1959 Portuguese Grand Prix

The 1959 Portuguese Grand Prix was Round 7 of the 1959 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Monsanto Park Circuit in Portugal on Sunday, 23 August 1959. Stirling Moss started on pole position in a Cooper Climax and was the race winner.

1959 Portuguese Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
14Stirling MossGreat BritainCooper ClimaxDunlop622:11:55.4102:11:55.410--2:05.070289
22Masten GregoryUnited StatesCooper ClimaxDunlop61+1 lap1 lap1 lap2:07.33056
316Dan GurneyUnited StatesFerrariDunlop61+1 lap1 lap2:07.85064
45Maurice TrintignantFranceCooper ClimaxDunlop60+2 laps2 laps1 lap2:08.05053
56Harry SchellUnited StatesBRMDunlop59+3 laps3 laps1 lap2:11.37062
610Roy SalvadoriGreat BritainAston Martin59+3 laps3 laps2:12.56019
78Ron FlockhartGreat BritainBRMDunlop59+3 laps3 laps2:10.17010
89Carroll ShelbyUnited StatesAston Martin58+4 laps4 laps1 lap2:14.99018
914Tony BrooksGreat BritainFerrariDunlop57+5 laps5 laps1 lap2:11.55010
1018Nicha CabralPortugalCooper Maserati56+6 laps6 laps1 lap2:16.91040
DNF3Bruce McLarenNew ZealandCooper ClimaxDunlop38DNF2:07.53013
DNF1Jack BrabhamAustraliaCooper ClimaxDunlop23DNF2:06.98011
DNF7Jo BonnierSwedenBRMDunlop10DNF2:13.1703
DNF15Phil HillUnited StatesFerrariDunlop5DNF2:09.8005
DNF11Graham HillGreat BritainLotus Climax5DNF2:12.4005
DNF12Innes IrelandGreat BritainLotus Climax3DNF2:31.4301