Aintree F1 Grand Prix
races and statistics on Aintree F1 circuit

Aintree F1 Grand Prix

Aintree facts

Winners

The winner started from pole in 3 racess. In 2 occasions of them the driver has had the fastest lap. In 1961 Wolfgang von Trips won the race after he started from position 4 (the lowest).

Top drivers : Stirling Moss (2); Wolfgang von Trips (1); Tony Brooks (1);

Top teams : Vanwall (2); Lotus (1); Cooper (1);

Pole positions

Top drivers at grid Stirling Moss (2); Phil Hill (1); Jim Clark (1);

Consecutively poles: (2) Stirling Moss

In 1955 Michael Poberjsky started the race from position 23 and finish on 7 (best jump).The worst finish was set by Innes Ireland in 1962 when he started from 3 and finish on 16.

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Fastest laps

SeasonDriverFastest lap
1962 Jim Clark 1:55.000
1959 Bruce McLaren 1:57.000
1959 Stirling Moss 1:57.000
1961 Tony Brooks 1:57.800
1957 Stirling Moss 1:59.200

clossest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Stirling Moss Mercedes -00:00.200 Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes 16 Jul 1955
Jack Brabham Cooper -00:22.200 Stirling Moss BRM 18 Jul 1959
Stirling Moss Vanwall -00:25.600 Luigi Musso Lancia 20 Jul 1957
Tony Brooks Vanwall -00:25.600 Luigi Musso Lancia 20 Jul 1957
Wolfgang von Trips Ferrari -00:46.000 Phil Hill Ferrari 15 Jul 1961

bigest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Jim Clark Lotus -00:49.200 John Surtees Lola 21 Jul 1962
Wolfgang von Trips Ferrari -00:46.000 Phil Hill Ferrari 15 Jul 1961
Stirling Moss Vanwall -00:25.600 Luigi Musso Lancia 20 Jul 1957
Tony Brooks Vanwall -00:25.600 Luigi Musso Lancia 20 Jul 1957
Jack Brabham Cooper -00:22.200 Stirling Moss BRM 18 Jul 1959

F1 seasons

Season Winner Pole position
1962 Jim Clark Lotus Jim Clark Lotus
1961 Wolfgang von Trips Ferrari Phil Hill Ferrari
1959 Jack Brabham Cooper Jack Brabham Cooper
1957 Stirling Moss Vanwall Tony Brooks Vanwall
1955 Stirling Moss Mercedes Stirling Moss Mercedes