1963 British Saloon Car Championship season

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1963 British Saloon Car Championship
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The 1963 British Saloon Car Championship, was the 6th season of the championship. It started on 30 March and finished on 28 September, both times at Snetterton.[1]

Calendar & Winners[edit]

Overall winners of multi-class races in bold.

Round Circuit Date Class A Winner Class B Winner Class C Winner Class D Winner
1 England Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 30 March United Kingdom Mick Clare United Kingdom Peter Harper None (no entries?) United Kingdom Roy Salvadori
2 England Oulton Park, Cheshire 6 April United Kingdom John Whitmore United Kingdom Jack Sears None (no entries?) United Kingdom Graham Hill
3 England Goodwood Circuit, West Sussex 15 April United Kingdom John Whitmore United Kingdom Jack Sears None (no entries) United Kingdom Graham Hill
4 England Aintree Motor Racing Circuit, Liverpool 27 April United Kingdom John Whitmore United Kingdom Jack Sears None (no entries?) United Kingdom Graham Hill
5 England Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 11 May United Kingdom John Whitmore United Kingdom Jimmy Blumer None (no entries?) United Kingdom Jack Sears
NC England Aintree Motor Racing Circuit, Liverpool 25 May United Kingdom Bob Smith United Kingdom Jimmy Blumer None (no entries?) United Kingdom Jack Sears
6 A England Crystal Palace, London 3 June United Kingdom John Whitmore Not contested.
B Not contested. United Kingdom Jimmy Blumer None (no entries) United Kingdom Jack Sears
NC England Mallory Park, Leicestershire 13 July United Kingdom Paddy Hopkirk Not contested.
7 England Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 20 July United Kingdom John Whitmore South Africa Bob Olthoff United Kingdom Alan Mann United Kingdom Jack Sears
8 England Brands Hatch, Kent 5 August United Kingdom John Whitmore South Africa Bob Olthoff None (no entries) Scotland Jim Clark
9 England Brands Hatch, Kent 14 September United Kingdom John Whitmore United Kingdom David Haynes None (no entries) South Africa Bob Olthoff
10 England Oulton Park, Cheshire 21 September United Kingdom Edward Lewis United Kingdom Jack Sears None (no entries) United States Dan Gurney
11 England Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 28 September United Kingdom John Whitmore Scotland Jim Clark None (no entries?) Australia Jack Brabham

Championship results[edit]

Driver's championship-Touring
Pos. Driver Car Points
1 England Jack Sears Ford Cortina GT
Ford Galaxie
Ford Cortina Lotus
71
2 England John Whitmore Austin Mini Cooper
Austin Mini Cooper S
69
3 England Graham Hill Jaguar Mk II 3.8
Ford Galaxie
49
4 England Roy Salvadori Jaguar Mk II 3.8
Ford Galaxie
37
5 England Jimmy Blumer Ford Cortina GT 33
6 Northern Ireland Paddy Hopkirk Morris Mini Cooper
Morris Mini Cooper S
30

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