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British National Races 1959


Round Date Race State Practiced Started Classified
1 14.3.1959 Goodwood GB      
2 22.3.1959 Snetterton GB      
3 30.3.1959 Mallory Park [GT1.6] GB      
4 30.3.1959 Mallory Park [S+1.2] GB      
5 30.3.1959 National Brands Hatch [S1.5] GB      
6 30.3.1959 National Brands Hatch [GT] GB      
7 25.4.1959 Martini Trophy Brands Hatch GB      
8 25.4.1959 Charterhall [GT1.6] GB      
9 25.4.1959 Charterhall [S+2.0] GB      
10 9.5.1959 Silverstone GB      
11 9.5.1959 Snetterton [S3.0+S+3.0] GB      
12 9.5.1959 Snetterton [GT2.0] GB      
13 9.5.1959 Snetterton [GT1.3+GT2.0] GB      
14 18.5.1959 Whitsun Trophy Goodwood GB      
15 25.5.1959 Mallory Park [S+1.1] GB      
16 25.5.1959 Mallory Park [S1.1] GB      
17 30.5.1959 Rufforth [Sports] GB      
18 30.5.1959 Rufforth [GT] GB      
19 28.6.1959 Mallory Park [S1.2] GB      
20 28.6.1959 Mallory Park [S+1.2] GB      
21 11.7.1959 Goodwood Members GB      
22 2.8.1959 Mallory Park [S+1.2] GB      
23 2.8.1959 Mallory Park [S1.2] GB      
24 2.8.1959 Snetterton [Sports] GB      
25 2.8.1959 Mallory Park [GT1.6] GB      
26 3.8.1959 National Brands Hatch [GT1.6] GB      
27 3.8.1959 National Brands Hatch [GT+1.6] GB      
28 22.8.1959 Crystal Palace [S1.1] GB      
29 13.9.1959 Mallory Park [S+1.2] GB      
30 13.9.1959 Mallory Park [S1.2] GB      
31 13.9.1959 Mallory Park [GT1.6] GB      
32 26.9.1959 Oulton Park [Closed] GB      
33 26.9.1959 Oulton Park [GT1.6] GB      
34 27.9.1959 Charterhall [S+1.5] GB      
35 27.9.1959 Charterhall [GT] GB      
36 27.9.1959 Charterhall [S1.3] GB      
37 3.10.1959 Silverstone GB      
38 4.10.1959 Charterhall [Handicap] GB      
39 4.10.1959 Charterhall [S1.3] GB      
40 4.10.1959 Charterhall [GT] GB      
41 4.10.1959 Charterhall [S+1.5] GB      
42 4.10.1959 National Brands Hatch [Production] GB      
43 4.10.1959 National Brands Hatch [S1.1] GB      
44 10.10.1959 3 h Autosport GB      
45 26.12.1959 National Brands Hatch [Production] GB      
46 26.12.1959 National Brands Hatch [Sports] GB      

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British National Races Round: 1

Goodwood

Members Meeting, Goodwood Date: 14.3.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
Did not start:
- A. G. Milne HWM Jaguar 106 Stub axle

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British National Races Round: 2

Snetterton

Snetterton Date: 22.3.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ron Flockhart (GB) Lister - Jaguar Ecurie Ecosse 8
2. - John Bekaert (GB) Lister - Jaguar
Other starters:
- John Ewer (GB) Lister - Chevrolet
- Brightman Lister - Chevrolet BHL125

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British National Races Round: 3

Mallory Park [GT1.6]

Mallory Park Date: 30.3.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 4

Mallory Park [S+1.2]

Mallory Park Date: 30.3.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers

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British National Races Round: 5

National Brands Hatch [S1.5]

Brands Hatch (Easter Trophy, Sports 1500), Brands Hatch Date: 30.3.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: Winner's average speed:

