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1959 Grand Prix of France


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Formula One race number 4 of 9
Sunday, July 5, 1959 at Circuit de Reims, Reims, France
50 laps on a 8.302 kilometer road course (415.1 kilometers)

Time of race: 2:01:26.5
Average Speed: 205.1 kph
Pole Time: 139.4 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 27.5 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1959 Formula One results   /   1959 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 124   Tony Brooks Scuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246 / Ferrari 155/59502:01:26.550
2 326   Phil Hill Scuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246 / Ferrari 155/5950+27.50
3 28   Jack Brabham Cooper Car CompanyCooper T51 / Climax 2.5 L450+97.70
41122   Olivier Gendebien Scuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246 / Ferrari 155/5950+107.50
51012   Bruce McLaren Cooper Car CompanyCooper T51 / Climax 2.5 L450+107.70
61344   Ron Flockhart Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P25 / BRM 2.5 L450+125.70
7 916   Harry Schell Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P25 / BRM 2.5 L447+3 laps0
dsq 42   Stirling Moss British Racing PartnershipCooper T51 / Climax 2.5 L442disqualified0
82140   Giorgio Scarlatti Scuderia UgoliniMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L641+9 laps0
92042   Carel Godin de BeaufortScuderia UgoliniMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L640+10 laps0
101838   Fritz d'Orey Scuderia Centro SudMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L640+10 laps0
11 814   Maurice Trintignant Rob Walker Racing TeamCooper T51 / Climax 2.5 L436+14 laps0
ret 530   Jean Behra Scuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246 / Ferrari 155/5931engine0
ret1616   Roy Salvadori High Efficiency MotorsCooper T45 / Maserati 2.5 L420engine0
ret1228   Dan Gurney Scuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246 / Ferrari 155/5919radiator0
ret1534   Innes Ireland Team LotusLotus Mk16 / Climax 2.5 L414wheel0
ret1918   Ian Burgess Scuderia Centro SudCooper T51 / Maserati 2.5 L413engine0
ret 710   Masten Gregory Cooper Car CompanyCooper T51 / Climax 2.5 L48physical0
ret1432   Graham Hill Team LotusLotus Mk16 / Climax 2.5 L47radiator0
ret1720   Colin Davis Scuderia Centro SudCooper T51 / Maserati 2.5 L47oil leak0
ret 64   Jo Bonnier Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P25 / BRM 2.5 L46engine0

Fastest Lap: 209.294 kph by Stirling Moss

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tony Brooks15050