1
Phil Hill
Ferrari
34 pts
2
Wolfgang von Trips
Ferrari
33 pts
3
Stirling Moss
Ferguson
21 pts
1
Ferrari
45 pts
Number of races
8 races
First race
Monaco Grand Prix (May 14th)
Last race
United States Grand Prix (October 8th)
Most wins
Phil Hill (2)
Stirling Moss (2)
1 more
Most pole positions
Phil Hill (5)
Most podiums
Phil Hill (6)
Most top 5 finishes
Phil Hill (6)
Most points finishes
Phil Hill (6)
Most DNF's
Jack Brabham (6)

1961 standings

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
Phil Hill
Ferrari 2 6 34
2
Wolfgang von Trips
Ferrari 2 4 33 -1
3
Stirling Moss
Ferguson 2 2 21 -13
4
Dan Gurney
Porsche 3 21 -13
5
Richie Ginther
Ferrari 3 16 -18
6
Innes Ireland
Lotus-Climax 1 1 12 -22
7
Jim Clark
Lotus-Climax 2 11 -23
8
Bruce McLaren
Cooper-Climax 1 11 -23
9
Giancarlo Baghetti
Ferrari 1 1 9 -25
10
Tony Brooks
BRM 1 6 -28
11
Jack Brabham
Cooper-Climax 4 -30
12
John Surtees
Cooper-Climax 4 -30
13
Jackie Lewis
Cooper-Climax 3 -31
14
Olivier Gendebien
Lotus-Climax 3 -31
15
Jo Bonnier
Porsche 3 -31
16
Graham Hill
BRM 3 -31
17
Roy Salvadori
Cooper-Climax 2 -32
18
Maurice Trintignant
Cooper-Maserati 0 -34
19
Carel Godin de Beaufort
Porsche 0 -34
20
Lorenzo Bandini
Cooper-Maserati 0 -34
21
Cliff Allison
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
22
Roger Penske
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
23
Hans Herrmann
Porsche 0 -34
24
Peter Ryan
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
25
Masten Gregory
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
26
Henry Taylor
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
27
Tim Parnell
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
28
Hap Sharp
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
29
Tony Maggs
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
30
Michael May
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
31
Ian Burgess
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
32
Renato Pirocchi
Cooper-Maserati 0 -34
33
Trevor Taylor
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
34
Tony Marsh
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
35
Keith Greene
Gilby 0 -34
36
Gerry Ashmore
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
37
Wolfgang Seidel
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
38
Jim Hall
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
39
Lloyd Ruby
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
40
Gaetano Starrabba
Lotus-Maserati 0 -34
41
Willy Mairesse
Ferrari 0 -34
42
Ricardo Rodríguez
Ferrari 0 -34
43
Walt Hansgen
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
44
Lucien Bianchi
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
45
Bernard Collomb
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
46
Nino Vaccarella
De Tomaso-Alfa Romeo 0 -34
47
Ken Miles
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
48
Giorgio Scarlatti
De Tomaso-Osca 0 -34
49
Brian Naylor
JBW 0 -34
50
Jack Fairman
Ferguson 0 -34
51
Edgar Barth
Porsche 0 -34
52
Juan Manuel Bordeu
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
53
Roberto Bussinello
De Tomaso-Alfa Romeo 0 -34
54
Massimo Natili
Cooper-Maserati 0 -34
55
Peter Monteverdi
MBM 0 -34
56
Roberto Lippi
De Tomaso-Osca 0 -34
57
Geoff Duke
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
58
John Campbell-Jones
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
59
André Pilette
Emeryson 0 -34
60
Alfonso Thiele
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
61
Ernesto Prinoth
Lotus-Climax 0 -34
62
Menato Boffa
Cooper-Climax 0 -34
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Ferrari 5 14 45
2 Lotus-Climax 3 5 35 -10
3 Porsche 3 22 -23
4 Cooper-Climax 1 14 -31
5 BRM 1 7 -38
6 Cooper-Maserati 0 -45
7 Gilby 0 -45
8 Lotus-Maserati 0 -45
9 De Tomaso-Alfa Romeo 0 -45
10 Emeryson 0 -45
11 De Tomaso-Osca 0 -45
12 JBW 0 -45
13 MBM 0 -45

1961 schedule

Date Race Winner 2nd 3rd Pole position
May 14th
Monaco Grand Prix
#20 Stirling Moss
Richie Ginther
Phil Hill
Stirling Moss
May 22nd
Dutch Grand Prix
#3 Wolfgang von Trips
Phil Hill
Jim Clark
Phil Hill
Jun 18th
Belgian Grand Prix
#4 Phil Hill
Wolfgang von Trips
Richie Ginther
Phil Hill
Jul 2nd
French Grand Prix
#50 Giancarlo Baghetti
Dan Gurney
Jim Clark
Phil Hill
Jul 15th
British Grand Prix
#4 Wolfgang von Trips
Phil Hill
Richie Ginther
Phil Hill
Aug 6th
German Grand Prix
#7 Stirling Moss
Wolfgang von Trips
Phil Hill
Phil Hill
Sep 10th
Italian Grand Prix
#2 Phil Hill
Dan Gurney
Bruce McLaren
Wolfgang von Trips
Oct 8th
United States Grand Prix
#15 Innes Ireland
Dan Gurney
Tony Brooks
Jack Brabham