Historic Overview Wilfried Peffgen

Rider

Overall Rank2312
NameWilfried PEFFGEN
Country
  Germany
Date of birth01-Oct-1942 - Köln (Nordrhein Westfalen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Wilfried Peffgen

Wilfried Peffgen (born 1 October 1942) is a retired German cyclist who was active between 1959 and 1983. He won a medal at every UCI Motor-paced World Championships between 1976 and 1982, including three gold medals in 1976, 1978 and 1980. He also won eight European titles in 1971, 1973 and 1976–1981.

As a road cyclist he competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in the individual road race and finished in sixth place. Next year he turned professional. During his career he took part in 188 six-day races, winning 16 of them and finishing 41 times in second and 29 in third place. He competed four times in Tour de France with Rudi Altig, in 1967, 1969, 1972 and 1973. He won the German National Road Race in 1972.

After retirement he ran a bicycle shop in his native Cologne and until 2009 served as director of the six-day race of Dortmund.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Grosser Preis des Kantons Aargau - Gippingen 1966
Vuelta a España - stages 1968 (1)
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Seasons

Wilfried Peffgen - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1965 Rüberg - Caltex 3 718
2. 1966 Rüberg - Continental 214 201
3. 1967 Rüberg - Campagnolo 200 211
4. 1968 Salvarani 409 98
5. 1969 Salvarani 309 154
6. 1970 G.B.C. - Zimba 68 333
7. 1971 G.B.C. - Zimba 7 519
8. 1972 Rokado 473 102
9. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 87 281
10. 1974 Rokado 1 586
11. 1975 Rokado 0 550
12. 1976 Kaufhof 9 450
13. 1977 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 6 458
14. 1978 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 1 591
15. 1979 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 0 631
16. 1980 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 0 637
17. 1981 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 5 545
18. 1982 Peugeot - Shell - Michelin 1 641
19. 1983 Peugeot - Shell - Michelin 0 684
Overall: 1793 2312