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Category: 60th anniversary

60TH ANNIVERSARY: 1962 MONACO GRAND PRIX

Today marks 60 years since the 1962 Monaco Grand Prix, held at the Circuit de Monaco Monte Carlo. It was held over 100 laps of the compact 3.145 km circuit for a race distance of just over 195 miles. Credit: Motorsport Images Lotus’s Jim Clark claimed the first pole position of his career, ahead of BRM’s Graham Hill, Cooper’s Bruce McLaren and Ferrari’s Willy Mairesse. Mairesse got an excellent start from

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60TH ANNIVERSARY: 1962 DUTCH GRAND PRIX

Hill Wins at 1962 Dutch Grand Prix Today marks 60 years since the start of the 1962 Formula 1 season, the season that would end with Graham Hill steering his P57 ‘Old Faithful’ V8 to win the World Drivers’ Championship and, together with Richie Ginther, secured the World Constructor’s Title for BRM. This was the first time that a British Car with a British Driver had won both the Drivers

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