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1966 Season
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1966 Natal Winter GP
1966 Belgian GP
1965 ACF GP

1966 ACF GP

1966 Border 100
1966 British GP
1967 ACF GP
 LII  Grand Prix de l'ACF
 XXVI  Grand Prix d'Europe



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

Details
DateSunday 3 July 1966
Start time14:00
EventACF GP
CircuitReims
Event FormatRace of 48 laps
Race12 of 26
Championship race144
Circuit
Laps48
Circuit Perimeter8302 m
Race Distance8302 × 48 = 398.496 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherVery hot
Participants
Entries17
Qualifiers17
Finishers8
Championship Debutants
Brabham BT20 (Car Model),    David Bridges (Entrant)
MilestonesLorenzo Bandini - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Mike Spence - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Repco - 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 5th Place Finish RatioEagle (50.00%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (104),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (236),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (161),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (68),
5. Most 8th Place FinishesCooper (25),
6. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (14.20%),
7. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (44),
8. Most Races LedFerrari (104),
9. Most Laps LedFerrari (2582),
10. Most Race EntriesFerrari (479),
11. Most PolesFerrari (43),
12. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (44),
13. Most 11th Place QualificationsCooper (24)

Championships
1 Jack Brabham 12 
up
2 Lorenzo Bandini 10 
down
3 John Surtees 9 
down
 Jackie Stewart 9 
down
5 Jochen Rindt 9 
down
6 Mike Parkes 6 
up
7 Denny Hulme 4 
up
 Graham Hill 4 
down
9 Bob Bondurant 3 
down
10 Richie Ginther 2 
down
 Dan Gurney 2 
down
12 John Taylor 1 
up
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 21 
same
2 Brabham / Repco 12 
up
3 BRM / BRM 9 
down
4 Cooper / Maserati 9 
down
5 Eagle / Climax 2 
same
6 Brabham / BRM 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 12Car 20Car 20
EntrantBrabham Racing OrganisationScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverJack BrabhamLorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
CarBrabham BT19Ferrari 312Ferrari 312
EngineRepco 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 V12Ferrari 3.0 V12
Time1:48'31.32'07.82'11.3
Speed220.322 km/h233.859 km/h227.625 km/h


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