Teams and Drivers[edit | edit source]

The full list of teams and drivers for the 1965 FIA Formula One Championship is shown below:

Constructor Chassis Tyre Driver Rounds
Team Engine
Ferrari 158
1512
D United Kingdom John Surtees 1–8
Italy Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
United States North American Racing Team
Ferrari 205B 1.5 V8
Ferrari 207 1.5 V12
Italy Lorenzo Bandini All
Italy Nino Vaccarella 8
Mexico Pedro Rodríguez 9–10
United States Bob Bondurant 9
Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti 10
BRM P261 D United Kingdom Graham Hill All
United Kingdom Owen Racing Organisation BRM P56 1.5 V8 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart All
Lotus-Climax 25
33
D United Kingdom Jim Clark 1, 3–10
United Kingdom Team Lotus Climax FWMV 1.5 V8 United Kingdom Mike Spence 1, 3–10
West Germany Gerhard Mitter 7
Italy Geki 8
Mexico Moisés Solana 9–10
Brabham-Climax BT7
BT11
G Australia Jack Brabham 1–3, 5, 7, 9–10
United Kingdom Brabham Racing Organisation Climax FWMV 1.5 V8 United States Dan Gurney 1, 3–10
New Zealand Denny Hulme 2, 4–8
Italy Giancarlo Baghetti 8
Cooper-Climax T73
T77
D New Zealand Bruce McLaren All
United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Climax FWMV 1.5 V8 Austria Jochen Rindt All
Brabham-Climax
Brabham-BRM
BT7
BT11
D Sweden Jo Bonnier All
United Kingdom R.R.C. Walker Racing Team Climax FWMV 1.5 V8
BRM P56 1.5 V8
Switzerland Jo Siffert All
Brabham-Climax
Lotus-Climax
BT11
33
D United Kingdom Bob Anderson 1–7
United Kingdom DW Racing Enterprises Climax FWMV 1.5 V8 Australia Paul Hawkins 2, 7
Lotus-BRM 25
33
D South Africa Tony Maggs 1
United Kingdom Reg Parnell Racing BRM P56 1.5 V8 United Kingdom Richard Attwood 2–3, 5–10
United Kingdom Mike Hailwood 2
United Kingdom Innes Ireland 3–6, 8–10
New Zealand Chris Amon 4, 7
United States Bob Bondurant 10
Brabham-BRM
Brabham-Ford
BT11
BT10
D Australia Frank Gardner 1–3, 5–8
United Kingdom John Willment Automobiles BRM P56 1.5 V8
Ford 109E 1.5 L4
Australia Paul Hawkins 1
Cooper-Climax T55 D Rhodesia John Love 1
Rhodesia Privateer Climax FPF 1.5 L4
Brabham-Ford BT10 D United Kingdom David Prophet 1
United Kingdom Privateer Ford 109E 1.5 L4
Alfa Romeo
LDS-Climax
Special
Mk2
D South Africa Peter de Klerk 1
South Africa Otelle Nucci Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.5 L4
Climax FPF 1.5 L4
South Africa Doug Serrurier 1
Lotus-Climax 21 D South Africa Ernie Pieterse 1
South Africa Lawson Organisation Climax FPF 1.5 L4
Lotus-Climax 21 D South Africa Neville Lederle 1
South Africa Scuderia Scribante Climax FPF 1.5 L4
Lotus-Climax 18/21 D Rhodesia Clive Puzey 1
Rhodesia Privateer Climax FPF 1.5 L4
LDS-Alfa Romeo Mk1 D Rhodesia Sam Tingle 1
Rhodesia Privateer Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.5 L4
Lotus-Ford 22 D South Africa Brausch Niemann 1
South Africa Ted Lanfear Ford 109E 1.5 L4
Cooper-Ford T59 D South Africa Trevor Blokdyk 1
South Africa Privateer Ford 109E 1.5 L4
LDS-Alfa Romeo Mk1 D South Africa Jackie Pretorius 1
South Africa Privateer Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.5 L4
Lotus-Ford 20 D South Africa Dave Charlton 1
South Africa Ecurie Tomahawk Ford 109E 1.5 L4
Honda RA272 G United States Ronnie Bucknum 2–4, 8–10
Japan Honda R&D Company Honda RA272E 1.5 V12 United States Richie Ginther 2–6, 8–10
BRM P57 D Belgium Lucien Bianchi 3
Italy Scuderia Centro Sud BRM P56 1.5 V8 Belgium Willy Mairesse 3
United States Masten Gregory 3, 5, 7–8
Italy Roberto Bussinello 7–8
Italy Giorgio Bassi 8
Cooper-Climax
Cooper-Ford
T60
T71/73
D United Kingdom John Rhodes 5
United Kingdom Bob Gerard Racing Climax FWMV 1.5 V8
Ford 109E 1.5 L4
United Kingdom Alan Rollinson 5
Brabham-BRM BT3 D United Kingdom Ian Raby 5, 7
United Kingdom Ian Raby Racing BRM P56 1.5 V8 New Zealand Chris Amon 5
Lotus-Climax 24 D United Kingdom Brian Gubby 5
United Kingdom Privateer Climax FWMV 1.5 V8

