Statistical evidence: WHAT THE GRAND PRIX FIGURES SAY

JIM CLARK

Team Team Lotus 1960-68

World Champion 1963, 1965

Number of races 72

Pole positions 33

Fastest laps 28

Wins 25

Strike rate 34.7%

GRAHAM HILL

Teams Team Lotus (1958-59, 1967-69); BRM (1960-1966); Rob Walker (1970); Brabham (1971-72); Embassy Hill (1973-75)

World Champion 1962, 1968

Number of races 176

Pole positions 13

Fastest laps 10

Wins 14

Strike rate 7.9%

JACKIE STEWART

Teams BRM (1965-67); Tyrrell (1968-73)

World Champion 1969, 1971, 1973

Number of races 99

Pole positions 17

Fastest laps 15

Wins 27

Strike rate 27.2%

JAMES HUNT

Teams Hesketh (1973-75); McLaren (1976-78); Wolf (1979)

World Champion 1976

Number of races 92

Pole positions 14

Fastest laps 8

Wins 10

Strike rate 10.8%

NIGEL MANSELL

Teams Team Lotus (1980-84); Williams (1985-88, 1991-92, 1994); Ferrari (1989-90); McLaren (1995)

World Champion 1992

Number of races 187

Pole positions 32

Wins 31

Fastest laps 30

Strike rate 16.5%

DAMON HILL

Teams: Brabham (1992); Williams (1993-)

Number of races 60

Pole positions 16

Fastest laps 17

Wins 19

Strike rate 31.6%

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