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The 1966 Formula One Season was the 17th season of Formula One. The Drivers' Champion was Jack Brabham, whose team, Brabham, won the Constructors' Championship.


Teams and DriversEdit

A pink background means F2 entrants for the German Grand Prix

Entrant Constructor Chassis Engine Tyre Drivers Rounds
United Kingdom Team Lotus Lotus 33
43
BRM P75 3.0 H16
Climax FWMV 2.0 V8
BRM P56 2.0 V8
F United Kingdom Jim Clark 1-2, 4-9
United Kingdom Peter Arundell 3-8
Mexico Pedro Rodríguez 3, 8-9
Italy Geki 7
44 Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4 D Germany Gerhard Mitter 6
Mexico Pedro Rodríguez 6
United Kingdom Piers Courage 6
United Kingdom Owen Racing Organisation BRM P261
P83
BRM P60 2.0 V8
BRM P75 3.0 H16
D United Kingdom Graham Hill All
United Kingdom Jackie Stewart 1-2, 4-9
United Kingdom Brabham Racing Organisation Brabham BT19
BT22
BT20
Repco 620 3.0 V8
Climax FDF 2.8 L4
G Australia Jack Brabham All
New Zealand Denny Hulme All
United KingdomChris Irwin 4
Italy Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC Ferrari 158/246
312
Ferrari 228 2.4 V6
Ferrari 218 3.0 V12
F United Kingdom John Surtees 1-2
Italy Lorenzo Bandini 1-3, 5-8
United Kingdom Mike Parkes 3, 5-7
Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti 6-7
United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Cooper T81 Maserati 9/F1 3.0 V12 D United States Richie Ginther 1-2
Austria Jochen Rindt All
United Kingdom John Surtees 3-9
New Zealand Chris Amon 3
Mexico Moisés Solana 9
Japan Honda R & D Company Honda RA273 Honda RA273E 3.0 V12 G United States Richie Ginther 7-9
United States Ronnie Bucknum 8-9
United States Anglo American Racers Eagle Mk1 Climax FDF 2.8 L4
Weslake 58 3.0 V12
G United States Dan Gurney 2-9
United States Phil Hill 7
United States Bob Bondurant 8-9
United Kingdom Bruce McLaren Motor Racing McLaren M2B Ford 406 3.0 V8
Serenissima 3.0 V8
F New Zealand Bruce McLaren 1-2, 4-5, 8-9
France Matra Sports Matra MS5 Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4 D France Jean-Pierre Beltoise 6
France Jo Schlesser 6
United Kingdom Reg Parnell Racing Lotus
Ferrari
25
33
158/246
BRM P56 2.0 V8
BRM P60 1.9 V8
Ferrari 228 2.4 V6
F United Kingdom Mike Spence All
Italy Giancarlo Baghetti 7
United States Team Chamaco Collect BRM P261 BRM P60 2.0 V8 G United States Bob Bondurant 1-2, 4, 6-7
United Kingdom Vic Wilson 2
United Kingdom Bernard White Racing BRM P261 BRM P60 1.9 V8 D United Kingdom Innes Ireland 8-9
United Kingdom R.R.C. Walker Racing Team Brabham
Cooper
BT11
T81
BRM P60 2.0 V8
Maserati 9/F1 3.0 V12
D Switzerland Jo Siffert 1-5, 7-9
United Kingdom DW Racing Enterprises Brabham BT11 Climax FPF 2.8 L4 F United Kingdom Bob Anderson 1, 3-7
Sweden Joakim Bonnier Racing Team Cooper
Brabham
T81
BT7
BT11
Maserati 9/F1 3.0 V12
Climax FPF 2.8 L4
Climax FWMV 2.0 V8
D
F
Sweden Jo Bonnier All
United Kingdom David Bridges Brabham BT11 BRM P60 2.0 V8 G United Kingdom John Taylor 3-6
Germany Caltex Racing Team Brabham BT18 Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4 D Germany Kurt Ahrens, Jr. 6
United Kingdom Tyrrell Racing Organisation Matra MS5 BRM 1.0 L4
Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4
D Germany Hubert Hahne 6
Belgium Jacky Ickx 6
United States Roy Winkelmann Racing Brabham BT18 Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4 D Germany Hans Herrmann 6
United Kingdom Alan Rees 6
United Kingdom J.A. Pearce Engineering Ltd Cooper Cooper T73 Ferrari 218 3.0 V12 D United Kingdom Chris Lawrence 4, 6
United Kingdom Shannon Racing Cars Shannon SH1 Climax FP£ 3.0 V8 D United Kingdom Trevor Taylor 4
France Guy Ligier Cooper T81 Maserati 9/F1 3.0 V12 D France Guy Ligier 1-6
Switzerland Silvio Moser Brabham BT16 Ford Cosworth SCA 1.0 L4 D Switzerland Silvio Moser 6

