1961 Grand Prix of Italy
10 September - Monza: 431.806 km (10.042 km x 43 laps)


Pole position: Woflgang von Trips, Ferrari, 2:46.3
Fastest Lap: Giancarlo Baghetti, Ferrari, 2:48.4 = 213.776 km/h

Results:

1  Phil Hill                  Ferrari              2:03:13.0 = 209.387 km/h
2  Dan Gurney                 Porsche              - 31.2
3  Bruce McLaren              Cooper-Climax        - 2:38.5
4  Jackie Lewis               Cooper-Climax        - 2:40.4
5  Tony Brooks                BRM-Climax           - 2:40.5
6  Roy Salvadori              Cooper-Climax        - 1 lap
7  Carel Godin de Beaufort    Porsche              - 2 laps
8  Lorenzo Bandini            Cooper-Maserati      - 2 laps
9  Maurice Trintignant        Cooper-Maserati      - 2 laps
10 Tim Parnell                Lotus-Climax         - 3 laps
11 Henry Taylor               Lotus-Climax         - 4 laps
12 Renato Pirocchi            Cooper-Maserati      - 5 laps

Retired:

   Stirling Moss              Lotus-Climax          36 laps   Wheel bearing
   Richie Ginther             Ferrari               23 laps   Engine
   Gaetano Starrabba          Lotus-Maserati        19 laps   Engine
   Jo Bonnier                 Porsche               15 laps   Rear suspension
   Giancarlo Baghetti         Ferrari               13 laps   Engine
   Ricardo Rodriguez          Ferrari               13 laps   Ignition
   Nino Vaccarella            de Tomaso-Alfa Romeo  13 laps   Engine
   Masten Gregory             Lotus-Climax          11 laps   Suspension
   Graham Hill                BRM-Climax            10 laps   Engine
   Jack Brabham               Cooper-Climax          7 laps   Engine
   Jack Fairman               Cooper-Climax          6 laps   Engine
   Brian Naylor               JBW-Climax             6 laps   Engine
   Innes Ireland              Lotus-Climax           5 laps   Cracked chassis
   John Surtees               Cooper-Climax          2 laps   Accident
   Wolfgang von Trips         Ferrari                1 lap    Accident (fatal)
   Jim Clark                  Lotus-Climax           1 lap    Accident
   Wolfgang Seidel            Lotus-Climax           1 lap    Engine
   Roberto Lippi              de Tomaso-OSCA         1 lap    Engine
   Roberto Bussinello         de Tomaso-OSCA         1 lap    Engine	
   Gerry Ashmore              Lotus-Climax           0 lap    Accident

Did Not Qualify

   André Pilette              Emeryson-Climax

Did Not Start:

   Massimo Natilli            Cooper-Maserati

Qualifying Times:

1 4    W.von Trips      Ferrari              2'46.3
2 8    R.Rodriguez      Ferrari              2'46.4
3 6    Richie Ginther   Ferrari              2'46.8
4 2    Phil Hill        Ferrari              2'47.2
5 24   Graham Hill      BRM/Climax           2'48.7
6 32   G.Baghetti       Ferrari              2'49.0
7 36   Jim Clark        Lotus/Climax         2'49.2
8 44   Jo Bonnier       Porsche              2'49.6
9 38   Innes Ireland    Lotus/Climax         2'50.3
10 10  Jack Brabham     Cooper/Climax        2'51.6
11 28  Stirling Moss    Lotus/Climax         2'51.8
12 46  Dan Gurney       Porsche              2'52.0
13 26  Tony Brooks      BRM/Climax           2'52.2
14 12  Bruce McLaren    Cooper/Climax        2'53.4
15 74  C.G.de Beaufort  Porsche              2'53.8
16 60  Jackie Lewis     Cooper/Climax        2'54.0
17 22  Masten Gregory   Lotus/Climax         2'55.2
18 40  Roy Salvadori    Cooper/Climax        2'55.2
19 42  John Surtees     Cooper/Climax        2'55.6
20 50  Nino Vaccarella  De Tomaso/Alfa Romeo 2'56.0
21 62  Lorenzo Bandini  Cooper/Maserati      2'57.7
22 48  M.Trintignant    Cooper/Maserati      2'58.7
23 20  Henry Taylor     Lotus/Climax         3'00.6
24 54  R.Bussinello     De Tomaso/Alfa Romeo 3'01.7
25 18  Gerry Ashmore    Lotus/Climax         3'03.0
26 30  Jack Fairman     Cooper/Climax        3'04.8
27 16  Tim Parnell      Lotus/Climax         3'05.7
28 56  Wolfgang Seidel  Lotus/Climax         3'06.0
29 58  Renato Pirocchi  Cooper/Maserati      3'06.5
30 72  G.Starrabba      Lotus/Maserati       3'07.9
31 14  Brian Naylor     JBW/Climax           3'08.1
32 52  Roberto Lippi    De Tomaso/Osca       3'08.9
 Not qualified 
33 68  Andre Pilette    Emeryson/Climax      3'11.6