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1962 United States Grand Prix


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Formula One race number 8 of 9
Sunday, October 7, 1962 at Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY
100 laps on a 3.701 kilometer road course (370.100 kilometers)

Time of race: 2:07:13.0
Average speed: 174.576 kph
Pole time: 75.8 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 9.2 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1962 Formula One results   /   1962 standings

PosSt#DriverTeamChass./Eng.LapsStatusLedPts
1 18   Jimmy Clark Team LotusLotus 25 / Climax 1.5 V81002:07:13.0939
2 34   Graham Hill Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P57 / BRM 1.5 V8100+9.276
3 621   Bruce McLaren Cooper Car CompanyCooper T60 / Climax 1.5 V899+1 lap04
4 517   Jack Brabham Brabham Racing OrganisationBrabham BT3 / Climax 1.5 V899+1 lap03
5 410   Dan Gurney Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 804 / Porsche 1.5 B899+1 lap02
6 716   Masten Gregory UDT-Laystall Racing TeamLotus 24 / BRM 1.5 V899+1 lap01
71022   Tony Maggs Cooper Car CompanyCooper T60 / Climax 1.5 V897+3 laps00
81515   Innes Ireland UDT-Laystall Racing TeamLotus 24 / Climax 1.5 V896+4 laps00
91214   Roger Penske Dupont Team ZerexLotus 24 / Climax 1.5 V896+4 laps00
101626   Rob Schroeder John MecomLotus 24 / Climax 1.5 V893+7 laps00
111424   Hap Sharp Hap SharpCooper T53 / Climax 1.5 L491+9 laps00
12 89   Trevor Taylor Team LotusLotus 25 / Climax 1.5 V885+15 laps00
13 911   Jo Bonnier Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 804 / Porsche 1.5 B879+21 laps00
ret 25   Richie Ginther Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P57 / BRM 1.5 V835engine00
ret176   Maurice Trintignant Rob Walker Racing TeamLotus 24 / Climax 1.5 V832brakes00
ret1123   Tim Mayer Cooper Car CompanyCooper T53 / Climax 1.5 L431ignition00
ret1818   John Surtees Bowmaker-Yeoman Racing TeamLola Mk4 / Climax 1.5 V819engine00
ret1312   Carel Godin de Beaufort Ecurie MaarsbergenPorsche 718 / Porsche 1.5 B49crash00
dns1919   Roy Salvadori Bowmaker-Yeoman Racing TeamLola Mk4 / Climax 1.5 V80did not start00
dns2025   Jim Hall Jim HallLotus 21 / Climax 1.5 L40did not start00
dns2111   Phil Hill Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 804 / Porsche 1.5 B80did not start00

Fastest Lap: 177.648 kph by Jimmy Clark

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jimmy Clark11111
  Graham Hill12187
  Jimmy Clark1910082