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Race of Champions Meeting - Guards Trophy

Brands Hatch International Circuit, Kent, Great-Britain

Date: 16/3/1969
Track length: 4.265 m
Attendance:
Entries accepted:
Starters: 34
Finishers: 24 classified

Pole position: Gardner
Fastest lap: Pierpoint in 1.46,1

Distance: 2 x 20 laps
Average speed:
Weather:
Ruleset: Group 5/63
Car info: 1969 Cars

 



Heat 1
Pos Pos in class # Team / Entrant
Car- Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
vol. (cc)
Engine
Type
Group Distance,
time
Qualifying position Qualifying time Fastest lap Reason out,
remarks
1 1 104 Bill Shaw Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Roy Pierpoint, GB
4728 V8 D 20 3 1.51,5    
2 2 107 Malcolm Gartlan Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Brian Muir, AUS
4728 V8 D 20 4 1.51,5    
3 3 108 Alan Mann Racing
Ford Escort TC
Frank Gardner, AUS
1594 s/c L4 D 20 1      
4 1 121 Team Broadspeed
Ford Escort 1300 GT
John Fitzpatrick, GB
1298 L4 B 20 2 1.50,8    
5 2 128 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Gordon Spice, GB
1293 L4 B 20 5 1.51,9    
6 1 114 John Willment Automobiles
Ford Escort TC
Mike Crabtree, GB
1594 L4 C 20 7 1.52,6    
7 3 127 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Steve Neal, GB
1293 L4 B 19 11 1.53,7    
8 2 117 Melton Racing
Ford Escort TC
Barry Pearson, GB
1594 L4 C 19 19      
9 3 112 Demetriou Group
Porsche 911
Nick Faure, GB
1991 B6 C 19 12      
10 4 111 Paddy McNally
Porsche 911 T
Charles Lucas, GB
1991 B6 C 19 17 1.56,5    

Heat 2
Pos Pos in class # Team / Entrant
Car- Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
vol. (cc)
Engine
Type
Group Distance,
time
Qualifying position Qualifying time Fastest lap Reason out,
remarks
1 1 104 Bill Shaw Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Roy Pierpoint, GB
4728 V8 D 20        
2 2 107 Malcolm Gartlan Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Brian Muir, AUS
4728 V8 D 20        
3 3 108 Alan Mann Racing
Ford Escort TC
Frank Gardner, AUS
1594 s/c L4 D 20        
4 1 114 John Willment Automobiles
Ford Escort TC
Mike Crabtree, GB
1594 L4 C 20        
5 1 128 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Gordon Spice, GB
1293 L4 B 20        
6 2 112 Demetriou Group
Porsche 911
Nick Faure, GB
1991 B6 C 20        
7 2 127 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Steve Neal, GB
1293 L4 B 20        
8 3 111 Paddy McNally
Porsche 911 T
Charles Lucas, GB
1991 B6 C 19        
9 4 117 Melton Racing
Ford Escort TC
Barry Pearson, GB
1594 L4 C 19        
10 3 130  
Morris Mini Cooper S
Peter Lague, GB
1293 L4 B 19        

