Photos of Peter Collins's cars

Le Mans 24 HoursLes 24 Heures du Mans15.6.1952
2525 - Aston Martin DB3 spider #5 - Aston Martin Ltd.Aston Martin DB3 #5 - Aston Martin L6 2580 cc N/AS3.0
Aston Martin Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Lance Macklin (GB)/Peter Collins (GB)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 16th
Colours: green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/12/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dominique Gasnerie and RFGreen Collection
Sebring 12 HoursGrand Prix, 12 Hours of Sebring8.3.1953
3131 - Aston Martin DB3 #4 - Aston Martin, Ltd.Aston Martin DB3 #4 - Aston Martin L6 2922 cc N/AS3.0
Aston Martin, Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Geoff Duke (GB)Result: did not finish (Accident damage)
Grid:
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Graham L. Smith
Goodwood 9 HoursSecond Nine Hour International Car Race Goodwood22.8.1953
66 - Aston Martin DB3S #4 - David BrownAston Martin DB3S #4 - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2992 cc N/AS+2.0
David Brown (GB)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Pat Griffith (GB)Result: 2nd
Grid: 11th
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/01/2023Photo by courtesy of: Jelle ter Veer
Aintree InternationalDaily Telegraph International Meeting2.10.1954
5656 - Aston Martin DB3S #2 - Aston MartinAston Martin DB3S #2 - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS+2.5
Aston Martin (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)Result: 2nd
Grid: 4th (2:22.600)
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 15/07/2011Photo by courtesy of: Vaughan Ives
Le Mans 24 HoursLes 24 Heures du Mans12.6.1955
2323 - Aston Martin DB3S #6a - Aston Martin Ltd.Aston Martin DB3S #6a - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS3.0
Aston Martin Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Paul Frère (B)Result: 2nd 1st in S3.0
Grid:
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/11/2022Photo by courtesy of: Jelle ter Veer
GP SverigeGrand Prix Routier de Suéde7.8.1955
44 - Aston Martin DB3S #2 - David BrownAston Martin DB3S #2 - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS
David Brown (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)Result: did not start (Engine in practice)
Grid:
Colours: metallic green
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 09/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Crister Kaiser
Sebring 12 HoursFlorida International Grand Prix of Endurance powered by Amoco Sebring24.3.1956
2626 - Aston Martin DB3S #6a - David Brown & Sons, Ltd.Aston Martin DB3S #6a - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS3.0
David Brown & Sons, Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Stirling Moss (GB)/Peter Collins (GB)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid:
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bussian
Mille MigliaMille Miglia29.4.1956
551551 - Ferrari 860 Monza Scaglietti #0628M - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 860 Monza Scaglietti #0628M - Ferrari L4 4000 cc N/AS+2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Louis Klementaski (GB)Result: 2nd
Grid:
Colours: red (+green)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 08/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Nürburgring 1000 Kilometres2. Internationales ADAC 1000 Kilometer Rennen auf dem Nürburgring27.5.1956
99 - Aston Martin DB3S #5 - David BrownAston Martin DB3S #5 - Aston Martin L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS+2.0
David Brown (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Tony Brooks (GB)Result: 5th
Grid:
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/07/2004Photo by courtesy of: Bill Bean
SupercortemaggioreIV Gran Premio Supercortemaggiore - La 1000 Km. di Monza24.6.1956
6464 - Ferrari 500 TR Touring #0642MDTR - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 500 TR Touring #0642MDTR - Ferrari L4 2000 cc N/AS2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Mike Hawthorn (GB)
listed, never drove:
Phil Hill (USA)
Result: winner
Grid: 3rd (3:00.000)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 01/09/2023Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans29.7.1956
88 - Aston Martin DB3S #9 - David BrownAston Martin DB3S #9 - Aston Martin DP101/H45 L6 2v DOHC 2922 cc N/AS3.0
David Brown (GB)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Stirling Moss (GB)/Peter Collins (GB)Result: 2nd 1st in S3.0
Grid:
Colours: metallic green (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 08/11/2022Photo by courtesy of: Jelle ter Veer
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix12.8.1956
11 - Ferrari 290 MM #0626M - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 290 MM #0626M - Ferrari V12 3500 cc N/AS
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Wolfgang von Trips (D)
DNS:
Juan Manuel Fangio (RA); listed, never drove: Olivier Gendebien (B), Eugenio Castellotti (I)
Result: 2nd
Grid:
Colours: darker (+lighter)
Tyres: Englebert
Photo updated: 20/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix12.8.1956
22 - Ferrari 860 Monza #0602M - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 860 Monza Scaglietti Spyder #0602M - Ferrari L4 3500 cc N/AS
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Alfonso de Portago (E)/Mike Hawthorn (GB)/Duncan Hamilton (GB)/Peter Collins (GB)
DNS:
Wolfgang von Trips (D); listed, never drove: Phil Hill (USA)
Result: 3rd
Grid: 2nd
Colours: darker
Tyres: Englebert
Photo updated: 20/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix12.8.1956
