1962 Aintree 200

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United Kingdom  1962 Aintree 200
Race details
Non-Championship race in the 1962 Formula One season
Date 28 April 1962
Official name VII Aintree 200
Location Aintree Circuit, Merseyside
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 4.828 km (3 mi)
Distance 50 laps, 241.4 km (150 mi)
Pole position
Driver Lotus-Climax
Time 1:53.8
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax
Time 1:54.0
First Lotus-Climax
Second Cooper-Climax
Third Ferrari

The 7th Aintree 200 was a motor race, run to Formula One rules, held on 28 April 1962 at Aintree Circuit, England. The race was run over 50 laps of the circuit, and was won by British driver Jim Clark in a Lotus 24.


Pos Driver Entrant Constructor Time/Retired Grid
1 United Kingdom Jim Clark Team Lotus Lotus-Climax 1
2 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper Car Company Cooper-Climax + 30.2 s 6
3 United States Phil Hill SEFAC Ferrari Ferrari + 34.2 s 8
4 Italy Giancarlo Baghetti SEFAC Ferrari Ferrari + 35.0 s 9
5 United Kingdom Trevor Taylor Team Lotus Lotus-Climax 49 laps 20
6 United Kingdom John Campbell-Jones Emeryson Cars Emeryson-Climax 48 laps 11
7 New Zealand Tony Shelly John Dalton Lotus-Climax 48 laps 13
8 United States Tony Settember Emeryson Cars Emeryson-Climax 48 laps 19
9 United Kingdom Tim Parnell Tim Parnell Lotus-Climax 46 laps 16
10 United Kingdom Keith Greene Gilby Engineering Gilby-Climax 40 laps 12
11 United Kingdom David Piper Speed Sport Lotus-Climax 38 laps 17
12 Germany Günther Seiffert Autosport Team Wolfgang Seidel Lotus-Climax 37 laps 22
13 United Kingdom Ian Burgess Anglo-American Equipe Cooper Special-Climax 24 laps 21
Ret United Kingdom Graham Hill Owen Racing Organisation BRM Piston 2
Ret United Kingdom John Surtees Bowmaker Racing Team Lola-Climax Valve gear 3
Ret United States Masten Gregory UDT-Laystall Racing Team Lotus-Climax Valve 7
Ret United Kingdom Innes Ireland UDT-Laystall Racing Team Lotus-Climax Valve 5
Ret United States Richie Ginther Owen Racing Organisation BRM Gearbox 4
Ret Germany Wolfgang Seidel Autosport Team Wolfgang Seidel Porsche Differential 14
Ret United Kingdom Roy Salvadori Bowmaker Racing Team Lola-Climax Throttle linkage 15
Ret United Kingdom Tony Marsh Owen Racing Organisation BRM Oil leak 10
Ret Australia Jack Brabham Brabham Racing Organisation Lotus-Climax Gearbox 23
DSQ United States Jay Chamberlain Jay Chamberlain Lotus-Climax Push-start 18
WD United Kingdom Stirling Moss UDT-Laystall Racing Team Lotus-Climax Driver injured -
WD United Kingdom Jack Lewis Ecurie Galloise BRM Car not ready -
WD New Zealand Ross Greenville Ross Greenville Cooper-Climax -


  • "The Grand Prix Who's Who", Steve Small, 1995.
  • "The Formula One Record Book", John Thompson, 1974.

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