Killed in the warm up of a round of the European Formula 2 Championship at Zandvoort driving a Tiga F280 BMW.
Hans-Georg drove in the 1979 German Formula 3 championship. Finished as runner up in the series. racing In 1980 he drove in European Formula 2 and the Procar series. At le Mans he drove the famous BASF sponsored Team GS Sport BMW M1 with and to 15th.
Sadly on the 20 July 1980 while driving a Tiga F280 BMW in the Dutch Round of the European F2 Championship at Zandvoort, he had an accident during the warm up. His car left the road and went into the catch fencing. A wooden stake that held the fencing pierced his helmet and he died two days later from his injuries.