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Helmet of Bob Gerard

Flag of Great Britain Bob Gerard

full name Frederick Roberts Gerard nationality British born January 19, 1914 hometown Leicester, Leicesterhire died January 26, 1990 place of death South Croxton, Leicesterhire

Racing highlights

19552ndFormula 1, III Glover Trophy Goodwood
19543rdFormula 1, I International Gold Cup Oulton Park
19533rdFormula Libre, Goodwood Trophy, Great Britain
19502ndFormula Libre, IV Ulster Trophy, N.Ireland
19501stFormula Libre XII British Empire Trophy
19491stFormula Libre British Empire Trophy
19471stFormula Libre British Empire Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered36
Wins3
Podiums9
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage8.3%
Podium percentage25%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

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.

1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1959Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1958Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1957Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing3 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1953Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1952Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1951Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing5 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1947Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bob Gerard

1977 Formula 3 Britain - Donington Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wheatcroft Pilbeam R18 (Toyota)

1959 BRSCC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Alexander Engineering Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin A35

1959 British Saloon Car Championship class A

PositionPointsTeam
0Alexander Engineering Co
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin A35

1958 British Saloon Car Championship class A

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin A35

1958 Formula 1 & 2 , X BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T44Bristol

1958 BRSCC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin A35

1957 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T44Bristol 2.2Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1957.

1957 Formula 1 & 2, IX BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43Bristol

1956 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1956.

1956 Formula 1, VIII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
4th0F R Gerard Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1956 Formula 1, XI B.A.R.C. 200 Aintree

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1956 Formula 1, IV Glover Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1955 Formula 1, VII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1955 Formula 1, III Glover Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1955 Formula 1, II International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1954 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerhard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1954.

1954 Formula 1, VI BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1954 Formula 1, I International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1953 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1953.

1953 Formula Libre, Goodwood Trophy, Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23 (Bristol)

1953 21st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Automobiles Frazer Nash Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Frazer Nash Le Mans Mk.II ReplicaBristol 2.0

1953 Formula 1 V BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T23Bristol

1953 World Sports Car Championship RAC Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Frazer Nash
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Frazer Nash Le Mans ReplicaBristol 2.0

1952 Formula Libre, IV Ritchmond Trophy (Trofeo Chichester), Great Britain 1952

PositionPointsTeam
0F.R. Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1952 Formula 1, IV Richmond Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1951 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerhard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA BERA 1.5 s/cDunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1951.

1951 Formula 1, III BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1951 Formula Libre, V Ulster Trophy, N.Ireland

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1951 Formula 1, III Richmond Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1950 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA AERA 1.5 s/cDunlop
ERA BERA 1.5 s/cDunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship for Drivers 1950.

1950 Formula 1, II BRDC International Trophy, Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1950 Formula Libre XII British Empire Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1950 Formula Libre, IV Ulster Trophy, N.Ireland

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1949 Formula 1 BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B

1949 Formula Libre British Empire Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type

1947 Formula Libre British Empire Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA B-Type
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