Hill, Damon (GB)

b 17/9/1960 (Hampstead)



Son of Graham Hill.


1983 - Motorbike racing. Moto "Champion of Brands"
1984 - Brief spell in Formula Ford, 10th, 1 win. Motorbike racing on 
       Yamaha TZ350, 40 wins
1985 - Full year in Formula Ford. 6 wins, 3rd in Esso championship, 
       6th in Thoresen championship, 3rd in FF1600 Festival. 3rd prize in
       Grovewood Awards.
1986 - Won TV 'Rally-Sprint'. UK F3 (Murray Taylor Racing Ralt RT30/86 VW),
       =9th.
       9/3     Thruxton                 DNF
       23/3    Silverstone              10th
       31/3    Thruxton                 DNF
       13/4    Silverstone              DNF
       20/4    Brands Hatch             DNF
       5/5     Thruxton                 8th
       18/5    Donington Park           5th
       25/5    Silverstone              6th
       8/6     Silverstone GP           9th
       21/6    Oulton Park              4th
       29/6    Zandvoort                5th
       13/7    Brands Hatch             DNF
       20/7    Donington Park           DNF
       3/8     Brands Hatch             DNF
       10/8    Snetterton               2nd
       25/8    Silverstone              DNF
       31/8    Brands Hatch             6th
       13/9    Spa Francorchamps        DNF
       28/9    Zolder                   DNF
       5/10    Silverstone GP           DNF
       23/11   Macau                    DNF
1987 - UK F3 (Intersport Ralt RT31 Toyota), 2 wins, 5th
       15/3    Thruxton                 DNF
       5/4     Brands Hatch             3rd
       12/4    Silverstone GP           DNF
       20/4    Thruxton                 DNF
       4/5     Silverstone              5th
       17/5    Brands Hatch             7th
       25/5    Thruxton                 5th
       7/6     Silverstone              4th
       28/6    Zandvoort                1st/FL
       5/7     Donington Park           DNF
       12/7    Silverstone GP           5th
       2/8     Snetterton               DNF
       9/8     Donington Park           DNF
       15/8    Oulton Park              3rd
       31/8    Silverstone              2nd
       6/9     Brands Hatch             2nd
       13/9    Spa Francorchamps        1st/FL
       11/10   Brands Hatch             10th
       18/10   Thruxton                 DNF
       29/11   Macau                    DNF
1988 - UK F3 (Intersport Ralt RT32 Toyota), 2 wins, 3rd.
       13/3    Thruxton                 3rd
       27/3    Silverstone              6th
       4/4     Thruxton                 DNF/FL
       17/4    Brands Hatch             2nd
       24/4    Donington Park           4th
       2/5     Silverstone              3rd
       14/5    Monaco F3 GP             6th
       22/5    Brands Hatch             DNF
       30/5    Thruxton                 1st
       5/6     Silverstone GP           DNF
       3/7     Donington Park           4th
       9/7     Silverstone GP           1st
       31/7    Snetterton               DNF
       21/8    Oulton Park              3rd
       29/8    Silverstone              DNF
       4/9     Brands Hatch             2nd
       17/9    Spa Francorchamps        4th
       25/9    Thruxton                 3rd
       2/10    Silverton GP             10th
       9/10    Brands Hatch NC          DNF
       27/11   Macau                    2nd
       F3000 (EC/GA Motorsports Lola T88/50)
       16/10   Zolder                   DNF
       23/10   Dijon-Prenois            8th
1989 - Le Mans 24 Hrs (Porsche 962GTi) with S.Anskar & D.Hobbs, DNF.
       F3000 (Footwork MC041), 0 points:-
       23/7    Enna Pergusa             DNF
       20/8    Brands Hatch             DNF
       28/8    Birmingham               DNS
       16/9    Spa Francorchamps        14th
       24/9    Le Mans Bugatti          16th
       22/10   Dijon-Prenois            15th
       British F3000 (Reynard 88D)
       15/4    Oulton Park              3rd
1990 - F3000 (Middlemarch Lola T90/50), =13th
       22/4    Donington Park           DNS
       19/5    Silverstone              DNF
       4/6     Pau                      DNF
       17/6    Jerez                    7th
       24/6    Monza                    11th
       22/7    Enna Pergusa             9th/FL
       28/7    Hockenheim               DNF
       19/8    Brands Hatch             2nd
       27/8    Birmingham               DNF
       23/9    Le Mans Bugatti          DNF
       7/10    Nogaro                   10th
1991 - F3000, 7th
       14/4    Vallelunga       Lola T91/50     4th
       20/5    Pau              Lola T91/50     DNF
       9/6     Jerez            Lola T91/50     8th
       23/6    Mugello          Lola T91/50     DNF
       7/7     Enna Pergusa     Lola T91/50     11th
       27/7    Hockenheim       Lola T91/50     DNF
       18/8    Brands Hatch     Lola T91/50     6th
       24/8    Spa F'ncorchamps Lola T91/50     DNF
       22/9    Le Mans Bugatti  Lola T91/50     4th
       6/10    Nogaro           Reynard 91D     3rd
       Obtained Williams testing contract
1992 - 8 F1 races with Motor Racing Developments (Brabham)
