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Helmet of John Cooper

Flag of Great Britain John Cooper

nationality British age 74 years old born April 30, 1948 hometown Wolverhampton

Racing highlights

19752nd43rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GTS

Racing career summary

Races entered58
Wins0
Podiums3
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
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.

1987Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1978Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of John Cooper

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287Porsche 2.6 turboGoodyear

1987 FIA Cup for Group C2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287Porsche 2.6 turboGoodyear

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Cheetah Switzerland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cheetah G604Aston Martin 5.3Dunlop

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Ivey Racing, Richard Cleare Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Grid S2Porsche 3.0 turboAvon
Kremer CK5Porsche 3.0 turbo

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0CAM Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nimrod NRA/C2 (Aston Martin)

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
63rd4Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 930

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
86th3Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
34th18Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1982 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
17th8Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
11th73.5Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 World Championship for Makes Brands Hatch 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3Porsche 2.9 turbo

1980 World Championship for Makes 1000 km of Dijon

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3Porsche 3.0 turbo

1979 III Hitachi Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0JC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 792 (Hart)

1979 Hitachi British Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0JC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 792 (Hart 420R)

1979 Aurora F1 Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th2JC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 792 (Hart)
Ensign N177 (Cosworth)

1979 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0J. C. Racing Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T380Ford

1979 Rivet Supply World Manufacturers Championship Six Hours Brands Hatch

PositionPointsTeam
7th0JC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
De Cadenet Lola LMCosworth DFV 3.0

1978 Shellsport F1 Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th45JC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW05Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
Hesketh 308CCosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
Hesketh 308ECosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1978 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Alain de Cadenet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
De Cadenet Lola LMFord

1977 45th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class IMSA

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Ivey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1976 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
0John Cooper
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8

1975 43rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GTS

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Beurlys
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0Dunlop
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