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1968 Republic Day Trophy
1968 Monaco GP
1967 Belgian GP

1968 Belgian GP

1968 Natal Winter Trophy
1968 Dutch GP
1970 Belgian GP
 XXVIII  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 9 June 1968
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 28 laps
Race10 of 25
Championship race165
Circuit
Laps28
Circuit Perimeter14100 m
Race Distance14100 × 28 = 394.800 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries18
Qualifiers18
Finishers8
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesBruce McLaren Motor Racing - 1st Win (Entrant)
Honda Racing - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Jack Brabham - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
John Surtees - 10th Fastest Lap (Driver)
McLaren - 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
McLaren - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Pedro Rodriguez - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 10th Place QualificationsCooper (25)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (131),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (250),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (168),
4. Most Retirements Jo Bonnier (47),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (57),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (111),
7. Most Laps LedFerrari (2713),
8. Most Race EntriesCooper (513),
9. Most Race Entries Jack Brabham (99),
10. Most PolesFerrari (46),
11. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (46),
12. Most 4th Place Qualifications John Surtees (14),
13. Most 12th Place QualificationsCooper (34)

Championships
1  Graham Hill 24 
2  Denny Hulme 10 
3  Bruce McLaren 9 
up
  Jim Clark 9 
5  Richard Attwood 6 
down
  Pedro Rodriguez 6 
up
7  Ludovico Scarfiotti 6 
down
8  Lucien Bianchi 5 
down
9  Jacky Ickx 4 
up
  Jochen Rindt 4 
down
  Brian Redman 4 
down
12  Chris Amon 3 
down
  Jackie Stewart 3 
down
14  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 3 
down
15  Jackie Oliver 2 
down
1 Lotus / Ford 29 
2 McLaren / Ford 17 
3 BRM / BRM 12 
up
4 Cooper / BRM 9 
down
5 Ferrari / Ferrari 7 
up
6 Matra / Ford 6 
up
7 Brabham / Repco 4 
down
8 McLaren / BRM 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 22Car 20
EntrantBruce McLaren Motor RacingScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACHonda Racing
Driver Bruce McLaren Chris Amon John Surtees
CarMcLaren M7AFerrari 312Honda RA301
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 V12Honda 3.0 V12
Time1:40'02.13'28.63'30.5
Speed236.797 km/h243.337 km/h241.140 km/h


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