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1965 British Saloon Car Championship season

1965 British Saloon Car Championship
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The 1965 British Saloon Car Championship, was the 8th season of the championship. The title was won by Roy Pierpoint in a Ford Mustang, competing in his debut season.[1][2]

Calendar & Winners

All races were held in the United Kingdom. Overall winners in bold.

Round Circuit Date Class A Winner Class B Winner Class C Winner Class D Winner
1 Brands Hatch, Kent 13 March 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px John Rhodes 23x15px Andre Baldet 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
2 Oulton Park, Cheshire 3 April 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px John Rhodes 23x15px Frank Gardner 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
3 Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 10 April 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px John Rhodes 23x15px Frank Gardner 23x15px Mike Salmon
4 Goodwood Circuit, West Sussex 19 April 23x15px Mike Campbell-Cole 23x15px John Handley 23x15px Jim Clark 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
5 Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 15 May 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px Tony Lanfranchi 23x15px Jack Sears 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
6 A Crystal Palace, London 7 June Not contested. 23x15px Jim Clark 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
B 23x15px John Fitzpatrick 23x15px John Rhodes Not contested.
NC Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 10 July Not contested. 23x15px John Lewis 23x15px Jack Sears*
23x15px John Whitmore*
23x15px Gawaine Baillie
7 Brands Hatch, Kent 30 August 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px John Cannadine 23x15px Jack Sears 23x15px Jack Brabham
8 Oulton Park, Cheshire 18 September 23x15px Warwick Banks 23x15px John Rhodes 23x15px Jim Clark 23x15px Roy Pierpoint
  • Dead heat.

Championship results

Driver's championship
Pos. Driver Car Points
1 23x15px Roy Pierpoint Ford Mustang 60
2 23x15px Warwick Banks Austin Mini Cooper S 970 48
3 23x15px John Rhodes Austin Mini Cooper S
Morris Mini Cooper S
40
4 23x15px Jack Sears Ford Cortina Lotus 38
5 23x15px Frank Gardner Ford Cortina Lotus 34
6 23x15px Sir Gawaine Baillie Ford Mustang 24
Lombank Saloon Car Championship Entrants' Trophy
Pos.[3] Entrant [3]
1 Weybridge Engineering Company
2 Cooper Car Co.
3 Cooper Car Co.
4 Team Lotus
5 John Willment Automobiles
6 Gawaine Baillie

References