Bruce McLaren

Bruce McLaren was a F1 driver from New Zealand who founded the McLaren team. He raced in the Formula 1 World Championship between 1958 and 1970 and won 4 Grands Prix during his career. In 1960 he finished runner-up in the Drivers World Championship. He was tragically killed whilst testing a Can-Am car at Goodwood in England in June 1970.

PROFILE

Nationality: New Zealander

Date of Birth: 30/08/1937

Place of Birth: Auckland

Died: 02/06/1970

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 0

Race Wins: 4

Pole Positions: 0

Front Row Starts: 7

Fastest Laps: 3

Podiums: 27

Points: 196.5

Grands Prix Entered: 104

Grands Prix Started: 100

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st