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Helmet of Gerry Birrell

Flag of Great Britain Gerry Birrell

nationality British born July 30, 1944 hometown Glasgow died June 23, 1973 place of death Rouen-les-Essarts

Racing highlights

19721stSpringbok Trophy Series
19712nd12 H Paul Ricard
19712ndI Speed International Trophy
19691stEuropean Formula Ford Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered26
Wins1
Podiums4
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage3.8%
Podium percentage15.4%

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.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Gerry Birrell.

Gerry Birrell vs. Graham Birrell

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.

1973Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing14 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1970Racing? races1 win? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Gerry Birrell

1973 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
21st4Chevron Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B25 (Ford BDA)

1973 European Touring Car Championship - Division 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Köln
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS 2600

1972 Rothmans 50,000

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Sports Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 722 (Ford)

1972 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Sports Motors (Manchester), Motul Rondel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 722 (Ford)
Brabham BT38 (Ford)

1972 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th63Ford Belgium, Ford Deutschland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS 2600

1972 Formula 2 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
5th10Sports Motors (Manchester)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 722 (Ford)

1972 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st54
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B21/23 (Hart)

1971 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
12th7J. & J. Stanton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (FVA)

1971 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RS
Ford Capri RS

1971 I Speed International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0J&J Stanton / Lotus Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1971 I Swedish Gold Cup - Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
5th0J&J Stanton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1971 Formula 2 - Rothmans International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
5th0J&J Stanton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1971 Shell Super Oil British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Shell Super Oil British F3 Championship 1971.

1971 12 H Paul Ricard

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ford Köln
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS 2600

1970 Formula 3 Britain BRSCC Motor Sport / Shell

PositionPointsTeam
6th21Sport Motors Manchester
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Branham BT28 (Ford)

1970 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
0Sports Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?1???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT28 (Ford)

1969 European Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st34.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Crossle-Hart 16F
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