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

Details
DateSunday 5 August 1962
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitNürburgring
Event FormatRace of 15 laps
Race20 of 31
Championship race108
Circuit
Laps15
Circuit Perimeter22810 m
Race Distance22810 × 15 = 342.150 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherRain
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers16
Championship Debutants
Günther Seiffert (Driver),
Heini Walter (Driver),
Heinz Schiller (Driver),
Brabham (Car Manufacturer),
   ENB (Car Manufacturer),
Brabham BT3 (Car Model),
ENB 1962 (Car Model),
Gilby 1962 (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 12 - 100th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 2 - 100th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 28 - 75th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 4 - 100th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 8 - 100th Race Entry (Car Number)
BP - 10th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Bowmaker Racing Team - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Dan Gurney - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Dan Gurney - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Ecurie Maarsbergen - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Esso - 25th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Jackie Lewis - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Jim Clark - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Lola - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Lucien Bianchi - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Porsche System Engineering - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Porsche - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Porsche - 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most RetirementsMaurice Trintignant (35),
2. Most Consecutive RetirementsLotus (12),
3. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioLola (18.18%),
4. Most 2nd Fastest LapsLotus (8),
5. Most 7th Fastest LapsFerrari (9),
6. Most 7th Fastest LapsPhil Hill (4),
7. Most 9th Fastest LapsCooper (7),
8. Most 17th Fastest LapsCarel Godin de Beaufort (4),
9. Most 24th Fastest LapsLotus (4),
10. Most 24th Fastest LapsMaurice Trintignant (2),
11. Most 25th Fastest LapsBernard Collomb (2),
12. Most 4th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJohn Surtees (3),
13. Most 5th Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsBruce McLaren (1)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (72),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (202),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresBruce McLaren (21),
4. Most 6th Place FinishesFerrari (27),
5. Most 5th Fastest LapsCooper (15),
6. Most 5th Fastest LapsBruce McLaren (6),
7. Most 12th Fastest LapsLotus (6),
8. Most 19th Fastest LapsCooper (6),
9. Most 23rd Fastest LapsLotus (4),
10. Most Race EntriesMaurice Trintignant (74),
11. Most 5th Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsCooper (2),
12. Most 10th Place QualificationsFerrari (20),
13. Most 23rd Place QualificationsCooper (7)

Championships
1 Graham Hill 28 
same
2 Jim Clark 21 
same
3 John Surtees 19 
up
4 Bruce McLaren 18 
down
5 Phil Hill 14 
down
6 Dan Gurney 13 
same
7 Tony Maggs 9 
same
8 Trevor Taylor 6 
same
9 Richie Ginther 4 
same
 Lorenzo Bandini 4 
same
11 Ricardo Rodriguez 4 
same
12 Giancarlo Baghetti 3 
down
13 Jack Brabham 3 
same
14 Jo Bonnier 2 
same
15 Carel Godin de Beaufort 2 
same
1 BRM / BRM 31 
up
2 Lotus / Climax 27 
down
3 Cooper / Climax 23 
same
4 Lola / Climax 19 
up
5 Porsche / Porsche 16 
up
6 Ferrari / Ferrari 15 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 7Car 11
EntrantOwen Racing OrganisationPorsche System EngineeringOwen Racing Organisation
DriverGraham HillDan GurneyGraham Hill
CarBRM P57Porsche 804BRM P57
EngineBRM 1.5 V8Porsche 1.5 F8BRM 1.5 V8
Time2:38'45.38'47.210'12.2
Speed129.312 km/h155.759 km/h134.133 km/h


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