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Helmet of Tony Maggs

Flag of South Africa Tony Maggs

nationality South African born February 9, 1937 hometown Pretoria died June 2, 2009 place of death Caledon

Racing highlights

19652ndFormula 2, XVII Gran Premio di Roma, Vallelunga, Italy
19653rd12 Hours of Sebring
19642ndAutocar British Formula 2
19642nd32nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GT 3.0
19633rdFormula 1, XI Glover Trophy Goodwood
19633rd12th Lady Wigram Trophy
19613rd19. Grand Prix de Monaco
19612ndFormula Junior Grand Prix des Frontières
19603rdFormula 2 Vanwall Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered72
Wins1
Podiums16
Pole positions2
Fastest laps4
Race win percentage1.4%
Podium percentage22.2%

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.

1965Racing6 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1964Racing18 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing21 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing7 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1960Racing8 races1 win4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Tony Maggs

1965 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 25BRM 1.5Dunlop

1965 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
10th3Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T60 (BRM)

1965 12 Hours of Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0David Piper
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 LM

1965 Formula 2, XVII Gran Premio di Roma, Vallelunga, Italy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T60BRM

1965 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
10th3Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T55Cosworth
Lola T60Cosworth

1964 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
12th4Scuderia Centro Sud
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P57BRM 1.5Dunlop

1964 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
13th3Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T54 (Cosworth SCA)
Lola T55 (Cosworth SCA)

1964 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
2nd14Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T55Cosworth
Lola T54Cosworth

1964 XIX B.A.R.C. 200 Aintree

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T54Cosworth SCA

1964 Formula 1, XVII BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Scuderia Centro Sud
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P57

1964 32nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GT 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Maranello Concessionaires
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 GTOFerrari 3.0

1964 Formula 2, XXIV Grand Prix de Pau, France

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Midland Racing Partnership
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T54Cosworth SCA

1963 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
8th9Cooper Car Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T66Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1963 Formula 1, XI Glover Trophy Goodwood

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 24Climax

1963 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driverBowmaker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola Mk.4Coventry Climax 2.8

1963 11th New Zealand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Bowmaker-Yeoman Credit Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola Mk.4 (Climax)

1963 31st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche System Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 718/8 GTR CoupePorsche 2.0

1963 Australian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Bowmaker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola Mk.4 (Climax)

1963 12th Lady Wigram Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T4 (Climax)

1963 BRSCC Guards Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRP Lotus 19

1963 Formula 1, XV BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T66Climax

1963 Formula 1, XVIII B.A.R.C. 200 Aintree

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T60Climax

1963 Formula 1, X International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T66Climax

1962 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
7th13Cooper Car Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T55Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
Cooper T60Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1962 BRSCC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2Cooper Car Co
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin Mini Cooper

1962 British Saloon Car Championship class A

PositionPointsTeam
10th2Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Austin Mini Cooper

1962 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0John Love
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T55Climax

1962 The Molyslip Trophy Race

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris ADO 16

1961 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Louise Bryden-Brown
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1961 Formula Junior Grand Prix des Frontières

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Tyrrell Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T56BMC

1961 19. Grand Prix de Monaco

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Tyrrell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T56 (BMC)

1961 29th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Essex Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DBR1Aston Martin 3.0

1961 I Natal Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T53Climax

1961 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Reg Parnell Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T53Climax

1960 Formula 2 Vanwall Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Essex Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T51Climax

1960 Formula 2 Kentish 100

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Essex Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T51Climax

1960 Formula 2 Lombank Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0Essex Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T51Climax

1960 Formula 2, IV Lewis-Evans Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Sir John Whitmore
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gemini 3Ford

1960 B.R.S.C.C. John Davy Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gemini Mk 2 (Ford)
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