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The 1964 British Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Brands Hatch on 11 July 1964. The event was also designated as the European Grand Prix. It was race 5 of 10 in both the 1964 World Championship of Drivers and the 1964 International Cup for Formula One Manufacturers. The first of twelve British Grands Prix to be held at the southern England circuit, it would alternate with Silverstone until 1987. The race was won by Jim Clark driving a Lotus 25.

1964 British Grand Prix
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Race details
Date 11 July 1964 (1964-07-11)
Official name XVII RAC British Grand Prix
Location Brands Hatch
Kent, England
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 4.265 km (2.651 mi)
Distance 80 laps, 341.200 km (212.057 mi)
Weather Warm, dry
Pole position
Driver Lotus-Climax
Time 1:38.1
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax
Time 1:38.8 on lap 73
Podium
First Lotus-Climax
Second BRM
Third Ferrari

Contents

ClassificationEdit

QualifyingEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Time
1 1   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax 1:38.1
2 3   Graham Hill BRM 1:38.3
3 6   Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax 1:38.4
4 5   Jack Brabham Brabham-Climax 1:38.5
5 7   John Surtees Ferrari 1:38.7
6 9   Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 1:39.6
7 12   Bob Anderson Brabham-Climax 1:39.8
8 8   Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari 1:40.2
9 16   Jo Bonnier Brabham-BRM 1:40.2
10 11   Innes Ireland BRP-BRM 1:40.8
11 15   Chris Amon Lotus-BRM 1:41.2
12 14   Mike Hailwood Lotus-BRM 1:41.4
13 2   Mike Spence Lotus-Climax 1:41.4
14 4   Richie Ginther BRM 1:41.6
15 21   Richard Attwood BRM 1:42.2
16 10   Phil Hill Cooper-Climax 1:42.6
17 20   Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM 1:42.8
18 23   Ian Raby Brabham-BRM 1:42.8
19 12   Trevor Taylor Lotus-BRM 1:42.8
20 26   Frank Gardner Brabham-Ford 1:43.0
21 22   John Taylor Cooper-Ford 1:43.2
22 18   Giancarlo Baghetti BRM 1:43.4
23 24   Peter Revson Lotus-BRM 1:43.4
24 17   Tony Maggs BRM 1:45.0
DNQ 25   Maurice Trintignant BRM 1:54.4

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 1   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax 80 2:15:07.0 1 9
2 3   Graham Hill BRM 80 + 2.8 2 6
3 7   John Surtees Ferrari 80 + 1:20.6 5 4
4 5   Jack Brabham Brabham-Climax 79 + 1 lap 4 3
5 8   Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari 78 + 2 laps 8 2
6 10   Phil Hill Cooper-Climax 78 + 2 laps 15 1
7 19   Bob Anderson Brabham-Climax 78 + 2 laps 7
8 4   Richie Ginther BRM 77 + 3 laps 14
9 2   Mike Spence Lotus-Climax 77 + 3 laps 13
10 11   Innes Ireland BRP-BRM 77 + 3 laps 10
11 20   Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM 76 + 4 laps 16
12 18   Giancarlo Baghetti BRM 76 + 4 laps 21
13 6   Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax 75 + 5 laps 3
14 22   John Taylor Cooper-Ford 56 + 24 laps 20
Ret 16   Jo Bonnier Brabham-BRM 46 Brakes 9
Ret 24   Peter Revson Lotus-BRM 43 Differential 22
Ret 23   Ian Raby Brabham-BRM 37 Rear axle 17
Ret 17   Tony Maggs BRM 37 Gearbox 23
Ret 12   Trevor Taylor Lotus-BRM 23 Unwell 18
Ret 14   Mike Hailwood Lotus-BRM 16 Oil pipe 12
Ret 15   Chris Amon Lotus-BRM 9 Clutch 11
Ret 9   Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 7 Gearbox 6
Ret 26   Frank Gardner Brabham-Ford 0 Accident 19
DNS 21   Richard Attwood BRM Withdrawn
DNQ 25   Maurice Trintignant BRM
Source:[1]

Championship standings after the raceEdit

  • Notes: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1964 British Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 12 November 2014. Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Britain 1964 - Championship • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 13 March 2019.

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