1960 Lombank Trophy

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1960 Lombank Trophy
Non-championship race in the 1960 Formula One season
Race details
Date 17 September 1960
Official name I Lombank Trophy
Location Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 4.360 km (2.71 mi)
Distance 37 laps, 161.33 km (100.25 mi)
Pole position
Driver BRM
Time 1:34.6
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax
Time 1:32.6
First Lotus-Climax
Second Lotus-Climax
Third BRM

The First Lombank Trophy was a motor race, run to Formula One rules, held on 17 September 1960 at Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, England. The race was run over 37 laps of the circuit, and was won by British driver Innes Ireland in a Lotus 18.

The field included a large number of Formula Two cars.


Pos No. Driver Entrant Constructor Time/Retired Grid
1 6 United Kingdom Innes Ireland Team Lotus Lotus-Climax 58:33.8 5
2 8 United Kingdom Jim Clark Team Lotus Lotus-Climax + 13.0 s 2
3 2 Sweden Jo Bonnier Owen Racing Organisation BRM + 1:02.8 s 3
4 9 United Kingdom Roy Salvadori C.T. Atkins / High Efficiency Motors Cooper-Climax + 1:29.4 s 7
5 4 New Zealand Denis Hulme Yeoman Credit Racing Team Cooper-Climax 36 laps 8
6 22 United Kingdom Jack Lewis H & L Motors Cooper-Climax (F2) 35 laps 14
7 27 United Kingdom Bruce Halford John Fisher Cooper-Climax (F2) 35 laps 12
8 19 United Kingdom John Whitmore Essex Racing Team Cooper-Climax (F2) 35 laps 17
9 14 United Kingdom Tom Dickson Ecurie Ecosse Cooper-Climax 34 laps 16
10 16 United Kingdom Ian Raby Empire Cars, Brighton Hume-Cooper-Climax (F2) 19
11 25 United Kingdom Keith Finney Keith Finney Lotus-Climax (F2) 21
12 24 United Kingdom Marcus Niven Marcus Niven Lotus-Climax (F2) 22
13 21 United Kingdom Keith Ballisat Equipe Prideaux / Dick Gibson Cooper-Climax (F2) 18
14 26 United Kingdom Bob Hicks Team Thercel Lotus-Climax (F2) 20
Ret 5 United Kingdom Henry Taylor Yeoman Credit Racing Team Cooper-Climax Engine 6
Ret 1 United Kingdom Graham Hill Owen Racing Organisation BRM Engine 1
Ret 18 South Africa Tony Maggs Essex Racing Team Cooper-Climax (F2) 11
Ret 7 United Kingdom John Surtees Team Lotus Lotus-Climax Mechanical 4
Ret 17 United Kingdom Mike McKee Jim Russell Racing Drivers School Cooper-Climax (F2) Accident damage 15
Ret 11 United Kingdom Geoff Richardson Geoff Richardson Cooper-Connaught 13
Ret 12 United Kingdom Brian Naylor JBW Car Co. JBW-Maserati 10
DNS 3 United States Dan Gurney Owen Racing Organisation BRM Transmission (9)
DNS 15 United Kingdom Tony Brooks Vandervell Products Lotus-Vanwall Engine
DNA 10 United Kingdom David Piper Robert Bodle Ltd Lotus-Climax Car not ready
DNA 20 United Kingdom Gordon Jones Gordon Jones Cooper-Climax (F2)
DNA 23 United Kingdom Peter Ashdown G. Smith Lola-Climax (F2)
  • A number of other Formula One cars may have been entered for this race but are not confirmed. These were New Zealander George Lawton in a Cooper-Climax, possibly entered by Yeoman Credit Racing; a second Team Thercel entry (#26), a Lotus-Climax driven by British driver Richard Utley; and two Scuderia Eugenio Castellotti Cooper-Ferraris without named drivers.[1]


  1. ^ "I Lombank Trophy 1960". F2 Register. Retrieved 11 July 2012.
  • Results at Silhouet.com [1]
  • "The Grand Prix Who's Who", Steve Small, 1995.

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