1961 Monaco Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Monaco circuit. Full information

1961 Monaco Grand Prix poster

1961 Monaco Grand Prix poster

1961 Monaco Grand Prix

1961 Monaco Grand Prix is 95th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Monaco circuit. Stirling Moss won the pole position and this race. This was his 15th victory. Richie Ginther and Phil Hill also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 100 laps (315 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1960 USA Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1961 Netherlands Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix

3rd victory for the Lotus team
15th victory for the Stirling Moss
23rd podium for the Stirling Moss
2nd podium for the Richie Ginther
8th podium for the Phil Hill

Stirling Moss - Winner of the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix

Stirling Moss - Winner of the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix

1961 Monaco Grand Prix

1961 Monaco Grand Prix

Lotus 18 - 1961 Monaco Grand Prix winner

Lotus 18 - 1961 Monaco Grand Prix winner

1961 Monaco Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Stirling Moss 9.00  2h 45m 50.1s  ( 113.788 km/h ) 100 RRC Walker Racing Team
2 Richie Ginther 6.00  2h 45m 53.7s  ( +03.6s ) 100 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Phil Hill 4.00  2h 46m 31.4s  ( +41.3s ) 100 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Wolfgang Von Trips 3.00  Engine 98 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Dan Gurney 2.00   98 Porsche System Engineering
6 Bruce Mclaren 1.00   95 Cooper Car Company
7 Maurice Trintignant 0   95 Scuderia Serenissima
8 Cliff Allison 0   93 UDT Laystall Racing Team
9 Hans Herrmann 0   91 Porsche System Engineering
10 Jim Clark 0   89 Team Lotus
11 John Surtees 0  Fuel pump 68 Yeoman Credit Racing Team
12 Jo Bonnier 0  Fuel pump 59 Porsche System Engineering
13 Tony Brooks 0  Valve 54 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Michael May 0  Gearbox 42 Scuderia Colonia
ab Jack Brabham 0  Ignition 38 Cooper Car Company
ab Graham Hill 0  Fuel pump 11 Owen Racing Organisation
nq Lucien Bianchi 0     Equipe Nationale Belge
nq Olivier Gendebien 0     Equipe Nationale Belge
nq Masten Gregory 0     Camoradi International
np Innes Ireland 0  Accident   Team Lotus
nq Henry Taylor 0     UDT Laystall Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix on the Monaco circuit

Cooper T53

Climax FPF L4 1.5

BRM P48/57

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Porsche 787

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Ferrari 156

Ferrari 178 V6 1.5

Lotus 21

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Cooper T51

Maserati 6-1500 L4 1.5

Porsche 718

Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5

Cooper T55

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Lotus 18

Climax FPF L4 1.5

Emeryson 61

Maserati 6-1500 L4 1.5