1966 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Reims circuit. Full information

1966 France Grand Prix poster

1966 France Grand Prix poster

1966 France Grand Prix

1966 France Grand Prix is 144th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Reims circuit. Lorenzo Bandini won the pole position, Jack Brabham won this race. This was his 8th victory. Mike Parkes and Denny Hulme also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 48 laps (398 km).

Previous race: 1966 Belgium Grand Prix
Next race: 1966 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1966 France Grand Prix

3rd victory for the Brabham team
8th victory for the Jack Brabham
15th podium for the Jack Brabham
1st podium for the Mike Parkes
1st podium for the Denny Hulme

1966 France Grand Prix

1966 France Grand Prix

Brabham BT19 - 1966 France Grand Prix winner

Brabham BT19 - 1966 France Grand Prix winner

1966 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jack Brabham 9.00  1h 48m 31.3s  ( 220.322 km/h ) 48 Brabham Racing Organisation
2 Mike Parkes 6.00  1h 48m 40.8s  ( +09.5s ) 48 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Denny Hulme 4.00   46 Brabham Racing Organisation
4 Jochen Rindt 3.00   46 Cooper Car Company
5 Dan Gurney 2.00   45 Anglo American Racers
6 John Taylor 1.00   45 David Bridges
7 Bob Anderson 0   44 DW Racing Entreprises
8 Chris Amon 0   44 Cooper Car Company
nc Guy Ligier 0   42 Privé
ab Pedro Rodriguez 0  Oil line 40 Team Lotus
nc Lorenzo Bandini 0   37 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
nc Jo Bonnier 0   32 Joakim Bonnier Racing Team
ab Graham Hill 0  Camshaft 13 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Jo Siffert 0  Overheating 10 RRC Walker Racing Team
ab Mike Spence 0  Clutch 8 Reg Parnell Racing
ab John Surtees 0  Overheating 5 Cooper Car Company
ab Peter Arundell 0  Gearbox 3 Team Lotus
np Jim Clark 0  Injury   Team Lotus
f Bruce Mclaren 0  Not present   Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
f Paul Hawkins 0  Not present   Reg Parnell Racing
f Bob Bondurant 0  Not present   Team Chamaco-Collect

List of all cars for the 1966 France Grand Prix on the Reims circuit

Brabham BT22

Climax FPF L4 2.8

Lotus 33

Climax FWMV V8 2.0

Brabham BT20

Repco 620 V8 3.0

Lotus 25

Climax FPF L4 2.8

Lotus 25

BRM P56 V8 2.0

Ferrari 312

Ferrari 218 V12 3.0

BRM P261

BRM P60 V8 2.0

Cooper T81

Maserati 9/F1 V12 3.0

Brabham BT11

BRM P60 V8 2.0

McLaren M2B

Serenissima V8 3.0

Brabham BT19

Repco 620 V8 3.0

Brabham BT11

Climax FPF L4 2.8

Lotus 43

BRM P75 H16 3.0

Eagle T1F

Climax FPF L4 2.8