Graham Whitehead (15 April 1922 in Harrogate, England, United Kingdom – 15 January 1981 in Lower Basildon, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom) was a British racing driver who only took part in the 1952 British Grand Prix. He finished in 12th place, which did not score any points. He even competed in a few non-Championship Formula One races. He co-drove no.37, one of the Bristol 450 team at Le Mans in 1953 with Lance Macklin.

In 1951, he started racing his half-brother Peter's ERA. In 1952, he raced in his Formula 2 Alta in the British Grand Prix. However, he didn't compete in any other F1 Grands Prix. He managed to finish second at 1958 24 Hours of Le Mans, which was two weeks before an accident on the Tour de France in which Peter was killed. Graham was to able to escape serious injury, and continued racing with an Aston Martin and Ferrari 250GT, until he retired at the end of 1961.[1]

Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit

F1 Career RecordEdit

Year Entrant Team Pts WDC Pos. Report
1952 Peter Whitehead Alta 0 NC Report

Career StatisticsEdit

Entries 1
Starts 1
Pole Positions 0
Front Row Starts 0
Race Wins 0
Podiums 0
Fastest laps 0
Points 0
Laps Raced 80
Distance Raced 376.880 km (234 mi)
Races Led 0
Laps Led 0
Distance Led 0.000 km (0 mi)

Career ResultsEdit

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Pts Pos
1952 Flag of Switzerland 48-star U S flag Flag of Belgium Flag of France Flag of the United Kingdom Flag of Germany Flag of the Netherlands Flag of Italy NC 0

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


  1. "Graham Whitehead". ESPN. Retrieved 15 January 2015.

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