1966 Tasman Series

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1966 Tasman Series
Champion
United Kingdom Jackie Stewart
Previous: 1965 Next: 1967

The 1966 Tasman Series was the third Tasman Series season. It began on 8 January 1966 and ended on 7 March after eight races.

Results and standings[edit]

Races[edit]

Round Name Circuit Date Winning driver Winning car Winning team Report
New
Zealand
1 New Zealand New Zealand Grand Prix Pukekohe 8 January United Kingdom Graham Hill BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
2 New Zealand Levin International Levin 15 January United Kingdom Richard Attwood BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
3 New Zealand Lady Wigram Trophy Wigram 22 January United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
4 New Zealand Teretonga International Teretonga 29 January United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
Australia 5 Australia Warwick Farm International Warwick Farm 13 February United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus 39 Coventry Climax Team Lotus Report
6 Australia Australian Grand Prix Lakeside 20 February United Kingdom Graham Hill BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
7 Australia Sandown International Sandown 27 February United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report
8 Australia South Pacific Trophy Longford 7 March United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM P261 Owen Racing Organisation Report

Standings[edit]

One score could be dropped from the New Zealand races, and one score could be dropped from the Australian races. Dropped scores indicated in brackets.

Position 1 2 3 4 5 6
Points 9 6 4 3 2 1
Pos Driver PUK LEV WIG TER WAR LAK SAN LON Pts
1 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart 2 Ret 1 1 4 Ret 1 1 45
2 United Kingdom Graham Hill 1 2 1 (3) 2 30 (34)
3 United Kingdom Jim Clark Ret 2 Ret Ret 1 3 2 7 25
4 New Zealand Jim Palmer 3 (5) 3 3 (6) 4 4 4 21 (24)
5 Australia Frank Gardner Ret Ret Ret 2 3 2 5 (6) 18 (19)
6 United Kingdom Richard Attwood 1 2 Ret 15
7 Australia Spencer Martin Ret 3 4 Ret 5 Ret Ret 5 11
8 New Zealand Dennis Marwood 4 7 6 4 10 Ret 7
9 New Zealand Roly Levis 8 4 7 5 Ret DNQ 5
10 Australia Jack Brabham Ret 3 4
11 New Zealand Andy Buchanan Ret 9 5 Ret DNS 7 2
12 Australia Leo Geoghegan 5 7 Ret Ret 2
13 Australia Kevin Bartlett Ret 5 8 2
14 New Zealand Ken Sager 6 8 Ret 6 2
15 New Zealand Red Dawson 7 6 Ret Ret 1
16 Australia Glyn Scott Ret 6 1
= Australia Les Howard DNS DNQ 6 1
18 New Zealand John Riley Ret DNQ Ret 7 0
= Australia Greg Cusack Ret Ret 7 0
20 New Zealand Dene Hollier 9 Ret 8 8 0
21 Australia John Harvey 8 8 Ret 0
22 New Zealand Peter Gillum 9 10 0
23 New Zealand Ray Thackwell 11 Ret Ret 9 0
24 Australia Bob Jane 9 0
25 New Zealand Ken Smith 12 10 0
26 New Zealand Neil Whittaker 10 DNQ 0
27 New Zealand Allan Rhodes Ret 11 0
28 New Zealand Tony Shaw 12 0
New Zealand Bill Stone Ret 0
New Zealand Graeme Lawrence Ret DNS Ret Ret 0
New Zealand Bill Caldwell DNS Ret Ret Ret 0
Australia Mel McEwin Ret Ret Ret 0
Australia Don O'Sullivan Ret Ret 0
Australia John McDonald Ret Ret Ret Ret 0
Australia Don Fraser Ret 0
New Zealand Brian Innes DNS 0
Australia Paul Bolton DNS 0
Australia Peter Williamson DNS 0
Pos Driver PUK LEV WIG TER WAR LAK SAN LON Pts
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Did not finish (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate
Excluded (EX)

Key[edit]

Abbreviation Circuit
LAK Lakeside
LEV Levin
LON Longford
PUK Pukekohe
SAN Sandown
TER Teretonga
WAR Warwick Farm
WIG Wigram