33 - Ferrari 290 MM #0606M - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 290 MM #0606M - Ferrari V12 3500 cc N/AS
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Phil Hill (USA)/Maurice Trintignant (F)
listed, never drove:
Mike Hawthorn (GB), Peter Collins (GB)
Result: winner
Grid: 3rd
Colours: red
Tyres: Englebert
Photo updated: 19/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Crister Kaiser
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix12.8.1956
55 - Ferrari 290 MM #0616MM - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 290 MM #0616MM - Ferrari V12 3500 cc N/AS
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Olivier Gendebien (B)/Robert Manzon (F)
listed, never drove:
Duncan Hamilton (GB), Wolfgang von Trips (D)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid:
Colours: darker
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Sebring 12 Hours12-Hour Florida International Grand Prix of Endurance for The Amoco Trophy23.3.1957
1212 - Ferrari 315 Sport #0676 - Ferrari FactoryFerrari 315 Sport #0676 - Ferrari V12 3500 cc N/AS5.0
Ferrari Factory (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Alfonso de Portago (E)/Luigi Musso (I)
listed, never drove:
Peter Collins (GB), Wolfgang von Trips (D), Eugenio Castellotti (I)
Result: 7th
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/09/2009Photo by courtesy of: Gary Hathaway
Mille MigliaXXIV Mille Miglia12.5.1957
534534 - Ferrari 335 Sport #0700 - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 335 Sport #0700 - Ferrari V12 3800 cc N/AS+2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Louis Klementaski (GB)Result: did not finish (Drive shaft)
Grid:
Colours: darker
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Jelle ter Veer
Nürburgring 1000 Kilometres3. Internationales ADAC 1000 Kilometer Rennen auf dem Nürburgring26.5.1957
55 - Ferrari 335 Sport #0700 - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 335 Sport #0700 - Ferrari V12 4023 cc N/AS+2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Olivier Gendebien (B)
DNS:
Mike Hawthorn (GB), Maurice Trintignant (F), Masten Gregory (USA), Wolfgang von Trips (D)
Result: 2nd
Grid: 4th (9:57.600)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 17/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Mike Schultz and Neil P. Albaugh
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans23.6.1957
66 - Ferrari 335 Sport #0700 - FerrariFerrari 335 Sport #0700 - Ferrari V12 4023 cc N/AS5.0
Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Phil Hill (USA)
listed, never drove:
Mike Hawthorn (GB)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 16/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Earl O. Satterley
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix11.8.1957
33 - Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti #0674 - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 335 Sport Scaglietti #0674 - Ferrari V12 4100 cc N/AS+2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Mike Hawthorn (GB)/Luigi Musso (I)
listed, never drove:
Peter Collins (GB), Olivier Gendebien (B)
Result: 4th
Grid: 3rd
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 21/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Crister Kaiser and Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Sveriges Grand PrixSveriges Grand Prix11.8.1957
44 - Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti #0700 - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 335 Sport Scaglietti #0700 - Ferrari V12 4100 cc N/AS+2.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Phil Hill (USA)/Peter Collins (GB)
listed, never drove:
Maurice Trintignant (F), Luigi Musso (I)
Result: 2nd
Grid: 4th
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/08/2018Photo by courtesy of: Crister Kaiser
Caracas 1000 KilometresVenezuelan Grand Prix3.11.1957
1414 - Ferrari 335 Sport #0700 - Equipo FerrariFerrari 335 Sport #0700 - Ferrari V12 4100 cc N/AS+2.0
Equipo Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Phil Hill (USA)Result: winner
Grid: 4th (3:49.600)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/08/2019Photo by courtesy of: Augusto Gutierrez collection
Sebring 12 Hours12-Hour Florida International Grand Prix of Endurance for the Amoco Trophy22.3.1958
1414 - Ferrari 250 TR 58 #0704TR - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 250 TR #0704TR - Ferrari Tipo 128 LM V12/60° 2v SOHC 2953 cc N/AS3.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Phil Hill (USA)/Peter Collins (GB)Result: winner
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: Englebert
Photo updated: 27/02/2015Photo by courtesy of: Maranello-Literature.com, Frank Sheffield and Louis Galanos
Targa Florio42° Targa Florio11.5.1958
9898 - Ferrari 250 TR 58 #0704TR - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 250 TR #0704TR - Ferrari Tipo 128 LM V12/60° 2v SOHC 2953 cc N/AS3.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Collins (GB)/Phil Hill (USA)
listed, never drove:
Mike Hawthorn (GB)
Result: 4th
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 22/12/2022Photo by courtesy of: Wikipedia (Public Domain)
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans22.6.1958
1212 - Ferrari 250 TR 58 #0704TR - Scuderia FerrariFerrari 250 TR #0704TR - Ferrari Tipo 128 LM V12/60° 2v SOHC 2953 cc N/AS3.0
Scuderia Ferrari (I)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Mike Hawthorn (GB)/Peter Collins (GB)
listed, never drove:
Luigi Musso (I)
Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: Englebert
Photo updated: 09/11/2022Photo by courtesy of: Jelle ter Veer