It’s an unlikely garage in an unprepossessing street in that icon of suburbia, Surbiton. Maranello it’s not. But the English Heritage blue plaque on the wall spells out a different reality: this was where the 1959 and 1960 Formula 1 world championships were won. The name above the door today says Porsche but millions of fans around the world know it as the birthplace of the Cooper Car Company.
From Surbiton to Goodwood with Mike Cooper
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