Aggregate result
Pos Pos in class # Team / Entrant
Car- Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
vol. (cc)
Engine
Type
Group Distance,
time
Qualifying position Qualifying time Fastest lap Reason out,
remarks
1 1 104 Bill Shaw Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Roy Pierpoint, GB
4728 V8 D 40 laps, 1:11.42,0 3 1.51,5 1.46,1  
2 2 107 Malcolm Gartlan Racing
Ford Falcon Sprint
Brian Muir, AUS
4728 V8 D 40 4 1.51,5    
3 3 108 Alan Mann Racing
Ford Escort TC
Frank Gardner, AUS
1594 s/c L4 D 40 1      
4 1 128 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Gordon Spice, GB
1293 L4 B 40 5 1.51,9 1.50,2  
5 1 114 John Willment Automobiles
Ford Escort TC
Mike Crabtree, GB
1594 L4 C 40 7 1.52,6 1.50,8  
6 2 127 Britax-Cooper-Downton
Morris Mini Cooper S
Steve Neal, GB
1293 L4 B 39 11 1.53,7    
7 2 112 Demetriou Group
Porsche 911
Nick Faure, GB
1991 B6 C 39 12      
8 3 115 Roger Taylor
Ford Escort TC
Roger Taylor, GB
1594 L4 C 39 23 1.58,7    
9 4 111 Paddy McNally
Porsche 911 T
Charles Lucas, GB
1991 B6 C 38 17 1.56,5    
10 3 123 Roger Taylor
Ford Escort 1300 GT
Alan Peer, GB
1298 L4 B 38 14 1.55,4    
11 4 129  
Morris Mini Cooper S
Jonathan Buncombe, GB
1293 L4 B 38 15 1.56,4    
12 5 117 Melton Racing
Ford Escort TC
Barry Pearson, GB
1594 L4 C 38 19      
13 5 136  
Austin Mini Cooper S
Terry Harmer, GB
1293 L4 B 38 22 1.58,5    
14 1 141 Equipe Arden
Austin Mini Cooper S 970
Alec Poole, IRL
999 L4 A 38 28 1.59,9 1.55,6  
15 2 142 Don Moore
Austin Mini Cooper S 970
Rob Mason, GB
999 L4 A 38 21 1.58,4 1.55,6  
16 6 134 Mini 7 Club
Austin Mini Cooper S
Martin Ridehalgh, GB
1293 L4 B 37 18 1.57,2    
17 6 116 Team Diamond
Ford Escort TC
Rod Mansfield, GB
1594 L4 C 36 30 2.02,1    
18 7 132 Top Gear Racing of Enfield
Austin Mini Cooper S
David Alexander, GB
1293 L4 B 36 20 1.57,8    
19 3 148 D.J. Bond Racing
Ford Anglia
Liane Engeman, NL
997 L4 A 36 32 2.04,6    
20 4 145  
Hillman Imp
Jeremy Nightingale, GB
998 L4 A 36 35 2.13,3    
21 5 143  
Morris Mini Cooper
Colin Youle, GB
998 L4 A 36 33 2.05,7    
22 8 124 VMW Motors
Ford Escort 1300 GT
Vince Woodman, GB
1298 L4 B 36 25 1.59,1    
23 6 149  
Ford Anglia
Les Nash, GB
997 L4 A 36 27      
24 9 130  
Morris Mini Cooper S
Peter Lague, GB
1293 L4 B 36 36 2.17,5    
DNF   121 Team Broadspeed
Ford Escort 1300 GT
John Fitzpatrick, GB
1298 L4 B 26 2 1.50,8 1.50,2 Fire
DNF   147 Leonard Ward Racing
Ford Anglia
Lawrie Hickman, GB
997 L4 A 22 26 1.59,3   Accident
DNF   126 British Leyland Motor Corporation
Morris Mini Cooper S
John Handley, GB
1293 L4 B 19 13 1.55,0   Accident
DNF   106  
Ford Falcon Sprint
Terry Sanger, GB
4728 V8 D 6 9 1.53,5   Pump belt
DNF   109  
Vauxhall Viva GT
Mike Davies, GB
1975 s/c L4 D 2 37 2.37,0   Withdrawn
DNF   125 British Leyland Motor Corporation
Morris Mini Cooper S
John Rhodes, GB
1293 L4 B   8 1.53,1   Accident at the start
DNF   119 A.G. Dean (Racing) Ltd.
Ford Lotus Cortina
Tony Dean, GB
1594 L4 C   10 1.53,5   Clutch
DNF   122 Team Broadspeed
Ford Escort 1300 GT
Chris Craft, GB
1298 L4 B   6 1.52,3   Accident at the start
DNF   131 Alexander Engineering Co.
Morris Mini Cooper S
Martin Raymond, GB
1293 L4 B   16 1.56,5   Valves
DNF   133  
Austin Mini Cooper S
Ken Costello, GB
1293 L4 B   34 2.08,1   Accident
DNS   118 A.G. Dean (Racing) Ltd.
Ford Escort TC
Brian Robinson, GB
1594 L4 C   31 2.03,6   Brakes
DNS   135  
Austin Mini Cooper S
Mac Ross, GB
1293 L4 B   29 2.00,2   Gear lever on warm-up lap
DNS   105  
Ford Falcon Sprint
Martin Birrane, IRL
4728 V8 D   24 1.58,7   Puncture