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 OverviewEdit

Formula One RecordEdit

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

Career ResultsEdit

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

Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1stWinner Ret Retired
2ndPodium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5thPoints finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14thNon-points finish TD Test driver
NCNon-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
ItalicsScored point(s) for Fastest Lap [+] More Symbols


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