Johann Juan. Mayers was killed instantly. Tourist Trophy races, best known and most demanding of the European motorcycle races. By vividly recounting the TT's legendary rivalries and the Isle of Man's unique road racing history, this 3D feature documentary will discover why modern TT riders still risk their lives to win the world's most dangerous race. World Sports Car Championship, however it was the first championship race following the horrendous tragedy at Le Mans.It was also the Golden Jubilee year for the Tourist Trophy. Joining the retired list were Chris Lawrence’s Morgan Plus Four (bent exhaust valve and ignition trouble), Jon Derisley’s Lotus Elite (lack of oil pressure) and Frank Gardner’s Lotus Elan (rear axle). High quality Tourist Trophy gifts and merchandise. 3:47. Tourist Trophy: The Real Riding Simulator (ツーリスト・トロフィー, Tsūrisuto Torofī) is a 2006 motorcycle racing video game.It was designed by Polyphony Digital, the developers of the popular Gran Turismo auto racing series. Hoping to keep the championship alive, Officine Alfieri Maserati sent two of their 300S and an A6GCS over. [2][3], In qualifying, the number 10 Mercedes-Benz of Moss and Fitch emerged with the fastest lap. 23 sec. Ballaugh Bridge is a small jump riders take at around 30mph. Salvadori did well to finish on the same lap as the leaders in third place although well behind. As there was an obvious threat of rain, this motivated the drivers to push a little harder at the beginning of the race than normal for a seven-hour event. The position therefore is that the Scrutineers have refused to accept an increase of one inch in the width of the wheel rim but were prepared to overlook a reduction of four inches in the track. Semaine du 9 au 15 novembre 2020 . He set the fastest lap of the race, averaging a speed of nearly 95 mph. Ferrari were represented by two 250 […] To make matters worse, the race started in warm conditions, but it would not remain dry. Hill brought his Ferrari into the pits on his 46th lap and took on 10 gallons of fuel and a large quantity of water, leaving after 1 min. Gran Turismo doesn't deal with wipeouts and crashes, but Tourist Trophy sure does. Manufacturers were only awarded points for their highest finishing car with no points awarded for positions filled by additional cars. and dropped him to 10th place. [10], With a lead of one and a half minutes, the right rear tyre on Moss's 300 SLR began to throw its tread and tore through the rear-end bodywork. There was no margin for error. 29 sec). Fabrice Miguet né le 29 juillet 1969, est le fils unique de Gabriel et Yvette Miguet1. Smith plowed straight into Mayers and perished just a little while later. In the first two laps, a total of nine cars were eliminated due to accidents. While you have a viewpoint that's essentially a bumper-cam, there's one from the rider's perspective that's amazingly cool. Only the best 4 results out of the 7 races could be retained by each manufacturer. [8][9], Meanwhile, Moss was strong right from the start, as was Hawthorn. Mercedes driver John Fitch had already publicly criticized the safety of the Dundrod circuit. Another great thing about racing bikes is the first-person view. Both cars were the 3.8-litre DB4GT machines used at Le Mans; McLaren’s reputed to be the one bent by Kimberley at the Brands Hatch race and still not handling as well as its stablemate. Ireland was really going motor racing and treated the spectators, of whom there were fewer than for several years, to some thrilling if not hairy motoring which produced two more spins at Woodcote before the Tourist Trophy finished. Sa scolarité s'effectue au collège de Trégaro à Gacé, ESAT (École Secondaire agricole et technique) de Giel puis l'Institut Lemonnier à Caen. Parkes made the shortest pit-stop of the race just before Hill’s refuelling stop to replace a radiator cap in six seconds flat. View all the Trophies here 2:31. First involved with Lotus at Arai, his innovations may just have…. The one and only incident occurred at 2.15 p.m. when Tony Hitchcock’s GTO Ferrari left the circuit at Madgwick and overturned, Hitchcock being removed to hospital although the badly damaged Ferrari remained embedded in the bank as a grisly reminder to other drivers. The Cooper-Climax T39 of Jim Mayers, who was sharing the car with Jack Brabham, hit a concrete pillar and the car immediately burst into a ball of flame. The latest news, updates and more straight to your inbox. Incredibly dangerous, the combination of fast cars and narrow lanes still made for some entertaining action. With unrivaled physics and graphics, the developers of the best-selling "Gran Turismo" franchise have captured the fluid movement of man and machine, featuring perfected handling and rider perspective. