1961 Grand Prix of France
2 July - Reims: 431.700 km (8.302 km x 52 laps)


Pole position: Phil Hill, Ferrari, 2:24.9
Fastest Lap: Phil Hill, Ferrari, 2:27.1 = 203.169 km/h

Results:

l  Giancarlo Baghetti         Ferrari              2:l4:17.5 = 192.874 km/h
2  Dan Gurney                 Porsche              - 0.1
3  Jim Clark                  Lotus-Climax         - 1:01.1
4  Innes Ireland              Lotus-Climax         - 1:10.1
5  Bruce McLaren              Cooper-Climax        - 1:41.8
6  Graham Hill                BRM-Climax           - 1:41.9
7  Jo Bonnier                 Porsche              - 3:15.4
8  Roy Salvadori              Cooper-Climax        - 1 lap
9  Phil Hill                  Ferrari              - 2 laps
10 Henry Taylor               Lotus-Climax         - 3 laps
11 Michael May                Lotus-Climax         - 4 laps
12 Masten Gregory             Cooper-Climax        - 9 laps
13 Maurice Trintignant        Cooper-Maserati      - 10 laps
14 Ian Burgess                Lotus-Climax         - 10 laps
15 Richie Ginther             Ferrari              - 12 laps  (not running at finish)

Retired:

   Tony Brooks                BRM-Climax             4 laps    Overheating
   John Surtees               Cooper-Climax          4 laps    Suspension
   Jackie Lewis               Cooper-Climax          4 laps    Overheating
   Bernard Collomb            Cooper-Climax          6 laps    Engine
   Jack Brabham               Cooper-Climax         14 laps    Oil pressure
   Wolfgang von Trips         Ferrari               18 laps    Engine
   Lucien Bianchi             Lotus-Climax          21 laps    Clutch
   Carel Godin de Beaufort    Porsche               23 laps    Engine
   Giorgio Scarlatti          De Tomaso-OSCA        25 laps    Engine
   Willy Mairesse             Lotus-Climax          27 laps    Fuel supply
   Stirling Moss              Lotus-Climax          31 laps    Suspension
   Richie Ginther             Ferrari               41 laps    Oil Pressure

Qualifying Times:

1 16   Phil Hill       Ferrari         2'24.9
2 20   W.von Trips     Ferrari         2'26.4
3 18   Richie Ginther  Ferrari         2'26.8
4 26   Stirling Moss   Lotus/Climax    2'27.6
5 8    Jim Clark       Lotus/Climax    2'29.0
6 22   Graham Hill     BRM/Climax      2'29.1
7 40   John Surtees    Cooper/Climax   2'29.1
8 4    Bruce McLaren   Cooper/Climax   2'29.4
9 12   Dan Gurney      Porsche         2'29.6
10 6   Innes Ireland   Lotus/Climax    2'29.8
11 24  Tony Brooks     BRM/Climax      2'29.9
12 50  G.Baghetti      Ferrari         2'30.5
13 10  Jo Bonnier      Porsche         2'30.5
14 2   Jack Brabham    Cooper/Climax   2'31.0
15 42  Roy Salvadori   Cooper/Climax   2'31.2
16 36  Masten Gregory  Cooper/Climax   2'31.3
17 14  C.G.de Beaufort Porsche         2'31.8
18 44  Jackie Lewis    Cooper/Climax   2'32.0
19 28  Lucien Bianchi  Lotus/Climax    2'33.4
20 48  Willy Mairesse  Lotus/Climax    2'35.8
21 52  Bernard Collomb Cooper/Climax   2'36.8
22 46  Michel May      Lotus/Climax    2'37.9
23 32  M.Trintignant   Cooper/Maserati 2'38.8
24 38  Ian Burgess     Lotus/Climax    2'39.7
25 30  Henry Taylor    Lotus/Climax    2'40.3
26 34  G.Scarlatti     De Tomaso/Osca  2'47.1