Chris Lawrence (racing driver)

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Chris Lawrence
Born (1933-07-27)27 July 1933
Died 13 August 2011(2011-08-13) (aged 78)
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality United Kingdom British
Active years 1966
Teams non-works Cooper
Entries 2
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First entry 1966 British Grand Prix
Last entry 1966 German Grand Prix

Christopher J. Lawrence (27 July 1933 – 13 August 2011)[1] was a British former racing driver from England. Born in Ealing, London, he participated regularly in the Le Mans 24 Hours race and in two World Championship Formula One Grands Prix, driving a special Cooper-Ferrari, debuting on 16 July 1966. He scored no championship points.

Lawrence later founded the London-based company LawrenceTune,[2] constructors of the Morgan +4 Super Sports (racing version).[citation needed]

Lawrence was also responsible for designing the Deep Sanderson series of racing and sports cars.

He died of cancer aged 78.[2]

Complete Formula One World Championship results[edit]


Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 WDC Points
1966 J.A. Pearce
Engineering Ltd
Cooper T73 Ferrari V12 MON BEL FRA GBR


  1. ^ Memories from Morgan Motor Company Archived 27 September 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ a b Jenkins, Richard. "The World Championship Drivers – Where are they now?". Retrieved 27 July 2013. 

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