Calendar[edit | edit source]

World Champsionship Schedule[edit | edit source]

The full world championship schedule for the 1965 FIA Formula One Championship is outlined below:

Round Grand Prix Date
1 South Africa South African Grand Prix 1 January
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Official Title 11th International R.A.C. Grand Prix of S.A.
Circuit Prince George Circuit
Location South Africa East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Lap distance 3.920 km (2.436 mi)
Race distance 333.200 km (207.085 mi)
Date 1 January Laps 85
2 Monaco Monaco Grand Prix 30 May
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Official Title 23e Grand Prix Automobile
Circuit Circuit de Monaco
Location Monaco Monte Carlo, Monaco
Lap distance 3.145 km (1.955 mi)
Race distance 314.500 km (195.463 mi)
Date 30 May Laps 100
3 Belgium Belgian Grand Prix 13 June
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Official Title XXV Grand Prix d'Europe
Circuit Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps
Location Belgium Francorchamps, Stavelot, Belgium
Lap distance 14.100 km (8.763 mi)
Race distance 451.200 km (280.423 mi)
Date 13 June Laps 32
4 France French Grand Prix 27 June
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Official Title 51e Grand Prix de l'ACF
Circuit Charade Circuit
Location France Clermont-Ferrand, France
Lap distance 8.055 km (5.006 mi)
Race distance 322.200 km (200.249 mi)
Date 27 June Laps 40
5 United Kingdom British Grand Prix 10 July
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Official Title 18th RAC British Grand Prix
Circuit Silverstone Circuit
Location United Kingdom Silverstone, Northamptonshire, England
Lap distance 4.710 km (2.927 mi)
Race distance 376.800 km (234.183 mi)
Date 10 July Laps 80
6 Netherlands Dutch Grand Prix 18 July
Circuit Park Zandvoort-1948.svg
Official Title XIII Grote Prijs der K.N.A.C.
Circuit Circuit Zandvoort
Location Netherlands Zandvoort, Netherlands
Lap distance 4.195 km (2.607 mi)
Race distance 335.600 km (208.577 mi)
Date 18 July Laps 80
7 West Germany German Grand Prix 1 August
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Official Title XXVII Grosser Preis von Deutschland
Circuit Nürburgring Nordschleife
Location West Germany Nürburg, Germany
Lap distance 22.810 km (14.177 mi)
Race distance 342.150 km (212.648 mi)
Date 1 August Laps 15
8 Italy Italian Grand Prix 12 September
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Official Title 36° Gran Premio d'Italia
Circuit Autodromo Nazionale Monza
Location Italy Monza, Italy
Lap distance 5.750 km (3.574 mi)
Race distance 437.000 km (271.597 mi)
Date 12 September Laps 76
9 United States United States Grand Prix 3 October
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Official Title VIII Grand Prix of the United States
Circuit Watkins Glen International
Location United States Watkins Glen, New York, USA
Lap distance 3.782 km (2.351 mi)
Race distance 416.020 km (258.558 mi)
Date 3 October Laps 110
10 Mexico Mexican Grand Prix 24 October
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Official Title IV Gran Premio de Mexico
Circuit Magdalena Mixhuca
Location Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
Lap distance 5.000 km (3.108 mi)
Race distance 325.000 km (201.989 mi)
Date 24 October Laps 65

