Name: Phil Hill
DOB: Apr 20 1927
Place Of Birth: Miami, Florida
Most Races For: Ferrari - 31
No. Of Races: 48
- Phil Hill is the only driver to have won the first (a 3-lap event at Carrell Speedway in a MG TC on July 24, 1949) and last race of his career, driving for Chaparral in the BOAC 500 Brands Hatch in England in 1967.
- In 1970, Hill started a classic car restoration business Hill & Vaughn with his business partner Ken Vaughn.
- He worked as a television commentator with ABC’s Wide World of Sports.
"I no longer have as much need to race, to win. I don't have as much hunger anymore. I am no longer willing to risk killing myself."
-Phil Hill, after his teammate Wolfgang von Trips’ death at the Italian Grand Prix in 1962.
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