Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, usually shortened to Porsche AG, is a German automobile manufacturer specializing in high-performance cars and engines. Based in Stuttgart, it is reputed to be the world's largest and most successful racing car manufacturer.

Porsche cars competed in Formula One from 1957 through 1964, using either Flat-4 or Flat-8 engines, all of which were air-cooled. Their only championship victory was in the 1962 French Grand Prix, driven by Dan Gurney.


Formula One Record[edit | edit source]

Entrant Names[edit | edit source]

Years Name
19571960 Dr Ing F. Porsche KG
19611962 Porsche Engineering System

Formula One Summary[edit | edit source]

As Works[edit | edit source]

Year Chassis Engine Tyre Drivers Rounds WCC Pts. WCC Pos. Report
1957 RS550 547/3 1.5 F4 West Germany Edgar Barth 6 N/A* Report
Italy Umberto Maglioli 6
1958 RS550 547/3 1.5 F4 West Germany Edgar Barth 8 0 NC Report
1959 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D West Germany Wolfgang von Trips 1, 6 0 NC Report
1960 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D West Germany Hans Herrmann 9 1 7th Report
West Germany Edgar Barth 9
1961 718
787
547/3 1.5 F4 D Sweden Jo Bonnier All 22 (23) 3rd Report
United States Dan Gurney All
West Germany Hans Herrmann 1, 6
West Germany Edgar Barth 6
1962 718
804
547/3 1.5 F4
753 1.5 F8
D Sweden Jo Bonnier 1–2, 4–8 18 (19) 5th Report
United States Dan Gurney 1–2, 4–8
United States Phil Hill 8
  • A light blue background represents as Formula Two entries.
  • * Points for the World Constructors' Championship did not exist until 1958.

As Privateers[edit | edit source]

Year Entrant Chassis Engine Tyre Drivers Rounds
1957 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen RS550 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 6
1958 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen RSK 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 3
RS550 8
1959 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen RSK 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 3
United States Blanchard Automobile Co. United States Harry Blanchard 9
1961 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 2–7
West Germany Hans Herrmann 2
1962 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort All
Netherlands Rob Slotemaker 1
787 Netherlands Ben Pon 1
Italy Scuderia SSS Republica di Venezia 718 Italy Nino Vaccarella 6
Switzerland Ecurie Filipinetti Switzerland Heini Walter 6
1963 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 2–3, 5–10
West Germany Gerhard Mitter 3, 6–7
Italy Count Volpi Italy Carlo Maria Abate 7
1964 Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen 718 547/3 1.5 F4 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 2, 6
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As Engine Supplier[edit | edit source]

Year Entrant Chassis Engine Tyre No. Drivers Rounds WCC Pts. WCC Pos. Report
1959 West Germany Dr Ing F. Porsche KG Behra-Porsche RSK 547/3 1.5 F4 D Italy Maria Teresa de Filippis 1 0 NC Report
France Privateer France Jean Behra 6
1960 United States Camoradi International Behra-Porsche RSK 547/3 1.5 F4 D United States Masten Gregory 1 0 NC Report
United States Fred Gamble 9
1991 United Kingdom Footwork Grand Prix International Footwork A11C
Footwork FA12
3512 3.5 V12 G 9 Italy Michele Alboreto 1–6 0 NC Report
10 Italy Alex Caffi 1–4
Sweden Stefan Johansson 5–6

Complete Formula One Results[edit | edit source]

Main article: Porsche/Results

References[edit | edit source]

References:

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Drivers
West Germany Edgar Barth · West Germany Hans Herrmann · Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort · United States Dan Gurney · Sweden Jo Bonnier
Cars
RS550 · RSK · 718 · 787 · 804
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