Fastest lap:Dizzy AddicottNo. 50Lotus Seven Ford1:11,2100,906 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 54 Ian Walker (GB) Willment - Climax J. Willment S1.5
2. 50 Dizzy Addicott (GB) Lotus Seven Ford Dizzy Addicott S1.5
3. 44 Ian Raby (GB) Cooper T39 Sewell & King S1.5
4. 46 John Brown (GB) Elva - Climax Elva Racing Team S1.5
5. 37 Murdoch Lotus Eleven R. A. Murdoch S1.5
6. 38 Tom Threlfall (GB) Lotus Eleven Tom Threlfall S1.5
Other starters:
36 Neil McNab (GB) Lotus Eleven N. McNab S1.5
41 M. G. Wills (GB) Lotus Eleven M. G. Wills S1.5
42 Len Gibbs (GB) Lotus Eleven Len Gibbs S1.5
47 Russell Ham (USA) Elva - Climax Russell Ham S1.5
52 P. A. Coleman (GB) Elva - Ford P. A. Coleman S1.5
53 Arthur Mallock (GB) Austin - Ford Mercury Stable S1.5
Did not qualify:
39 Marcus Niven (GB) Lotus Eleven Marcus Niven S1.5
48 Chris Threlfall (GB) Tojeiro - Climax Chris Threlfall S1.5

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British National Races Round: 6

National Brands Hatch [GT]

Brands Hatch (Grand Touring), Brands Hatch Date: 30.3.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 104,817 km/h

Fastest lap:Jack SearsNo. 56Austin-Healey 100-61:7,4106,587 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 56 Jack Sears (GB) Austin-Healey 100-6 Jack Sears 10 0:11:25,400 1. GT+1.6
2. 60 Chris Lawrence (GB) Morgan Plus 4 Chris Lawrence 10 0:11:28,000 2. GT+1.6
3. 62 Dick Gibson (GB) Jaguar XK140 Dick Gibson 10 0:11:43,600 3. GT+1.6
4. 64 Richard Shepherd-Barron (GB) Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV Richard Shepherd-Baron 10 0:11:52,800 1. GT1.6
68 W. Southam (GB) MGA W. Southam 10 0:11:54,000 2. GT1.6
71 Geoff Williamson (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Geoff Williamson 10 0:12:04,000 3. GT1.6

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British National Races Round: 7

Martini Trophy Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch (Martini Trophy), Brands Hatch Date: 25.4.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: Winner's average speed:

Fastest lap:Gerry AshmoreNo. Jaguar D type?103,818 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - John Bekaert (GB) Lister - Jaguar 15
2. - John Dalton (GB) Aston Martin DB3S 15
3. - Gerry Ashmore (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 510 15
4. - Peter Sargent (GB) Jaguar C type
5. - Gordon Lee (GB) Jaguar C type XKC 011
6. - Mike Bond (GB) Aston Martin DB3S
- Bill Wilks (GB) Aston Martin DB2
- John Rodgers (GB) Jaguar D type

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British National Races Round: 8

Charterhall [GT1.6]

Charterhall Date: 25.4.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
2. - Jim Clark (GB) Porsche 356 1600S

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British National Races Round: 9

Charterhall [S+2.0]

Charterhall Date: 25.4.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers

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British National Races Round: 10

Silverstone

Maidstone and Mid-Kent Sportscar Race, Silverstone Date: 9.5.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - John Bekaert (GB) Lister - Jaguar 15
2. - Peter Mould (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL120 15
3. - Peter Sargent (GB) Jaguar C type 15
4. - K. M. Francis (GB) Lotus - Climax 15

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British National Races Round: 11

Snetterton [S3.0+S+3.0]

Stanley Sears Trophy, Snetterton Date: 9.5.1959


Fastest lap:Jim RussellNo. Cooper - Climax1:41,2145,645 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Russell (GB) Cooper - Climax
2. - John Bekaert (GB) Lister - Jaguar
3. - Brian Naylor (GB) JBW Ferrari
4. - Bill Moss (GB) Lister - Jaguar
- Mike Bond (GB) Aston Martin DB3S
- Gerry Ashmore (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 510

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British National Races Round: 12

Snetterton [GT2.0]

Stanley Sears Trophy, Snetterton Date: 9.5.1959


Fastest lap:Peter WoozleyNo. Mercedes-Benz 300 SL1:58132,561 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Gawaine Baillie (GB) Chevrolet Corvette
2. - Peter Woozley (GB) Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
3. - Dick Protheroe (GB) Jaguar XK120
4. - Russ Taylor (GB) Jaguar XK120
Other starters:
- xxx Austin-Healey 1.

