(settings) | Login Skip Navigation LinksRSC Home > Races > Boreham International - Sports over 2000 cc 1952
Event: International Festival of Motor Sport Boreham, International Motor Race Meeting sponsored by The Daily MailDate: 2.8.1952
Track: Boreham Racing Circuit (United Kingdom), 4.828 kmsOrganiser: West Essex Car Club

Boreham International - Sports over 2000 cc

Non championship race
Weather:unknown
Start time:13:00
Grid:unknown
Distance:100 miles
Attendance:50000
Entered:29
Practiced:28
Qualified:28
Started:26
Finished:17
Classified:17
Classes:PractStartClass
Class C - Sports +3000202012
Class D - Sports 3000865
Race notes:
International Daily Mail race for Le Mans type Sports Cars classes C & D.
Winners:
Overall:40Jaguar C-typeStirling Moss
Class D - Sports 3000:31Aston Martin DB3Reg Parnell
Leaders:
laps 1-34:40Jaguar C-typeStirling Moss
Fastest Laps:
Overall:40Jaguar C-typeStirling Moss (GB)144.841 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:40Jaguar C-typeStirling Moss (GB)
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Jaguar (13), Allard (5), Aston Martin (3), Ferrari (2)
Top engines by numbers:Jaguar (13), Aston Martin (3), Ferrari (2)
Top car types by numbers:Jaguar XK120 (10), Jaguar C-type (3), Aston Martin DB3 (2), Ferrari 225 S (2)
Driver nationalities:GB (25)
Team nationalities:GB (24)
Engine positions:front-engined (100%)
Average engine size:3505 cc
Oldest known drivers:Reg Parnell (41), George Abecassis (39), Duncan Hamilton (32)
Youngest known drivers:James Scott Douglas (22), Stirling Moss (23), Ian Stewart (23)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Boreham International  - Sports over 2000 cc 1952Entry List - Boreham International  - Sports over 2000 cc 1952Schedule of Events - Boreham International  - Sports over 2000 cc 1952Track Map - Boreham International  - Sports over 2000 cc 1952