Babe [Joel Woolf] Barnato

Babe [Joel Woolf] Barnato
Birth and death
1895 - 1948
Profession details
Financier, racing driver
Related place
Alistair Grant

Joel Woolf [Babe] Barnato (1895-1948) financier and racing driver. He achieved three consecutive wins in the 24 Hours race at Le Mans in 1928, 1929 and 1930, and was 'The Bentley Boys' most outstanding driver. W.O. Bentley called Barnato "The best driver we ever had".

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