Home

1949 Season
o  Season Overview
o  Points Graph
o  Drivers' Championship
o  Constructors' Championship
o  Participations Matrix
o  Race Results
o  Poles and Fastest Laps
o  Line-Up
o  Calendar

Profiles
o  Drivers
o  Teams
o  Cars
o  Engines
o  Tyres
o  Lubricants
o  Entrants
o  Designers
o  Car Numbers
o  Sponsors
o  Events
o  Circuits

History
o  Drivers' Championships
o  Constructors' Championships
o  Race Results
o  All-Time Calendar

Statistics
o  Data Search

Other
o  Acknowledgments
o  Links
www.ChicaneF1.com
1949 Marseille GP
1948 British Empire Trophy

1949 British Empire Trophy

1949 Frontières GP
1950 British Empire Trophy
 XI  British Empire Trophy

Event Overview • Entry List
Qualifying Qualification
Race ClassificationFastest LapsLaps Led

Details
DateThursday 26 May 1949
Event British Empire Trophy
Circuit Douglas
Event FormatRace of 36 laps
ChampionshipNon-championship
Race number#10 of 24 in 1949
#93 (of all time)
Circuit
Laps36
Circuit Perimeter6244 m
Race Distance6244 × 36 + 6 = 224.790 km
Grid FormatUnknown
Pole PositionUnknown
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries14
Qualifiers1
Finishers13
Debutants
Bob Gerard (Driver),
David Hampshire (Driver),
Fred Ashmore (Driver),
Geoff Richardson (Driver),
George Nixon (Driver),
Guy Jason-Henry (Driver),
John Heath (Driver),
Johnny Claes (Driver),
   Peter Walker (Driver),
St John Horsfall (Driver),
Tony Rolt (Driver),
RRA (Car Manufacturer),
RRA (Engine Manufacturer),
Delahaye 135 (Car Model),
ERA A (Car Model),
RRA (Car Model)
MilestonesERA – 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Maserati – 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
 Bob Gerard – 1st Win (Driver)
 ERA – 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
 Reg Parnell – 1st Pole Position (Driver)
 Maserati – 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)

Results
 WinnerPole Position
Car NumberUnknownUnknown
Entrant--
Driver Bob Gerard Reg Parnell
Car ERA B Maserati 4CLT/48
EngineERAMaserati
Time1:57'563'06
Speed114.365 km/h120.852 km/h