1964 British Saloon Car Championship season

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1964 British Saloon Car Championship
Previous: 1963 Next: 1965
The drivers' championship was won by Jim Clark, driving a Lotus Cortina.

The 1964 British Saloon Car Championship, was the 7th season of the championship. It started on 14 March at Snetterton and finished on 19 September at Oulton Park. The title was won by 1963 Formula One champion Jim Clark.[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 14 March United Kingdom John Fitzpatrick Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom John Sparrow Australia Jack Brabham
2 England Goodwood Circuit, West Sussex 30 March United Kingdom Mike Young Scotland Jim Clark None (drivers disqualified) Australia Jack Brabham
3 England Oulton Park, Cheshire 11 April United Kingdom Mike Young Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom Chris McLaren United Kingdom Gawaine Baillie
4 England Aintree Motor Racing Circuit, Liverpool 18 April United Kingdom John Fitzpatrick Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom John Sparrow United Kingdom Jack Sears
5 England Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 2 May United Kingdom Paddy Hopkirk Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom Chris McLaren United Kingdom Jack Sears
6 A England Crystal Palace, London 18 May United Kingdom John Handley Not contested.
B Not contested. Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom Royston Carpenter United Kingdom Gawaine Baillie
NC England Brands Hatch, Kent 11 July United Kingdom John Fitzpatrick United Kingdom John Whitmore Not contested.
7 England Brands Hatch, Kent 3 August United Kingdom John Rhodes Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom Chris McLaren United Kingdom Jack Sears
8 England Oulton Park, Cheshire 19 September United Kingdom John Rhodes Scotland Jim Clark United Kingdom Chris McLaren Australia Jack Brabham

Championship results[edit]

Driver's championship-Touring
Pos. Driver Car Points
1 Scotland Jim Clark Ford Cortina Lotus 48
2 England John Fitzpatrick Morris Mini Cooper S 38
3 Mike Young Ford Anglia Super 30
4 Chris McLaren Jaguar Mk II 3.8 26
5 South Africa Bob Olthoff Ford Cortina Lotus 24
5 England Peter Arundell Ford Cortina Lotus 24
5 England Sir Gawaine Baillie Ford Galaxie 24

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