David Prophet

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Prophet, David (GB)

Born : 9/10/1937 (Hong Kong)

Died: 29/3/1981 (Silverstone)

Some racing career info —

1963 – retired South African GP (own entrant Brabham Ford). 6th in non-title Rand GP, 2nd in Libre Rhodesian GP

1964 – F2

1965 – 14th South African GP (own entrant Brabham Ford). F2

1966 – F2

1967 – F2

1968 – Sportscars (Ford GT40)

1969 – Sportscars (Lola T70)

1970 – F5000

1971 – 4th in non-title Argentine GP

1981 – killed when helicopter crashed after take-off from Silverstone

The Lotus 30/40 – The biggest, hairiest Lotus Colin Chapman ever built!