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Peter Brock began his racing career in 1967, racing an Austin A30. His first race at Winton, 26th November, 1967 resulted in DNF (did not finish), in one short year he managed to place 4th in the championship. In 1969 Brock had his first drive at Bathurst in a HT Monaro, for the Harry Firth led, Holden Dealer Team. Firth mentored Peter Brock and definitely helped shape his future in motor racing. His statistics in Australian motor racing history are quite remarkable and his success remains unparalleled.

Career Highlights

Bathurst 1000
9 wins, 1972, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1987


Australian Touring Car Championship
3 times winner 1974, 1978, 1980
5 times runner-up 1973, 1979, 1981, 1984, 1990


Sandown 500
9 Wins, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1984* record


Repco Round Australia Trial
Outright winner 1979

Peter Brock Australian Touring Car Championship Results

Most ATCC Pole Positions
Peter Brock - 57 ATCC record


Most ATCC Wins
Peter Brock - 37 ATCC record
Mark Skaife - 37 ATCC record


ATCC High Points Scored
Peter Brock - 2657 points ATCC record


ATCC - 1972 to 1997 - 25 years
1st - 37
2nd - 46
3rd - 27
All 3 results are ATCC records


ATCC Starts
206 - Peter Brock - ATCC record


Front Row Starts
111 - 57 in 1st place, 50 in 2nd place, 4 in 3rd place = 58.17% of all starts


Wins from Pole
22 - Peter Brock - ATCC record


Oldest Driver to win an ATCC Pole Position
Peter Brock - Oran Park 1997 - 52 yrs


Podium Finish Ratio
Peter Brock has scored over 100 podium finishes in ATCC events. This gives him a staggering record of one podium finish for every two races starts over 25 years. His podium finish rate is also an ATCC record. His nearest rival was Dick Johnson with 64 podium finishes.

Endurance/long distance Racing Record 1969 - 1997

Bathurst 500 and 1000 Race
9 wins 1972, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984 & 1987 * record


Bathurst Poles
7 - 1974, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1983, 1989, 1997 * record


Sandown - 1970 to 1997
9 wins 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1984 * record
Front row starts = 11
Wins in succession = 7 (1975 - 1981) * record


For more extensive race stats go to www.brock05.com.au