4094.74Jawa
1961 Junior TT52:25:50.2093.15Jawa
1957 Lightweight TT121:36:02.6067.4Jawa


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