1959 Netherlands Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Zandvoort circuit. Full information

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix poster

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix poster

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix is 78th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Zandvoort circuit. Jo Bonnier won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Jack Brabham and Masten Gregory also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 75 laps (314 km).

Previous race: 1959 Indianapolis 500
Next race: 1959 France Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

1st victory for the BRM team
1st victory for the Jo Bonnier
1st podium for the Jo Bonnier
2nd podium for the Jack Brabham
2nd podium for the Masten Gregory

Jo Bonnier - Winner of the 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

Jo Bonnier - Winner of the 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix

BRM P25 - 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix winner

BRM P25 #7 - 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix winner

1959 Netherlands Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jo Bonnier BRM P25, #7 8.00  2h 05m 26.8s  ( 150.411 km/h ) 75 Owen Racing Organisation
2 Jack Brabham Cooper T51, #8 6.00  2h 05m 41.0s  ( +14.2s ) 75 Cooper Car Company
3 Masten Gregory Cooper T51, #9 4.00  2h 06m 49.8s  ( +1m 23.0s ) 75 Cooper Car Company
4 Innes Ireland Lotus 16, #12 3.00   74 Team Lotus
5 Jean Behra Ferrari D246, #1 2.00   74 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Phil Hill Ferrari D246, #3 0   73 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Graham Hill Lotus 16, #14 0   73 Team Lotus
8 Maurice Trintignant Cooper T51, #10 0   73 RRC Walker Racing Team
9 Cliff Allison Ferrari D246, #16 0   71 Scuderia Ferrari
10 Carel Godin De Beaufort Porsche RSK, #15 0   68 Ecurie Maarsbergen
ab Stirling Moss Cooper T51, #11 1.00  Gearbox 63 RRC Walker Racing Team
ab Harry Schell BRM P25, #6 0  Engine 46 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Tony Brooks Ferrari D246, #2 0  Oil leak 42 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Carroll Shelby Aston Martin DBR4, #5 0  Engine 25 David Brown Corporation
ab Roy Salvadori Aston Martin DBR4, #4 0  Overheating 3 David Brown Corporation

List of all cars for the 1959 Netherlands Grand Prix on the Zandvoort circuit

Ferrari D246

Ferrari 155 V6 2.4

BRM P25

BRM P25 L4 2.5

Cooper T51

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Aston Martin DBR4

Aston Martin RB6 L6 2.5

Lotus 16

Climax FPF L4 2.5

Porsche RSK

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5