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Helmet of Chris Irwin

Flag of Great Britain Chris Irwin

nationality British age 80 years old born June 27, 1942 hometown Wandsworth, London

Racing highlights

19661stFormula 3 European Cup
19661stFormula 3 Ford Grand Prix
19661stFormula 3 Kanonloppet
19662ndFormula 3 Radio London Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered53
Wins4
Podiums12
Pole positions3
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage7.5%
Podium percentage22.6%

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.

1968Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing26 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1966Racing10 races3 wins6 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1965Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing10 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Chris Irwin

1968 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Lola Racing Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T100 (Cosworth)

1967 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
16th2Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P261BRM 2.1Firestone
Lotus 25BRM 2.0Firestone
BRM P83BRM 3.0Firestone

1967 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
6th15Lola Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola 100 (Cosworth)
Lola T102 (BMW)

1967 II Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 25BRM 2.0

1967 XIX BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 33BRM

1967 XVI Gran Premio di Siracusa

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 33BRM

1967 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th7Owen Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P261BRM 2.1

1967 35th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P +5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Lola Racing Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk.IIIAston Martin 5.0

1966 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Brabham Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT22Coventry Climax 2.8Goodyear

1966 Formula 3 Ford Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
1st0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Ford)

1966 Formula 3 Kanonloppet

PositionPointsTeam
1st0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham (Ford)

1966 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st0RAC of Great Britain
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Ford)

1966 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
11th4Brbham Racing Developments
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Honda)

1966 Formula 3 Les Leston Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Ford Cosworth)

1966 Formula 3 Radio London Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Ford Cosworth)

1966 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Brabham Racing Developments
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18Honda

1966 Ilford Films Brands Hatch 500-miles GT Race

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Shelby AC Cobra

1965 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
0Merlyn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk9 (Cosworth)

1965 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Merlyn Racing, Brabham Racing Developments
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk9Cosworth
Brabham BT16Cosworth

1965 BRSCC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Don Moore
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris Mini Cooper S

1965 British Saloon Car Championship class B

PositionPointsTeam
0Don Moore
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris Mini Cooper S

1964 Express & Star British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Merlyn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk 7 (Ford)

1964 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
0Merlyn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk7 (Ford)

1964 Formula 3 - BARC

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk 7 (Ford)

1964 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Irwin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Merlyn Mk7Ford
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