Historic Overview Wilfried Peffgen

Rider

Overall Rank2201
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

Vuelta a España - stages 1968 (1)

Seasons

Wilfried Peffgen - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1965 Rüberg - Caltex 3 713
2. 1966 Rüberg - Continental 224 190
3. 1967 Rüberg - Campagnolo 206 194
4. 1968 Salvarani 412 104
5. 1969 Salvarani 332 151
6. 1970 GBC 73 325
7. 1971 G.B.C. - Zimba 8 518
8. 1972 Rokado 509 100
9. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 94 257
10. 1974 Rokado 1 584
11. 1975 Rokado 0 548
12. 1976 Kaufhof 10 447
13. 1977 Peugeot 6 451
14. 1978 Peugeot 1 587
15. 1979 Peugeot 0 629
16. 1980 Peugeot 0 633
17. 1981 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 5 544
18. 1982 Peugeot 1 639
19. 1983 Peugeot 0 681
Overall: 1885 2201