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1961 Season
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1961 Monaco GP
1960 Dutch GP

1961 Dutch GP

1961 London Trophy
1961 Belgian GP
1962 Dutch GP
 IX  Grote Prijs van Nederland


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

Details
DateMonday 22 May 1961
Start time14:00
EventDutch GP
CircuitZandvoort
Event FormatRace of 75 laps
Race12 of 32
Championship race96
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter4193 m
Race Distance4193 × 75 = 314.475 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny
Participants
Entries18
Qualifiers17
Finishers15
Championship DebutantsPorsche 718 (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 3 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Climax - 250th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Dunlop - 200th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Jim Clark - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Porsche - 20th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC - 1st Win (Entrant)
Wolfgang von Trips - 1st Win (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresJack Brabham, Stirling Moss (14),
2. Most 14th Place FinishesCarel Godin de Beaufort (2),
3. Most Consecutive 6th Place FinishesCooper (3),
4. Most 2nd Fastest LapsStirling Moss (3),
5. Most 3rd Fastest LapsFerrari (10),
6. Most 15th Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsPorsche (1)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (55),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (184),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (126),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (32),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (56),
6. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (19),
7. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (15.26%),
8. Most 8th Fastest LapsBRM (7),
9. Most Races LedFerrari (76),
10. Most Laps LedFerrari (2055),
11. Most PolesFerrari (33),
12. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (33),
13. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (34)

Championships
1 Stirling Moss 12 
same
2 Wolfgang von Trips 12 
up
3 Phil Hill 10 
same
4 Richie Ginther 8 
down
5 Jim Clark 4 
up
6 Dan Gurney 2 
down
7 Jack Brabham 1 
same
8 Bruce McLaren 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 14 
up
2 Lotus / Climax 12 
down
3 Porsche / Porsche 2 
same
4 Cooper / Climax 2 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 3Car 1Car 15
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACTeam Lotus
DriverWolfgang von TripsPhil HillJim Clark
CarFerrari 156Ferrari 156Lotus 21
EngineFerrari 1.5 V6Ferrari 1.5 V6Climax 1.5 L4
Time2:01'52.11'35.71'35.5
Speed154.827 km/h157.730 km/h158.061 km/h


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