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. Four Jaguar E-types actually started with two other E-types entered by Peter Sutcliffe and the German pair, Lindner and Nocker, non-starting. Porsche Carrera 2-litre: J. R. Stoop. Il y obtient un baccalauréat professionnel de tourneur-fraiseur1. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Ferrari’s fourth successive victory Entries for the R.A.C.’s Tourist Trophy, organised by the B.A.R.C on the 2.4-mile (3.86-kilometre) Goodwood circuit, on Saturday, August 24th, were as well up to the expectations of a race that has now lost much of its colour and importance with the passing of time. However, this did not stop Ireland from having a go at passing Parkes, thus getting back onto the same lap and the two cars were side by side into the chicane with Parkes trying to force Ireland off his line. A grand total of 64 racing cars were registered for this event, of which 55 arrived for practice and qualifying. [6], As the flag dropped, it was Moss who led the incredible array of cars around the County Antrim countryside. The International Isle of Man Tourist Trophy Race je motocyklový závod, který se jezdí na šedesátikilometrovém okruhu Snaefell Mountain Course na britském ostrově Man, start i cíl je v Douglasu.Byl založen v roce 1907, protože v korunní dependenci Man neplatil na rozdíl od zbytku Británie zákon omezující rychlost jízdy. ), Bruce McLaren (1 min. Le TT, le fameux Tourist Trophy de l’Île de Man (en mer d’Irlande), a fait une nouvelle victime, le pilote britannique Daley Mathison (27 ans). Not a memorable event by any means and rather spoilt for me by the poorly organised catering facilities and extortionate prices charged for foodstuffs.—E. It was also the fifth round of the F.I.A. The John Coombs’ and Tommy Atkins’ E-types were both fitted with the ZF 5-speed gearbox and were driven by Jack Sears and Roy Salvadori respectively. scrutineers on the grounds of there being too little clearance between the steering arms and the wheels although Jack Sears did take out one of the Cobras during the Thursday practice session; recording a time of 1 min. Briefly, the up to 2,000 c.c. 3 juin 2019 : Daley Mathison (27 ans, Angleterre) décède à la suite de sa chute à Snugborough lors du 3 e tour de la course Superbike. Suivre les courses du Tourist Trophy à travers les comptes-rendus de Moto-Net.Com, c'est bien. Tourist Trophy 2013 “Feeling U” by AlexBeroza . for the first time. It was clear that the cars of that day were out-pacing the roads upon which they were competing. Amongst their line-up were Jean Behra and Luigi Musso. Once the mechanics got the engine started, a furious Collins set off after the pack. CU Stirling Moss in grid before race, he has entrants badge on his arm but he is not taking part. "Tourist Trophy 1955 - Entry List - Racing Sports Cars", "Tourist Trophy - Race Profile, History, Photos", http://www.teamdan.com/archive/wsc/1995/55tt.html, "Tourist Trophy 1955 - Racing Sports Cars", "Tourist Trophy 1955 - Race Results - Racing Sports Cars", "ICNSCC Kent [AP+BP+CP+DP+EP+FP] 1965 - Racing Sports Cars", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1955_RAC_Tourist_Trophy&oldid=986501459, Articles with dead external links from February 2019, Articles with permanently dead external links, Articles with dead external links from May 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 1 November 2020, at 07:36. The Isle of Man TT or Tourist Trophy races are an annual motorcycle sport event run on the Isle of Man in May/June of most years since its inaugural race in 1907.The event is often called one of the most dangerous racing events in the world.. Overview. 1,3 K J’aime. Directed by Richard De Aragues. It was Ireland who had the better of the dispute, coming out of the chicane just that little bit quicker to storm away down the straight. Alongside them was the Hawthorn/Titterington Jaguar. 