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John Brian Naylor (24 March 1923 – 8 August 1989)[1] was a British racing driver from England. He was born in Salford and died in Marbella, Spain. He participated in 7 Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on 3 August 1958. He scored no championship points.

Brian Naylor
Born(1923-03-24)24 March 1923
Died8 August 1989(1989-08-08) (aged 66)
Formula One World Championship career
NationalityUnited Kingdom British
Active years19571961
Teamsprivateer Cooper and JBW
Entries8 (7 starts)
Championships0
Wins0
Podiums0
Career points0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
First entry1958 German Grand Prix
Last entry1961 Italian Grand Prix
For the Australian television and radio presenter, see Brian Naylor (broadcaster).

Naylor financed the building of his own Cooper-based JBW car, which he raced in several grands prix, although the car was out of its depth at that level.

He finished 42nd in the 1961 Daytona 500 becoming the first European driver to compete in NASCAR.[2]

Complete Formula One World Championship resultsEdit

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 WDC Points
1957 J B Naylor Cooper T43 F2 Climax Straight-4 ARG MON 500 FRA GBR GER
13
PES ITA NC 0
1958 J B Naylor Cooper T45 F2 Climax Straight-4 ARG MON NED 500 BEL FRA GBR GER
Ret
POR ITA MOR NC 0
1959 J B Naylor JBW Maserati Straight-4 MON 500 NED FRA GBR
Ret
GER POR ITA USA NC 0
1960 J B Naylor JBW Maserati Straight-4 ARG MON
DNQ
500 NED BEL FRA GBR
13
POR ITA
Ret
USA
Ret
NC 0
1961 J B Naylor JBW Climax Straight-4 MON NED BEL FRA
WD
GBR GER ITA
Ret
USA NC 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jenkins, Richard. "The World Championship drivers - Where are they now?". OldRacingCars.com. Retrieved 29 July 2007.
  2. ^ "Montoya won't be first international Cup driver". NASCAR.COM. Retrieved 25 November 2011.