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1963 Kanonloppet
1963 British GP
1962 German GP

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

Details
DateSunday 4 August 1963
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitNürburgring
Event FormatRace of 15 laps
Race16 of 24
Championship race117
Circuit
Laps15
Circuit Perimeter22810 m
Race Distance22810 × 15 = 342.150 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers22
Finishers10
Championship Debutants
Kurt Kuhnke (Driver),
Gilby (Car Model),
   Kurt Kuhnke (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 21 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 25 - 20th Race Entry (Car Number)
Brabham Racing Organisation - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Carel Godin de Beaufort - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Ian Burgess - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Jo Bonnier - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
John Surtees - 1st Win (Driver)
Lorenzo Bandini - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (21)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (82),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (209),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (143),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (37),
5. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (39),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (90),
7. Most Laps LedFerrari (2267),
8. Most Race EntriesFerrari (420),
9. Most Failures to QualifyLotus (22),
10. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (38),
11. Most 12th Place QualificationsCooper (21),
12. Most 17th Place QualificationsCarel Godin de Beaufort (7)

Championships
1 Jim Clark 42 
same
2 John Surtees 22 
up
3 Richie Ginther 18 
same
4 Graham Hill 17 
down
5 Dan Gurney 12 
same
6 Bruce McLaren 10 
same
7 Tony Maggs 8 
same
8 Gerhard Mitter 3 
up
 Innes Ireland 3 
same
 Jack Brabham 3 
same
11 Jo Bonnier 3 
down
 Jim Hall 3 
up
13 Lorenzo Bandini 2 
down
14 Carel Godin de Beaufort 1 
up
 Ludovico Scarfiotti 1 
down
 Trevor Taylor 1 
down
 Jo Siffert 1 
down
1 Lotus / Climax 43 
same
2 BRM / BRM 26 
same
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 22 
up
4 Cooper / Climax 17 
down
5 Brabham / Climax 13 
down
6 Porsche / Porsche 4 
up
7 Lotus / BRM 4 
same
8 BRP / BRM 3 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 7Car 3Car 7
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACTeam LotusScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverJohn SurteesJim ClarkJohn Surtees
CarFerrari 156/63Lotus 25Ferrari 156/63
EngineFerrari 1.5 V6Climax 1.5 V8Ferrari 1.5 V6
Time2:13'06.88'45.88'47.0
Speed154.222 km/h156.173 km/h155.818 km/h


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