10 British Drivers You May Have Forgotten Raced in Formula 1

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10 British Drivers You May Have Forgotten Raced in Formula 1
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Britain has produced more Formula One world champions than any other nation, with 10 drivers claiming a grand total of 14 titles.

Mike Hawthorn took Britain's first world crown in 1958, with all-time greats such as Jackie Stewart, Jim Clark and John Surtees joining the list.

Britain has also produced the only father-son world champions, with Damon Hill following in the footsteps of his father, Graham, in 1996.

But it hasn't always been about glory.

The country has produced some of the more forgettable drivers in F1 history, while the achievements of some have been innocently lost from the memories of fans.

Ahead of the 2014 British Grand Prix, the event which will see the iconic Silverstone circuit host its 50th race, here are 10 British Formula One drivers you may have forgotten.

 

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