1962 Kanonloppet

Kanonloppet

Sunday, August 12, 1962
Laps:
30
Fastest Lap:
Ireland, 1m24.1
Country:
Sweden
Circuit:
1962 season:
Report

From the Motor Sport Archive

(August 12th) – Formula One – 30 laps – 90 kms.

A small field of 10 cars contested this short race over the twisting and flat circuit near the armaments town of Karlskoga and provided a welcome win for Masten Gregory in a U.D.T.-Laystall Lotus with B.R.M. V8 engine and Colotti gearbox. Bonnier drove a works flat 8-cylinder Porsche and Graham Hill the R. R. C. Walker Lotus-Climax V8., while Lola-Climax V8 cars were driven by Surtees and Salvadori.

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