15 May 1926|
|Died||4 November 1980
|Formula One World Championship career|
|First entry||1963 United States Grand Prix|
|Last entry||1963 United States Grand Prix|
Peter Broeker (born 15 May 1926 in Germany – died 4 November 1980 in Ottawa) was a racing driver from Canada. He participated in one World Championship Formula One Grand Prix, the 1963 United States Grand Prix, driving a Stebro. He finished seventh, albeit 22 laps down, and scored no championship points. According to the Toronto Star at the time: "Broeker, first Canadian ever to compete in a world championship Formula One race in a Canadian-built car, finished seventh over-all despite giving away more than 80 horsepower to the rest of the field of 21."
Complete Formula One results
|1963||Canadian Stebro Racing||Stebro 4||Ford Straight-4||MON||BEL||NED||FRA||GBR||GER||ITA||USA
- "Peter Broeker". oldracingcars.com. Retrieved 19 June 2012.
- Hayhoe, David & Holland, David (2006). Grand Prix Data Book (4th edition). Haynes, Sparkford, UK. ISBN 1-84425-223-X
- Toronto Star, October 7, 1963, Page 10.
- Abe Books (http://www.abebooks.co.uk/servlet/SearchResults?tn=Olympic+Coins+Antiquity+Present)
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