14/11 Les dates des différentes courses à Oliver's Mount dans page 01 Infos Road Races 2020/2021 N°2 Somebody started the rumour that the wide section tyres had been replaced on Ireland’s car and the flock of officials, scrutineers and nosey parkers had to be seen to be believed when Ireland made his next pit-stop! Mais tout a viré au cauchemar, à tel point que le pilote anglais ne courra pas le prochain Ulster GP et ne roulera plus... sur Honda cette année. Game description: Experience the true essence of motorcycle racing in Tourist Trophy, the real riding simulator. Aston Martin were represented by two David Brown entries for Bruce McLaren and Innes Ireland, with Bill Kimberley as the reserve driver. 27.6 sec), Innes Ireland and Roy Salvadori (1 min. Dana. M.G. This explosion caught out the approaching William Smith, at the wheel of a Connaught AL/SR. But, all of a sudden, Hawthorn came to a screeching halt, just a few miles from the finish line. A veteran of over 150 films and productions, including two directed…, James Penrose has been at the forefront of technical innovations in F1 crash helmet design since the late '80s. The podium was complete by the other 300SLR, that of von Trips and Simon, two laps adrift. in hand from Graham Hill, then Salvadori, Sears, McLaren, Piper, Protheroe and Ireland. 4 juin 2018 : Adam Lyon (26 ans, Écosse) décède des suites d'un crash pendant le troisième tour de la première course Supersport. For a better experience, keep your browser up to date. The canny Scot was not putting up with this and kept his line, Ferrari and Aston Martin coming through together at so slow a pace that smaller cars, overtaken in the heat of the battle were left queuing at the entrance. Il disputait son premier Tourist Trophy. Every May and June the Isle of Man, a tiny country between England and Ireland, turns into motorcycle nirvana as the world’s greatest road racers gather to test themselves against the incredible ‘Mountain Course’ Their closest championship rivals, Jaguar, brought just one D-Type to Northern Ireland for Mike Hawthorn and Desmond Titterington. T.V.R.-M.G. The Isle of Man TT is run in a time-trial format on public roads closed to the public by an Act of Tynwald (the parliament of the Isle of Man). The third Mercedes, of von Trips and Simon, would start the race from seventh. Ireland’s unscheduled pit-stop cost him 59 sec. Next HD Full throttle – Death @ TT Isle of Man (IOMTT) Road Racing. Still, Hawthorn and Titterington managed to hold off Mercedes, turning some truly fast laps around the Dundrod circuit.[13]. [4], Following an accident in practice, the Ferrari 857 Monza of Gendebien and Gregory did not start. 27.4 sec. [7], While everyone was looking forward to a Mercedes/Jaguar duel, the Tourist Trophy was marred by tragedy, within the first few laps of the race. The narrow section tyres were not helping very much and this early spin had worn flats on the Aston Martin’s tyres, necessitating all four wheels being changed. Meanwhile, the Aston Martin DB3S of Peter Walker and Dennis Poore were the best of the English entrants, finishing in fourth place, with the best of the works-Maserati further behind in fifth. C’est une course aussi célèbre que dangereuse: le Trophy Tourist de l’île de Man.Lundi, un pilote est mort après avoir perdu le contrôle de sa moto lors du troisième tour. Lotus Elites: C. Hunt, M. Beckwith and J. Derisley. No difficulty arose in either case with the Scrutineers. L. W. A race victory is already a glorious occasion but when that win comes on home soil, there's an added feeling of triumph that goes with it. class consisted of the following cars and drivers: Lotus Elans: J. Whitmore, G. Warner and Frank Gardner. The Jaguar's engine seized, leaving the Coventry marque without any hope of winning the race, or even finishing. It was also the Golden Jubilee year for the Tourist Trophy. Second place went to Fangio, for the second year in a row, and Kling, one lap down. while a water leak was traced and repaired. As a result, car number 10 (Daimler-Benz AG), took an impressive victory, winning in a time of 7hrs 03:11 mins., averaging a speed of 88.321 mph. It's easy to make your bike lean too far and flip out, with the game switching to … The retirement of the Jaguar led to Mercedes being able to take a sweep of the top three positions. Although the Aston Martins had the speed to stay with the Ferraris, in respect of Ireland equalling the lap record in the early stages of the race, they lacked the staying power and McLaren’s Aston Martin was visibly slowing and sounding off-tune. Il est vendeur de motoculteurs puis de pièces moto et magasinier en entrepôt frigorifique1. Championship points were awarded for the first six places in each race in the order of 