RA272 x RA272E

Mexico

History

It was race 10 of 10 in both the 1965 World Championship of Drivers and the 1965 International Cup for Formula One Manufacturers. The race was won by Richie Ginther, who took his first victory and the first for the Honda team, after leading for the entire race.

POS: 1

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2:08:32.10

Richie Ginther

POS: 2

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Dan Gurney

+2.89 secs

POS: 3

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Mike Spence

+1:00.15

POS: 4

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Jo Siffert

+1:54.42

POS: 5

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Ronnie Bucknum

+1 Lap

POS: 6

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Richard Attwood

+1 Lap

First held: 1962

Circuit length: 4.30km

Laps: 65

Engine

Naturally aspirated engine

Brakes

Discs, all-round, Goodyear tyres

Victory No 1

The start to winning ways

Suspension

Double wishbones

chassis

Aluminium block and head

Honda F1 Cad Mid
Engine sound
year: 1965
Engine name: 105kg
engine size: 1.5L
chasey name: 105kg
Weight: 494kg

Richie Ginther

Was known as a team player and strong development driver which made him very useful to Honda as they worked to improve performance.

Performance
acceleration
Top speed
Control
Ginther qualified 3rd but
leaped to 1st on the opening
lap thanks to the shattering
speed of the Ra272
ホンダの初勝利
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