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Pelle Petterson

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Per "Pelle" Helmer Petterson (born July 21, 1932) is a Swedish car designer and sailor. In the automotive world, he is probably best known for designing Volvo's successful sports car P1800 while he was a student of Pietro Frua.<ref>{{#if: Volvo ger upprättelse åt P1800:s skapare (Volvo provide redress to the P1800's creator)

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Olympic Medals

He won Olympic medals for Starboat racing in 1964 and 1972.<ref>Template:Cite</ref>

Awards

In 2004, he received a prestigious award (KTH's Stora Pris) from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.<ref>Template:Cite</ref>