8-6-4-3-2-1. Graham Hill slowly pulled back those 30 sec. Although slowed by the damage and weather conditions, Moss and Fitch had been unable to close down the gap enough to be able to challenge for the lead. For the first time the Ulster T.T. It has been possible to fit wheels of the earlier pattern but the result of this is that the track of the car is reduced by four inches compared with the specification quoted on the form of homologation. First run in 1907 on the Isle of Man off the northwestern coast of England, the race attracted many riders from all over England and the European continent. It is necessary to stress that this is against the recommendations of Dunlop which were made in the interests of safety and progress.”. Scuderia Ferrari entered a pair of Ferrari 857 Monzas for regulars Eugenio Castellotti and Piero Taruffi, and Umberto Maglioli and Maurice Trintignant, alongside a 750 Monza for the partnership of Olivier Gendebien and Masten Gregory. 16/11 On reparle des Diamond Races sur l'île de Wight, on les avait présentées en juillet sur www.tourist-trophy.fr dans page 01 Infos Road Races 2020/2021 N°2 . A Ferrari was in third place, driven by Gendebien and Gregory, followed by Fangio/Kling. Moteurs, action. The slow 250 GT Speciale Ferrari of Kerrison had changed hands as a result of Kerrison receiving a burnt foot and was now circulating with Peter Sutcliffe at the wheel. Whilst this was taking place Parkes, who had dropped back some 30 yards by this stage, came through to lead. [12], Once the repairs had been made to the number 10 300SLR, Moss and Fitch managed to bring the car up to second place overall behind the sole works Jaguar D-Type. In addition four reserves were allowed to start, these being the Lotus Elites of T. J. Threlfell, M. Johnson and R. Nathan and the Lotus Elan of C. A. C. Hodgson, thus making a field of 31 starters. Other Ferraris came from David Piper (GTO), the White Russian, Prince Zourab Tchkotoua, who entered a 250 GTO for the American Tony Hitchcock to drive, Roger Penske (250 LM) and Chris Kerrison’s Drogo-bodied 250 GT Speciale. Regarder les résumés des six courses solo de 2019 (2 Superbike, 2 Supersport, Superstock et Lightweight) en vidéo grâce aux organisateurs... c'est bien, aussi ! After what must have been an astonishing first lap, he had climbed up to 14th. Victory for the Italian marque would put them in a strong position to win a third successive title. Pip Arnold’s Morgan came into the pits at 2.07 p.m. and lost nearly 14 min. Of course, two of those were fatal, but then on lap 35, Richard Manwaring lost control of his Elva-Climax Mk I and crashed off the track. Crash Bandicoot: Warped has 27 Trophies. Celle-ci est intervenue samedi soir dernier, lors des essais de la Skerries 100, course du même type que le Tourist Trophy, organisée chaque premier week-end de juillet dans le comté de Dublin. became a straightforward, simple race, in which the first car to cover 84 laps of the Dundrod circuit would be adjudged the winner of the Tourist Trophy, presented by the R.A.C. Check here for latest versions. [11], As the rain began to fall on the Irish countryside, the accidents kept on coming. Related Videos. McLaren SLR vs. CBR 1000RR Repsol. [14][15][16], One of the outstanding drives of the race came from Peter Collins, whose Aston Martin DB3S was left stranded at the start due to a seized starter motor. Lola-Ford after a race-long scrap with Dennis Hulme’s Repco-Brabham-Ford. Accordingly all the wheels were rebuilt to the new specification and the cars were raced in this condition at Le Mans and at Brands Hatch. [5], The race was held over 84 laps of the 7.416 miles Dundrod Circuit, giving a distance of 622.936 miles. LS The start and various times during Goodwood Tourist Trophy motor race including a crash. And, despite the deaths, the crowd remained, watching Hawthorn and Titterington trying to hold off Moss and Fitch. Ireland continued his rapid motoring with the Aston Martin and soon came upon Parkes’ second-place Ferrari which had a lap up on Ireland. CU Graham Hill adjusting shin-strap of helmet, turns towards camera and grins from under his dark glasses. Le Tourist Trophy de l'île de Man est une course de moto qui se déroule sur les routes de l'île de Man pendant la première semaine du mois de juin. Sign-up now for access to a limited number of articles. For Tourist Trophy on the PlayStation 2, GameFAQs has 241 cheat codes and secrets. The Isle of Man TT is the ultimate 'must