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British National Races Round: 13

Snetterton [GT1.3+GT2.0]

Stanley Sears Trophy, Snetterton Date: 9.5.1959


Fastest lap:Peter LumsdenNo. Lotus?131,756 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - C. Mitchell (GB) A.C. Ace Bristol 8
2. - John Whitmore (GB) Lotus Elite 8
3. - Sid Hurrell (GB) Triumph TR3 8
- P. G. Graham (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite
- Richard Shepherd-Barron (GB) Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV
- B. McKee (GB) Triumph TR3
Other starters:
- Peter Lumsden (GB) Lotus

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British National Races Round: 14

Whitsun Trophy Goodwood

Whitsun Trophy, Goodwood Date: 18.5.1959


Fastest lap:Ron FlockhartNo. Tojeiro - Jaguar?145,146 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ron Flockhart (GB) Tojeiro - Jaguar Ecurie Ecosse 21 0:34:10,000 1.
2. - John Bekaert (GB) Lister - Jaguar 21
3. - Peter Blond (GB) Lister - Jaguar Ecurie Ecosse 21
4. - Graham Whitehead (GB) Aston Martin DBR1 21
5. - Maurice Charles (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 502 21
6. - Gerry Ashmore (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 510 21
7. - Bill de Selincourt (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax 20 1. S2.0
- Waters Lotus Eleven Climax 19
- George Morgan (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax 19
- Ron Brightman (GB) Lister - Corvette BHL125
- Jean Bloxam (GB) Aston Martin DB3S
- Mike Salmon (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 504
- John Coundley (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 515
- David Chamberlain (GB) Cooper T38 Jaguar CJ-2-55 HOT 95
- Bill Bowman (GB) Cooper Monaco T49 CM/3/59
- Stuart Young (GB) Parson Maserati
- Dick Utley (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax
- Jones Lister - Jaguar
Did not finish:
- Mike Anthony (GB) Lister - Chevrolet BHL130 1 DNF
- Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers DNF

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British National Races Round: 15

Mallory Park [S+1.1]

Mallory Park Date: 25.5.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Graham Hill (GB) Lotus 15 Climax Team Lotus

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British National Races Round: 16

Mallory Park [S1.1]

Mallory Park Date: 25.5.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Graham Hill (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax Team Lotus

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British National Races Round: 17

Rufforth [Sports]

BRSCC Meeting, Rufforth Date: 30.5.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers
2. - Louis Bramley (GB) Lotus - Climax
3. - Colin Murray (GB) JBW Maserati

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British National Races Round: 18

Rufforth [GT]

Daily Mirror Trophy, Rufforth Date: 30.5.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jimmy Blumer (GB) Austin-Healey
2. - Tony Lanfranchi (GB) Austin-Healey
3. - E. J. Mitchell (GB) A.C. - Bristol
4. - Julian Sutton (GB) Austin-Healey

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British National Races Round: 19

Mallory Park [S1.2]

BRSCC Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 28.6.1959


Fastest lap:Peter ArundellNo. Lotus Eleven Climax?132,159 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Arundell (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax 20
2. - Mike McKee (GB) Elva - Climax 20
3. - Graham Hill (GB) Lotus - Climax 20
4. - Ian Raby (GB) Cooper - Climax 20

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British National Races Round: 20

Mallory Park [S+1.2]

BRSCC Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 28.6.1959


Fastest lap:Graham HillNo. Lotus 15 Climax?119,236 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Graham Hill (GB) Lotus 15 Climax 20
2. - Peter Mould (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL120 20
3. - White Lotus Eleven Climax 20
4. - Roy Salvadori (GB) Cooper Monaco T49 Maserati John Coombs 20

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British National Races Round: 21

Goodwood Members

B.A.R.C. Meeting, Goodwood Date: 11.7.1959


Fastest lap:Peter ArundellNo. Lotus - Climax?136,858 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Arundell (GB) Lotus - Climax
2. - Godfrey Lambert (GB) Lotus - Climax
3. - Tony Maggs (ZA) Lotus - Climax
Other starters:
- A. G. Milne HWM Jaguar 106

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British National Races Round: 22

Mallory Park [S+1.2]

NSCC Race Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 2.8.1959


Fastest lap:Tom DicksonNo. Lotus 15 Climax?141,686 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Tom Dickson (GB) Lotus 15 Climax 20 1. S+1.2
2. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers 20 2. S+1.2
3. - Douglas Graham (GB) Lotus - Climax 20
- Colin Murray (GB) JBW Maserati

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British National Races Round: 23

Mallory Park [S1.2]

NSCC Race Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 2.8.1959


Fastest lap:Peter GammonNo. Lola Mk.1 Climax?140,173 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Gammon (GB) Lola Mk.1 Climax BY3? 20
2. - J. Cedric Brierley (GB) Elva - Climax 20
3. - Peter Arundell (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax 20

