1959 Germany Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Avus circuit. Full information

1959 Germany Grand Prix poster

1959 Germany Grand Prix poster

1959 Germany Grand Prix

1959 Germany Grand Prix is 81st Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Avus circuit. Cliff Allison won the pole position, Tony Brooks won this race. This was his 6th victory. Dan Gurney and Phil Hill also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 60 laps (498 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1959 Britain Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1959 Portugal Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1959 Germany Grand Prix

30th victory for the Ferrari team
6th victory for the Tony Brooks
8th podium for the Tony Brooks
1st podium for the Dan Gurney
4th podium for the Phil Hill

1959 Germany Grand Prix

1959 Germany Grand Prix

Ferrari D246 - 1959 Germany Grand Prix winner

Ferrari D246 - 1959 Germany Grand Prix winner

1959 Germany Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Tony Brooks 9.00  2h 09m 31.6s  ( 230.686 km/h ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Dan Gurney 6.00  2h 09m 33.5s  ( +01.9s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Phil Hill 4.00  2h 10m 36.4s  ( +1m 04.8s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Maurice Trintignant 3.00   59 RRC Walker Racing Team
5 Jo Bonnier 2.00   58 Owen Racing Organisation
6 Ian Burgess 0   56 Scuderia Centro Sud
7 Harry Schell 0  Clutch 49 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Bruce Mclaren 0  Clutch 37 Cooper Car Company
ab Hans Herrmann 0  Accident 36 British Racing Partnership
ab Masten Gregory 0  Engine 23 Cooper Car Company
ab Jack Brabham 0  Clutch 15 Cooper Car Company
ab Graham Hill 0  Radiator 10 Team Lotus
ab Innes Ireland 0  Gearbox 7 Team Lotus
ab Cliff Allison 0  Clutch 2 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Stirling Moss 0  Gearbox 1 RRC Walker Racing Team
np Jean Behra 0  Dead   Privé
np Wolfgang Von Trips 0  Withdrew   Porsche KG
f Fritz D'orey 0  Not present   Scuderia Centro Sud

List of all cars for the 1959 Germany Grand Prix on the Avus circuit

Cooper T51

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Porsche 718

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Maserati 250F

Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5

BRM P25

BRM P25 L4 2.5

Cooper T51

Maserati 250S L4 2.5

Ferrari D246

Ferrari 155 V6 2.4

Porsche Behra

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Lotus 16

Climax FPF L4 2.5