Event: British Empire TrophyDate: 14.4.1956
Track: Oulton Park (United Kingdom), unknown lengthOrganiser: BRDC

British Empire Trophy

Non championship race

(Grid Positions)

GridNo.DriversCarEntrantQ TimeKm/h
1st11Colin ChapmanLotus Eleven ClimaxTeam Lotus1:58.000135.555
2nd1Roy SalvadoriCooper T39 ClimaxCooper Car Company2:02.000131.113
3rd15Mike HawthornLotus Eleven ClimaxI. Bueb2:02.000131.113
4th23Stirling MossCooper T39 Mk II ClimaxStirling Moss Ltd.2:03.000130.051
5th12Reg BicknellLotus Eleven ClimaxTeam Lotus2:16.000117.627
6th2Jim RussellCooper T39 ClimaxCooper Car Company2:03.000130.051
7th3Dennis TaylorCooper T39 ClimaxCooper Car Company2:09.000124.000
8th5Les LestonCooper T39 ClimaxWillment Speed Shop2:01.000132.191
9th4Peter GammonCooper T39 ClimaxPeter Gammon2:06.000126.961
10th30Reg ParnellAston Martin DB3S 2.5R. F. Salvadori2:06.000126.961
11th38Archie Scott-BrownLister - MaseratiBrian Lister (Light Eng.) Ltd.2:13.000120.282
12th41Dimitri KasterineLotus Mark X BristolSix Mile Stable2:08.000124.966
13th42Peter Scott-RussellLotus Mark X BristolPeter Scott-Russell2:10.000123.050
14th43Chris ThrelfallTojeiro - BristolChris Threlfall2:12.000121.184
15th37Allan MooreLister - BristolO. Issard-Davies2:18.000115.921
16th57Benoît MusyMaserati 300SBenoit Musy2:02.000131.113
17th52Ron FlockhartJaguar D-typeEcurie Ecosse2:11.000122.101
18th54Bob BerryJaguar D-typeJ. C. Broadhead2:03.000130.051
19th51Ninian SandersonJaguar D-typeEcurie Ecosse2:12.000121.184
20th56Peter BlondJaguar D-typeTojeiro Car Company2:06.000126.961
21st61Ken WhartonAlfa Romeo 6C 3000 CMJ. Bonnier2:07.000125.947
22nd60Graham WhiteheadAston Martin DB3SA. G. Whitehead2:06.000126.961
23rd64Jack FairmanHWM JaguarH. W. Motors Ltd.2:09.000124.000
24th58Berwyn BaxterAston Martin DB3SKieft Sports Car Co.2:15.000118.496

Other present cars:

No.DriversCarEntrant
6Ivor BuebCooper T39 ClimaxI. Bueb
14Cliff AllisonLotus Eleven ClimaxTeam Lotus
53Duncan HamiltonJaguar D-typeDuncan Hamilton
59Arthur BryantAston Martin DB3SLt. Cmdr. Arthur Bryant
63Herbert Mackay-FraserFerrari 750 MonzaHerbert Mackay-Fraser
9Eric BrandonHalseylec - ClimaxEric Brandon
16Brian NaylorMaserati 150SJ. B. Naylor Ltd.
22Peter AshdownLotus Mark IX ClimaxPeter Ashdown
62Noël Cunningham-ReidHWM JaguarH. W. Motors Ltd.
7Tony MarshCooper T39 ClimaxTony Marsh
33Colin MurrayFrazer Nash Le Mans ReplicaColin Murray
10Tom BarnardLotus Mark IX ClimaxSix Mile Stable
18Ronnie MooreCooper T39 ClimaxR. W. Thackwell
36Austen NurseLister - BristolAusten Nurse
8Tony BrooksConnaught ALSRG. Boyle (Sports Cars) Ltd.
32John DaltonAustin-Healey 100SJohn Dalton
19George NixonCooper T39 ClimaxGeorge Nixon
17Jo BonnierMaserati 150SJo Bonnier
20David PiperLotus Eleven ClimaxDavid Piper
21D. J. HaylesLotus Mark VI ClimaxD. J. Hayles

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrant
31John DeeleyAustin-Healey 100John Deeley
34Jacques SwatersFerrariEquipe Nationale Belge
35John HorridgeLister - BristolEcurie Bullfrog
39Mike YoungLotus Mark X ConnaughtMike Young
40Mike AnthonyLotus Eleven BristolMike Anthony
55Dan MarguliesJaguar C-typeDan Margulies
56Peter Blond / John OgierTojeiro - JaguarTojeiro Car Company
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