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Stirling Moss


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Stirling Moss
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Former Formula 1 driver.

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Lucky For Some - 1955 Monaco Grand Prix Art Lucky For Some
Artist: Alfredo de la Maria
Car: 1955 Mercedes-Benz W196
1955 Monaco Grand Prix, on May 22nd.
Stirling Moss in No. 6.
Image courtesy CarArt.us
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Monaco Magic - 1957 Monaco Grand Prix Art Monaco Magic II
Close-up of Stirling Moss

Artist: Alfredo de la Maria
Car: Vanwall

1957 Monaco Grand Prix, on May 19th: Juan Manuel Fangio in the winning Maserati 250F hotly pursued by Stirling Moss in his British Racing Green Vanwall and Peter Collins in his Lancia Ferrari 801, climbing the Montée Beau-Rivage. Also driving an 801 is Mike Hawthorn, right behind Collins.
Image courtesy CarArt.us
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Stirling Moss 1961 Riverside G.P. Moss—the Masked Marvel—in opened-up Lotus 19, protects self against famous Riverside stones and sand with face-wrappers.
1961 Riverside G.P.
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
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Stirling Moss 1961 Riverside G.P. The Race. Whilst others had their tribulations toward the rear, Moss and Brabham (Moss out front here) staged a thrill show for the people.
1961 Riverside G.P.
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
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Stirling Moss 1961 Mosport Park Races A familiar sight at Mosport Park, Can. on Sept. 30. Moss, (#7) and Gendebien (#6), both in U.D.T.-Laystall Lotus 19's, swapped the lead over 20 times during the 60-odd laps when BOTH were in the race. Gendebien pitted with gearbox trouble. Moss, after a fuel stop, eventually took third O.A.
Mosport Park, Canada
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Stirling Moss at the 1961 Mosport Park Races - 4.7MB
Stirling Moss 1961 Mosport Park Races One of Stirling's pit stops. Car is stuck in gear here. In spite of his inspired overtaking of Constantine on return to the course, Ryan and Constantine has set up an unassailable lead.
Mosport Park, Canada
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Stirling Moss at the 1961 Mosport Park Races - 3.2MB
Stirling Moss 1961 United States Grand Prix Stirling Moss seemed not a happy man at the 'Glen. 'Twas one thing, then another. Here, during practice, he personally looks over the front suspension of Rob Walker's Lotus "4," chosen over Lotus V-8 for big race.
Watkins Glen
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Stirling Moss at the 1961 United States Grand Prix - 2.6MB
Stirling Moss 1961 United States Grand Prix Mossie pulls out during practice in V-8 Lotus. Car sounded strong, Moss seemed to complain about handling.
Watkins Glen
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Stirling Moss at the 1961 United States Grand Prix - 4.2MB
Jean-Pierre Kunstle 1961 Pacific Grand Prix "A thinly-disguised Grand Prix car" . . . the real story of what a Lotus 19 actually is. Moss drove this one.
Pacific Coast G.P.
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Jean-Pierre Kunstle at the 1961 Pacific Grand Prix - 4.8MB
Jean-Pierre Kunstle 1961 Pacific Grand Prix Stirling Moss takes off from pole position at start of second heat, leads the pack into turn one.
Pacific Coast G.P.
Today's Motor Sports, January 1962
View photo of Jean-Pierre Kunstle at the 1961 Pacific Grand Prix - 4.6MB


Article Index

DateArticleAuthor/Source
March-April 1972Here and There in Motoring's Past: 1903 & 1955 - Cross Country Racing Peter Helck, Antique Automobile
16 March 2013Sir Stirling Moss doesn't want a "poofter" to portray him in a movie Matt Hubbard, Speedmonkey


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