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1962 Season
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1962 Reims GP
1962 Belgian GP
1961 ACF GP

1962 ACF GP

1962 Solitude GP
1962 British GP
1963 ACF GP
 XLVIII  Grand Prix de l'ACF


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

Details
DateSunday 8 July 1962
Start time14:00
EventACF GP
CircuitRouen
Event FormatRace of 54 laps
Race17 of 31
Championship race106
Circuit
Laps54
Circuit Perimeter6542 m
Race Distance6542 × 54 = 353.268 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries17
Qualifiers17
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesBP - 1st Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Cooper Car Co - 100th Race Entry (Entrant)
Dan Gurney - 1st Win (Driver)
Innes Ireland - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Maurice Trintignant - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Porsche System Engineering - 1st Win (Entrant)
Porsche System Engineering - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Porsche - 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
Porsche - 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Porsche - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
R.R.C. Walker Racing Team - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Shell - 50th Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (69),
2. Most 9th Fastest LapsJo Bonnier (4),
3. Most 12th Fastest LapsRoy Salvadori (4),
4. Most 14th Place QualificationsRoy Salvadori (6),
5. Most 17th Place QualificationsCarel Godin de Beaufort (5)
Records Extended 1. Highest 5th Place Finish RatioLola (28.57%),
2. Most 14th Fastest LapsCooper (18),
3. Most 15th Fastest LapsCarel Godin de Beaufort (6),
4. Most 16th Fastest LapsLotus (10),
5. Most Race EntriesMaurice Trintignant (73)

Championships
1 Graham Hill 16 
same
2 Phil Hill 14 
same
3 Bruce McLaren 12 
same
4 Jim Clark 9 
down
 Dan Gurney 9 
up
6 Tony Maggs 8 
up
7 John Surtees 7 
down
8 Trevor Taylor 6 
down
9 Richie Ginther 4 
up
 Lorenzo Bandini 4 
down
11 Ricardo Rodriguez 3 
down
 Giancarlo Baghetti 3 
down
13 Jo Bonnier 2 
down
14 Carel Godin de Beaufort 2 
down
15 Jack Brabham 1 
down
1 BRM / BRM 20 
same
2 Cooper / Climax 17 
up
3 Lotus / Climax 15 
down
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 14 
down
5 Porsche / Porsche 12 
up
6 Lola / Climax 7 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 30Car 12Car 8
EntrantPorsche System EngineeringTeam LotusOwen Racing Organisation
DriverDan GurneyJim ClarkGraham Hill
CarPorsche 804Lotus 25BRM P57
EnginePorsche 1.5 F8Climax 1.5 V8BRM 1.5 V8
Time2:07'35.52'14.82'16.9
Speed166.124 km/h174.712 km/h172.032 km/h


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