1959 Formula 1 Season Results

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1959 Formula One Season in Review

1959 Formula 1 Team Standings

Pos Team Points

1 Cooper-Climax 40

2 Ferrari 32

3 BRM 18

4 Lotus-Climax 5

5 Aston Martin 0

6 Cooper-Maserati 0

7 Epperly- Offenhauser 0

8 Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

9 Porsche 0

10 Maserati 0

11 Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

12 Cooper-Borgward 0

13 Moore-Offenhauser 0

14 Dunn-Offenhauser 0

15 Cooper-Osca 0

16 Tec-Mec-Maserati 0

17 Connaught 0

18 Watson-Offenhauser 0

19 JBW-Maserati 0

20 Elder-Offenhauser 0

21 Phillips-Offenhauser 0

22 Vanwall 0

23 Christensen-Offenhauser 0

24 Fry-Climax 0

25 Lesovsky-Offenhauser 0

26 Sutton-Offenhauser 0

1959 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Standings

Pos Driver Nationality Team Points

1 Jack Brabham Australian Cooper-Osca 31

2 Tony Brooks British Ferrari 27

3 Stirling Moss British Cooper-Osca 25.5

4 Phil Hill American Ferrari 20

5 Maurice Trintignant French Cooper-Osca 19

6 Bruce McLaren New Zealander Cooper-Osca 16.5

7 Dan Gurney American Ferrari 13

8 Jo Bonnier Swedish BRM 10

9 Masten Gregory American Cooper-Osca 10

10 Rodger Ward American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 8

11 Jim Rathmann American Watson-Offenhauser 6

12 Johnny Thomson American Lesovsky-Offenhauser 5

13 Harry Schell American Cooper-Osca 5

14 Innes Ireland British Lotus-Climax 5

15 Olivier Gendebien Belgian Ferrari 3

16 Tony Bettenhausen American Epperly- Offenhauser 3

17 Cliff Allison British Ferrari 2

18 Paul Goldsmith American Epperly- Offenhauser 2

19 Jean Behra French Ferrari 2

20 Roy Salvadori British Cooper-Osca 0

21 Ron Flockhart British BRM 0

22 Ian Burgess British Cooper-Osca 0

23 Wolfgang von Trips German Ferrari 0

24 Johnny Boyd American Epperly- Offenhauser 0

25 Graham Hill British Lotus-Climax 0

26 Duane Carter American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

27 Harry Blanchard American Porsche 0

28 Carroll Shelby American Aston Martin 0

29 Giorgio Scarlatti Italian Cooper-Osca 0

30 Alan Stacey British Lotus-Climax 0

31 Eddie Johnson American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

32 Carel Godin de Beaufort Dutch Maserati 0

33 Paul Russo American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

34 Fritz d' Orey Brazilian Tec-Mec-Maserati 0

35 Mario de Araujo Cabral Portuguese Cooper-Osca 0

36 Chris Bristow British Cooper-Osca 0

37 A J Foyt American Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

38 Colin Davis British Cooper-Osca 0

39 Henry Taylor British Cooper-Osca 0

40 Gene Hartley American Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

41 Peter Ashdown British Cooper-Osca 0

42 Bob Veith American Moore-Offenhauser 0

43 Ivor Bueb British Cooper-Osca 0

44 Al Herman American Dunn-Offenhauser 0

45 Jimmy Daywalt American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

46 Chuck Arnold American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

47 Giulio Cabianca Italian Maserati 0

48 Jim McWithey American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

49 Hans Herrmann German BRM 0

50 Alessandro de Tomaso Argentinean Cooper-Osca 0

51 Bruce Halford British Lotus-Climax 0

52 George Constantine American Cooper-Osca 0

53 Jack Fairman British Cooper-Osca 0

54 Eddie Sachs American Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

55 Al Keller American Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

56 Bob Said American Connaught 0

57 Phil Cade American Maserati 0

58 Alain de Changy Belgian Cooper-Osca 0

59 Pat Flaherty American Watson-Offenhauser 0

60 Dick Rathmann American Watson-Offenhauser 0

61 Lucien Bianchi Belgian Cooper-Osca 0

62 David Piper British Lotus-Climax 0

63 Maria Teresa de Filippis Italian Porsche 0

64 Bill Cheesbourg American Kuzma-Offenhauser 0

65 Azdrubal Fontes Uruguayan Maserati 0

66 Don Freeland American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

67 Brian Naylor British JBW-Maserati 0

68 Pete Lovely American Lotus-Climax 0

69 Mike Taylor British Cooper-Osca 0

70 Jean Lucienbonnet French Cooper-Osca 0

71 Ray Crawford American Elder-Offenhauser 0

72 Andre Testut Monegasque Maserati 0

73 Don Branson American Phillips-Offenhauser 0

74 Bob Christie American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

75 Keith Greene British Cooper-Osca 0

76 Bill Moss British Cooper-Osca 0

77 Bobby Grim American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

78 Jack Turner American Christensen-Offenhauser 0

79 Mike Parkes BRITISH Fry-Climax 0

80 Dennis Taylor British Lotus-Climax 0

81 Jud Larson American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

82 Red Amick American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

83 Trevor Taylor British Cooper-Osca 0

84 Tim Parnell British Cooper-Osca 0

85 Chuck Weyant American Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0

86 Len Sutton American Lesovsky-Offenhauser 0

87 Mike Magill American Sutton-Offenhauser 0

88 Jimmy Bryan American Epperly- Offenhauser 0

1959 FIA Formula One World Championship

Grand Prix Date Winning Driver Team Laps Time

Monaco 10/05/1959 Jack Brabham Cooper-Climax 100 2:55'51.3

Indianapolis 500 30/05/1959 Rodger Ward Watson-Offenhauser 200 3:40'49.20

Netherlands 31/05/1959 Jo Bonnier BRM 75 2:05'26.8

France 05/07/1959 Tony Brooks Ferrari 50 2:01'26.5

Great Britain 18/07/1959 Jack Brabham Cooper-Climax 75 2:30'11.6

Germany 02/08/1959 Tony Brooks Ferrari 60 2:09'31.6

Portugal 23/08/1959 Stirling Moss Cooper-Climax 62 2:11'55.41

Italy 13/09/1959 Stirling Moss Cooper-Climax 72 2:04'05.4

United States 12/12/1959 Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 42 2:12'35.7



POINTS SYSTEM 1st: 8 points 2nd: 6 points 3rd: 4 points 4th: 3 points 5th: 2 points fastest lap: 1 point. Only the best five of nine scores counted towards the world championship. Points were no longer awarded for shared drivers.

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