R D Biss

R.D. Biss

Roger Biss and his brother (Rodney?) ran Biss Bros Coaches in Bishops Stortford. 

He was a regular in his Cooper Mk VI through 1952 and '53.

At Crystal Palace in July 1953, where he finished second in his heat for the Elizabethan Trophy.

For 1954 transferred his allegiance to a Bristol engined one-off sports car called Warrior in which he first appeared at the Goodwood Members’ May Day Meeting

Some results for Mr Biss

Brighton Speed Trials 6th September 1952, 3rd.

Brands Hatch 12th October 1952, 1st in Junior heat, 3rd in final.


Brands Hatch 7th April 1953 Easter Meeting, 1st in Easter 20 heat, 2nd in final.

Snetterton 18th April 1953, 5th.

Silverstone 16th May 1953, 6th.

Brands Hatch 14th June 1953, 3rd in Open Challenge heat, 5th in Senior race.

Crystal Palace 11th July 1953, 2nd in Elizabethan Trophy heat

Snetterton 25th July 1953, DNF

Silverstone 5th September 1953, 2nd in heat 1, 4th overall

Snetterton 12th September 1953, 4th

Silverstone 10th October 1953, 4th

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