       DNQ=6 (Spain, San Marino, Monaco, Canada, France, Germany), 16th
       Britain, 11th Hungary
1993 - 16 races (Williams), 69 points, 3 wins (Hungary, Belgium and
       Italy). (2nd Brazil, Europe, Monaco, France, 3rd Canada, Portugal,
       Australia, 4th Japan), 3rd in Championship
1994 - 16 races (Williams), 91 points, 6 wins (Spain, Britain,
       Belgium, Italy, Portugal, Japan). (2nd Brazil, Canada, France, Hungary,
       Europe, 6th San Marino), 2nd in championship by 1 point.
1995 - 17 races (Williams), 69 points, 2nd. 4 wins (Argentina, Imola, 
       Hungary, Australia). (2nd Monaco, France, Belgium, 3rd Portugal,
       Pacific (Aida), 4th Spain)
1996 - F1 (Williams Renault FW18)
       Date    Q       R       Venue           Reason/Time
       10/3    2       1       Australia       1:32:50.491
       7/4     1       1       Argentina       1:54:55.322
       31/3    1       1       Brazil          1:49:52.976/FL
       28/4    1       4       Europe          1:33:59.984/FL
       5/5     2       1       San Marino      1:35:26.156/FL
       19/5    2       -       Monaco          engine
       2/6     1       -       Spain           accident
       16/6    1       1       Canada          1:36:03.465
       30/6    2       1       France          1:36:28.795
       14/7    1       -       Britain         loose wheel nut-spin
       28/7    1       1       Germany         1:21:43.417
       11/8    2       2       Hungary         1:46:21.905/FL
       25/8    2       5       Belgium         1:28:44.304
       8/9     1       -       Italy           accident
       22/9    1       2       Portugal        1:40:42.881
       13/10   2       1       Japan           1:32:33.791
       Championship Position: World Champion, 97 points
1997 - F1 (Arrows Yamaha A18), 12th, 7 pts
       Date    Q       R       Venue           Reason/Time
       9/3     20      DNS     Australia       Throttle sensor on warm-up lap
       30/3    9       17      Brazil          -4 laps/oil leak/fire
       13/4    13      -       Argentina       Engine
       27/4    15      -       Imola           accident
       11/5    13      -       Monaco          accident
       25/5    15      -       Spain           engine
       15/6    15      9       Canada          -1 lap
       29/6    17      12      France          -3 laps
       13/7    12      6       Britain         1:29:15.217
       27/7    13      8       Germany         -1 lap
       10/8    3       2       Hungary         1:45:56.228
       24/8    9       13      Belgium         -2 laps
       7/9     14      -       Italy           engine
       21/9    7       7       Austria         1:28:13.206
       28/9    13      8       Luxembourg      1:32:12.620
       12/10   17      11      Japan           -1 lap
       26/10   4       -       Europe          gearbox
1998 - F1 (Jordan Mugen Honda 198), 6th, 20 pts, 1 win.
       Date    Q       R       Venue           Reason/Time
       8/3     10      8       Australia       -1 lap
       29/3    11      DSQ     Brazil          underweight (was 10th, -2 laps)
       12/4    9       8       Argentina       -1 lap
       26/4    7       -       San Marino      engine
       10/5    8       -       Spain           engine
       24/5    15      8       Monaco          -2 laps
       7/6     10      -       Canada          electrics
       28/6    7       -       France          hydraulics
       12/7    7       -       Britain         spin
       26/7    15      7       Austria         1:31:57.710
       2/8     5       4       Germany         1:20:55.169
       16/8    4       4       Hungary         1:46:20.625
       30/8    3       1       Belgium         1:43:47.407
       13/9    14      6       Italy           1:18:16.360
       27/9    10      9       Luxembourg      -1 lap
       1/11    8       4       Suzuka          1:28:36.026
1999 - F1 (Jordan-Mugen Honda 199), J11th, 7 pts.
       Date    Q       R       Venue           Time/Reason
       7/3     9       -       Australia       ret/spin
       11/4    7       -       Brazil          ret/10 laps/steering
       2/5     8       4       San Marino      -1 lap
       16/5    17      -       Monaco          ret/3 laps/accident
       30/5    11      7       Spain           -1 lap
       13/6    14      -       Canada          ret/14 laps/accident
       27/6    18      -       France          ret/31 laps/misfire
       11/7    6       5       Britain         1:33:08.750
       25/7    11      8       Austria         -1 lap
       1/8     8       -       Germany         ret/13 laps/brakes
       15/8    6       6       Hungary         1:47:19.262
       29/8    4       6       Belgium         1:26:37.973
       12/9    9       10      Italy           1:17:59.182
       26/9    7       -       Europe          ret/0 laps/electrics
       17/10   9       -       Malaysia        ret/0 laps/accident
       31/10   12      -       Japan           ret/21 laps/retired
2012  VW Scirocco Cup: ret in one-off appearance at Brands Hatch.