XIV BRDC Daily Express International Trophy 1962
Silverstone, Towcester, Great Britain

 

May 12, Rain 52 laps x 4714 m = 245.147 km Pole Position: Graham Hill, 1:34.6 Fastest Lap: Jim Clark, 1:36.4 = 109.31 mph (New F1 record)

 

Pos Cla. # Driver, Nationality Entrant Car - Engine - Type Chassis Time, Laps Reason Out
1 1 1 Graham Hill, GB Owen Racing Organisation BRM P57 V8 5781 1:31'34.2" 99.73 mph
2 2 11 Jim Clark, GB Team Lotus Lotus 24 - Climax V8 948 1:31'34.2" 99.73 mph
3 3 14 John Surtees, GB Bowmaker Yeoman Racing Team Lola Mk 4 - Climax V8 BRGP42 1:33'30.6"  
4 4 9 Innes Ireland, GB UDT Laystall Racing Team Ferrari 156 V6 0001 51  
5 5 6 Bruce McLaren, NZ Cooper Car Co / C.T. Atkins Cooper T55 - Climax S4 F1-11-61 51  
6 6 10 Jack Brabham, AUS Brabham Racing Organisation Lotus 24 - Climax V8
DNS Lotus 21 (936) - Climax
947 51  
7 7 3 Tony Marsh, GB Owen Racing Organisation BRM P57 V8 573 51  
8 8 8 Masten Gregory, USA UDT Laystall Racing Team Lotus 24 - Climax V8 942 50  
9 9 4 Jack Lewis, GB Ecurie Galloise BRM P57 V8 572 50  
10 10 12 Trevor Taylor, GB Team Lotus Lotus 24 - Climax S4 950 50  
11 11 27 John Campbell-Jones, GB Emeryson Cars Emeryson (Mk 3 ?) - Climax S4 1006 49  
12 12 17 Jo Bonnier, S Scuderia SSS Republica di Venezia Porsche 718/2 F4 203 49  
13 13 20 John Rhodes, GB Bob Gerard Racing Cooper T59 - Ford GR-13-62 49  
14 14 26 Tony Settember, USA Emeryson Cars Emeryson - Climax S4 1004 48  
15 15 25 Keith Greene, GB Gilby Engineering Gilby - Climax S4 - 47  
16 16 24 Jay Chamberlain, USA Ecurie Excelsior Lotus 18 - Climax S4 905 46  
17 17 21 David Piper, GB Gerry Ashmore Lotus 18/21 - Climax S4 919 45  
18 18 19 Ian Burgess, GB Anglo American Equipe Cooper Spl (Aiden-Cooper) - Climax S4   43 Not classified ?
                 
19 DNF 7 Maurice Trintignant, F R.R.C. Walker Racing Team Lotus 18/21 - Climax S4 918 47 Ignition
20 DNF 18 Nino Vaccarella, I Scuderia SSS Republica di Venezia Lotus 18/21 - Climax S4 912 35 Valve
21 DNF 16 Tim Parnell, GB Tim Parnell Lotus 18/21 - Climax S4 P2 11 Oil pressure
22 DNF 2 Richie Ginther, USA Owen Racing Organisation BRM P57 V8 5783 4 Accident at Club
23 DNF 15 Roy Salvadori, GB Bowmaker Yeoman Racing Team Lola Mk 4 - Climax S4 (V8 ?) BRGP43 0 Accident at Abbey
24 DNF 22 Tony Shelly, NZ John Dalton Lotus 18/21 - Climax S4 P1 0 Accident at Abbey
                 
25 DNS 4 Bill Blydenstein, GB Ecurie Galloise BRM P57   1'38.4"  
                 
26 DNA 5 Gerry Ashmore, GB Derek Wilkinson BRM P57     Car was never ready
27 DNA 23 Ross Greenville, NZ Ross Greenville Cooper - Climax S4     Driver in New Zealand

Grid

Ginther
1'36.8"

 

Surtees
1'35.4"

 

Clark
1'34.8"

 

Hill
1'34.6"

 

McLaren
1'38.0"

 

Ireland
1'37.4"

 

Lewis
1'37.2"

 

Marsh
1'40.4"

 

C'bell-Jones
1'39.6"

 

Taylor
1'38.2"

 

Gregory
1'38.0"

 

Bonnier
1'41.2"

 

Brabham
1'41.0"

 

Salvadori
1'40.4"

 

Vaccarella
1'43.0"

 

Rhodes
1'41.6"

 

Trintignant
1'41.6"

 

Greene
1'41.4"

 

Piper
1'43.8"

 

Shelly
1'43.8"

 

Settember
1'43.0"

 

 

 

Burgess
1'57.8"

 

Parnell
1'48.4"

 

Chamberlain
1'44.2"

Lap leaders

Clark

51.99

Hill

0.1 !

The original Silverstone type finish! After wallowing around in the wet and loosing stack pipes Hill woke up, to fling the BRM sideways around Woodcote to pip Clark's dominant Lotus on the line. A wet, miserable but jolly exciting race!

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