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British National Races Round: 24

Snetterton [Sports]

Vanwall Trophy Meeting, Snetterton Date: 2.8.1959


Fastest lap:David PiperNo. Lotus 15 Climax?145,918 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - David Piper (GB) Lotus 15 Climax
2. - Bill Moss (GB) Lister - Jaguar
3. - Gerry Ashmore (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 510
- Peter Mould (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL120 1. S3.0
- Mike Salmon (GB) Jaguar D type XKD 504
- Bill Lacey (GB) JBW Ferrari

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British National Races Round: 25

Mallory Park [GT1.6]

NSCC Race Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 2.8.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
2. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 26

National Brands Hatch [GT1.6]

National Open (Autosport GT up to 1600 cc), Brands Hatch Date: 3.8.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: 41,907 km Winner's average speed: 106,732 km/h

Fastest lap:John WhitmoreNo. 93Lotus Elite1:4,6111,206 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 93 John Whitmore (GB) Lotus Elite John Whitmore 21 0:23:29,000 1. GT1.3
2. 95 Peter Tomei (GB) Elva Courier Peter Tomei 21 0:24:04,000 1. GT1.6
3. 97 Alan Foster (GB) MGA Twin Cam R. W. Jacobs 21 0:24:07,800 2. GT1.6
4. 98 Roy Bloxam (GB) MGA Twin Cam R. W. Jacobs 21 0:24:22,400 3. GT1.6
5. 96 Chris Meek (GB) Elva Courier Team Elva Courier 21 4. GT1.6
6. 94 Richard Shepherd-Barron (GB) Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV Border Reivers 20 0:23:41,200 2. GT1.3
86 Paddy Gaston (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Paddy Gaston 20 0:23:45,000 1. GT1.0
89 Chris Tooley (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Chris Tooley 20 0:23:45,800 2. GT1.0
87 Ken Mackenzie (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Ken Mackenzie 20 0:24:00,400 3. GT1.0
90 Maurice Baring (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Maurice Baring 4. GT1.0
91 R. Falconer (GB) Turner R. Falconer 5. GT1.0
100 A. James (GB) MGA Twin Cam Team Beaver 5. GT1.6
Did not finish:
88 C. R. Wood Austin-Healey Sprite C. R. Wood 14 DNF GT1.0

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British National Races Round: 27

National Brands Hatch [GT+1.6]

National Open (Autosport GT over 1600 cc), Brands Hatch Date: 3.8.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: 41,907 km Winner's average speed: 105,187 km/h

Fastest lap:Dick ProtheroeNo. 112Jaguar XK1201:7107,231 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 112 Dick Protheroe (GB) Jaguar XK120 County Motors 21 0:23:54,200 1. GT+2.0
2. 106 Chris Lawrence (GB) Morgan Plus 4 Chris Lawrence 21 0:23:57,600 1. GT2.0
3. 111 Jack Sears (GB) Austin-Healey 3000 Jack Sears 21 0:24:00,600 2. GT+2.0
4. 113 Gawaine Baillie (GB) Chevrolet Corvette Sir Gawaine Baillie 21 0:24:04,000 3. GT+2.0
5. 104 Mike McKee (GB) Triumph TR3 Mike McKee 21 0:24:08,400 2. GT2.0
6. 153 S. Hill (GB) Peerless S. Hill 21 0:24:26,600 3. GT2.0
Did not finish:
152 John Turner (GB) A.C. - Bristol Rudd Racing 4 DNF GT2.0
Other starters:
103 Robert Staples (GB) A.C. Ace Bob Staples GT2.0
105 Robin Stelfox (GB) Triumph TR3 Robin Stelfox GT2.0
Did not start:
154 Dickie Stoop (GB) Frazer Nash Dickie Stoop GT2.0

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British National Races Round: 28

Crystal Palace [S1.1]

August Trophy, Crystal Palace, London Date: 22.8.1959


Fastest lap:Peter GammonNo. Lola Mk.1 Climax?127,427 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Gammon (GB) Lola Mk.1 Climax BY3? Lola Equipe 20
2. - Peter Ashdown (GB) Lola Mk.1 Climax BY1 Lola Equipe 20
3. - Alan Stacey (GB) Lotus 17 Climax Team Lotus 20
4. - Peter Arundell (GB) Lotus 17 Climax
Other starters:
- Mike Taylor (GB) Lotus 17 Climax Team Lotus 1.

