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Cooper Car Company

The Cooper Car Company was founded in 1946 by Charles Cooper and his son John Cooper. [1]

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Alan Mann Racing

Alan Mann Racing was a British motor racing team organized by Alan Mann (22 August 1936 – 21 March 2012), who was a part-time racing driver and team manager.

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Alec Issigonis

Sir Alexander Arnold Constantine Issigonis (Αλέξανδρος Αρνόλδος Κωνσταντίνος Ισηγόνης) CBE, FRS, RDI (18 November 1906 – 2 October 1988) was a Greek (with British passport) designer of cars, widely noted for the groundbreaking and influential development of the Mini, launched by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) in 1959.

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Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A. is an Italian car manufacturer.

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Auto racing

Auto racing (also known as car racing, motor racing or automobile racing) is a sport involving the racing of automobiles for competition.

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Bernie Ecclestone

Bernard Charles "Bernie" Ecclestone (born 28 October 1930) is a British business magnate.

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BMW

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (Bavarian Motor Works), commonly known as BMW or BMW AG, is a German automobile, motorcycle and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916.

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Brabham

Motor Racing Developments Ltd., commonly known as Brabham, was a British racing car manufacturer and Formula One racing team.

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Brian Redman

Brian Herman Thomas Redman (born 9 March 1937 in Colne, Lancashire and educated at Rossall School, Fleetwood, Lancashire) is an English racing driver.

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British Leyland

British Leyland was an automotive engineering and manufacturing conglomerate formed in the United Kingdom in 1968 as British Leyland Motor Corporation Ltd (BLMC), following the merger of Leyland Motors and British Motor Holdings.

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British Motor Corporation

The British Motor Corporation Limited (BMC) was a UK-based vehicle manufacturer, formed in early 1952 to give effect to an agreed merger of the Morris and Austin businesses.

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British Racing Motors

British Racing Motors (BRM) was a British Formula One motor racing team.

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British Touring Car Championship

The British Touring Car Championship is a touring car racing series held each year in the United Kingdom, currently organized and administered by ToCA.

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Bruce McLaren

Bruce Leslie McLaren (30 August 1937 – 2 June 1970) was a New Zealand race-car designer, driver, engineer and inventor.

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Charles Cooper (motor manufacturer)

Charles Newton "Charlie" Cooper (14 October 1893 – 2 October 1964) was a British motorsport mechanic, designer and entrepreneur.

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Chris Amon

Christopher Arthur Amon (born 20 July 1943) is a former motor racing driver from New Zealand.

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Cooper T52

The Cooper T52 was the first series of Formula Junior racing cars produced by the Cooper Car Company, built for the 1960 racing season.

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Cooper T56

The Cooper T56 was the second series of Formula Junior racing cars offered by the Cooper Car Company.

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Cooper T59

The Cooper T59 was the third series Formula Junior racing car produced by the Cooper Car Company, designed for the 1962 season.

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Cooper T81

The Cooper T81 was one of the last Formula One racing cars produced by the Cooper Car Company.

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Cooper T86

The Cooper T86 was a Formula One racing car built by Cooper and first raced in 1967.

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Cosworth DFV

The DFV is an internal combustion engine that was originally produced by Cosworth for Formula One motor racing.

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Coventry Climax

Coventry Climax was a British forklift truck, fire pump, racing, and other speciality engine manufacturer.

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Eric Brandon

Eric Brandon (18 July 1920 in East Ham, Essex – 8 August 1982 in Gosport, Hampshire) was a motor racing driver and businessman.

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Fiat 500 "Topolino"

The Fiat 500, commonly known as "Topolino", is an Italian automobile model manufactured by Fiat from 1936 to 1955.

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Fiat Automobiles

FIAT (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino) is an Italian automaker which produces Fiat branded cars, and is part of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles through its subsidiary FCA Italy S.p.A.., the largest automobile manufacturer in Italy.

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Firestone Tire and Rubber Company

The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company is an American tire company founded by Harvey Samuel Firestone in 1900 to supply pneumatic tires for wagons, buggies, and other forms of wheeled transportation common in the era.

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Formula Junior

Formula Junior is an open wheel formula racing class first adopted in October 1958 by the CSI (International Sporting Commission, the part of the FIA that then regulated motorsports).

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Formula One

Formula One (also Formula 1 or F1) is the highest class of single-seat auto racing that is sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA).