CalendarEdit

Calendar ChangesEdit

Results, Standings and StatisticsEdit

ResultsEdit

Rnd Grand Prix Pole position Fastest lap Winning Driver Winning Constructor Report
1 Monaco Monaco Grand Prix United Kingdom Jim Clark Italy Lorenzo Bandini United Kingdom Jackie Stewart United Kingdom BRM Report
2 Belgium Belgian Grand Prix United Kingdom John Surtees United Kingdom John Surtees United Kingdom John Surtees Italy Ferrari Report
3 France French Grand Prix Italy Lorenzo Bandini Italy Lorenzo Bandini Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report
4 United Kingdom British Grand Prix Australia Jack Brabham Australia Jack Brabham Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report
5 Netherlands Dutch Grand Prix Australia Jack Brabham Australia Jack Brabham Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report
6 Germany German Grand Prix United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom John Surtees Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report
7 Italy Italian Grand Prix United Kingdom Mike Parkes Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti Italy Ferrari Report
8 United States United States Grand Prix Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom John Surtees United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Lotus-BRM Report
9 Mexico Mexican Grand Prix United Kingdom John Surtees United States Richie Ginther United Kingdom John Surtees United Kingdom Cooper-Maserati Report

Standings and StatisticsEdit

DriversEdit

Pos. Driver MON
Monaco
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
GBR
United Kingdom
NED
Netherlands
GER
West Germany
ITA
Italy
USA
United States
MEX
Mexico
Pts.
1 Australia Jack Brabham Ret (4) 1 1 1 1 Ret Ret 2 42 (45)
2 United Kingdom John Surtees Ret 1 Ret Ret Ret 2 Ret 3 1 28
3 Austria Jochen Rindt Ret 2 4 (5) Ret 3 4 2 Ret 22 (24)
4 New Zealand Denny Hulme Ret Ret 3 2 Ret Ret 3 Ret 3 18
5 United Kingdom Graham Hill 3 Ret Ret 3 2 4 Ret Ret Ret 17
6 United Kingdom Jim Clark Ret Ret DNS 4 3 Ret Ret 1 Ret 16
7 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart 1 Ret Ret 4 5 Ret Ret Ret 14
8 United Kingdom Mike Parkes 2 Ret Ret 2 12
9 Italy Lorenzo Bandini 2 3 NC 6 6 Ret Ret 12
10 Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti Ret 1 9
11 United States Richie Ginther Ret 5 Ret Ret 4 5
12 United States Dan Gurney NC 5 Ret Ret 7 Ret Ret 5 4
13 United Kingdom Mike Spence Ret Ret Ret Ret 5 Ret 5 Ret DNS 4
14 United States Bob Bondurant 4 Ret 9 Ret 7 DSQ Ret 3
15 Switzerland Jo Siffert Ret Ret Ret NC Ret Ret 4 Ret 3
16 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Ret DNS 6 DNS 5 Ret 3
17 United Kingdom Peter Arundell DNS Ret Ret Ret 12 8 6 7 1
18 Sweden Jo Bonnier NC Ret NC Ret 7 Ret Ret NC 6 1
19 United Kingdom Bob Anderson Ret 7 NC Ret Ret 6 1
20 United Kingdom John Taylor 6 8 8 Ret 1
United Kingdom Chris Irwin 7 0
United States Ronnie Bucknum Ret 8 0
New Zealand Chris Amon 8 DNQ 0
France Guy Ligier NC NC NC 10 9 DNS 0
Italy Geki 9 0
United Kingdom Chris Lawrence 11 Ret 0
Italy Giancarlo Baghetti NC 0
Mexico Pedro Rodríguez Ret Ret[1] Ret Ret 0
United Kingdom Innes Ireland Ret Ret 0
United Kingdom Trevor Taylor Ret 0
Mexico Moisés Solana Ret 0
United States Phil Hill DNQ 0
F2 drivers ineligible for points
France Jean-Pierre Beltoise 8
West Germany Hubert Hahne 9
France Jo Schlesser 10
West Germany Hans Herrmann 11
United Kingdom Piers Courage Ret
United Kingdom Alan Rees Ret
West Germany Kurt Ahrens, Jr. Ret
Belgium Jacky Ickx Ret
Switzerland Silvio Moser DNS
West Germany Gerhard Mitter DNS
Pos. Driver MON
Monaco
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
GBR
United Kingdom
NED
Netherlands
GER
West Germany
ITA
Italy
USA
United States
MEX
Mexico
Pts.

