1
Jack Brabham
Cooper-Climax
31 pts
2
Tony Brooks
Vanwall
27 pts
3
Stirling Moss
BRM
25.5 pts
1
Cooper-Climax
40 pts
Number of races
9 races
First race
Monaco Grand Prix (May 10th)
Last race
United States Grand Prix (December 12th)
Most wins
Jack Brabham (2)
Tony Brooks (2)
1 more
Most pole positions
Stirling Moss (4)
Most podiums
Jack Brabham (5)
Most top 5 finishes
Jack Brabham (6)
Most points finishes
Jack Brabham (6)
Most DNF's
Graham Hill (5)

1959 standings

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
Jack Brabham
Cooper-Climax 2 5 31
2
Tony Brooks
Vanwall 2 4 27 -4
3
Stirling Moss
BRM 2 3 25.5 -5.5
4
Phil Hill
Ferrari 3 20 -11
5
Maurice Trintignant
Cooper-Climax 2 19 -12
6
Bruce McLaren
Cooper-Climax 1 2 16.5 -14.5
7
Dan Gurney
Ferrari 2 13 -18
8
Jo Bonnier
BRM 1 1 10 -21
9
Masten Gregory
Cooper-Climax 2 10 -21
10
Rodger Ward
Kurtis Kraft 1 1 8 -23
11
Jim Rathmann
Watson 1 6 -25
12
Johnny Thomson
Lesovsky 1 5 -26
13
Harry Schell
Cooper-Climax 5 -26
14
Innes Ireland
Team Lotus 5 -26
15
Olivier Gendebien
Ferrari 3 -28
16
Tony Bettenhausen
Epperly 3 -28
17
Cliff Allison
Ferrari 2 -29
18
Jean Behra
Ferrari 2 -29
19
Paul Goldsmith
Epperly 2 -29
20
Roy Salvadori
Aston Martin 0 -31
21
Ron Flockhart
BRM 0 -31
22
Ian Burgess
Cooper-Maserati 0 -31
23
Wolfgang von Trips
Ferrari 0 -31
24
Johnny Boyd
Epperly 0 -31
25
Graham Hill
Team Lotus 0 -31
26
Harry Blanchard
Porsche 0 -31
27
Duane Carter
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
28
Carroll Shelby
Aston Martin 0 -31
29
Giorgio Scarlatti
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
30
Alan Stacey
Team Lotus 0 -31
31
Eddie Johnson
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
32
Carel Godin de Beaufort
Maserati 0 -31
33
Paul Russo
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
34
Fritz d'Orey
Tec-Mec 0 -31
35
Chris Bristow
Cooper-Borgward 0 -31
36
Mário de Araújo Cabral
Cooper-Maserati 0 -31
37
Anthony Foyt
Kuzma 0 -31
38
Colin Davis
Cooper-Maserati 0 -31
39
Gene Hartley
Kuzma 0 -31
40
Henry Taylor
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
41
Peter Ashdown
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
42
Bob Veith
Moore 0 -31
43
Ivor Bueb
Cooper-Borgward 0 -31
44
Al Herman
Dunn 0 -31
45
Jimmy Daywalt
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
46
Chuck Arnold
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
47
Giulio Cabianca
Maserati 0 -31
48
Jim McWithey
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
49
Hans Herrmann
BRM 0 -31
50
Alessandro de Tomaso
Cooper-OSCA 0 -31
51
George Constantine
Cooper-Borgward 0 -31
52
Bruce Halford
Team Lotus 0 -31
53
Jack Fairman
Cooper-Maserati 0 -31
54
Eddie Sachs
Kuzma 0 -31
55
Al Keller
Kuzma 0 -31
56
Bob Said
Connaught 0 -31
57
Phil Cade
Maserati 0 -31
58
Alain de Changy
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
59
Pat Flaherty
Watson 0 -31
60
Lucien Bianchi
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
61
Dick Rathmann
Watson 0 -31
62
Bill Cheesbourg
Kuzma 0 -31
63
Maria de Filippis
Porsche 0 -31
64
David Piper
Team Lotus 0 -31
65
Azdrubal Fontes
Maserati 0 -31
66
Don Freeland
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
67
Pete Lovely
Team Lotus 0 -31
68
Brian Naylor
JBW 0 -31
69
Ray Crawford
Elder 0 -31
70
Jean Lucienbonnet
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
71
Mike Taylor
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
72
Don Branson
Phillips 0 -31
73
André Testut
Maserati 0 -31
74
Bob Christie
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
75
Keith Greene
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
76
Bobby Grim
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
77
Bill Moss
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
78
Mike Parkes
Fry 0 -31
79
Jack Turner
Christensen 0 -31
80
Dennis Taylor
Team Lotus 0 -31
81
Chuck Weyant
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
82
Jud Larson
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
83
Trevor Taylor
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
84
Mike Magill
Sutton 0 -31
85
Tim Parnell
Cooper-Climax 0 -31
86
Red Amick
Kurtis Kraft 0 -31
87
Len Sutton
Lesovsky 0 -31
88
Jimmy Bryan
Epperly 0 -31
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Cooper-Climax 5 13 40
2 Ferrari 2 9 32 -8
3 BRM 1 2 18 -22
4 Team Lotus 5 -35
5 Aston Martin 0 -40
6 Cooper-Maserati 0 -40
7 Kurtis Kraft 0 -40
8 Porsche 0 -40
9 Maserati 0 -40
10 Cooper-Borgward 0 -40
11 Cooper-OSCA 0 -40
12 Tec-Mec 0 -40
13 Connaught 0 -40
14 JBW 0 -40
15 Vanwall 0 -40
16 Fry 0 -40

1959 schedule

Date Race Winner 2nd 3rd Pole position
May 10th
Monaco Grand Prix
#24 Jack Brabham
Tony Brooks
Maurice Trintignant
Stirling Moss
May 30th
Indianapolis 500
#5 Rodger Ward
Jim Rathmann
Johnny Thomson
Johnny Thomson
May 31st
Dutch Grand Prix
#7 Jo Bonnier
Jack Brabham
Masten Gregory
Jo Bonnier
Jul 5th
French Grand Prix
#24 Tony Brooks
Phil Hill
Jack Brabham
Tony Brooks
Jul 18th
British Grand Prix
#12 Jack Brabham
Stirling Moss
Bruce McLaren
Jack Brabham
Aug 2nd
German Grand Prix
#4 Tony Brooks
Dan Gurney
Phil Hill
Tony Brooks
Aug 23rd
Portuguese Grand Prix
#4 Stirling Moss
Masten Gregory
Dan Gurney
Stirling Moss
Sep 13th
Italian Grand Prix
#14 Stirling Moss
Phil Hill
Jack Brabham
Stirling Moss
Dec 12th
United States Grand Prix
#9 Bruce McLaren
Maurice Trintignant
Tony Brooks
Stirling Moss