1950 Jersey Road Race

The 1950 Jersey Road Race was a Non-Championship Formula One motor race held on 9 July 1950 at the St. Helier Circuit, in Saint Helier, Jersey. It was the twelfth race of the 1950 Formula One season. The 55-lap race was won by Ferrari driver Peter Whitehead. Reg Parnell finished second in a Maserati, and Toulo de Graffenried third, also in a Maserati.

1950 Jersey Road Race
Non-championship race in the 1950 Formula One season
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Race details
Date 9 July 1950
Official name IV J.C.C. Jersey Road Race
Location Saint Helier, Jersey
Course length 5.150 km ( mi)
Distance 55 laps, 277.791 km ( mi)
Pole position
Driver Maserati
Time 2:02.4
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom David Hampshire Maserati
Time 2:02.0
Podium
First Ferrari
Second Maserati
Third Maserati

ResultsEdit

Pos No. Driver Entrant Constructor Time/Retired Grid
1 10   Peter Whitehead Peter Whitehead Ferrari 1.56:02.6 2
2 5   Reg Parnell Scuderia Ambrosiana Maserati 54 laps 7
3 3   Toulo de Graffenried Enrico Platé Maserati 54 laps 5
4 11   Bob Gerard Bob Gerard ERA 54 laps 3
5 15   Brian Shawe-Taylor Brian Shawe-Taylor ERA 54 laps 6
6 18   Geoffrey Crossley Geoffrey Crossley Alta 51 laps 17
7 14   Graham Whitehead Graham Whitehead ERA 51 laps 18
8 19   Joe Kelly Joe Kelly Alta 51 laps 9
9 16   Joe Ashmore David Hampshire ERA 50 laps 13
10 21   Charles Mortimer A.A. Baring HWM-Alta 50 laps 16
11 9   Toni Branca Vicomtesse de Walckiers Simca-Gordini 50 laps 15
12 8   Duncan Hamilton
  Philip Fotheringham-Parker
D. Hamilton & P. Fotheringham-Parker Maserati 49 laps 12
Ret 6   David Hampshire Sucderia Ambrosiana Maserati Magneto 1
Ret 22   Bill Aston Bill Aston Cooper-JAP Piston 14
Ret 23   Bill Merrick Bill Merrick Cooper-JAP Piston 19
Ret 7   David Murray Sucderia Ambrosiana Maserati Induction manifold 11
Ret 12   Cuth Harrison Cuth Harrison ERA Carburettor needle 4
Ret 4   Prince Bira Enrico Platé Maserati Supercharger 10
Ret 17   Tony Rolt Rob Walker Racing Team Delage Engine 8
DNS 24   Sid Logan Sid Logan Cooper-JAP (20)
DNQ 20   Archie Butterworth A.J. Butterworth A.J.B.-Steyr  –
DNP 17   Jack Playford Rob Walker Racing Team Delage Alternative driver  –
DNP 21   Alister Baring A.A. Baring HWM-Alta Alternative driver  –
DNA 1   Louis Chiron Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati  –
DNA 2   Franco Rol Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati  –
DNA 9   Leslie Brooke Leslie Brooke Maserati  –

ReferencesEdit

chicanef1.com – 1950 Jersey Road Race
Race results are taken from "OldRacingCars.com". Retrieved 31 January 2009. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
and
"1950 Non-World Championship Grands Prix". Retrieved 31 January 2009. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)


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