ConstructorsEdit

Pos. Manufacturer MON
Monaco
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
GBR
United Kingdom
NED
Netherlands
GER
West Germany
ITA
Italy
USA
United States
MEX
Mexico
Pts.
1 United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Ret (4) 1 1 1 1 (3) Ret 2 42 (49)
2 Italy Ferrari 2 1 2 6 (6) 1 Ret 31 (32)
3 United Kingdom Cooper-Maserati Ret 2 4 (5) 7 2 (4) 2 1 30 (35)
4 United Kingdom BRM 1 Ret Ret 3 2 4 7 Ret Ret 22
5 United Kingdom Lotus-BRM Ret Ret Ret Ret 5 12 5 1 7 13
6 United Kingdom Lotus-Climax Ret Ret Ret 4 3 Ret 9 6 Ret 8
7 United States Eagle-Climax NC 5 Ret Ret 7 DNQ DSQ 5 4
8 Japan Honda Ret NC 4 3
9 United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Ret 5 Ret 2
10 United Kingdom Brabham-Climax Ret Ret 7 7 Ret Ret 6 1
11 United Kingdom Brabham-BRM Ret 6 8 8 Ret DNQ 1
12 United Kingdom McLaren-Serenissima DNS 6 DNS 1
United Kingdom Cooper-Ferrari 11 Ret 0
United States Eagle-Weslake Ret Ret Ret 0
United Kingdom Shannon-Climax Ret 0
Pos. Manufacturer MON
Monaco
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
GBR
United Kingdom
NED
Netherlands
GER
West Germany
ITA
Italy
USA
United States
MEX
Mexico
Pts.

Non-Championship ResultsEdit

Race Name Circuit Date Winning driver Winning constructor Report
South Africa South African Grand Prix Prince George January 1 United Kingdom Mike Spence United Kingdom Lotus-Climax Report
Italy Gran Premio di Siracusa Syracuse April 1 United Kingdom John Surtees Italy Ferrari Report
United Kingdom BRDC International Trophy Silverstone May 14 Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report
United Kingdom International Gold Cup Oulton Park September 17 Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham-Repco Report

NotesEdit

  1. Rodríguez competed in F1 and F2 cars during the season.

See AlsoEdit

V T E Formula One Seasons
1950 • 1951 • 1952 • 1953 • 1954 • 1955 • 1956 • 1957 • 1958 • 1959 • 1960 • 1961 • 1962 • 1963 • 1964 • 1965 • 1966 • 1967 • 1968 • 1969 • 1970 • 1971 • 1972 • 1973 • 1974 • 1975 • 1976 • 1977 • 1978 • 1979 • 1980 • 1981 • 1982 • 1983 • 1984 • 1985 • 1986 • 1987 • 1988 • 1989 • 1990 • 1991 • 1992 • 1993 • 1994 • 1995 • 1996 • 1997 • 1998 • 1999 • 2000 • 2001 • 2002 • 2003 • 2004 • 2005 • 2006 • 2007 • 2008 • 2009 • 2010 • 2011 • 2012 • 2013 • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017 • 2018


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