1959 Glover Trophy

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United Kingdom  1959 Glover Trophy
Race details
Non-championship race in the 1959 Formula One season
Date 30 March 1959
Official name VII Glover Trophy
Location Goodwood Circuit, West Sussex
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 3.862 km (2.4 mi)
Distance 42 laps, 100.8 km (162.2 mi)
Pole position
Driver BRM
Time 1:39.0
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Stirling Moss Cooper-Climax
Time 1:31.8
Podium
First Cooper-Climax
Second Cooper-Climax
Third BRM

The 1959 Glover Trophy was a motor race, run to Formula One rules, held on 30 March 1959 at Goodwood Circuit, England. The race was run over 42 laps of the circuit, and was won by British driver Stirling Moss in a Cooper T51.

Results[edit]

Pos No. Driver Entrant Constructor Time/Retired Grid
1 7 United Kingdom Stirling Moss Rob Walker Racing Team Cooper-Climax 1.06:58.0 5
2 10 Australia Jack Brabham Cooper Car Company Cooper-Climax + 16.6 s 3
3 1 United States Harry Schell Owen Racing Organisation BRM + 17.6 s 1
4 2 Sweden Jo Bonnier Owen Racing Organisation BRM + 18.2 s 4
5 8 United States Masten Gregory Cooper Car Company Cooper-Climax 41 laps 7
6 9 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper Car Company Cooper-Climax 40 laps 6
7 4 United Kingdom Jack Fairman Scuderia Centro Sud Maserati 39 laps 12
8 11 United Kingdom Roy Salvadori High Efficiency Motors Cooper-Climax 39 laps 2
NC 15 United Kingdom David Piper Dorchester Service Station Lotus-Climax 36 laps 8
Ret 3 Brazil Hermano da Silva Ramos Scuderia Centro Sud Maserati Accident 11
Ret 5 Italy Giorgio Scarlatti Scuderia Ugolini Maserati Gearbox 9
Ret 12 United Kingdom Graham Hill Team Lotus Lotus-Climax Brakes 13
Ret 6 Australia Ken Kavanagh Ken Kavanagh Maserati Accident 10
DNA 14 United States Pete Lovely Team Lotus Lotus-Climax No car

References[edit]

  • "The Grand Prix Who's Who", Steve Small, 1995.
  • Results at www.silhouet.com [1]


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