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Helmet of Jack Fairman

Flag of Great Britain Jack Fairman

nationality British born March 15, 1913 hometown Smallfield, Surrey died February 7, 2002 place of death Rugby, Warwickshire

Racing highlights

19572ndFormula 1, V Glover Trophy Goodwood
19553rd23rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 2.0
19542nd22nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 2.0
19491stLe Mans 24h - S 1.5

Racing career summary

Races entered44
Wins1
Podiums4
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage2.3%
Podium percentage9.1%

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.

1963Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1959Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1958Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1957Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1953Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1952Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jack Fairman

1963 IV Shell Gran Premio Citta di Imola

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Ecurie Maarsbergen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 718 (Porsche RSK F4)

1962 30th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class E 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Ecosse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tojeiro EE CoupéCoventry Climax 2.5

1962 Guards Trophy Brands Hatch

PositionPointsTeam
20th0Ecurie Ecosse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tojeiro EE

1961 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Rob Walker Racing Team, Fred Tuck
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
Ferguson P99Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1961 29th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GT 4.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Essex Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB4 GT ZagatoAston Martin 3.7

1960 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0C T Atkins
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T51Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop

1960 28th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Ian Baillie
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DBR1Aston Martin 3.0

1960 Formula 1, XII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
7th0C T Atkins
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45Climax

1959 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0High Efficiency Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
Cooper T45Maserati 2.5Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1959.

1959 27th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0David Brown Racing Dept.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DBR1/300Aston Martin 3.0

1959 Formula 1 & 2, XI BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
5th0High Efficiency Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45Maserati

1959 Formula 1, XIV B.A.R.C. 200 Aintree

PositionPointsTeam
0High Efficiency Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43Climax

1959 Formula 1, VII Glover Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Scuderia Centro Sud
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 250F

1958 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0B C Ecclestone, Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45Coventry Climax 2.0Dunlop
Connaught BAlta 2.5Avon
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1958.

1958 500 Millas de Monza (Monzanapolis)

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Ecurie Ecosse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lister Jaguar D-Type

1958 26th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Ecosse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar D-TypeJaguar 3.0

1957 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Owen Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P25BRM 2.5Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1957.

1957 VII Gran Premio di Siracusa

PositionPointsTeam
0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

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

PositionPointsTeam
0Rob Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43Climax

1957 Formula 1, V Glover Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1957 Formula 2 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0Rob Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43Climax

1956 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
10th5Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta 2.5Avon
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1956.

1956 Formula 1, VIII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1956 IV Gran Premio Supercortemaggiore, Italy

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 150S

1956 24th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Jaguar Cars Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar D-TypeJaguar 3.4

1955 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop

1955 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
20th0MG Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
MG Ex182

1955 24h Le Mans Grand Prix d'Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Bristol Aeroplane Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bristol 450/C

1955 23rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Bristol Aeroplane Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bristol 450CBristol 2.0

1955 Formula 1, VII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1955 Formula 1, II International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1954 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Kenneth McAlpine
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught AL/SR

1954 22nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Bristol Aeroplane Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bristol 450Bristol 2.0

1954 Formula 1, VI BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
13th0J. H. Webb
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TurnerLea-Francis

1954 Formula 1, I International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
0J. H. Webb
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TurnerLea-Francis

1953 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0HW Motors, Connaught Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught ALea Francis 2.0Dunlop
HWM 53Alta 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1953.

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

PositionPointsTeam
0Bristol Aeroplane Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bristol 450 CoupéBristol 2.0

1953 World Sports Car Championship RAC Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Joe Kelly
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar C-typeJaguar 3.4

1952 20th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 8.0

PositionPointsTeam
0S.H. Allard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Allard J2X Le MansChrysler 5.4

1951 19èmes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans, Class S 5,0

PositionPointsTeam
0Stirling Moss
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XK-120CJaguar 3.4

1949 Le Mans 24h - S 1.5

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Ecurie Lapin Blanc
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HRG 1500 Lightweight Le MansSinger 1.5
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