Tony Crook

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This article is about the racing driver from England. For the politician from Australia, see Tony Crook (politician).
Tony Crook
Born (1920-02-16)16 February 1920
Died 21 January 2014(2014-01-21) (aged 93)
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality United Kingdom British
Active years 1952 - 1953
Teams Frazer Nash, Cooper
Races 2
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First race 1952 British Grand Prix
Last race 1953 British Grand Prix

Anthony Crook (16 February 1920 – 21 January 2014)[1] was a racing driver from England.[2] He was born in Manchester and educated at Clifton College, Bristol. He participated in 2 World Championship Formula One Grands Prix, debuting on 19 July 1952. He scored no championship points. He also participated in several non-Championship Formula One races. In 1973 he was offered the opportunity to purchase the majority share of Bristol from the founding family, which he owned until 2001, but remained with the company until 2007, when he retired.

Complete World Championship results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 WDC Points
1952 Private Frazer Nash 421 Bristol SUI 500 BEL FRA GBR
21
GER NED ITA NC 0
1953 Private Cooper T20 Bristol ARG 500 NED BEL FRA GBR
Ret
GER SUI ITA NC 0

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