1957 Glover Trophy

The 1957 Glover Trophy was a motor race, run to Formula One rules, held on 22 April 1957 at Goodwood Circuit, England. The race was run over 42 laps of the circuit, and was won by British driver Stuart Lewis-Evans in a Connaught B Type.

1957 Glover Trophy
Non-championship race in the 1957 Formula One season
Goodwood track map.svg
Race details
Date April 22, 1957
Official name V Glover Trophy
Location Goodwood Circuit, West Sussex
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 3.862 km (2.4 miles)
Distance 32 laps, 123.584 km (76.8 miles)
Pole position
Driver Vanwall
Time 1:28.2
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Tony Brooks Vanwall
Time 1.29.6
Podium
First Connaught-Alta
Second Connaught-Alta
Third BRM

The Team Lotus and Cooper Car Company works entries were Formula Two cars.

ClassificationEdit

Pos No. Driver Entrant Constructor Time/Retired Grid
1 4   Stuart Lewis-Evans Connaught Engineering Connaught-Alta 50:49.8 5
2 5   Jack Fairman Connaught Engineering Connaught-Alta + 6.8 s 7
3 2   Ron Flockhart Owen Racing Organisation BRM 32 laps 4
4 10   Jack Brabham Cooper Car Company Cooper-Climax (F2) 31 laps 8
5 8   Jim Russell Gilby Engineering Maserati 31 laps 11
6 6   Tony Brooks Vandervell Products Vanwall 27 laps 2
Ret 7   Stirling Moss Vandervell Products Vanwall Throttle linkage 1
Ret 3   Archie Scott Brown Connaught Engineering Connaught-Alta Oil pressure 3
Ret 9   Paul Emery Emeryson Cars Emeryson-Alta 10
Ret 1   Roy Salvadori Owen Racing Organisation BRM Brakes 6
DNS 14   Cliff Allison Team Lotus Lotus-Climax (F2) Transmission (9)
DNA 12   Keith Hall Team Lotus Lotus-Climax (F2)
  • The Cooper Car Company had entered a second Formula Two Cooper (#11), but no driver was allocated and the car did not arrive.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "V Glover Trophy 1957". F2 Register. Retrieved 15 July 2012.
  • Results at www.silhouet.com [1]


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