see it' event for motorsport fans across the globe. TT Tourist Trophy Isle of Man - Test about Electric Bike vs Motorbike ! However, Ireland practised with the large section wheels and Equalled Graham Hill’s best time of 1 min. The delay in removing him to hospital was notable. Leading the up to 2-litre class was Whitmore’s Elan but his race ended when the car lost a front wheel at Madgwick and Graham Warner took up the 2-litre leadership, but his luck lasted little longer than Warner; the Elan expired in a cloud of smoke at Fordwater with a seized differential allowing Mike Beckwith to come through to lead in Chris Barber’s Elite and eventually to win the class. World Sports Car Championship, however it was the first championship race following the horrendous tragedy at Le Mans. The car were to be driven by Juan Manuel Fangio and Karl Kling, Stirling Moss and John Fitch, and André Simon joined by team newcomer Wolfgang von Trips. Second was Richard Attwood’s M.R.P. The 1955 RAC Tourist Trophy took place on 18 September, on the roads around Dundrod, (County Antrim, Northern Ireland). Other visitors to the pits included Chris Kerrison’s slow 250 GT Speciale which had one plug lead adrift and other ignition troubles which dogged Kerrison for much of the race. [1], From West Germany, Daimler-Benz AG entered three of their Mercedes-Benz 300SLRs to tackle the 7.41 mile circuit. With the finish in sight, the Jaguar remained in the lead ahead of the Mercedes, despite everything that Moss and Fitch could do, the Jaguar was just too far out of reach. in fifth place. The 1955 RAC Tourist Trophy took place on 18 September, on the roads around Dundrod, (County Antrim, Northern Ireland).It was also the fifth round of the F.I.A. : T. Entwistle. Going into the race, Ferrari were leading the Manufacturers Championship by four points from Jaguar. The mechanics set to work changing the tyre and pulling away some of the dangling bodywork. Supporting and preceding the Tourist Trophy was a 21-lap Formula Junior Race led from start to finish by Peter Arundell in the Ron Harris-Team Lotus Lotus 27, who also set up a new lap record above 100 m.p.h. Despite this, the German marque would finish in the first three places. 31 sec. The 1.45 p.m. grid start lacked the excitement of the hustle and bustle of the Le Mans start, now banned by the R.A.C., but nevertheless the whine of the 12-cylinder Ferraris and the harsher blasts of the 6-cylinder Aston Martins and Jaguars mingling with the screams of the 4-cylinder cars augured for an exciting three hours of racing as the field streamed out into the countryside towards Fordwater and St. Mary’s. That aspect alone makes Tourist Trophy worth the price of admission -- though, again, I hope the crash animations improve. The two Aston Martins also had scrutineer trouble and the statement released by their press agents a few days after the race is given in part form below: “When Dunlop introduced the new R6 racing tyre they advised Aston Martin that the width of the wheel rim must be increased. Belfast, September 17th. Dix-huit ans après son légendaire oncle Joey, et dix ans après son père Robert, William Dunlop est décédé des suites d'une chute à moto. When the leading car had completed 50 laps the position was as follows: Parkes, Hill, McLaren, Sears, G. Hill, Penske, Piper, Ireland, Protheroe, Lumsden, etc., the first five drivers all being on the same lap. The deaths of two more drivers shortly after the horrific events previously at Le Mans only added to the numbness for many. With Guy Martin, Ian Hutchinson, John McGuinness, Michael Dunlop. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Entries for the R.A.C.’s Tourist Trophy, organised by the B.A.R.C on the 2.4-mile (3.86-kilometre) Goodwood circuit, on Saturday, August 24th, were as well up to the expectations of a race that has now lost much of its colour and importance with the passing of time. Isle of man TT 2016 High Speed - Tourist Trophy ♚ Road Race single track by 2013-FeytV6SlfKw. Twenty minutes later McLaren was in again, this time for good. The Isle of Man TT is the ultimate 'must see it' event for motorsport fans across the globe. Midgets: S. A. Turner-Ford GT: Wing Commander K. W. Mackenzie. The two E types of Sears and Salvadori trailed a short distance behind whilst David Piper (GTO), Roger Penske (250 LM), Peter Lumsden (Jaguar E), Dick Protheroe (Jaguar E) and John Whitmore in Stirling Moss’s Lotus Elan, fitted with an unusual-looking hard-top, followed through in tight formation. The Isle of Man TT Races. Previous Motorcycle Crash Compilation 2014 HD. It was clear that Mercedes were ‘gifted’ the race. At the scrutineering prior to the Tourist Trophy the same R.A.C. Fabrice Miguet souhaitait devenir pilote de chas… This list is of fatal accidents on the Isle of Man TT Mountain Course used for the Isle of … The remaining two E-types were Peter Lumsden’s (reserve driver: Peter Sargent) and Dick Protheroe’s fast-back model, “CUT 7.”