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World Championship of Drivers 1959 standings

Championship points standings for the World Championship of Drivers 1959

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Jack BrabhamCooper Car Co.Cooper T51Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
31
2.Flag Tony BrooksScuderia Ferrari, Vandervell ProductsFerrari Dino 246
Vanwall VW 59
Ferrari 2.4
Vanwall 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
27
3.Flag Stirling MossR R C Walker Racing Team, British Racing PartnershipCooper T51
BRM P25
Coventry Climax 2.5
BRM 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
25.5
4.Flag Phil HillScuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246Ferrari 2.4Dunlop
20
5.Flag Maurice TrintignantR R C Walker Racing TeamCooper T51Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
19
6.Flag Bruce McLarenCooper Car Co.Cooper T51
Cooper T51
Coventry Climax 2.2
Coventry Climax 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
16.5
7.Flag Dan GurneyScuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246Ferrari 2.4Dunlop
13
8.Flag Jo BonnierOwen Racing OrganisationBRM P25BRM 2.5Dunlop
10
9.Flag Masten GregoryCooper Car Co.Cooper T51Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
10
10.Flag Rodger WardLeader Cards IncWatson
Kurtis Kraft Midget
Offenhauser 4.5
Offenhauser 2.5
Firestone
Firestone
8
11.Flag Jim RathmannLindsey HopkinsWatsonOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
6
12.Flag Johnny ThomsonRacing AssociatesLesovskyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
5
13.Flag Innes IrelandTeam LotusLotus 16Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
5
13.Flag Harry SchellEcurie Bleue, Owen Racing OrganisationCooper T51
BRM P25
Coventry Climax 2.2
BRM 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
5
15.Flag Tony BettenhausenJohn R WillsEpperlyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
3
15.Flag Olivier GendebienScuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 246Ferrari 2.4Dunlop
3
17.Flag Cliff AllisonScuderia FerrariFerrari Dino 156
Ferrari Dino 246
Ferrari 1.5
Ferrari 2.4
Dunlop
Dunlop
2
17.Flag Jean BehraScuderia Ferrari, Jean BehraFerrari Dino 246
Behra-Porsche RSK
Ferrari 2.4
Porsche 1.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
2
17.Flag Paul GoldsmithNorman C DemlerEpperlyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
2
Flag Red AmickWheeler-FoutchKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Chuck ArnoldHall-MarKurtis KraftOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Peter AshdownAlan Brown EquipeCooper T45Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Lucien BianchiEquipe Nationale BelgeCooper T51Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Harry BlanchardBlanchard Automobile Co.Porsche RSKPorsche 1.5Goodyear
0
Flag Johnny BoydBowes Seal FastEpperlyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Don BransonBob EstesPhillipsOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Chris BristowBritish Racing PartnershipCooper T51Borgward 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Ivor BuebBritish Racing PartnershipCooper T51
Cooper T51
Coventry Climax 1.5
Borgward 1.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Ian BurgessScuderia Centro SudCooper T51Maserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Giulio CabiancaOttorino VolonterioMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Mário CabralScuderia Centro SudCooper T51Maserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Phil CadePhil CadeMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Duane CarterSmokey's Reverse TorqueKurtis Kraft 500HOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bill CheesbourgGreenman-CasaleKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bob ChristieFederal EngineeringKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag George ConstantineMike TaylorCooper T45Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Bob CortnerCornisOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ray CrawfordMeguiar's Mirror GlazeElderOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Fritz d'OreyScuderia Centro Sud, Camoradi USAMaserati 250F
Tec-Mec F415
Maserati 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Colin DavisScuderia Centro SudCooper T51Maserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Jimmy DaywaltFederal EngineeringKurtis Kraft 500EOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Carel Godin de BeaufortEcurie Maarsbergen, Scuderia UgoliniPorsche RSK
Maserati 250F
Porsche 1.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Alain de ChangyEquipe Nationale BelgeCooper T51Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Female Maria Teresa de FilippisDr. Ing F Porsche KGBehra-Porsche RSKPorsche 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Alejandro de TomasoAutomobili OSCACooper T43OSCA 2.0Dunlop
