Formula 1 World Championship 1959 Round 05 Great Britain

The 1959 British Grand Prix was Round 5 of the 1959 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Aintree Racecourse, United Kingdom on Sunday, 18 July 1959. Jack Brabham started on pole position in the Cooper Climax and was the race winner.

1959 British Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
112Jack BrabhamAustraliaCooper ClimaxDunlop752:30:11.6002:30:11.600--1:57.800288
26Stirling MossGreat BritainBRMDunlop75+22.2002:30:33.800+22.200+22.2001:57.000696.5
316Bruce McLarenNew ZealandCooper ClimaxDunlop75+22.4002:30:34.000+22.400+0.2001:57.000754.5
48Harry SchellUnited StatesBRMDunlop74+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:59.400263
518Maurice TrintignantFranceCooper ClimaxDunlop74+1 lap1 lap1:59.200282
62Roy SalvadoriGreat BritainAston Martin74+1 lap1 lap2:00.40037
714Masten GregoryUnited StatesCooper ClimaxDunlop73+2 laps2 laps1 lap1:58.80070
830Alan StaceyGreat BritainLotus Climax71+4 laps4 laps2 laps2:04.2006
928Graham HillGreat BritainLotus Climax70+5 laps5 laps1 lap2:01.6008
1048Chris BristowGreat BritainCooper Borgward70+5 laps5 laps2:05.80039
1158Henry TaylorGreat BritainCooper Climax69+6 laps6 laps1 lap2:07.40029
1252Peter AshdownGreat BritainCooper Climax69+6 laps6 laps2:08.20061
1346Ivor BuebGreat BritainCooper Borgward69+6 laps6 laps2:08.00016
DNF4Carroll ShelbyUnited StatesAston Martin69DNF2:00.00045
DNF40Fritz d'OreyBrazilMaseratiPirelli57DNF2:01.80017
DNF42Ron FlockhartGreat BritainBRMDunlop53DNF2:00.20049
DNF38Jack FairmanGreat BritainCooper Climax39DNF2:05.80028
DNF10Jo BonnierSwedenBRMDunlop37DNF2:01.20035
DNF22Ian BurgessGreat BritainCooper Maserati31DNF2:00.40010
DNF24Hans HerrmannGermanyCooper Maserati21DNF2:07.20016
DNF64David PiperGreat BritainLotus Climax19DNF2:10.20012
DNF36Brian NaylorGreat BritainJBW Maserati18DNF2:02.0002
DNF50Mike TaylorGreat BritainCooper Climax17DNF2:11.00015
DNF20Tony BrooksGreat BritainVanwallDunlop13DNF2:05.6006
DNQ54Keith GreeneGreat BritainCooper ClimaxDNQ
DNQ56Bill MossGreat BritainCooper ClimaxDNQ
DNQ60Mike ParkesGreat BritainFry ClimaxDNQ
DNQ62Dennis TaylorGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDNQ
DNQ44Trevor TaylorGreat BritainCooper ClimaxDNQ
DNQ66Tim ParnellGreat BritainCooper ClimaxDNQ