- Alan Baillie
- 59:26 year(s):day(s)
- United Kingdom (Brands Hatch)
The longest career as a motor racing driver is 59 years 26 days, and was achieved by Alan Baillie (UK), from 16 June 1962 to 11 July 2021.
Alan, born in 1937, first competed in an Austin Healey at the Nottingham Sports Car Club's 10th Annual Motor Race Meeting at Silverstone, UK. The above image (Credit: Mike Hayward) shows Alan in action. He has raced every year since then, with his latest race on 11 July 2021 in an LDS F1 at the Legends of Brands Hatch Superprix's Historic Grand Prix Cars Association (HGPCA) race for pre-1966 Grand Prix Cars held at Brands Hatch, UK.