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Flag of Australia Bill Patterson

nationality Australian born August 30, 1923 died January 10, 2010 place of death Melbourne, Australia

Career summary

Helmet of Bill Patterson
Races entered34
Wins7
Podiums13
Pole positions1
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage20.6%
Podium percentage38.2%

Racing highlights

19623rdFormula 1 Australia
19611stFormula 1 Australia
19603rdFormula 1 Australia
19571stAustralian Grand Prix

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Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

19650 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19643 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19633 races0 wins1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
19625 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19616 races3 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
19604 races1 win2 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
19596 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19572 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19561 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19551 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19531 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19501 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19481 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bill Patterson

1965Formula 1 Australia
0 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
1964Tasman Series
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T53 (Climax)
Formula 1 Australia
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T53 (Climax)
Australian Grand Prix
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T53 (Climax)
19636thFormula 1 Australia
3 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Bill Patterson Motors
Cars: Cooper T51 (Climax), Cooper T53 (Climax)
19623rdFormula 1 Australia
4 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
4thAustralian Grand Prix
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
7thSandown Park International
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
19611stFormula 1 Australia
5 races. 3 wins. 4 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
4thAustralian Grand Prix
Started from pole position. Fastest lap of the race.
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
Victorian Trophy
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
Warwick Farm 100
Bill Patterson Motors
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
19603rdFormula 1 Australia
4 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Car: Cooper T51 (Climax)
19594thFormula 1 Australia
6 races. 2 wins. 3 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Car: Cooper T43 (Climax)
Australian Grand Prix
Car: Cooper (Climax)
19574thFormula 1 Australia
2 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Ecurie Australie, Bill Patterson Motors
Cars: Ferrari 625, Cooper T39 (Climax)
1stAustralian Grand Prix
Cars: Ferrari 625, Cooper T39 (Climax)
1956Australian Tourist Trophy
Car: Cooper T39 (Climax)
1955Australian Grand Prix
Car: Cooper Mk.V (JAP)
195317thAustralian Grand Prix
Car: Cooper Mk.V (JAP)
1950Australian Grand Prix
Car: MG TC
1948Australian Grand Prix
Car: MG TC

Karting details – the karting career of Bill Patterson



DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Bill Patterson over time since January 1st 2014. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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