0
Flag Rex EastonLesovskyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jack FairmanHigh Efficiency MotorsCooper T43
Cooper T45
Coventry Climax 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Pat FlahertyJohn Zink HeaterWatsonOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ron FlockhartOwen Racing OrganisationBRM P25BRM 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Azdrubal Fontes BayardoScuderia Centro SudMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag A. J. FoytDean Van LinesKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Don FreelandJim RobbinsKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Keith GreeneGilby EngineeringCooper T43Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Bobby GrimSumarKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bruce HalfordJohn FisherLotus 16Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Gene HartleyDrewry'sKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Al HermanDunn EngineeringDunnOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Hans HerrmannScuderia Centro Sud, British Racing PartnershipCooper T51
BRM P25
Maserati 2.5
BRM 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Graham HillTeam LotusLotus 16Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Eddie JohnsonBryant Heating & CoolingKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Al KellerHelseKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Clarence Walter LarsonBowes Seal FastKurtis Kraft 500JOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Pete LovelyTeam LotusLotus 16Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Jean LucienbonnetJean LucienbonnetCooper T45Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Mike MagillDayton Steel FoundryKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jim McWitheyRay BradyKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bill MossUnited Racing StableCooper T51Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Brian NaylorJ B NaylorJBW 59Maserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Mike ParkesDavid FryFry F2Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Tim ParnellR H H ParnellCooper T45Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag David PiperDorchester Service StationLotus 16Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Dick RathmannMcNamaraWatsonOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Paul RussoBardahlKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Eddie SachsSchmidtKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bob SaidConnaught Cars-Paul EmeryConnaught CAlta 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Roy SalvadoriHigh Efficiency Motors, David Brown CorporationCooper T45
Aston Martin DBR4/250
Maserati 2.5
Aston Martin 2.5
Dunlop
Avon
0
Flag Giorgio ScarlattiCooper Car Co., Scuderia UgoliniMaserati 250F
Cooper T51
Maserati 2.5
Coventry Climax 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Carroll ShelbyDavid Brown CorporationAston Martin DBR4/250Aston Martin 2.5Avon
0
Flag Alan StaceyTeam LotusLotus 16Coventry Climax 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Len SuttonWolcott MemorialLesovskyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Dennis TaylorDennis TaylorLotus 12Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Henry TaylorR H H ParnellCooper T51Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Mike TaylorAlan Brown EquipeCooper T45Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag Trevor TaylorAce Garage - RotherhamCooper T51Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
0
Flag André TestutMonte Carlo Auto SportMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Jack TurnerTravelon TrailerChristensenOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jerry UnserKurtis KraftOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bob VeithJohn Zink HeaterMooreOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Wolfgang von TripsScuderia Ferrari, Dr. Ing F Porsche KGFerrari Dino 246
Porsche 718
Ferrari 2.4
Porsche 1.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Chuck WeyantMcKayKurtis Kraft 500JOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Stirling Moss
2
Flag Jack Brabham
2
Flag Tony Brooks
2
Most pole positionsFlag Stirling Moss
4
Most podium positionsFlag Jack Brabham
5
Most podium positions without a winFlag Phil Hill
3
Most fastest race lapsFlag Stirling Moss
4
Youngest driverFlag Fritz d'Orey
21 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Jack Fairman
46 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
