He took part in the Formula One Rand Grand Prix in 1963 and 1964, blowing the engine of his Cooper in the latter. He had entered the 1965 South African Grand Prix two weeks later, but he withdrew the entry before the meeting took place.
Clapham also wrote articles and columns in the South African motor sport press, both during and after his racing career, and later remained in the sport in various administrative capacities. He died in 2005 after a short illness.
Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit
Formula One Career RecordsEdit
Note: Italics denotes an entrant used only in non-championship races.
|Year||Entreat||Constructor||WDC Points||WDC Pos.||Report|
|1963||Scuderia Los Amigos||LDS-Climax||Non-Championship only|
|1964||Lawson Organisation||Cooper-Maserati||Non-Championship only|
Formula One Career ResultsEdit
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|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|
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