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British National Races Round: 29

Mallory Park [S+1.2]

Nottingham S.C.C. Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 13.9.1959


Fastest lap:Jim ClarkNo. Lister - Jaguar?139,175 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers 20
2. - Bill Moss (GB) Lister - Jaguar 20
3. - John Dalton (GB) Aston Martin DB3S 20
4. - R. White (GB) Lotus - Climax 20

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British National Races Round: 30

Mallory Park [S1.2]

Nottingham S.C.C. Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 13.9.1959


Fastest lap:Peter GammonNo. Lola Mk.1 Climax?140,672 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Gammon (GB) Lola Mk.1 Climax BY3? 20
2. - Peter Arundell (GB) Lotus 15 Climax 20
3. - J. Cedric Brierley (GB) Elva - Climax 20
- Alan Rees (GB) Lotus - Climax
- Tom Threlfall (GB) Lotus - Climax
- Belcher Lotus - Climax
- Rodney Bloor (GB) Lotus - Climax
- Eden
- Dick Utley (GB)
- Christopher Martyn (GB) Lotus - Climax
- Chris Steele (GB) Lotus - Climax

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British National Races Round: 31

Mallory Park [GT1.6]

NSCC Meeting, Mallory Park Date: 13.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 32

Oulton Park [Closed]

Gold Cup Meeting (Closed Cars), Oulton Park Date: 26.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Roy Salvadori (GB) Jaguar Mk.1 3.4
- xxx Austin-Healey 3000 1. IC

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British National Races Round: 33

Oulton Park [GT1.6]

Gold Cup Meeting, Oulton Park Date: 26.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 34

Charterhall [S+1.5]

Charterhall Date: 27.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
Did not finish:
- Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers DNF

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British National Races Round: 35

Charterhall [GT]

Charterhall Date: 27.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 36

Charterhall [S1.3]

Charterhall Date: 27.9.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
5. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 37

Silverstone

Silverstone Date: 3.10.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter Mould (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL120
1. - Tony Maggs (ZA) Tojeiro - Jaguar

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British National Races Round: 38

Charterhall [Handicap]

BMRC Trophy, Charterhall Date: 4.10.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
13. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers

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British National Races Round: 39

Charterhall [S1.3]

Charterhall Date: 4.10.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
4. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 40

Charterhall [GT]

Charterhall Date: 4.10.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite

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British National Races Round: 41

Charterhall [S+1.5]

Charterhall Date: 4.10.1959


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Border Reivers

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British National Races Round: 42

National Brands Hatch [Production]

Brands Hatch (Series Production Sports), Brands Hatch Date: 4.10.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: 19,956 km Winner's average speed: 107,038 km/h

Fastest lap:Graham WarnerNo. 87Lotus Elite1:5,8109,178 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 87 Graham Warner (GB) Lotus Elite Chequered Flag 10 0:11:11,200 1. PS1.6
2. 101 Chris Lawrence (GB) Morgan Plus 4 Chris Lawrence 0:11:13,400 1. PS+1.6
3. 93 Alan Foster (GB) MGA Twin Cam R. W. Jacobs 0:11:20,000 2. PS1.6
4. 88 Edward Lewis (GB) Lotus Elite Edward Lewis 0:11:21,800 3. PS1.6
95 Tony Lanfranchi (GB) Frazer Nash Huddersfield Racing Team 0:11:34,200 2. PS+1.6
105 Dick Gibson (GB) Jaguar XK140 Dick Gibson 0:11:49,000 3. PS+1.6

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British National Races Round: 43

National Brands Hatch [S1.1]

Brands Hatch (Sports 1100 cc), Brands Hatch Date: 4.10.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 116,002 km/h