. The two Willment-entered A.C. Cobras, for whom drivers were to be nominated fell foul of the R.A.C. Ballaugh Bridge - Isle of Man - Tourist Trophy Race. A Hard-Fought Victory for Mercedes-Benz . Category: Crashes, Crazy. Grand_Potam. The position remained unaltered at the front until 10 laps had been completed and then Ireland, who was really in form with the Aston Martin, attempted to overtake Hill’s Ferrari at Woodcote; the Aston Martin spun completely round several times, forcing Hill to motor several yards on the grass to miss the rotating Ireland. Having lost a lot of time, Moss and his co-driver Fitch drove flat-out in an effort to catch up with Hawthorn, and with it a shot at the win. Hawthorn pushed his Jaguar D-Type as hard as he had when he won at Le Mans. Morgan Plus Fours: C. J. Lawrence, P. H. Arnold, and A. Dence. Points earned but not counted towards the championship totals are listed within brackets in the above table. But with so many cars, on such a tight and dangerous circuit, racing at high speed, on par with Le Mans, the TT was balancing between safety and catastrophic danger. At 4.02 p.m. McLaren brought the Aston Martin into the pits and two gallons of oil had to be poured into the car before the oil pressure gauge began to show signs of life. MAD SUNDAY Isle of Man TT Crash 6_6_2010 Tourist Trophy. Hill managed to regain the circuit without dropping any more places and Ireland was away again in third place but still as determined as ever that neither of the Ferraris should get away. With works entries also from the likes of Aston Martin and Porsche, an incredible fifteen manufactures were represented in the field. Incredibly, Moss managed to bring the car back to the pits, even with the damaged bodywork and shredded tyre. In the lead was Graham Hill with Mike Parkes in close company but as soon as the cars appeared again Ireland’s Aston Martin had split the two Ferraris and McLaren had moved up to complete the Ferrari-Aston-Ferrari-Aston sandwich. High quality Isle Of Man Tourist Trophy gifts and merchandise. Ferrari were represented by two 250 GTO cars for Mike Parkes and Graham Hill from the John Coombs/Maranello Concessionaires combine; Parkes’ car being the slightly older, off-white liveried machine, that he has used with considerable success throughout the season, whilst Hill’s car was the later GTO which made its debut at Goodwood only a few months ago and bore the works’ colours and insignia. By lap 31, Collins had caught and passed Fangio for third before handing the car over to Tony Brooks, who was only able to complete a few laps before the Aston's engine expired.[17]. Tim Mayer’s Cooper collided with the chicane when a brake caliper sheared, the young American being knocked unconscious by the impact. To access your subscription or free account. Whether the win was…, Fans and people in motor sport are right to be outraged that nothing seems to have been done after an F1 driver posted a video of him groping a woman.…, Claude Brasseur, French actor and 1983 Dakar-winning co-driver to Jacky Ickx, has passed away at the age of 84. Every May and June the Isle of Man, a tiny country between England and Ireland, turns into motorcycle nirvana as the world’s greatest road racers gather to test themselves against the incredible ‘Mountain Course’ - a 37.73 mile beast of a course carved out of the island’s public roads. 27 sec., a speed of 99.31 m.p.h., but he was moved to the second row of the grid as a result of using these larger tyres; the first two rows of the grid therefore containing Graham Hill, Mike Parkes (1 min. Crazy motorcyclist in the streets of Brazil GoPro HD PART 2. 0:32. As a result of this crash, a third driver lost his life. on Parkes and by the 107th lap he was only a matter of yards behind and on the 109th lap as the two Ferraris slowed for some slower cars the reigning World Champion moved into the lead, where he stayed until the finish of the race with Parkes close behind in good team order.