1974 British Saloon Car Championship season

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1974 British Saloon Car Championship
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The 1974 Castrol Anniversary British Saloon Car Championship, was the 17th season of the series. The championship switched to Group 1 regulations in an effort to reduce costs.[1] Bernard Unett won his first title, driving a 1600 cc Hillman Avenger.[2][3]

Calendar & Winners[edit]

All races were held in the United Kingdom. Overall winners in bold.

Round Circuit Date Class A Winner Class B Winner Class C Winner Class D Winner
1 A Mallory Park, Leicestershire 10 March United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse Not contested.
B Not contested. Ivan Dutton United Kingdom Stuart Graham
2 Brands Hatch, Kent 17 March United Kingdom Stan Clark United Kingdom Rob Mason United Kingdom Tony Lanfranchi United Kingdom Stuart Graham
3 Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 7 April United Kingdom Stan Clark United Kingdom Andy Rouse United Kingdom Peter Hanson United Kingdom Stuart Graham
4 Oulton Park, Cheshire 12 April United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse United Kingdom Peter Hanson United Kingdom Stuart Graham
5 Thruxton Circuit, Hampshire 15 April United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse United Kingdom Peter Hanson United Kingdom Richard Lloyd
6 Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 12 May United Kingdom Stan Clark United Kingdom Barrie Williams United Kingdom Peter Hanson United Kingdom Vince Woodman
7 Thruxton Circuit, Hampshire 27 May United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Richard Lloyd
8 Brands Hatch, Kent 20 July United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Stuart Graham
9 A Ingliston, Edinburgh 18 August Not contested. United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Richard Lloyd
B United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw Not contested.
10 A Brands Hatch, Kent 26 August United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom John Hine Not contested.
B Not contested. United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Richard Lloyd
11 Oulton Park, Cheshire 8 September United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Barrie Williams United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Stuart Graham
NC Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 26 September United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Tony Dron United Kingdom Peter Hanson United Kingdom Stuart Graham
12 A Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 6 October Not contested. United Kingdom Tony Lanfranchi United Kingdom Stuart Graham
B United Kingdom Bernard Unett United Kingdom Andy Rouse Not contested.
13 Brands Hatch, Kent 20 October United Kingdom John Markey United Kingdom Barrie Williams United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw United Kingdom Stuart Graham

Championship results[edit]

Driver's championship
Pos. Driver Car [4] Team Class Points
1 United Kingdom Bernard Unett Hillman Avenger 1500 GT Chrysler Dealer Team A 69
2 United Kingdom Andy Rouse Triumph Dolomite Sprint Team Broadspeed Castrol B 67
3 United Kingdom Stuart Graham Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Castrol D 64
4 United Kingdom Tom Walkinshaw Ford Capri 3000 GT Shellsport C 63
5 United Kingdom Peter Hanson Opel Commodore GS/E Dealer Opel Team C 55
6 United Kingdom Tony Lanfranchi BMW 3.0 CSi Van Der Steen C 51
7 United Kingdom Barrie Williams Mazda Savanna RX-3 Team Castrol B 51
8 United Kingdom Richard Lloyd Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Rivers/Simoniz D 47
9 United Kingdom Roger Bell Hillman Avenger 1500 GT Chrysler Dealer Team A 42
10 United Kingdom Vince Woodman Chevrolet Camaro Z28 VMW Motors – Team Esso Uniflo D 39
11 United Kingdom Tony Dron Triumph Dolomite Sprint Team Broadspeed Castrol B 38
12 United Kingdom John Handley Triumph Dolomite Sprint RCD B 36
13 United Kingdom Holman Blackburn Ford Capri 3000 GT Hermetite Products C 35
14 United Kingdom John Hine Triumph Dolomite Sprint Bill Shaw Racing/Shellsport B 28
15 United Kingdom Simon Kirkby [5] Hillman Avenger 1500 Hartwell A 23
16 United Kingdom Ivan Dutton Ford Capri 3000 GT Ivan Dutton C 22
17 United Kingdom Rob Mason Triumph Dolomite Sprint Shellsport Arden B 21
18 United Kingdom Stan Clark Alfa Romeo 1600 GT Junior Roger Clark Cars/Esso Uniflo A 21
19 United Kingdom John Markey Toyota Celica GT Dealer Team Toyota A 21
20 United Kingdom Jon Fletcher Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Glazepta Products Ltd. D 18
21 United Kingdom Melvyn Adams Volkswagen Passat TS Melvyn Adams A 18
22 Republic of Ireland Martin Birrane Ford Capri 3000 GT Adlards of Brixton C 15
23 United Kingdom Les Nash Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Les Nash D 14
24 United Kingdom Malcolm Kay Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Malcolm Kay D 12
25 United Kingdom Bob Ridgard Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Bob Ridgard D 12

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