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Formula Three

Formula Three, also called Formula 3 or F3, is a class of open-wheel formula racing.

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Formula Two

Formula Two, abbreviated to F2, was a type of open wheel formula racing first codified in 1948.

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Goodwood Circuit

Goodwood Circuit is a historic venue for both two- and four-wheeled motorsport in the United Kingdom.

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Gransden Lodge Airfield

Gransden Lodge Airfield is a former wartime airfield located west of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

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Guy Ligier

Guy Camille Ligier (12 July 1930 – 23 August 2015) was a French rugby player, racing driver and later a Formula One team owner.

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Harry Schell

Harry O'Reilly Schell (June 29, 1921 – May 13, 1960) was an American Grand Prix motor racing driver.

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Honda

is a Japanese public multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles and power equipment.

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Honda RA273

The Honda RA273 was a Formula One racing car used by the Honda team in the 1966 and 1967 Formula One seasons.

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Indianapolis 500

The Indianapolis 500 is an automobile race held annually at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana, an enclave suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, located in Speedway, Indiana, (an enclave suburb of Indianapolis) in the United States, is the home of the Indianapolis 500 and the Brickyard 400.

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Ivor Bueb

Ivor Léon John Bueb (6 June 1923, East Ham, London – 1 August 1959, Clermont-Ferrand, France) was a sports car racing and Formula One driver from England.

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JA Prestwich Industries

JA Prestwich Industries, was an English engineering company named after founder John Alfred Prestwich, which produced cinematographic equipment, internal combustion engines (for which the company was generally abbreviated to J.A.P.), and other examples of precision engineering.

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Jack Brabham

Sir John Arthur "Jack" Brabham,, (2 April 1926 – 19 May 2014) was an Australian racing driver who was Formula One champion in,, and.

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Jackie Stewart

Sir John Young "Jackie" Stewart, (born 11 June 1939) is a British former Formula One racing driver from Scotland.

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Jim Clark

James Clark, Jr OBE (4 March 1936 – 7 April 1968), known as Jim Clark, was a British Formula One racing driver from Scotland, who won two World Championships, in 1963 and 1965.

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Jim Russell (racing driver)

Jim Russell (born Herbert James Russell, 28 May 1920) is an English former racing driver, garage owner and founder of the Jim Russell Racing Driver School.

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Jo Siffert

Joseph Siffert (7 July 1936 – 24 October 1971) was a Swiss racing driver.

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Joakim Bonnier

Joakim "Jo" Bonnier (31 January 1930 – 11 June 1972) was a Swedish sportscar racing and Formula One driver who raced for various teams.

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Jochen Rindt

Karl Jochen Rindt (18 April 1942 – 5 September 1970) was a German-born racing driver who represented Austria during his career.

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John Cooper (car maker)

John Newton Cooper CBE (July 17, 1923 – December 24, 2000) was a co-founder, with his father Charles Cooper, of the Cooper Car Company.

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John Cooper Works

John Cooper Works (JCW) is a British-based company founded in 2000 by Michael Cooper, son of John Cooper, the racing car maker and tuner responsible for the original Mini Cooper.

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John Love (racing driver)

John Maxwell Lineham Love (7 December 1924 – 25 April 2005) was a racing driver from Rhodesia.

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John Surtees

John Surtees, (born 11 February 1934) is a British former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and Formula One driver.

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Juan Manuel Fangio

Juan Manuel Fangio Déramo (24 June 1911 – 17 July 1995), nicknamed El Chueco ("the bowlegged one", also commonly translated as "bandy legged") or El Maestro ("The Master"), was a racing car driver from Argentina.

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Ken Tyrrell

Robert Kenneth "Ken" Tyrrell (3 May 1924 – 25 August 2001) was a British Formula Two racing driver and the founder of the Tyrrell Formula One constructor.

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List of Formula One World Constructors' Champions

The Formula One World Constructors' Championship (WCC) is awarded by the FIA to the most successful Formula One constructor over a season, as determined by a points system based on Grand Prix results.

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Lola Cars

Lola Cars International Ltd. was a racing car engineering company founded in 1958 by Eric Broadley and based in Huntingdon, England.

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Ludovico Scarfiotti

Ludovico Scarfiotti (18 October 1933 – 8 June 1968) was a Formula One and sports car driver from Italy.

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Maserati

Maserati is an Italian luxury car manufacturer established on December 1, 1914, in Bologna.

