John Barber is a British former Formula 1 driver, who competed in a single championship race in 1953. He drove for the works Cooper team in the opening round of that season in Argentina, finishing a respectable eighth place.

His best placing in a non-championship race was second in the Scottish National Trophy the year before, driving a privately entered Cooper.

Formula One World Championship Edit

Formula One Record Edit

Year Entrant Constructor WDC Points WDC Position


Cooper Car Company Cooper 0 NC

Career Statistics Edit

Entries 1
Starts 1
Pole Positions 0
Race Wins 0
Podiums 0
Fastest laps 0
Points 0

Career Results Edit

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Pts Pos
1953 Flag of Argentina 48-star U S flag Flag of the Netherlands Flag of Belgium Flag of France Flag of the United Kingdom Flag of Germany Flag of Switzerland Flag of Italy 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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