1966 Formula 1 World Championship

The 1966 Formula 1 World Championship was the 17th F1 season. It consisted of 9 Grand Prix rounds, held across 9 different countries. Jack Brabham won the Drivers’ Championship and Brabham won the Constructors’ Championship.

1966 Races
RoundGrand PrixCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
1MonacoCircuit de Monaco22 May 1966Jackie StewartBRM1002:33:10.500
2BelgiumCircuit de Spa-Francorchamps12 June 1966John SurteesFerrari282:09:11.300
3FranceCircuit de Reims-Gueux3 July 1966Jack BrabhamBrabham Repco481:48:31.300
4Great BritainBrands Hatch Circuit16 July 1966Jack BrabhamBrabham Repco802:13:13.400
5NetherlandsCircuit Park Zandvoort24 July 1966Jack BrabhamBrabham Repco902:20:32.500
6GermanyNürburgring7 August 1966Jack BrabhamBrabham Repco152:27:03.000
7ItalyAutodromo Nazionale Monza4 September 1966Ludovico ScarfiottiFerrari681:47:14.800
8United StatesWatkins Glen International2 October 1966Jim ClarkLotus BRM1082:09:40.100
9MexicoAutódromo Hermanos Rodríguez23 October 1966John SurteesCooper Maserati652:06:35.340
1966 Driver Standings
Pos.DriverDriver NationalityTeamPoints
1Jack BrabhamAustraliaBrabham Repco42
2John SurteesGreat BritainCooper Maserati28
3Jochen RindtAustriaCooper Maserati22
4Denny HulmeNew ZealandBrabham Repco18
5Graham HillGreat BritainBRM17
6Jim ClarkGreat BritainLotus BRM16
7Jackie StewartGreat BritainBRM14
8Mike ParkesGreat BritainFerrari12
8Lorenzo BandiniItalyFerrari12
10Ludovico ScarfiottiItalyFerrari9
11Richie GintherUnited StatesHonda5
12Dan GurneyUnited StatesEagle Climax4
12Mike SpenceGreat BritainLotus BRM4
14Bob BondurantUnited StatesEagle Weslake3
14Jo SiffertSwitzerlandCooper Maserati3
14Bruce McLarenNew ZealandMcLaren Ford3
17John TaylorGreat BritainBrabham BRM1
17Bob AndersonGreat BritainBrabham Climax1
17Peter ArundellGreat BritainLotus BRM1
17Jo BonnierSwedenCooper Maserati1
1966 Constructor Standings
Pos.TeamPoints
1Brabham Repco42
2Ferrari31
3Cooper Maserati30
4BRM22
5Lotus BRM13
6Lotus Climax8
7Eagle Climax4
8Honda3
9McLaren Ford2
10Brabham BRM1
11McLaren Serenissima1
12Brabham Climax1
1966 Fastest Laps
RoundGrand PrixDriverTeamTime
1MonacoLorenzo BandiniFerrari1:29.800
2BelgiumJohn SurteesFerrari4:18.700
3FranceLorenzo BandiniFerrari2:11.300
4Great BritainJack BrabhamBrabham Climax1:37.000
5NetherlandsDenny HulmeBrabham Climax1:30.600
6GermanyJohn SurteesCooper Maserati8:49.000
7ItalyLudovico ScarfiottiFerrari1:32.400
8United StatesJohn SurteesCooper Maserati1:09.670
9MexicoRichie GintherHonda1:53.750