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Helmet of John Bright

Flag of Great Britain John Bright

nationality British

Racing highlights

19793rdII RAC FOCA Trophy
19783rdPlastic Padding Formula 3 Trophy
19771stDonington Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered58
Wins1
Podiums3
Pole positions1
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage1.7%
Podium percentage5.2%

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.

1983Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing22 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing14 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1975Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of John Bright

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
52nd10Cooke Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T600 (Chevrolet)

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
0MRKS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooke Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T600 (Chevrolet)

1980 Vandervell British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0John Bright
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam MP45 (Toyota)

1980 Formula Ford 2000 - SMMT Motor Show Trophy Support race

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard SF80

1979 Vandervell British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th4Bob Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1979 II RAC FOCA Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota Novamotor)

1979 B.A.R.C. TV-Race

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Gerard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam MP44 (Toyota Novamotor)

1979 Hitachi British Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wheatcroft R18 (Ford BDA)

1978 Formula 3 Britain BRDC Vandervell

PositionPointsTeam
6th24Rugby Finance, Twinsocks with McRitchie
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)
Pilbeam R18 (Toyota)

1978 Formula 3 Britain BARC

PositionPointsTeam
15th6Rugby Finance, Twinsocks with McRitchie
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam R18 (Toyota)
March 773 (Toyota)

1978 Plastic Padding Formula 3 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Twinsocks with McRitchie of Edinburgh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1978 World Cup International Formula 3 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Rugby Finance Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1977 BRDC Vandervell F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th3John Bright
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam R18 (Toyota)
Pilbeam R18 (Ford)

1977 BARC BP Super Visco F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th1John Bright, Modern Toys
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam R18 (Toyota)

1977 Donington Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Bob Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wheatcroft R18 (Toyota)

1975 Formula Ford Festival

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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