Background[edit | edit source]

Entry list[edit | edit source]

The full entry list for the 1965 Sunday Mirror Trophy is outlined below:

No. Driver Entrant Constructor Chassis Engine Model Tyre
1 United Kingdom John Surtees Italy Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC Ferrari 158 Ferrari 205B V8 1.5 D
2 Italy Lorenzo Bandini Italy Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC Ferrari 1512 Ferrari 207 F12 1.5 D
3 United Kingdom Graham Hill United Kingdom Owen Racing Organisation BRM P261 BRM P60 V8 1.5 D
4 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart United Kingdom Owen Racing Organisation BRM P261 BRM P60 V8 1.5 D
5 United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Team Lotus Lotus 33 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
6 United Kingdom Mike Spence United Kingdom Team Lotus Lotus 33 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
7 United States Dan Gurney United Kingdom Brabham Racing Organisation Brabham BT11 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 G
8 Australia Jack Brabham United Kingdom Brabham Racing Organisation Brabham BT11 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 G
9 New Zealand Bruce McLaren United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Cooper T77 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
10 Austria Jochen Rindt United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Cooper T77 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
11 Sweden Jo Bonnier United Kingdom RRC Walker Racing Team Brabham BT7 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
12 Switzerland Jo Siffert United Kingdom RRC Walker Racing Team Brabham BT11 BRM P56 V8 1.5 D
14 United Kingdom Bob Anderson United Kingdom DW Racing Enterprises Brabham BT11 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
15 Australia Paul Hawkins United Kingdom DW Racing Enterprises Lotus 33 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
16 United Kingdom Richard Attwood United Kingdom Reg Parnell Racing Lotus 25 BRM P56 V8 1.5 D
17 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood United Kingdom Reg Parnell Racing Lotus 25 BRM P56 V8 1.5 D
18 Australia Frank Gardner United Kingdom John Willment Automobiles Brabham BT11 BRM P56 V8 1.5 D
19 United Kingdom John Taylor United Kingdom Bob Gerard Racing Cooper T60 Climax FWMV V8 1.5 D
20 United Kingdom John Rhodes United Kingdom Bob Gerard Racing Cooper T73 Ford 109E L4 1.5 D
21 United Kingdom Rodney Bloor United Kingdom Sports Motors Brabham BT14 Ford 109E L4 1.5 D
22 United Kingdom John Cardwell United Kingdom Robert Ashcroft Racing Brabham BT14 Ford 109E L4 1.5 D

Practice Overview[edit | edit source]

Qualifying[edit | edit source]

Report[edit | edit source]

Qualifying Results[edit | edit source]

The full qualifying results for the 1965 Sunday Mirror Trophy are outlined below:

Pos. No. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 4 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM 1:19.8
2 3 United Kingdom Graham Hill BRM 1:20.6 +0.8s
3 5 United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax 1:20.6 +0.8s
4* 6 United Kingdom Mike Spence Lotus-Climax 1:20.8 +1.0s
5 14 United Kingdom Bob Anderson Brabham-Climax 1:20.8 +1.0s
6 8 Australia Jack Brabham Brabham-Climax 1:21.0 +1.2s
7 9 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 1:21.4 +1.6s
8 7 United States Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax 1:21.4 +1.6s
9* 18 Australia Frank Gardner Brabham-BRM 1:22.0 +2.2s
10 11 Sweden Jo Bonnier Brabham-Climax 1:22.0 +2.2s
11 12 Switzerland Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM 1:22.4 +2.6s
12 16 United Kingdom Richard Attwood Lotus-BRM 1:23.0 +3.2s
13 10 Austria Jochen Rindt Cooper-Climax 1:24.2 +4.4s
14 19 United Kingdom John Taylor Cooper-Climax 1:26.2 +6.4s
15 21 United Kingdom Rodney Bloor Brabham-Ford 1:29.2 +9.4s
16 22 United Kingdom John Cardwell Brabham-Ford 1:40.4 +20.6s
17 20 United Kingdom John Rhodes Cooper-Ford 1:40.6 +20.8s
18 15 Australia Paul Hawkins Lotus-Climax 1:43.2 +23.4s
WD 1 United Kingdom John Surtees Ferrari Withdrawn
WD 2 Italy Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari Withdrawn
WD 17 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood Lotus-BRM Withdrawn
  • * Spence and Gardner were not able to start the race.

Grid[edit | edit source]

Pos Pos Pos
Driver Driver Driver
______________
______________ 1
______________ 2 Jackie Stewart
3 Graham Hill
Jim Clark
______________
______________ 4
5
Bob Anderson
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______________ 6
______________ 7 Jack Brabham
8 Bruce McLaren
Dan Gurney
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______________ 9
10
Jo Bonnier
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______________ 11
______________ 12 Jo Siffert
13 Richard Attwood
Jochen Rindt
______________
______________ 14
15 John Taylor
Rodney Bloor
______________
______________ 16
______________ 17 John Cardwell
18 John Rhodes
Paul Hawkins




Race[edit | edit source]

Report[edit | edit source]

Results[edit | edit source]

The full results for the 1965 Sunday Mirror Trophy are outlined below:

Pos. No. Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid
1 5 United Kingdom Jim Clark Lotus-Climax 42 57:33.8 3
2 3 United Kingdom Graham Hill BRM 42 +24.2s 2
3 8 Australia Jack Brabham Brabham-Climax 42 +50.8s 6
4 9 New Zealand Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 41 +1 lap 7
5 11 Sweden Jo Bonnier Brabham-Climax 41 +1 lap 10
6 16 United Kingdom Richard Attwood Lotus-BRM 41 +1 lap 12
7 19 United Kingdom John Taylor Cooper-Climax 40 +2 laps 14
8 20 United Kingdom John Rhodes Cooper-Ford 39 +3 laps 17
9* 7 United States Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax 37 Oil pressure 8
10* 4 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart BRM 37 Camshaft 1
11* 22 United Kingdom John Cardwell Brabham-Ford 37 Out of fuel 16
12 21 United Kingdom Rodney Bloor Brabham-Ford 37 +5 laps 15
DSQ 10 Austria Jochen Rindt Cooper-Climax 30 Disqualified 13
Ret 12 Switzerland Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM 28 Accident 11
DSQ 14 United Kingdom Bob Anderson Brabham-Climax 24 Disqualified 5
Ret 15 Australia Paul Hawkins Lotus-Climax 1 Scavenge pump 18
DNS 6 United Kingdom Mike Spence Lotus-Climax
DNS 18 Australia Frank Gardner Brabham-BRM
WD 1 United Kingdom John Surtees Ferrari
WD 2 Italy Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari
WD 17 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood Lotus-BRM
  • * Gurney, Stewart, and Cardwell were classified as they had to complete enough of the race distance.
  • Rindt and Anderson were both disqualified as they had missed the chicane before the starting line.

Milestones[edit | edit source]

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