1961 Grand Prix of Belgium
18 June - Spa-Francorchamps: 423.00 km (14.10 km x 30 laps)


Pole position: Phill Hill, Ferrari, 3:59.3
Fastest Lap: Richie Ginther, Ferrari, 3:59.8 = 211.676 km/h

Results:

1  Phil Hill                  Ferrari              2:03:03.8 = 206.235 km/h
2  Wolfgang von Trips         Ferrari              - 0.7
3  Richie Ginther             Ferrari              - 19.5
4  Olivier Gendebien          Ferrari              - 45.6
5  John Surtees               Cooper-Climax        - 1:26.8
6  Dan Gurney                 Porsche              - 1:31.0
7  Jo Bonnier                 Porsche              - 2:47.1
8  Stirling Moss              Lotus-Climax         - 3:55.6
9  Jackie Lewis               Cooper-Climax        - 1 lap
10 Masten Gregory             Cooper-Climax        - 1 lap
11 Carel Godin de Beaufort    Porsche              - 2 laps
12 Jim Clark                  Lotus-Climax         - 4 laps
13 Tony Brooks                BRM-Climax           - 4 laps

Retired:

   Willy Mairesse             Lotus-Climax           7 laps    Engine
   Bruce McLaren              Cooper-Climax          9 laps    Fuel feed
   Innes Ireland              Lotus-Climax          10 laps    Engine
   Lucien Bianchi             Lotus-Climax          10 laps    Oil pipe
   Jack Brabham               Cooper-Climax         12 laps    Engine
   Lorenzo Bandini            Cooper-Maserati       20 laps    Oil pressure
   Maurice Trintignant        Cooper-Maserati       23 laps    Transmission
   Graham Hill                BRM-Climax            24 laps    Oil leak

Did Not Start:

   Cliff Allison              Lotus-Climax          Injured in practice accident
   Henry Taylor               Lotus-Climax          Car damaged by Allison
   Tony Marsh                 Lotus-Climax          No starting money available (car driven by Mairesse)
   Wolfgang Seidel            Lotus-Climax          No starting money available (car driven by Bianchi)
   Ian Burgess                Lotus-Climax          No starting money available

Qualifying Times:

1 4    Phil Hill       Ferrari         3'59.3
2 2    W.von Trips     Ferrari         4'00.1
3 8    O.Gendebien     Ferrari         4'03.0
4 24   John Surtees    Cooper/Climax   4'06.0
5 6    Richie Ginther  Ferrari         4'06.1
6 36   Graham Hill     BRM/Climax      4'07.6
7 38   Tony Brooks     BRM/Climax      4'07.9
8 14   Stirling Moss   Lotus/Climax    4'08.2
9 18   Jo Bonnier      Porsche         4'08.3
10 20  Dan Gurney      Porsche         4'08.4
11 28  Jack Brabham    Cooper/Climax   4'08.6
12 44  Masten Gregory  Cooper/Climax   4'10.2
13 40  Jackie Lewis    Cooper/Climax   4'11.1
14 22  C.G.de Beaufort Porsche         4'16.7
15 30  Bruce McLaren   Cooper/Climax   4'17.4
16 34  Jim Clark       Lotus/Climax    4'17.7
17 46  Lorenzo Bandini Cooper/Maserati 4'19.0
18 32  Innes Ireland   Lotus/Climax    4'20.0
19 26  M.Trintignant   Cooper/Maserati 4'21.4
20 10  Willy Mairesse  Lotus/Climax    no time
21 12  Lucien Bianchi  Lotus/Climax    no time
 Not qualified 
22 42  Tony Marsh      Lotus/Climax    4'23.2
23 48  Wolfgang Seidel Lotus/Climax    4'27.4
24 50  Ian Burgess     Lotus/Climax    4'37.6
 Not present 
25 16  Cliff Allison   Lotus/Climax    no time