1966 Germany Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Nürburgring circuit. Full information

1966 Germany Grand Prix poster

1966 Germany Grand Prix poster

1966 Germany Grand Prix

1966 Germany Grand Prix is 147th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Nürburgring circuit. Jim Clark won the pole position, Jack Brabham won this race. This was his 11th victory. John Surtees and Jochen Rindt also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 15 laps (342 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1966 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1966 Italy Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1966 Germany Grand Prix

6th victory for the Brabham team
11th victory for the Jack Brabham
18th podium for the Jack Brabham
17th podium for the John Surtees
2nd podium for the Jochen Rindt

Jack Brabham - Winner of the 1966 Germany Grand Prix

Jack Brabham - Winner of the 1966 Germany Grand Prix

1966 Germany Grand Prix

1966 Germany Grand Prix

Brabham BT19 - 1966 Germany Grand Prix winner

Brabham BT19 - 1966 Germany Grand Prix winner

1966 Germany Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jack Brabham 9.00  2h 27m 03.0s  ( 139.606 km/h ) 15 Brabham Racing Organisation
2 John Surtees 6.00  2h 27m 47.4s  ( +44.4s ) 15 Cooper Car Company
3 Jochen Rindt 4.00  2h 29m 35.6s  ( +2m 32.6s ) 15 Cooper Car Company
4 Graham Hill 3.00  2h 33m 44.4s  ( +6m 41.4s ) 15 Owen Racing Organisation
5 Jackie Stewart 2.00  2h 35m 31.9s  ( +8m 28.9s ) 15 Owen Racing Organisation
6 Lorenzo Bandini 1.00  2h 37m 59.4s  ( +10m 56.4s ) 15 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 Dan Gurney 0  Electrics 14 Anglo American Racers
8 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0   14 Matra Sports
9 Hubert Hahne 0   14 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
10 Jo Schlesser 0   14 Matra Sports
11 Hans Herrmann 0   14 Roy Winkelmann Racing
12 Peter Arundell 0   14 Team Lotus
ab Mike Spence 0  Alternator 12 Reg Parnell Racing
ab Jim Clark 0  Accident 11 Team Lotus
ab Chris Lawrence 0  Suspension 10 J A Pearce Engineering
ab Mike Parkes 0  Accident 9 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Ludovico Scarfiotti 0  Electrics 9 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Denny Hulme 0  Ignition 8 Brabham Racing Organisation
ab Pedro Rodriguez 0  Engine 7 Team Lotus
ab Alan Rees 0  Engine 4 Roy Winkelmann Racing
ab Bob Bondurant 0  Engine 3 Team Chamaco-Collect
ab Jo Bonnier 0  Clutch 3 Joakim Bonnier Racing Team
ab Kurt Ahrens 0  Gearbox 3 Caltex Racing Team
ab Piers Courage 0  Accident 3 Team Lotus
ab Bob Anderson 0  Transmission 2 DW Racing Entreprises
ab Jacky Ickx 0  Accident 1 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab John Taylor 0  Fatal accident 0 David Bridges
np Guy Ligier 0  Accident   Privé
np Gerhard Mitter 0  Accident   Team Lotus
np Silvio Moser 0  Engine   Privé
f Giancarlo Baghetti 0  Not present   Anglo-Suisse Racing Team
f Dick Attwood 0  Not present   Midland Racing Partnership

Qualifying Results for the 1966 Germany Grand Prix on the Nürburgring circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Jim Clark 8'16''5 Team Lotus
2 John Surtees 8'18''0 Cooper Car Company
3 Jackie Stewart 8'18''8 Owen Racing Organisation
4 Ludovico Scarfiotti 8'20''2 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Jack Brabham 8'20''8 Brabham Racing Organisation
6 Lorenzo Bandini 8'21''1 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 Mike Parkes 8'21''7 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
8 Dan Gurney 8'22''8 Anglo American Racers
9 Jochen Rindt 8'27''7 Cooper Car Company
10 Graham Hill 8'28''6 Owen Racing Organisation
11 Bob Bondurant 8'33''0 Team Chamaco-Collect
12 Jo Bonnier 8'35''2 Joakim Bonnier Racing Team
13 Mike Spence 8'38''6 Reg Parnell Racing
14 Bob Anderson 8'42''5 DW Racing Entreprises
15 Denny Hulme 8'49''3 Brabham Racing Organisation
16 Jacky Ickx 8'52''0 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
17 Peter Arundell 8'52''7 Team Lotus
18 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 9'00''4 Matra Sports
19 Jo Schlesser 9'01''5 Matra Sports
20 Pedro Rodriguez 9'03''0 Team Lotus
21 Kurt Ahrens 9'04''7 Caltex Racing Team
22 Hans Herrmann 9'05''7 Roy Winkelmann Racing
23 Piers Courage 9'06''0 Team Lotus
24 Alan Rees 9'08''4 Roy Winkelmann Racing
25 John Taylor 9'08''9 David Bridges
26 Chris Lawrence 9'10''9 J A Pearce Engineering
27 Hubert Hahne 9'17''0 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
28 Silvio Moser 9'17''2 Privé
29 Gerhard Mitter 9'32''2 Team Lotus
0 Guy Ligier 0 Privé
0 Giancarlo Baghetti 0 Anglo-Suisse Racing Team
0 Dick Attwood 0 Midland Racing Partnership

List of all cars for the 1966 Germany Grand Prix on the Nürburgring circuit

Brabham BT11

BRM P60 V8 2.0

Matra MS5 (F2)

BRM L4 1.0

Cooper T82 (F2)

BRM L4 1.0

Brabham BT11

Climax FPF L4 2.8

Brabham BT19

Repco 620 V8 3.0

Lotus 25

BRM P56 V8 2.0

Brabham BT18 (F2)

Ford Cosworth SCA L4 1.0

Brabham BT16 (F2)

Ford Cosworth SCA L4 1.0

Cooper T81

Maserati 9/F1 V12 3.0

BRM P261

BRM P60 V8 2.0

Eagle T1F

Climax FPF L4 2.8

Ferrari 246

Ferrari 228 V6 2.4

Lotus 44 (F2)

Ford Cosworth SCA L4 1.0

Brabham BT20

Repco 620 V8 3.0

Lotus 33

BRM P56 V8 2.0

Cooper T73

Ferrari 168/62 V12 3.0

Matra MS5 (F2)

Ford Cosworth SCA L4 1.0

Lola T62 (F2)

Ford Cosworth SCA L4 1.0

Lotus 33

Climax FWMV V8 2.0

Ferrari 312

Ferrari 218 V12 3.0