Formula 1 in the 1959 season. Full information

10th season of formula One, started 10th May and ended at 12th December 1959

Beginners of the season: Innes Ireland , Dan Gurney

Formula 1 in the 1959 season. Full information

List of Grand Prix and tracks in the 1959 season

Grand Prix Track Race Start
Monaco Monaco Monaco 10th May 1959
Indianapolis Indianapolis Indianapolis 30th May 1959
Netherlands Netherlands Zandvoort 31st May 1959
France France Reims 5th July 1959
Britain Britain Aintree 18th July 1959
Germany Germany Avus 2nd August 1959
Portugal Portugal Monsanto 23rd August 1959
Italy Italy Monza 13th September 1959
USA USA Sebring 12th December 1959

Drivers championship 1959

Jack Brabham

Australia

Champion

Tony Brooks

United Kingdom

2nd place

Stirling Moss

United Kingdom

3rd place

List of all drivers for the 1959 season

Name Points
Jack Brabham 31.00
Tony Brooks 27.00
Stirling Moss 25.50
Phil Hill 20.00
Maurice Trintignant 19.00
Bruce Mclaren 16.50
Dan Gurney 13.00
Jo Bonnier 10.00
Masten Gregory 10.00
Rodger Ward 8.00
Jim Rathmann 6.00
Johnny Thomson 5.00
Harry Schell 5.00
Innes Ireland 5.00
Olivier Gendebien 3.00
Tony Bettenhausen 3.00
Cliff Allison 2.00
Paul Goldsmith 2.00
Jean Behra 2.00

List of participating teams in the 1959 season

Name Points
Cooper 40.00
Ferrari 32.00
BRM 18.00
Lotus 5.00

List of all cars in the 1959 season

Cooper T51

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Ferrari D246

Ferrari 155 V6 2.4

BRM P25

BRM P25 L4 2.5

Watson Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Lotus 16

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Lesovsky ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Epperly Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500F

Novi L8 c 3.0

Tec Mec F415

Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5

Lotus 12

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Porsche 718

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Kurtis Kraft ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Vanwall VW 59

Vanwall 254 L4 2.5

Cooper T45

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Phillips ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Cooper T43

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Cooper T43

OSCA L4 2.0

Fry F2

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Christensen ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Porsche Behra

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Kurtis Kraft 500C

Maserati V8

JBW 59

Maserati 250S L4 2.5

Kurtis Kraft 500H

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Dunn ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft Midget

Offenhauser L4 1.75

Cooper T45

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Kurtis Kraft 500C

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500E

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Connaught B

Alta GP L4 2.5

Kurtis Kraft 500D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Porsche RSK

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Cooper T51

Borgward 1500 RS L4 1.5

Kurtis Kraft 500G

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Cornis ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Aston Martin DBR4

Aston Martin RB6 L6 2.5

Cooper T45

Maserati 250S L4 2.5

Sutton ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Ferrari D156

Ferrari Dino 156 V6 1.5

Cooper T51

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Maserati 420M

Maserati V8

Elder ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Connaught C

Alta GP L4 2.5

Lotus 16

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Moore ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Cooper T51

Maserati 250S L4 2.5

Maserati 250F

Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5

Kuzma Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Cooper T51

Alta GP L4 2.5