1962 Monaco Grand Prix

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Coordinates: 43°44′4.74″N 7°25′16.8″E / 43.7346500°N 7.421333°E / 43.7346500; 7.421333

Monaco  1962 Monaco Grand Prix
Race details
Race 2 of 9 in the 1962 Formula One season
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Date 3 June 1962
Official name XX Grand Prix de Monaco
Location Circuit de Monaco
Monte Carlo
Course Temporary street circuit
3.145 km (1.954 mi)
Distance 100 laps, 314.500 km (195.421 mi)
Weather Cloudy
Pole position
Driver United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax
Time 1:35.4
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax
Time 1:35.5 on lap 42
Podium
First New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax
Second United States Phil Hill Ferrari
Third Italy Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari

The 1962 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Monaco on 3 June 1962. It was the second race of the 1962 Formula One season.

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 14 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 100 2:46:29.7 3 9
2 36 United States Phil Hill Ferrari 100 + 1.3 9 6
3 38 Italy Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari 100 + 1:24.1 10 4
4 28 United Kingdom John Surtees Lola-Climax 99 + 1 Lap 11 3
5 2 Sweden Jo Bonnier Porsche 93 + 7 Laps 18 2
6 10 United Kingdom Graham Hill BRM 92 Engine 2 1
7 40 Belgium Willy Mairesse Ferrari 90 Oil Pressure 4  
8 22 Australia Jack Brabham Lotus-Climax 77 Accident 6  
Ret 34 United Kingdom Innes Ireland Lotus-Climax 64 Fuel Pump 8  
Ret 18 United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax 55 Clutch 1  
Ret 26 United Kingdom Roy Salvadori Lola-Climax 44 Suspension 12  
Ret 16 South Africa Tony Maggs Cooper-Climax 43 Gearbox 19  
Ret 20 United Kingdom Trevor Taylor Lotus-Climax 24 Oil Leak 17  
Ret 4 United States Dan Gurney Porsche 0 Accident 5  
Ret 30 France Maurice Trintignant Lotus-Climax 0 Accident 7  
Ret 8 United States Richie Ginther BRM 0 Accident 14  
DNQ 46 Switzerland Jo Siffert Lotus-Climax    
DNQ 24 United Kingdom Jackie Lewis BRM    
DNQ 32 United States Masten Gregory Lotus-BRM    
DNQ 44 Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort Porsche    
DNQ 42 Italy Nino Vaccarella Lotus-Climax        
DNS 40T Mexico Ricardo Rodríguez Ferrari Practice only
WD 6 Italy Roberto Bussinello De Tomaso-Alfa Romeo
WD 12 United Kingdom Tony Marsh BRM Car not ready

Notes[edit]

  • Pole position: Jim Clark - 1:35.4
  • Fastest Lap: Jim Clark - 1:35.5
  • A marshal, Ange Baldoni, was killed by the dislodged right rear wheel of Richie Ginther's BRM when it collided with the Lotuses of Maurice Trintignant, Innes Ireland and Trevor Taylor, as well as Dan Gurney's Porsche at the Gasometer hairpin on lap 1.
  • This was Jim Clark's first pole position in Formula One.

Championship standings after the race[edit]

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


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