- 1973 Australian Drivers' Championship
Australian Drivers' Championshipwas a CAMS sanctioned national motor racing title open to drivers of Australian Formula 1and Australian Formula 2cars. The championship winner was awarded the 1973 CAMS "Gold Star".
The title was contested over a five round series.
* Round 1,
Surfers Paradise, Queensland, 2 September
* Round 2, Channel 7 Trophy, Adelaide International Raceway,
South Australia, 7 October
* Round 3, Phillip Island, Victoria, 14 October
* Round 4,
Australian Grand Prix, Sandown, Victoria, 4 November
* Round 5, Phillip Island, Victoria, 25 NovemberChampionship points were awarded on a 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis for the top six places in each round with all rounds counting towards each driver's points total. Only drivers holding a CAMS General Competition License were eligible to score points.
Note: The Australian Grand Prix was won by New Zealander
Graham McRae. However, as the Australian Drivers' Championship was open only to holders of a CAMS General Competition License, 9 points were awarded to the highest placed eligible driver, John McCormack, 6 points to the second highest placed eligible driver etc
* A History of Australian Motor Sport, © 1990
* Australian Competition Yearbook, 1974
* CAMS Manual of Motor Sport, 1973
* Official Programme, Adelaide International Raceway, October 7, 1973
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