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  • South African Grand Prix
  • Clark makes it a magnificent seven
  • December 28, 1963: Jim Clark made history by winning the final grand prix of the year in South Africa, becoming the first man to win seven grands prix in one season.

  • Mexican Grand Prix
  • Clark takes the flag on Mexico's debut
  • October 27, 1963: The first ever Mexican Grand Prix was held at the new Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez at an altitude of 7,500 feet, with a volcano as its backdrop.

  • United States Grand Prix
  • Hill wins comfortably at the Glen
  • October 6, 1963: Graham Hill returned to winning ways with a resounding victory at the US Grand Prix, taking the chequered flag over 30 seconds ahead of his team-mate Richie Ginther.

  • German Grand Prix
  • Surtees takes first win on four wheels
  • August 4, 1963: Jim Clark's unbeaten run of victories was broken by former world motor cycling champion John Surtees, who notched up his first championship win on four wheels, in a furiously fast race full of incident.

  • British Grand Prix
  • Four in a row for supreme Clark
  • July 20, 1963: The British Grand Prix returned to its spiritual home of Silverstone after a three year absence, and on a hot and sunny July day Jim Clark drove supremely confidently to take victory in his Lotus 25, his fourth successive grand prix win.

  • French Grand Prix
  • Clark makes it a hat-trick
  • June 30, 1963: Jim Clark continued where he had left off in Belgium, by winning the Dutch Grand Prix in style.

  • Dutch Grand Prix
  • Clark dominates at Zandvoort
  • June 23, 1963: Jim Clark continued where he had left off in Belgium, by winning the Dutch Grand Prix in style.

  • Belgian Grand Prix
  • Clark masters torrential Spa conditions
  • June 9, 1963: With thunder, lightning and torrential rain blasting the Ardennes circuit, Jim Clark stormed to victory in the Belgian Grand Prix, leading from start to finish.

  • Monaco Grand Prix
  • Hill benefits as Clark retires
  • May 26, 1963: The 1963 season began with world champion Graham Hill scoring the first of his five Monaco grands prix successes.

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