Jacky Ickx contends for the lead of a Formula 1 race in a Formula 2 Matra litre car. German GP, Nürburgring, Never before and never since! He was forced to retire after 12 laps with broken front suspension, but set fastest lap of the runners.
John Cobb in a Napier Railton set the lap record with a lap at mph. Brooklands was a motor racing circuit and aerodrome built near Weybridge in Surrey, England. It opened in and was the world's first purpose-built motorsport venue