The 1965 Formula One season
, which was the 16th season of FIA Formula One
racing, featured the 16th World Championship of Drivers and the 8th International Cup for F1 Manufacturers. The two titles were contested concurrently over a ten round series which commenced on January 1 and ended on October 24. The season also included a number of non championship races for Formula One cars.
's second championship included six wins interrupted only by non-starting at Monaco whilst he was away winning the Indianapolis 500
. Jackie Stewart
finished third in the championship in his debut season and Richie Ginther
won his only, and Honda's first, grand prix in the final race of the 1.5 litre formula.
Teams and drivers
The following teams
competed in the 1965 FIA World Championship
1965 Drivers Championship final standings
Points towards the 1965 World Championship of Drivers were awarded on a 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis to the top six finishers at each round. Only the best six round results could be retained.
1965 Constructors Championship final standings
Points were awarded on a 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis at each round with only the best six round results retained. Only the best placed car from each manufacturer at each round was eligible to score points.
- Bold results counted to championship totals.
Non-Championship race results
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