1968 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1968 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1968 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1968 Belgium Grand Prix

1968 Belgium Grand Prix is 165th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Chris Amon won the pole position, Bruce Mclaren won this race. This was his 4th victory. Pedro Rodriguez and Jacky Ickx also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 28 laps (395 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1968 Monaco Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1968 Netherlands Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1968 Belgium Grand Prix

1st victory for the McLaren team
4th victory for the Bruce Mclaren
21st podium for the Bruce Mclaren
2nd podium for the Pedro Rodriguez
1st podium for the Jacky Ickx

1968 Belgium Grand Prix

1968 Belgium Grand Prix

McLaren M7A - 1968 Belgium Grand Prix winner

McLaren M7A - 1968 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1968 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Bruce Mclaren 9.00  1h 40m 02.1s  ( 236.797 km/h ) 28 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
2 Pedro Rodriguez 6.00  1h 40m 14.2s  ( +12.1s ) 28 Owen Racing Organisation
3 Jacky Ickx 4.00  1h 40m 41.7s  ( +39.6s ) 28 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Jackie Stewart 3.00   27 Matra International
5 Jackie Oliver 2.00  Transmission 26 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
6 Lucien Bianchi 1.00   26 Cooper Car Company
7 Jo Siffert 0  Oil pressure 25 Rob Walker / Jack Durlacher Racing Team
8 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0   25 Matra Sports
ab Piers Courage 0  Engine 22 Reg Parnell Racing
ab Denny Hulme 0  Transmission 18 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
ab John Surtees 0  Suspension 11 Honda Racing
ab Chris Amon 0  Radiator 8 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Dick Attwood 0  Oil line 6 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Brian Redman 0  Accident 6 Cooper Car Company
ab Jack Brabham 0  Throttle 6 Brabham Racing Organisation
ab Graham Hill 0  Joint 5 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
ab Jochen Rindt 0  Valve 5 Brabham Racing Organisation
ab Jo Bonnier 0  Wheel 1 Joakim Bonnier Racing Team
f Chris Irwin 0  Injury   Honda Racing
f Dan Gurney 0  Car unavailable   Anglo American Racers

List of all cars for the 1968 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

McLaren M5A

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Honda RA300

Honda RA273E V12 3.0

Lotus 49B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P126

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Matra MS11

Matra MS9 V12 3.0

Ferrari 312/67

Ferrari 242 V12 3.0

McLaren M7A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Honda RA301

Honda RA301E V12 3.0

Lotus 49

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT26

Repco 860 V8 3.0

Cooper T86B

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Eagle T1G

Weslake 58 V12 3.0

BRM P133

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Matra MS10

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0