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Maserati 250F

The Maserati 250F was a racing car made by Maserati of Italy used in '2.5 litre' Formula One racing between January 1954 and November 1960.

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Maurice Trintignant

Maurice Bienvenu Jean Paul Trintignant (30 October 1917, Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes, Vaucluse – 13 February 2005, Nîmes) was a motor racing driver and vintner from France.

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Mike Hawthorn

John Michael Hawthorn (10 April 1929 – 22 January 1959) was a British racing driver.

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Mini

The Mini is a small economy car made by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000.

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Mini (marque)

Mini (styled as MINI) is a British automotive marque owned by BMW which specialises in small cars.

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Mini Cooper

Mini Cooper may refer to.

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Monte Carlo Rally

The Monte Carlo Rally or Rallye Monte Carlo (officially Rallye Automobile Monte Carlo) is a rallying event organised each year by the Automobile Club de Monaco which also organises the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix and the Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique.

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Motorcycle

A motorcycle (also called a motorbike, bike, moto or cycle) is a two or three wheeled motor vehicle.

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Owen Maddock

Owen Richard Maddock (24 January 1925 – 19 July 2000) was a British engineer and racing car designer, who was chief designer for the Cooper Car Company between 1950 and 1963.

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Pedro Rodríguez (racing driver)

Pedro Rodríguez de la Vega (18 January 1940 – 11 July 1971) was a Mexican Grand Prix motor racing driver.

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Peter Collins (racing driver)

Peter John Collins (6 November 1931 – 3 August 1958) was a British racing driver from England.

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Privateer (motorsport)

In motorsport, a privateer is usually an entrant into a racing event that is not directly supported by an automobile manufacturer.

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Rallying

Rallying is a form of auto racing that takes place on public or private roads with modified production or specially built road-legal cars.

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Richie Ginther

Paul Richard "Richie" Ginther (Granada Hills,Richie Ginther Enters Times Grand Prix, Los Angeles Times, September 13, 1960, Page C1 California, August 5, 1930 – September 20, 1989 in France) was a racecar driver from the United States.

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Rob Walker Racing Team

Rob Walker Racing Team was a privateer team in Formula One during the 1950s and 1960s.

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Scuderia Ferrari

Scuderia Ferrari is the racing team division of the Ferrari automobile marque.

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Sports car racing

Sports car racing is a form of circuit auto racing with sports car that have two seats and enclosed wheels.

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Stirling Moss

Sir Stirling Craufurd Moss, (born 17 September 1929) is a British former Formula One racing driver.

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Surbiton

Surbiton is a suburban area of south-west London within the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.

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Surrey

Surrey is a county in the south east of England, one of the home counties bordering Greater London.

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Team Lotus

Team Lotus was the motorsport sister company of English sports car manufacturer Lotus Cars.

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Tony Maggs

Anthony Francis O'Connell "Tony" Maggs (9 February 1937 in Pretoria, South Africa – 2 June 2009) was a racing driver from South Africa.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Vanwall

Vanwall was a motor racing team and racing car constructor that was active in Formula One during the 1950s.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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1950 Monaco Grand Prix

The 1950 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 21 May 1950 at Monaco.

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1957 Monaco Grand Prix

The 1957 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 19 May 1957 at Monaco.

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1958 Argentine Grand Prix

The 1958 Argentine Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 19 January 1958 at Autodromo Municipal Ciudad de Buenos Aires Circuit.

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1966 French Grand Prix

The 1966 French Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Reims on July 3, 1966.

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1966 Mexican Grand Prix

The 1966 Mexican Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 23, 1966.

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1967 Mexican Grand Prix

The 1967 Mexican Grand Prix was a Formula One held at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 22, 1967.

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1967 South African Grand Prix

The 1967 South African Grand Prix was a Formula One race held at Kyalami on 2 January 1967.

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1967 United States Grand Prix

The 1967 United States Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on October 1, 1967 at the Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course in Watkins Glen, New York.

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1968 Belgian Grand Prix

The 1968 Belgian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at the Spa-Francorchamps Circuit on 9 June 1968.

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1968 Monaco Grand Prix

The 1968 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at the Monte Carlo Circuit on May 26, 1968.

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1968 Spanish Grand Prix

The 1968 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Jarama Circuit on May 12, 1968.

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1969 Monaco Grand Prix

The 1969 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at the Circuit de Monaco on May 18, 1969.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cooper_Car_Company

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