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1960 New Zealand GP
1959 United States GP
1958 Argentine GP

1960 Argentine GP

1960 Buenos Aires GP
1960 Monaco GP
1971 Argentine GP
 VII  Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 7 February 1960
Start time14:00
EventArgentine GP
CircuitBuenos Aires
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race3 of 21
Championship race85
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter3912 m
Race Distance3912 × 80 = 312.960 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherVery hot, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers14
Championship Debutants
Alberto Rodriguez Larreta (Driver),
António Creus (Driver),
Ettore Chimeri (Driver),
Gino Munaron (Driver),
Nasif Estéfano (Driver),
Roberto Bonomi (Driver),
   Lotus 18 (Car Model),
Antonio Creus (Entrant),
Camoradi International (Entrant),
Ettore Chimeri (Entrant),
Gino Munaron (Entrant),
Nasif Estéfano (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 36 - 1st Pole Position (Car Number)
Car 46 - 20th Race Entry (Car Number)
Bruce McLaren - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most RetirementsHarry Schell (32),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresStirling Moss (9),
3. Highest Constructors' Championship Points Score RatioStirling Moss (112.50%),
4. Highest 13th Place Finish RatioGino Munaron (100.00%),
5. Most 7th Fastest LapsPhil Hill (3),
6. Most 22nd Place QualificationsMaserati (7)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (34),
2. Most RetirementsMaserati (208),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (167),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (118),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (53),
6. Most 6th Fastest LapsCooper (4),
7. Most Race EntriesMaserati (405),
8. Most Race EntriesMaurice Trintignant (60),
9. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (32),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (31),
11. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaurice Trintignant (10),
12. Most 9th Place QualificationsHarry Schell (7),
13. Most 18th Place QualificationsMaserati (18),
14. Most 19th Place QualificationsMaserati (12),
15. Most 20th Place QualificationsMaserati (18),
16. Most 21st Place QualificationsMaserati (15)

Championships
1 Bruce McLaren 8
2 Cliff Allison 6
3 Carlos Menditéguy 3
4 Stirling Moss 2
5 Wolfgang von Trips 2
 Maurice Trintignant 2
7 Innes Ireland 1
1 Cooper / Climax 8
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 6
3 Cooper / Maserati 3
4 Lotus / Climax 1

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 16Car 36Car 36
EntrantCooper Car CoR.R.C. Walker Racing TeamR.R.C. Walker Racing Team
DriverBruce McLarenStirling MossStirling Moss
CarCooper T45Cooper T51Cooper T51
EngineClimax 2.5 L4Climax 2.5 L4Climax 2.5 L4
Time2:17'49.51'36.91'38.9
Speed136.242 km/h145.337 km/h142.398 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led