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FIA World Touring Car Championship

Driver Information

nationality
Australian
birthday
28 Nov 1930
hometown
Millaa Millaa, Queensland
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Driver Information

nationality
Australian
birthday
28 Nov 1930
hometown
Millaa Millaa, Queensland
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Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1987
Ralliart Australia
0
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mitsubishi Starion
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
1987
Mitsubishi Ralliart
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mitsubishi Starion
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Holden VK Commodore SS Group A
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Holden VK Commodore
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1984
Dick Johnson Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XE Falcon
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1983
Nissan Motorsport Australia
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Nissan Bluebird turbo
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1983
Nissan Motor Company
0
22nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Nissan Bluebird turbo
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XD Falcon
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1982
Alf Grant, Dick Johnson Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XD Falcon
Ford XE Falcon
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1981
Dick Johnson Racing
0
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XD Falcon
Ford 5.8
1
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
3
year
series
team
points
position
1980
Dick Johnson Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XD Falcon
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1979
Thompson Ford
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XC Falcon GS500
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XC Falcon Cobra
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1975
Alfa Romeo Dealers Australia
10
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000
5
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
0
0
10
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000
7
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
0
0
0
9
year
series
team
points
position
1974
John French Pty Ltd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000
Alfa Romeo 2.0
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XA Falcon GT Hardtop
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1973
Bryan Byrt Ford
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XA Falcon GT
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase III
Ford 5.8
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1972
Bryan Byrt Ford
3
23rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase III
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
3
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Ford Motor Company of Australia
0
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Ford Motor Company
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Ford Motor Co of Australia
0
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase III
Ford 5.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Team Coca-Cola AMR, Geoghegans Sporty Cars
5
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
XY Falcon GTHO Phase III
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
5
year
series
team
points
position
1970
Alec Mildren Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 1750
1
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
2
year
series
team
points
position
1969
Alec Mildren Alfa Romeo
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV
Alfa Romeo 1.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1969
Ford Motor Company
0
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford XW Falcon GTHO
1
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
2
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1968
Alec Mildren Alfa Romeo
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV
Alfa Romeo 1.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
MG Midget
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1967
British Motor Corporation
0
7th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
BMC 1.3
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
BMC 1.3
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
BMC 1.3
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1964
Ron Hodgson Motors
0
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Cortina Mk.I GT
Ford 1.5
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Morris Cooper S
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Datsun Bluebird
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Centaur GT (Waggott)
1
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
1960
Australian Motor Industries
0
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Standard Vanguard
Triumph 2.0
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
1987
Racing
2
0
1
0
0
1986
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1985
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1984
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1983
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1982
Racing
4
0
0
0
0
1981
Racing
1
1
1
0
0
1980
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1979
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1978
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1975
Racing
5
0
0
0
?
1974
Racing
8
0
0
0
0
1973
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1972
Racing
3
0
1
0
0
1971
Racing
5
0
1
0
0
1970
Racing
2
0
1
0
?
1969
Racing
3
1
1
0
0
1968
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1967
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1966
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1965
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1964
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1962
Racing
2
1
1
?
?
1960
Racing
1
0
1
?
?

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
1987
Hardie Irrigation 100
2nd
1981
22° Bathurst 1000
1st
1972
13° Bathurst 500 Miles - Touring Car
2nd
1971
Rothmans 3 Hour - Class E
2nd
1969
Datsun Three Hour
1st
1962
Australian GT Championship
1st
1960
Armstrong 500 - Class D
2nd

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2204.55
-
02
Formula 1
2130.8
-
03
Formula 1
2034.25
-
04
Formula 1
2023.45
-
05
British GT Championship - GT3
2007.35
+7.8
06
Formula 1
1992.25
-
07
Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1990.25
-
+1
08
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
+1
09
Formula 1
1946.1
-
-2
10
ARCA Series
1943.3
-13.4
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