Fastest lap:Graham HillNo. 38Lotus 17 Climax1:0,8118,158 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 38 Graham Hill (GB) Lotus 17 Climax Team Lotus 15 0:15:29,000 1. S1.1
2. 49 Mike McKee (GB) Elva Mk.5 Elva Racing Team 15 0:15:41,400 2. S1.1
3. 53 Alan Rees (GB) Lola Mk.1 Alan Rees 15 0:15:42,000 3. S1.1
4. 40 Keith Greene (GB) Lotus 17 Gilby Eng. 15 0:15:49,400 4. S1.1
5. 46 Tom Threlfall (GB) Lotus Eleven Competition Motors 15 0:15:56,400 5. S1.1
6. 55 Jimmy Saunders (GB) Victoria - Climax G. Saunders 14 0:15:45,800 6. S1.1
Did not finish:
43 Chris Steele (GB) Lotus Eleven C. Steele Cars 2 DNF S1.1
44 Laurie Keens (GB) Lotus Eleven L. Keens 1 Accident S1.1
50 Chris Threlfall (GB) Elva Mk.5 Elva Racing Team 1 Accident S1.1
Other starters:
42 W. Hutton (GB) Lotus Eleven W. Hutton S1.1
47 Marcus Niven (GB) Lotus Eleven Competition Motors S1.1
48 John Anstice Brown (GB) Halseylec - Climax John Anstice-Brown S1.1
51 John Brown (GB) Elva Mk IV Elva Racing Team S1.1

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British National Races Round: 44

3 h Autosport

Autosport 3 Hour Race, Snetterton Date: 10.10.1959


Circuit length: Race distance: 387,800 km Winner's average speed: 127,800 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite Border Reivers
2. - Dickie Stoop (GB) Frazer Nash Sebring
5. - Dick Protheroe (GB) Jaguar XK120

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British National Races Round: 45

National Brands Hatch [Production]

Boxing Day (Series Production Sports), Brands Hatch Date: 26.12.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: 19,956 km Winner's average speed: 99,538 km/h

Fastest lap:Jim ClarkNo. 75Lotus Elite1:8,8104,414 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 76 Graham Warner (GB) Lotus Elite Chequered Flag 10 0:12:01,800 1. PS1.6
2. 54 J. Tallis Frazer Nash J. Tallis 10 0:12:03,200 1. PS+1.6
3. 77 Richard Shepherd-Barron (GB) Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV Richard Shepherd-Baron 10 0:12:18,000 2. PS1.6
4. 72 Paddy Gaston (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite Paddy Gaston 10 0:12:22,800 3. PS1.6
5. 71 John Venner-Pack (GB) Austin-Healey Sprite John Venner-Pack 10 0:12:38,800 4. PS1.6
6. 87 S. Handel (GB) Jaguar XK120 Eq Rouge & Noir 10 0:12:40,200 2. PS+1.6
7. 84 P. Leuch Triumph TR2 P. Leuch 10 0:12:45,400 3. PS+1.6
Did not finish:
75 Jim Clark (GB) Lotus Elite Border Reivers 9 DNF PS1.6

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British National Races Round: 46

National Brands Hatch [Sports]

Boxing Day (Christmas Trophy - Unlimited Sports), Brands Hatch Date: 26.12.1959


Circuit length: 1,996 km Race distance: 19,956 km Winner's average speed: 108,132 km/h

Fastest lap:Alan ReesNo. 59Lola Mk.1 Climax1:4112,252 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 59 Alan Rees (GB) Lola Mk.1 Climax BY3 Alan Rees 10 0:11:04,400 1. S 9.
2. 66 Tom Threlfall (GB) Lotus Eleven Climax Competition Motors 10 0:11:14,800 2. S 11.
3. 56 Douglas Graham (GB) Lotus 15 Climax Taylor & Crawley 10 0:11:14,800 3. S 1.
4. 60 Dick Prior (GB) Lotus 17 Climax Richard Prior 10 0:11:19,200 4. S 2.
5. 51 Gordon Lee (GB) Lister - Jaguar BHL5 Gordon Lee 10 0:11:28,600 5. S 7.
6. 53 John Woolfe (GB) Jaguar C type XKC 049 John Woolfe 10 0:11:36,000 6. S 3.
Did not finish:
67 David Watson (USA) Tojeiro - Climax Eagle Motors 3 DNF S 12.
69 Chris Summers (GB) Arden - Climax Ansty Garage 1 DNF S 6.
Other starters:
52 David Chamberlain (GB) Cooper T38 Jaguar CJ-2-55 HOT 95 David Chamberlain S 13.
61 Derek Randall (GB) Lotus 17 D. Randall S 14.
65 J. van Sickle (ZA) Lotus Eleven J. Van Sickle S 5.
68 Jimmy Saunders (GB) Victoria - Climax G. Saunders S 10.
Did not start:
62 Les Leston (GB) Lotus Eleven Les Leston DNS? S 8.
63 Marcus Niven (GB) Lotus Eleven M. Niven DNS? S

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