1961 French Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
4
Laps
52
Pole
Fastest Lap
P Hill, 2m 27.1s
1961 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

11

Giancarlo Baghetti

50

Federazione Italiane Scuderie Automobilistiche

Ferrari Dino 156 (Dunlop)

2h 14m 17.5s

9

2

7

Dan Gurney

12

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 718 (Dunlop)

2h 14m 17.6s

6

3

2

Jim Clark

8

Team Lotus

Lotus 21-Climax (Dunlop)

2h 15m 18.6s

4

4

6

Innes Ireland

6

Team Lotus

Lotus 21-Climax (Dunlop)

2h 15m 27.6s

3

5

3

Bruce McLaren

4

Cooper Car Co

Cooper T55-Climax (Dunlop)

2h 15m 59.3s

2

6

Graham Hill

22

Owen Racing Organisation

BRM P48/57-Climax (Dunlop)

2h 15m 59.4s

1

7

6

Jo Bonnier

10

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 718 (Dunlop)

2h 17m 32.9s

0

8

7

Roy Salvadori

42

Reg Parnell Racing

Cooper T53-Climax (Dunlop)

51 laps

0

9

8

Phil Hill

16

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari Dino 156 (Dunlop)

50 laps

0

10

15

Henry Taylor

30

UDT-Laystall Racing Team

Lotus 18/21-Climax (Dunlop)

49 laps

0

11

11

Michel May

46

Scuderia Colonia

Lotus 18-Climax (Dunlop)

48 laps

0

12

4

Masten Gregory

36

Camoradi International

Cooper T53-Climax (Dunlop)

43 laps

0

13

10

Maurice Trintignant

32

Scuderia Serenissima

Cooper T51-Maserati (Dunlop)

42 laps

0

14

10

Ian Burgess

38

Camoradi International

Lotus 18-Climax (Dunlop)

42 laps

0

15

12

Richie Ginther

18

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari Dino 156 (Dunlop)

40 laps Oil pressure

0

R

Jack Brabham

2

Cooper Car Co

Cooper T55-Climax (Dunlop)

14 laps Oil pressure

0

R

Wolfgang von Trips

20

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari Dino 156 (Dunlop)

18 laps Engine

0

R

Tony Brooks

24

Owen Racing Organisation

BRM P48/57-Climax (Dunlop)

4 laps Gasket

0

R

Stirling Moss

26

Rob Walker Racing

Lotus 18/21-Climax (Dunlop)

31 laps Brakes

0

R

Lucien Bianchi

28

UDT-Laystall Racing Team

Lotus 18/21-Climax (Dunlop)

21 laps Clutch

0

R

John Surtees

40

Reg Parnell Racing

Cooper T53-Climax (Dunlop)

4 laps Accident

0

R

Giorgio Scarlatti

34

Scuderia Serenissima

De Tomaso F1/001-OSCA (Dunlop)

15 laps Engine

0

R

Carel Godin de Beaufort

14

Ecurie Maarsbergen

Porsche 718 (Dunlop)

23 laps Engine

0

R

Willy Mairesse

48

Team Lotus

Lotus 21-Climax (Dunlop)

27 laps Fuel system

0

R

Jack Lewis

44

H&L Motors

Cooper T53-Climax (Dunlop)

4 laps Overheating

0

R

Bernard Collomb

52

Bernard Collomb

Cooper T53-Climax (Dunlop)

6 laps Valve

0

Circuit - Reims

Country

France

Location

Gueux, Champagne-Ardenne

Type

Temporary road course

Length

5.158 (Miles)

Record

Lorenzo Bandini (Ferrari 312), 2m11.3, 142.218 mph, F1, 1966

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