Robert Bell

Robert Bell
Robert started with an Iota, probably Frank Aikens car, in 1951 and achieved some respectable results including:

Boreham 30th June 1951, 3rd in handicap

Croft 28th July 1951, 3rd in heat

Gamston 6th August 1951, 4th


Brough 12th April 1952, 1st in heat of scratch race, 2nd in heat and 2nd in final of handicap

Brands Hatch 14th April 1952 London Trophy, 3rd in heat and 6th in final

Brands Hatch 4th August 1952, 3rd in heat

Brough 5th October 1952, 1st in heat and 3rd in final of handicap

For 1953, he transferred to a Cooper:

Brough 3rd April 1953, 1st in heat and 2nd in handicap final

Brands Hatch 7th April 1953 Easter Meeting, 2nd in heat and 1st in final of Easter 20, 4th in Easter handicap. 5th in heat and 6th in Easter open final

Brands Hatch 24th May 1953 Coronation Trophy, 1st in consolation race

after a break he returns in 1957, driving a Cooper Mk VIII

Cadwell Park 5th August 1957, 1st in heat

Mallory Park 6th August 1957, 3rd in heat


Full Sutton 5th April 1958, 1st

Mallory Park 7th April 1958, 3rd

Silverstone 4th May 1958 Daily Express Trophy, DNF

Silverstone 10th May 1958, 3rd in heat, DNF in final

Full Sutton 12th July 1958, 1st

Silverstone 19th July 1958 British Grand Prix, 13th

Cadwell Park 4th August 1958, 6th

Silverstone 9th August 1958 Commander Yorke Trophy, 2nd in pump fuel class

Oulton Park 20th September 1958, DNF

Charterhall 28th September 1958, 3rd

Catterick 4th October 1958, 3rd

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