Peter Walker

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Peter Douglas Conyers Walker (7 October 1912 in Leeds, died 1 March 1984 in Newtown) was a British racing driver who competed in Formula 1 from 1950 to 1955. He is best known for winning the 1951 24h of Le Mans. He retired from competitive racing after an accident at the 1956 24h of Le Mans.

Complete Formula One results

Regular championship

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WDC Points
1950 Peter Walker ERA E ERA Straight-6 GBR
Ret*
MON
500
SUI
BEL
FRA
ITA
NC 0
1951 BRM Ltd. BRM P15 BRM V16 SUI
500
BEL
FRA
GBR
7
GER
ITA
ESP
NC 0
1955 Stirling Moss Maserati 250F Maserati Straight-6 ARG
MON
500
BEL
NED
Ret
NC 0
Connaught Engineering Connaught Type B Alta Straight-4 GBR
Ret*
ITA
* Indicates shared drive with Tony Rolt.

Champion Elimination Medals Championship

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WDC Wins 2nd 3rd Points
1950 Peter Walker ERA E ERA Straight-6 GBR
Ret*
MON
500
SUI
BEL
FRA
ITA
NC 0 0 0 0
1951 BRM Ltd. BRM P15 BRM V16 SUI
500
BEL
FRA
GBR
7
GER
ITA
ESP
NC 0 0 0 0
1955 Stirling Moss Maserati 250F Maserati Straight-6 ARG
MON
500
BEL
NED
Ret
NC 0 0 0 0
Connaught Engineering Connaught Type B Alta Straight-4 GBR
Ret*
ITA
* Indicates shared drive with Tony Rolt.

Johnny Claes Memorial Trophy

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 WDC Laps
1950 Peter Walker ERA E ERA Straight-6 GBR
1
7
MON
SUI
BEL
ITA
18th 1
1951 BRM Ltd. BRM P15 BRM V16 SUI
BEL
FRA
GBR
0
NC
GER
ITA
ESP
NC 0
1955 Stirling Moss Maserati 250F Maserati Straight-6 ARG
MON
BEL
NED
0
NC
=20th 3
Connaught Engineering Connaught Type B Alta Straight-4 GBR
3
5
ITA