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Dennis Joseph Taylor (June 12, 1921 – June 2, 1962) was a British racing driver. Taylor was a pub landlord from Eltham, Kent and an enthusiastic sports car and Formula Junior racer.

Taylor competed in 500cc Formula 3 from 1952 to 1954. His single World Championship Formula One entry was at the 1959 British Grand Prix driving his Formula 2 Lotus 12, and he failed to qualify.

He was killed in the Formula Junior race at Monte Carlo in 1962, after crashing his Lola exiting the tunnel.

Formula One Statistical Overview[]

Formula One Record[]

Year Team WDC Points WDC Pos.
1959 Lotus-Climax 0 NC


Career Results[]

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Pts Pos
1959 Flag of Monaco.svg 48-star U S flag.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Italy.svg US flag 49 stars.svg 0 NC
DNQ


Key
Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1st Winner Ret Retired
2nd Podium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5th Points finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14th Non-points finish TD Test driver
NC Non-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
Italics Scored point(s) for Fastest Lap [+] More Symbols

Notes[]



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