- Full name Peter Ashdown
- Birth date October 16, 1934
- Birthplace Danbury, Essex, Great Britain
- Current age 80 years 291 days
- Teams Cooper
|Only race||British Grand Prix||Aintree||July 18, 1959||[race_results]|
Peter Ashdown made his name on the British Formula Junior scene, and his one Grand Prix came when he drove a Formula 2 Cooper-Climax at the 1959 British Grand Prix at Aintree. For three years he was Lola's works driver, and in 1960 and 1962 he won his class in the Nurburgring 1000km driving a Formula Junior Lola. His family ran a Vauxhall dealership in Essex.
Martin Williamson November 2009