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1962 Season
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1962 Crystal Palace Trophy
1962 Monaco GP
1961 Belgian GP

1962 Belgian GP

1962 Reims GP
1962 ACF GP
1963 Belgian GP
 XXII  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 17 June 1962
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 32 laps
Race15 of 31
Championship race105
Circuit
Laps32
Circuit Perimeter14100 m
Race Distance14100 × 32 = 451.200 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
John Campbell-Jones (Driver),
Autosport Team Wolfgang Seidel (Entrant),
   Ecurie Filipinetti (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 11 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 17 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Climax - 20th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Climax - 20th Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Equipe Nationale Belge - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Graham Hill - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Jim Clark - 1st Win (Driver)
Shell - 50th Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (68),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresPhil Hill (19),
3. Most 3rd Place FinishesPhil Hill (8),
4. Highest 5th Place Finish RatioLola (20.00%),
5. Most 4th Fastest LapsGraham Hill (3),
6. Most 7th Fastest LapsFerrari (8)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (201),
2. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (140),
3. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (44),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (33),
5. Most 3rd Fastest LapsFerrari (14),
6. Most 5th Fastest LapsCooper (14),
7. Most 5th Fastest LapsBruce McLaren (5),
8. Most 16th Fastest LapsLotus (9),
9. Most Races LedFerrari (89),
10. Most Laps LedFerrari (2254),
11. Most Race EntriesMaurice Trintignant (72),
12. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (32),
13. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (36)

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

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 16Car 1Car 16
EntrantTeam LotusOwen Racing OrganisationTeam Lotus
DriverJim ClarkGraham HillJim Clark
CarLotus 25BRM P57Lotus 25
EngineClimax 1.5 V8BRM 1.5 V8Climax 1.5 V8
Time2:07'32.33'57.03'55.6
Speed212.266 km/h214.177 km/h215.450 km/h


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