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Robert Paul Hawkins (12 October 1937 – 26 May 1969) was an Australian motor racing driver. The son of a racing motorcyclist-turned-church minister, Hawkins was a capable single-seater driver but really made his mark as an outstanding sports car competitor driving Ford GT40s and Lola T70s. In 1969 Hawkins was included in the FIA list of graded drivers, an elite group of 27 drivers who by their achievements were rated the best in the world.

Hawkins was hugely popular and known as Hawkeye; the son of a gentleman of the cloth he was a colourful character with a wide colourful vocabulary.[1] He was also famous for being one of two racers to crash into the harbour at the Monaco Grand Prix, He lost control at the chicane in the 1965 race, but was not injured.

Hawkins was killed while racing a Lola T70 sports car at a race at Oulton Park in 1969.

Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit

Formula One RecordEdit

Year Entrant Constructor WDC Points WDC Pos. Report
1965 United Kingdom John Willment Automobiles Brabham-Ford 0 NC Report
United Kingdom DW Racing Enterprises Lotus-Climax

Career ResultsEdit

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pts Pos
1965 Flag of South Africa 1928-1994 Flag of Monaco Flag of Belgium Flag of France Flag of the United Kingdom Flag of the Netherlands Flag of Germany Flag of Italy Flag of the United States Flag of Mexico 0 NC
9th 10th Ret


Key
Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1stWinner Ret Retired
2ndPodium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5thPoints finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14thNon-points finish TD Test driver
NCNon-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
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ReferencesEdit

  1. Peter Swinger, “Motor Racing Circuits in England : Then & Now" (Ian Allan Publishing, ISBN 0 7110 3104 5, 2008)

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