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Flag of Great Britain Mike Parkes

nationality British born September 24, 1931 hometown Richmond, Surrey died August 28, 1977 place of death Riva Presso Chieri, near Turin (I)

Career summary

Helmet of Mike Parkes
Races entered13
Wins2
Podiums6
Pole positions2
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage15.4%
Podium percentage46.2%

Racing highlights

19671stFormula 1 BRDC International Trophy
19671stFormula 1 Siracusa Grand Prix
19612ndBritish Touring Car Championship

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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.

19721 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19711 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19701 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19674 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
19664 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
19651 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1961? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
19601 race0 wins1 podium? pole position0 fastest race laps
19590 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Mike Parkes

1972Canadian-American Challenge Cup
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Filipinetti
Car: Ferrari 512F
1971Le Mans 24h - S 5.0
Scuderia Filipinetti
Car: Ferrari 512M
197016thLe Mans 24h - S 5.0
Scuderia Filipinetti
Car: Ferrari 512S
196716thFormula 1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
Car: Ferrari 312
1stXIX BRDC International Trophy
Car: Ferrari 312
1stXVI Gran Premio di Siracusa
Started from pole position.
Car: Ferrari 312
World Sports-Prototype Championship
? races. ? wins. 1 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
SpA Ferrari SEFAC
Car: Ferrari 330 P4
19668thFormula 1
4 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
Car: Ferrari 312
1965Le Mans 24 Hours
SEFAC Ferrari
Car: Ferrari 330 P2
Le Mans 24h - P 5.0
SpA Ferrari SEFAC
Car: Ferrari 330 P2 Spyder
19625thBRSCC British Saloon Car Championship
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Equipe Endeavour
Car: Jaguar Mk II 3.8
19612ndBRSCC British Saloon Car Championship
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Equipe Endeavour
Car: Jaguar Mk II 3.8
1960BRSCC British Saloon Car Championship
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Sunbeam Talbot Ltd
Car: Sunbeam Rapier
B.R.S.C.C. John Davy Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. ? pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
The Chequered Flag
Car: Gemini Mk 3 (Ford Cosworth)
1959Formula 1
0 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
David Fry
Car: Fry (Climax)

Karting details – the karting career of Mike Parkes



DriverDB Rating graph

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