Moss, Sir Stirling Craufurd (GB)

b 17/9/1929 (West Kensington)







1947 - started racing a BMW 328
1950 - won Tourist Trophy in Jaguar XK120
1951 - 8th Swiss GP (HWM)
1952 - 5 F1 GP (1 HWM, 3 ERA, 1 Connaught), 0 points. ret=5
1953 - 4 F1 GP (1 Connaught, 3 Cooper), 0 points (6th Germany)
1954 - 6 F1 GP (3 Moss, 3 Maserati), 4 points (3rd Belgium). Won Sebring
       12 Hrs (Osca) with W.Lloyd
1955 - 6 F1 GP (Mercedes), 23 points, 2nd. 1 win (Britain). (2nd Belgium
       Holland, shared 4th in Argentina). Won Mille Miglia and Targa Florio,
       and sportscar race at Dundrod
1956 - 7 F1 GP (Maserati), 27 points, 2nd. 2 wins (Monaco, Italy).
       (2nd Germany, shared 3rd Belgium, shared 5th France). Won Buenos Aires
       1000km, and Nurburgring 1000km (Maserati)
1957 - 6 F1 GP (1 Maserati, 5 Vandervell), 25 points, 2nd. 3 wins, 1 shared
       (shared Britain, won Pescara, Italy). 5th Germany. Won sportscar race
       at Kristianstad (Maserati)
1958 - 10 F1 GP (1 RRC Walker, 9 Vandervell), 41 points, 2nd. 4 wins:
       Argentina, Holland, Portugal, Morocco. (2nd France). Won sportscar
       races at Goodwood and Nurburgring (Aston Martin)
1959 - 9 F1 GP (7 RRC Walker, 2 BRP), 25.5 points, 3rd. 2 wins (Portugal,
       Italy). (2nd Britain). DSQ France - outside assistance. Won sportscar
       race at Nurburgring and Goodwood (Aston Martin)
1960 - 6 F1 GP (RRC Walker), 19 points, 3rd. 2 wins (Monaco, US). (shared
       3rd Argentina, 4th Holland). Won sportscar race at Nurburgring
       (Maserati)
1961 - 8 F1 GP (RRC Walker), 21 points, 3rd. 2 wins (Monaco, Germany)
       (4th Holland)
1962 - Crashed at Goodwood in Lombank Trophy. Was hospitalised, but sharp
       edge of reflexes gone. Decided to retire.
2000 - Awarded a Knighthood in January.