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Driver
See also: Entrant, Team

Ken Wharton

 
Include non-championship races

Details
Full NameKenneth Wharton
Date of BirthWednesday 1 March 1916
Date of DeathSaturday 12 January 1957
Age of Death40 years, 10 months, 11 days
Born
Stafford
England
Great Britain
F1 Career
Active Years1952 - 1955
Races Contested
16  
Wins0
2nd Places0
3rd Places0
4th Places1
5th Places0
6th Places1
Average ClassificationMedian: 8, Mean: 7.38, Standard deviation: 0.56
Retirements7
Disqualifications0
Failures to start1
Failures to qualify0
Pole Positions0
Highest Qualifying Position7th
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 14, Mean: 13.44, Standard deviation: 1.13
Fastest Laps0
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 19, Mean: 19.00, Standard deviation: 0.00
Races Led0
Debut1952 Swiss GP
Last Race1955 Italian GP
Drivers' Championships
1952 - 13th   
(3 points)
1953 - Not Classified
  
1954 - Not Classified
1955 - Not Classified
Total Points Scored3
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At Retirement1. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
2. Most 8th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP
Records Ever Broken1. Highest 4th Place Finish Ratio (100.00%) – set at 1952 Swiss GP,
2. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1952 Dutch GP,
3. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1952 Italian GP,
4. Most 9th Place Finishes (1) – set at 1952 Italian GP,
5. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1952 Italian GP,
6. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 Dutch GP,
7. Most 9th Place Finishes (1) – set at 1953 Dutch GP,
8. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 Dutch GP,
9. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
10. Most 9th Place Finishes (1) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
11. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
12. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 British GP,
13. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 British GP,
14. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
15. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1953 Italian GP,
16. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 Italian GP,
17. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 British GP,
18. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1954 British GP,
19. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 German GP,
20. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1954 German GP,
21. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
22. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
23. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
24. Most 8th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
25. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
26. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
27. Most 8th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Harry Schell
3
1955
Team RacesYears
Frazer-Nash
4
1952
Ken Wharton
5
1953
BRM
5
1954
Vanwall
2
1955
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Frazer-Nash
3
1952
Cooper
6
1952 - 1953
Maserati
5
1954
Vanwall
2
1955
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Bristol
9
1952 - 1953
Maserati
5
1954
Vanwall
2
1955
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Pirelli
5
1954
EntrantRacesYears
Scuderia Franera
4
1952
Ken Wharton
5
1953
Owen Racing Organisation
5
1954
Vandervell Products
2
1955
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
H J Adlington
3
1952
Owen Maddock
8
1952 - 1953, 1955
Vittorio Bellentani
5
1954
Gioacchino Colombo
5
1954
Car ModelRacesYears
Frazer-Nash FN48
2
1952
Frazer-Nash 421
1
1952
Cooper T20
1
1952
Cooper T23
5
1953
Maserati 250F
5
1954
Vanwall 55
2
1955
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 22
1
1952
Car 36
1
1952
Car 34
1
1952
Car 40
2
1952 - 1953
Car 32
1
1953
Car 16
1
1953
Car 20
1
1953
Car 30
1
1953
Car 42
1
1954
Car 8
1
1954
Car 17
1
1954
Car 18
1
1954
Car 28
2
1954 - 1955
Car 44
1
1955

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