Michael Henderson "Mike" Spence (30 December 1936, Croydon, Surrey – 7 May 1968, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States) was a British racing driver from England. He participated in 37 Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on 8 September 1963. He achieved 1 podium, and scored a total of 27 championship points. He also participated in numerous non-Championship Formula One races, as well as sports car and Indianapolis racing.
Spence was killed during practice for the 1968 Indianapolis 500.
Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit
Formula One RecordEdit
Note: Italics denotes an entrant used only in non-championship races.
|Year||Entrant||Team||WDC Points||WDC Pos.||Report|
|1961||Emeryson Cars||Emeryson-Climax||Non-Championship Only|
|Reg Parnell Racing||Lotus-BRM|
|1967||Owen Racing Organisation||BRM||9||10th||Report|
|Reg Parnell Racing|
|1968||Owen Racing Organisation||BRM||0||NC||Report|
|1||1965 Race of Champions|
|2||1966 South African Grand Prix|
|Complete Formula One results|
|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|
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