50%U.S.A.Flag Harry Blanchard, Phil Hill, Phil Cade, George Constantine, Masten Gregory, Dan Gurney, Pete Lovely, Bob Said, Harry Schell, Carroll Shelby, Rodger Ward, Jim Rathmann, Johnny Thomson, Tony Bettenhausen, Paul Goldsmith, Johnny Boyd, Duane Carter, Eddie Johnson, Paul Russo, A. J. Foyt, Gene Hartley, Bob Veith, Al Herman, Jimmy Daywalt, Chuck Arnold, Jim McWithey, Eddie Sachs, Al Keller, Pat Flaherty, Dick Rathmann, Bill Cheesbourg, Don Freeland, Ray Crawford, Don Branson, Bob Christie, Bobby Grim, Jack Turner, Chuck Weyant, Clarence Walter Larson, Mike Magill, Red Amick, Len Sutton, Rex Easton, Bob Cortner, Jerry Unser45
27.8%Great BritainFlag Graham Hill, Stirling Moss, Cliff Allison, Peter Ashdown, Chris Bristow, Tony Brooks, Ivor Bueb, Ian Burgess, Colin Davis, Jack Fairman, Ron Flockhart, Keith Greene, Bruce Halford, Innes Ireland, Bill Moss, Brian Naylor, Mike Parkes, Tim Parnell, David Piper, Roy Salvadori, Alan Stacey, Dennis Taylor, Henry Taylor, Trevor Taylor, Mike Taylor25
4.4%FranceFlag Jean Behra, Jean Lucienbonnet, André Testut, Maurice Trintignant4
3.3%BelgiumFlag Lucien Bianchi, Alain de Changy, Olivier Gendebien3
3.3%ItalyFlag Giulio Cabianca, Maria Teresa de Filippis, Giorgio Scarlatti3
2.2%GermanyFlag Hans Herrmann, Wolfgang von Trips2
1.1%SwedenFlag Jo Bonnier1
1.1%AustraliaFlag Jack Brabham1
1.1%PortugalFlag Mário Cabral1
1.1%UruguayFlag Azdrubal Fontes Bayardo1
1.1%NetherlandsFlag Carel Godin de Beaufort1
1.1%New ZealandFlag Bruce McLaren1
1.1%BrazilFlag Fritz d'Orey1
1.1%ArgentinaFlag Alejandro de Tomaso1

Individual driver statistics for the 1959 World Championship of Drivers

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Allison, CliffFlag 27 y/o50000
Amick, RedFlag 30 y/o10000
Arnold, ChuckFlag 33 y/o10000
Ashdown, PeterFlag 24 y/o10000
Behra, JeanFlag 38 y/o30000
Bettenhausen, TonyFlag 42 y/o10000
Bianchi, LucienFlag 24 y/o00000
Blanchard, HarryFlag 30 y/o10000
Bonnier, JoFlag 29 y/o71110
Boyd, JohnnyFlag 32 y/o10000
Brabham, JackFlag 33 y/o82511
Branson, DonFlag 39 y/o10000
Bristow, ChrisFlag 21 y/o10000
Brooks, TonyFlag 27 y/o82421
Bueb, IvorFlag 36 y/o10000
Burgess, IanFlag 28 y/o40000
Cabianca, GiulioFlag 36 y/o10000
Cabral, MárioFlag 25 y/o10000
Cade, PhilFlag 43 y/o00000
Carter, DuaneFlag 46 y/o10000
Cheesbourg, BillFlag 32 y/o10000
Christie, BobFlag 35 y/o10000
Constantine, GeorgeFlag 41 y/o10000
Cortner, BobFlag 32 y/o00000
Crawford, RayFlag 43 y/o10000
d'Orey, FritzFlag 21 y/o30000
Davis, ColinFlag 25 y/o20000
Daywalt, JimmyFlag 34 y/o10000
de Beaufort, Carel GodinFlag 25 y/o20000
de Changy, AlainFlag 37 y/o00000
de Filippis, Maria TeresaFlag 32 y/o00000
de Tomaso, AlejandroFlag 30 y/o10000
Easton, RexFlag 45 y/o00000
Fairman, JackFlag 46 y/o20000
Flaherty, PatFlag 33 y/o10000
Flockhart, RonFlag 36 y/o50000
Fontes Bayardo, AzdrubalFlag 36 y/o00000
Foyt, A. J.Flag 24 y/o10000
Freeland, DonFlag 34 y/o10000
Gendebien, OlivierFlag 35 y/o20000
Goldsmith, PaulFlag 33 y/o10000
Greene, KeithFlag 21 y/o00000
Gregory, MastenFlag 27 y/o60200
Grim, BobbyFlag 34 y/o10000
Gurney, DanFlag 28 y/o40200
Halford, BruceFlag 28 y/o10000
Hartley, GeneFlag 33 y/o10000
Herman, AlFlag 32 y/o10000
Herrmann, HansFlag 31 y/o20000
Hill, GrahamFlag 30 y/o70000
Hill, PhilFlag 32 y/o70301
Ireland, InnesFlag 29 y/o60000
Johnson, EddieFlag 40 y/o10000
Keller, AlFlag 39 y/o10000
Larson, Clarence WalterFlag 36 y/o10000
Lovely, PeteFlag 33 y/o00000
Lucienbonnet, JeanFlag 36 y/o00000
Magill, MikeFlag 39 y/o10000
McLaren, BruceFlag 21 y/o71200
McWithey, JimFlag 31 y/o10000
Moss, BillFlag 25 y/o00000
Moss, StirlingFlag 29 y/o82344
Naylor, BrianFlag 36 y/o10000
Parkes, MikeFlag 27 y/o00000
Parnell, TimFlag 27 y/o00000
Piper, DavidFlag 28 y/o10000
Rathmann, DickFlag 33 y/o10000
Rathmann, JimFlag 30 y/o10100
Russo, PaulFlag 45 y/o10000
Sachs, EddieFlag 32 y/o10000
Said, BobFlag 27 y/o10000
Salvadori, RoyFlag 37 y/o70000
Scarlatti, GiorgioFlag 37 y/o20000
Schell, HarryFlag 38 y/o80000
Shelby, CarrollFlag 36 y/o40000
Stacey, AlanFlag 25 y/o20000
Sutton, LenFlag 33 y/o10000
Taylor, DennisFlag 38 y/o00000
Taylor, HenryFlag 26 y/o10000
Taylor, MikeFlag 25 y/o10000
Taylor, TrevorFlag 22 y/o00000
Testut, AndréFlag 33 y/o00000
Thomson, JohnnyFlag 37 y/o10111
Trintignant, MauriceFlag 41 y/o80201
Turner, JackFlag 39 y/o10000
Unser, JerryFlag 26 y/o00000
Veith, BobFlag 34 y/o10000
von Trips, WolfgangFlag 31 y/o20000
Ward, RodgerFlag 38 y/o21100
Weyant, ChuckFlag 36 y/o10000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11959-05-10Monte CarloBrabhamBrooksTrintignantMossBrabham
21959-05-30IndianapolisWardRathmannThomsonThomsonThomson
31959-05-31ZandvoortBonnierBrabhamGregoryBonnierMoss
41959-07-05ReimsBrooksHillBrabhamBrooksMoss
51959-07-18AintreeBrabhamMossMcLarenBrabhamMoss
61959-08-02BerlinBrooksGurneyHillBrooksBrooks
71959-08-23LisbonMossGregoryGurneyMossMoss
81959-09-13MonzaMossHillBrabhamMossHill
91959-12-12SebringMcLarenTrintignantBrooksMossTrintignant
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