Formula 1 World Championship 1962 Round 09 South Africa

The 1962 South African Grand Prix was Round 9 of the 1962 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Prince George Circuit in South Africa on Sunday, 8 October 1962. Jim Clark started on pole position in the Lotus Climax and Graham Hill was the race winner for BRM.

1962 South African Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
13Graham HillGreat BritainBRMDunlop822:08:03.3002:08:03.300--1:32.00055150.5989
28Bruce McLarenNew ZealandCooper ClimaxDunlop82+49.8002:08:53.100+49.800+49.8001:32.30071149.6286
39Tony MaggsSouth AfricaCooper ClimaxDunlop82+50.3002:08:53.600+50.300+0.5001:32.40077149.6194
410Jack BrabhamAustraliaBrabham ClimaxDunlop82+53.8002:08:57.100+53.800+3.5001:31.80077149.5513
511Innes IrelandGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDunlop81+1 lap2:09:03.6001 lap1 lap1:33.60052147.6032
620Neville LederleSouth AfricaLotus ClimaxDunlop78+4 laps2:08:08.7004 laps3 laps1:35.8004143.1511
74Richie GintherUnited StatesBRMDunlop78+4 laps2:08:37.2004 laps+28.5001:33.4003142.623
818John LoveZimbabweCooper ClimaxDunlop78+4 laps2:09:29.1004 laps+51.9001:37.10065141.670
95Bruce JohnstoneSouth AfricaBRMDunlop76+6 laps2:08:37.6006 laps2 laps1:36.50067138.958
1014Ernie PieterseSouth AfricaLotus ClimaxDunlop71+11 laps2:08:13.00011 laps5 laps1:38.00043130.232
1115Carel Godin de BeaufortNetherlandsPorscheDunlop70DNF2:00:52.50012 laps1 lap1:40.70048136.196
DNF21Doug SerrurierSouth AfricaLDS Alfa RomeoDunlop62DNF1:59:22.8001:38.60036122.141
DNF1Jim ClarkGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDunlop61DNF1:34:35.0001:31.0003151.676
DNF7Roy SalvadoriGreat BritainLola ClimaxDunlop56DNF1:30:55.8001:34.90054144.838
DNF22Mike HarrisSouth AfricaCooper Alfa RomeoDunlop31DNF53:17.5001:40.00014136.806
DNF6John SurteesGreat BritainLola ClimaxDunlop26DNF41:04.3001:33.0006148.879
DNF2Trevor TaylorGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDunlop11DNF17:30.9001:32.9006147.702