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1963 United States GP
1962 Mexican GP

1963 Mexican GP

1963 Rand GP
1963 South African GP
1964 Mexican GP
 II  Gran Premio de México


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

Details
DateSunday 27 October 1963
Start time14:00
EventMexican GP
CircuitMexico City
Event FormatRace of 65 laps
Race22 of 24
Championship race120
Circuit
Laps65
Circuit Perimeter5000 m
Race Distance5000 × 65 = 325.000 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers21
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Frank Dochnal (Driver),
Moises Solana (Driver),
13 (Car Number),
   Frank Dochnal (Entrant),
Mexican GP (Event),
Mexico City (Circuit)
MilestonesCar 8 - 10th Win (Car Number)
ATS (Ita) - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
ATS (Ita) - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Automobili Turismo e Sport - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Brabham Racing Organisation - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Brabham - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Dunlop - 50th Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Dunlop - 50th Win (Tyre Manufacturer)
Dunlop - 750th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Graham Hill - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Team Lotus - 10th Win (Entrant)
Tony Maggs - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 8th Place Finishes in a SeasonLotus (7),
2. Most 8th Place Finishes in a Season Jim Hall (3),
3. Most 8th Place Qualifications in a SeasonCooper (5)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (85),
2. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresBRM (20),
3. Most Race EntriesFerrari (426),
4. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (39),
5. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (22)

Championships
1  Jim Clark 54 
2  Graham Hill 29 
up
3  Richie Ginther 29 
down
4  John Surtees 22 
5  Bruce McLaren 14 
6  Jack Brabham 14 
up
7  Dan Gurney 13 
down
8  Tony Maggs 9 
down
9  Innes Ireland 6 
10  Jo Bonnier 5 
up
11  Lorenzo Bandini 4 
down
12  Gerhard Mitter 3 
down
13  Jim Hall 3 
down
14  Carel Godin de Beaufort 2 
15  Trevor Taylor 1 
  Jo Siffert 1 
  Ludovico Scarfiotti 1 
1 Lotus / Climax 54 
2 BRM / BRM 36 
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 24 
4 Brabham / Climax 24 
up
5 Cooper / Climax 23 
down
6 BRP / BRM 6 
7 Porsche / Porsche 5 
8 Lotus / BRM 4 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 8
EntrantTeam LotusTeam LotusTeam Lotus
Driver Jim Clark Jim Clark Jim Clark
CarLotus 25Lotus 25Lotus 25
EngineClimax 1.5 V8Climax 1.5 V8Climax 1.5 V8
Time2:09'52.11'58.81'58.1
Speed150.152 km/h151.515 km/h152.413 km/h


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