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1963 Monaco GP
1962 Belgian GP

1963 Belgian GP

1963 Dutch GP
1964 Belgian GP
 XXIII  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 9 June 1963
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 32 laps
Race10 of 24
Championship race113
Circuit
Laps32
Circuit Perimeter14100 m
Race Distance14100 × 32 = 451.200 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Wet
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers8
Championship Debutants
ATS (Ita) (Car Manufacturer),
BRP (Car Manufacturer),
Scirocco (Car Manufacturer),
ATS (Ita) (Engine Manufacturer),
ATS (Ita) 100 (Car Model),
   BRP 1 (Car Model),
Scirocco 01 (Car Model),
Automobili Turismo e Sport (Entrant),
Scirocco Powell Racing Cars (Entrant)
MilestonesBritish Racing Partnership - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Jim Clark - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Lola - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioBrabham (16.67%),
2. Highest 8th Place Finish RatioScirocco (100.00%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (80),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresBruce McLaren (26),
3. Most Consecutive RetirementsLotus (17),
4. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresBruce McLaren (8),
5. Most Race EntriesFerrari (413),
6. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (39),
7. Most 10th Place QualificationsFerrari (22)

Championships
1 Bruce McLaren 10 
up
2 Jim Clark 9 
up
 Graham Hill 9 
down
4 Richie Ginther 9 
down
5 Dan Gurney 4 
up
6 John Surtees 3 
down
7 Tony Maggs 2 
down
 Jo Bonnier 2 
same
9 Carel Godin de Beaufort 1 
up
 Trevor Taylor 1 
down
1 BRM / BRM 12 
same
2 Lotus / Climax 10 
up
3 Cooper / Climax 10 
down
4 Brabham / Climax 4 
up
5 Ferrari / Ferrari 3 
down
6 Porsche / Porsche 1 
up

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 7Car 1
EntrantTeam LotusOwen Racing OrganisationTeam Lotus
DriverJim ClarkGraham HillJim Clark
CarLotus 25BRM P57Lotus 25
EngineClimax 1.5 V8BRM 1.5 V8Climax 1.5 V8
Time2:27'47.63'54.13'58.1
Speed183.175 km/h216.830 km/h213.188 km/h


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