Non-Championship Schedule[edit | edit source]

Date Event Circuit Report
9th January South Africa II Cape South Easter Trophy Killarney Report
13th March United Kingdom I Daily Mail Race of Champions Brands Hatch Report
4th April Italy XIV Gran Premio di Siracusa Syracuse Report
19th April United Kingdom I Sunday Mirror International Trophy Goodwood Report
15th May United Kingdom 17th International Daily Express Trophy Silverstone Report
15th August Italy IV Gran Premio del Mediterraneo Enna-Pergusa Report
4th December South Africa Eighth Rand Grand Prix Kyalami Report

Season Review[edit | edit source]

Pre-Season[edit | edit source]

Race 1: 1965 South African Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 2: 1965 Monaco Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 3: 1965 Belgian Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 4: 1965 French Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 5: 1965 British Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 6: 1965 Dutch Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 7: 1965 German Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 8: 1965 Italian Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 9: 1965 United States Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Race 10: 1965 Mexican Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

Non-Championship Races[edit | edit source]

Results[edit | edit source]

World Championship Results[edit | edit source]

Non-Championship Results[edit | edit source]

Standings[edit | edit source]

World Championship for Drivers[edit | edit source]

Pos. Driver 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Points
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1st Jim Clark 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 10th Ret Ret 54
2nd Graham Hill 3rd 1st 5th 5th 2nd 4th 2nd 2nd 1st Ret 40 (47)
3rd Jackie Stewart 6th 3rd 2nd 2nd 5th 2nd Ret 1st Ret Ret 33 (34)
4th Dan Gurney Ret 10th Ret 6th 3rd 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 25
5th John Surtees 2nd 4th Ret 3rd 3rd 7th Ret Ret 17
6th Lorenzo Bandini 15th 2nd 9th 8th Ret 9th 6th 4th 4th 8th 13
7th Richie Ginther Ret 6th Ret Ret 6th 14th 7th 1st 11
8th Mike Spence 4th 7th 7th 4th 8th Ret 11th Ret 3rd 10
= Bruce McLaren 5th 5th 3rd Ret 10th Ret Ret 5th Ret Ret 10
10th Jack Brabham 8th Ret 4th DNS 5th 3rd Ret 9
11th Jo Siffert 7th 6th 8th 6th 9th 13th Ret Ret 11th 4th 5
= Denny Hulme 8th 4th Ret 5th Ret Ret 5
13th Jochen Rindt Ret DNQ 11th Ret 14th Ret 4th 8th 6th Ret 4
14th Ronnie Bucknum Ret Ret Ret Ret 13th 5th 2
= Richard Attwood Ret 14th 13th 12th Ret 6th 10th 6th 2
= Pedro Rodríguez 5th 7th 2
Jo Bonnier Ret 7th Ret Ret 7th Ret 7th 7th 8th Ret 0
Frank Gardner 12th Ret Ret 8th 11th Ret Ret 0
Masten Gregory Ret 12th 8th Ret 0
Paul Hawkins 9th 10th Ret 0
Bob Anderson NC 9th DNS 9th Ret Ret DNS 0
Innes Ireland 13th Ret Ret 10th 9th Ret DNS 0
Peter de Klerk 10th 0
Tony Maggs 11th 0
Ian Raby 11th DNQ 0
Lucien Bianchi 12th 0
Nino Vaccarella 12th 0
Moisés Solana 12th Ret 0
Sam Tingle 13th 0
Roberto Bussinello DNQ 13th 0
David Prophet 14th 0
John Love Ret 0
Mike Hailwood Ret 0
Chris Amon Ret DNS Ret 0
John Rhodes Ret 0
Gerhard Mitter Ret 0
Geki Ret 0
Giancarlo Baghetti Ret 0
Giorgio Bassi Ret 0
Trevor Blokdyk DNQ 0
Neville Lederle DNQ 0
Doug Serrurier DNQ 0
Brausch Niemann DNQ 0
Ernie Pieterse DNQ 0
Brian Gubby DNQ 0
Clive Puzey DNPQ 0
Jackie Pretorius DNPQ 0
Dave Charlton DNPQ 0
Willy Mairesse DNS 0
Alan Rollinson DNS 0
Ludovico Scarfiotti DNS 0
Pos. Driver Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico 1934-1968.svg Points
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

