1963 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Reims circuit. Full information

1963 France Grand Prix poster

1963 France Grand Prix poster

1963 France Grand Prix

1963 France Grand Prix is 115th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Reims circuit. Jim Clark won the pole position and this race. This was his 6th victory. Tony Maggs and Graham Hill also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 53 laps (440 km).

Previous race: 1963 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next race: 1963 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1963 France Grand Prix

11th victory for the Lotus team
6th victory for the Jim Clark
9th podium for the Jim Clark
3rd podium for the Tony Maggs
9th podium for the Graham Hill

1963 France Grand Prix

1963 France Grand Prix

Lotus 25 - 1963 France Grand Prix winner

Lotus 25 - 1963 France Grand Prix winner

1963 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jim Clark 9.00  2h 10m 54.3s  ( 201.676 km/h ) 53 Team Lotus
2 Tony Maggs 6.00  2h 11m 59.2s  ( +1m 04.9s ) 53 Cooper Car Company
3 Graham Hill 0  2h 13m 08.2s  ( +2m 13.9s ) 53 Owen Racing Organisation
4 Jack Brabham 3.00  2h 13m 09.5s  ( +2m 15.2s ) 53 Brabham Racing Organisation
5 Dan Gurney 2.00  2h 13m 27.7s  ( +2m 33.4s ) 53 Brabham Racing Organisation
6 Jo Siffert 1.00   52 Siffert Racing Team
7 Chris Amon 0   51 Reg Parnell Racing
8 Maurice Trintignant 0   50 Reg Parnell Racing
9 Innes Ireland 0   49 British Racing Partnership
10 Lorenzo Bandini 0   45 Scuderia Centro Sud
11 Jim Hall 0   45 British Racing Partnership
12 Bruce Mclaren 0  Ignition 42 Cooper Car Company
13 Trevor Taylor 0  Transmission 41 Team Lotus
ab Phil Hill 0  Fuel pump 34 Ecurie Filipinetti
ab Jo Bonnier 0  Gearbox 32 RRC Walker Racing Team
ab Masten Gregory 0  Gearbox 30 Tim Parnell
ab John Surtees 0  Fuel pump 12 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Tony Settember 0  Transmission 5 Scirocco Racing Cars
ab Richie Ginther 0  Radiator 4 Owen Racing Organisation
np Ludovico Scarfiotti 0  Accident   Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
np Peter Arundell 0  Race in another race   Team Lotus
f Phil Hill 0  Car unavailable   Automobili Turismo e Sport
f Giancarlo Baghetti 0  Car unavailable   Automobili Turismo e Sport
f Ian Burgess 0  Car unavailable   Scirocco Racing Cars
f Nasif Estefano 0  Car unavailable   Scuderia De Tomaso

List of all cars for the 1963 France Grand Prix on the Reims circuit

Lotus 25

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

BRM P57

BRM P56 V8 1.5

Brabham BT7

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

BRM P61

BRM P60 V8 1.5

A-T-S 100

A-T-S 100 V8 1.5

Lotus 24

BRM P56 V8 1.5

Cooper T60

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

Cooper T66

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

Lola Mk 4A

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

Ferrari 156/63

Ferrari 178 V6 1.5

Lotus 24

Climax FWMV V8 1.5

BRP Mk 1

BRM P56 V8 1.5

De Tomaso 801

De Tomaso F8 1.5

Scirocco SP

BRM P56 V8 1.5