1960 British Saloon Car Championship season

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1960 British Saloon Car Championship
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The 1960 Supa Tura British Saloon Car Championship was the 3rd season of the championship. This year the championship ran to a 'silhouette' formula with an engine capacity limit of 1000cc. Doc Shepherd won the drivers title with an Austin A40 ran by Don Moore Racing, after finishing as runner-up the previous year.[1][2]

Calendar & winners[edit]

Overall winners of multi-class races in bold.

Round Circuit Date 1000cc Winner Over 1000cc Winner
1 England Brands Hatch, Kent 18 April United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd Not contested.
2 England Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 24 April United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd United Kingdom Gawaine Baillie
3 England Mallory Park, Leicestershire 8 May United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd Not contested.
4 England Oulton Park, Cheshire 6 June United Kingdom Edward Lewis United Kingdom Don Parker
5 England Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 19 June United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd United Kingdom Jack Sears
NC England Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 16 July United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd United Kingdom Colin Chapman
6 England Brands Hatch, Kent 1 August United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd United Kingdom Roy Salvadori
7 England Brands Hatch, Kent 29 August United Kingdom George 'Doc' Shepherd United Kingdom Jack Sears
8 England Brands Hatch, Kent 16 October United Kingdom John Young United Kingdom Albert Powell

Championship results[edit]

Driver's championship
Pos.[3] Driver Car Team Points
1 England Doc Shepherd Austin A40 Don Moore Racing 48
2 England John Young Ford Anglia 30
3 England Edward Lewis Austin A40 13
4 England John Aley Austin A35 Cambridge Racing 6
= United Kingdom Andrew Hedges Austin A40 Scuderia Light Blue 6

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