Formula 1 World Championship 1963 Round 04 France

The 1963 French Grand Prix was Round 4 of the 1963 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Reims-Gueux, France on Sunday, 2 July 1963. Jim Clark started on pole position in the Lotus Climax and was the race winner.

1963 French Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
118Jim ClarkGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDunlop532:10:54.3002:10:54.300--2:21.60012201.6759
212Tony MaggsSouth AfricaCooper ClimaxDunlop53+64.9002:11:59.200+1:04.900+1:04.9002:23.00027200.0226
32Graham HillGreat BritainBRMDunlop53+133.9002:13:08.200+2:13.900+1:09.0002:22.70028198.295
46Jack BrabhamAustraliaBrabham ClimaxDunlop53+135.2002:13:09.500+2:15.200+1.3002:22.00015198.2623
58Dan GurneyUnited StatesBrabham ClimaxDunlop53+153.4002:13:27.700+2:33.400+18.2002:22.30027197.8122
636Jo SiffertSwitzerlandLotus BRMDunlop52+1 lap2:13:13.7001 lap1 lap2:24.9003194.4191
730Chris AmonNew ZealandLola ClimaxDunlop51+2 laps2:12:33.2002 laps1 lap2:28.20022191.652
828Maurice TrintignantFranceLotus ClimaxDunlop50+3 laps2:11:48.2003 laps1 lap2:28.20022188.963
932Innes IrelandGreat BritainBRP BRMDunlop49+4 laps2:12:48.3004 laps1 lap2:24.50015183.787
1046Lorenzo BandiniItalyBRMDunlop45+8 laps2:13:13.9008 laps4 laps2:28.50023168.243
1134Jim HallUnited StatesLotus BRMDunlop45+8 laps2:13:17.8008 laps+3.9002:28.90011168.161
1210Bruce McLarenNew ZealandCooper ClimaxDunlop42DNF1:43:03.70011 laps3 laps2:23.2003202.995
1320Trevor TaylorGreat BritainLotus ClimaxDunlop41DNF1:45:27.10012 laps1 lap2:22.00025193.670
NC42Phil HillUnited StatesLotus BRMDunlop34DNC2:12:22.3002:28.30013127.943
NC44Jo BonnierSwedenCooper ClimaxDunlop32DNC2:11:41.4002:30.0002121.040
DNF48Masten GregoryUnited StatesLotus BRMDunlop30DNF1:39:58.6002:26.90015149.470
DNF16John SurteesGreat BritainFerrariDunlop12DNF32:37.5002:22.5003183.216
DNF38Tony SettemberUnited StatesScirocco BRMDunlop5DNF13:21.3002:36.5003186.491
DNF4Richie GintherUnited StatesBRMDunlop4DNF9:46.7002:21.9002203.764
DNS14Ludovico ScarfiottiItalyFerrari