International Cup for Manufacturers[edit | edit source]

Pos. Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Points
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1st Lotus-Climax 1st 10th 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 10th 12th 3rd 54 (58)
2nd BRM 3rd 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 1st Ret 45 (61)
3rd Brabham-Climax 8th 7th 4th 4th 6th 3rd 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 27 (31)
4th Ferrari 2nd 2nd 9th 3rd 3rd 7th 6th 4th 4th 7th 26 (27)
5th Cooper-Climax 5th 5th 3rd Ret 10th Ret 4th 5th 6th Ret 14
6th Honda Ret 6th Ret Ret 6th 14th 7th 1st 11
7th Brabham-BRM 7th 6th 8th 6th 8th 11th Ret Ret 11th 4th 5
8th Lotus-BRM 11th Ret 13th Ret 13th 10th Ret 6th 10th 6th 11
Brabham-Ford 9th 0
Alfa Romeo 10th 0
LDS-Alfa Romeo 13th 0
Cooper-Ford DNQ DNS 0
LDS-Climax DNQ 0
Lotus-Ford DNQ 0
Pos. Team Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico 1934-1968.svg Points
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

References[edit | edit source]

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V T E 1965 Formula One Season
Constructors Alfa Romeo • Brabham • BRM • Cooper • Ferrari • Honda • LDS • Lotus
Engines Alfa Romeo • BRM • Climax • Ferrari • Ford • Honda
Drivers Amon • Anderson • Attwood • Baghetti • Bandini • Bassi • Bianchi • Blokdyk • Bondurant • Bonnier • Brabham • Bucknum • Bussinello • Charlton • Clark • Gardner • "Geki" • Ginther • Gregory • Gubby • Gurney • Hailwood • Hawkins • G. Hill • Hulme • Ireland • de Klerk • Lederle • Love • Maggs • McLaren • Mitter • Niemann • Pieterse • Pretorius • Prophet • Puzey • Raby • Raubenheimer • Rhodes • Rindt • Rodríguez • Rollinson • Scarfiotti • Serrurier • Siffert • Solana • Spence • Stewart • Surtees • Tingle • Vaccarella
Cars Alfa Romeo Special • Brabham BT3 • Brabham BT7 • Brabham BT10 • Brabham BT11 • BRM P57 • BRM P261 • Cooper T55 • Cooper T59 • Cooper T60 • Cooper T71/73 • Cooper T73 • Cooper T77 • Ferrari 158 • Ferrari 1512 • Honda RA272 • LDS Mk1 • LDS Mk2 • Lotus 18/21 • Lotus 20 • Lotus 21 • Lotus 22 • Lotus 24 • Lotus 25 • Lotus 33
Tyres Dunlop • Goodyear
Races South Africa • Monaco • Belgium • France • Britain • Netherlands • Germany • Italy • United States • Mexico
Non-championship Races Race of Champions • Syracuse GP • Sunday Mirror • International Trophy • Mediterranean GP • Rand GP
See also 1964 Formula One Season • 1966 Formula One Season • Category
V T E Formula One Seasons
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