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Helmet of Peter Walker

Flag of Great Britain Peter Walker

full name Peter Douglas Conyers Walker nationality British born October 7, 1912 hometown Huby, Yorkshire died March 1, 1984 place of death Newtown, Worcesterhire

Racing highlights

19532nd21st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0
19533rdWorld Sports Car Championship RAC Tourist Trophy
19511st19èmes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans, Class S 5,0

Racing career summary

Races entered19
Wins1
Podiums3
Pole positions0
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage5.3%
Podium percentage15.8%

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.

1957Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1955Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1953Racing2 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1952Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1951Racing3 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Peter Walker

1957 VII Gran Premio di Siracusa

PositionPointsTeam
8th0R R C Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1956 24th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Aston Martin Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB3SLagonda 2.9

1955 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Stirling Moss Ltd, R.R.C. Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop
Maserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1955.

1955 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Aston Martin Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB3S

1955 24h Le Mans Grand Prix d'Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
0Aston Martin Cars Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB 3 S

1955 23rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB3SLagonda 2.9

1955 Formula 1, II International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Rob Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Connaught BAlta

1954 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Jaguar Cars Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar D-type

1954 22nd 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

1953 21st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Jaguar Cars Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar C-TypeJaguar 3.4

1953 World Sports Car Championship RAC Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Jaguar Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar C-typeJaguar 3.4

1952 Formula 2, V Gran Premio dell'Autodromo di Monza, Italy

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Peter Whitehead
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 125

1952 20th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Jaguar Cars Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar C-TypeJaguar 3.5

1952 Formula 2, V Gran Premio dell'Autodromo di Monza, Italy

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Peter Whitehead
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 125

1951 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0BRM Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P15BRM 1.5 s/cDunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1951.

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

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Peter Walker
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XK-120CJaguar 3.4

1951 Formula Libre, V Ulster Trophy, N.Ireland

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Rob Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage 15 S8ERA

1950 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Peter Walker
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA EERA 1.5 s/cDunlop
Click to show race results for World Championship for Drivers 1950.

1950 Formula 1, II Richmond Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
0Peter Walker
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA E-Type

1949 Formula 1 BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ERA E
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