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Driver
See also: Entrant

Chris Amon

 
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Details
Full NameChristopher Arthur Amon
Date of BirthTuesday 20 July 1943
Date of DeathWednesday 3 August 2016
Age of Death73 years, 14 days
Born
Bulls
New Zealand
F1 Career
Active Years1963 - 1976
Races Contested
108  
Wins0
2nd Places3
3rd Places8
4th Places4
5th Places7
6th Places7
Average ClassificationMedian: 6, Mean: 6.98, Standard deviation: 3.68
Retirements47
Disqualifications0
Failures to start5
Failures to qualify4
Pole Positions5
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 8, Mean: 10.30, Standard deviation: 7.42
Fastest Laps3
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 9, Mean: 9.73, Standard deviation: 5.68
Races Led7
Laps Led183
Race Distance Led851 km
Debut1963 Monaco GP
Last Race1976 Canadian GP
Drivers' Championships
1963 - Not Classified
1964 - 16th   
(2 points)
1965 - Not Classified
1966 - Not Classified
1967 - 4th   
(20 points)
1968 - 10th   
(10 points)
1969 - 12th   
(4 points)
  
1970 - 8th   
(23 points)
1971 - 10th   
(9 points)
1972 - 9th   
(12 points)
1973 - 19th   
(1 point)
1974 - Not Classified
1975 - Not Classified
1976 - 18th   
(2 points)
Total Points Scored83
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At Retirement1. Most 15th Place Finishes (3) – set at 1972 United States GP,
2. Most Consecutive Retirements (8) – set at 1969 Monaco GP,
3. Most 15th Place Finishes in a Season (3) – set at 1972 United States GP
Records Ever Broken1. Most Consecutive Retirements (8) – set at 1969 Monaco GP,
2. Most 15th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1972 German GP,
3. Most 15th Place Finishes (3) – set at 1972 United States GP,
4. Most 15th Place Finishes in a Season (3) – set at 1972 United States GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Maurice Trintignant
2
1963
Lucien Bianchi
1
1963
Mike Hailwood
10
1963 - 1964
Masten Gregory
2
1963
Hap Sharp
1
1963
Peter Revson
1
1964
Innes Ireland
1
1965
Ian Raby
1
1965
Richard Attwood
1
1965
Jochen Rindt
1
1966
John Surtees
1
1966
Lorenzo Bandini
1
1967
Mike Parkes
2
1967
Ludovico Scarfiotti
2
1967
Jonathan Williams
1
1967
Jacky Ickx
10
1968
Andrea de Adamich
1
1968
Derek Bell
2
1968
Pedro Rodriguez
1
1969
Jo Siffert
13
1970
Jean-Pierre Beltoise
9
1971, 1974
Jackie Stewart
2
1973
François Cévert
2
1973
Larry Perkins
1
1974
Roelof Wunderink
2
1975
Arturo Merzario
1
1976
Team RacesYears
Reg Parnell
19
1963 - 1965
Ian Raby Racing
1
1965
Cooper
1
1966
Amon
5
1966, 1974
Ferrari
27
1967 - 1969
March
13
1970
Matra
22
1971 - 1972
Tecno
5
1973
Tyrrell
2
1973
BRM
2
1974
Ensign
10
1975 - 1976
Wolf
1
1976
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Lola
7
1963
Lotus
12
1963 - 1965
Brabham
2
1965 - 1966
Cooper
1
1966
Ferrari
27
1967 - 1969
March
13
1970
Matra
22
1971 - 1972
Tecno
5
1973
Tyrrell
2
1973
Amon
4
1974
BRM
2
1974
Ensign
10
1975 - 1976
Wolf-Williams
1
1976
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Climax
8
1963 - 1964
BRM
15
1963 - 1966, 1974
Maserati
1
1966
Ferrari
27
1967 - 1969
Ford
30
1970, 1973 - 1976
Matra
22
1971 - 1972
Tecno
5
1973
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Dunlop
18
1963 - 1964, 1966
Firestone
51
1967 - 1970, 1973 - 1974
Goodyear
35
1971 - 1973, 1975 - 1976
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Shell
49
1967 - 1969, 1971 - 1972
STP
13
1970
Castrol
5
1973
Elf
2
1973
Motul
2
1974
Fina
1
1976
EntrantRacesYears
Reg Parnell Racing
19
1963 - 1965
Ian Raby Racing
1
1965
Cooper Car Co
1
1966
Chris Amon
1
1966
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
27
1967 - 1969
March Engineering
13
1970
Equipe Matra Sports
10
1971
Equipe Matra
12
1972
Martini Racing Team
5
1973
Elf Team Tyrrell
2
1973
Chris Amon Racing
3
1974
Dalton Amon Racing
1
1974
Team Motul BRM
2
1974
HB Bewaking Team Ensign
2
1975
Team Ensign
8
1976
Walter Wolf Racing
1
1976
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Eric Broadley
7
1963
Colin Chapman
12
1963 - 1965
Ron Tauranac
2
1965 - 1966
Derrick White
1
1966
Mauro Forghieri
27
1967 - 1969
Robin Herd
13
1970
Peter Wright
13
1970
Gerard Ducarouge
22
1971 - 1972
Bernard Boyer
22
1971 - 1972
Alan McCall
2
1973
Peter Wyss
2
1973
Gordon Fowell
7
1973 - 1974
Alan Phillips
3
1973
Derek Gardner
2
1973
Tom Boyce
4
1974
Mike Pilbeam
2
1974
Dave Baldwin
8
1975 - 1976
Morris Nunn
2
1976
Harvey Postlethwaite
1
1976
Car ModelRacesYears
Lola Mk 4A
7
1963
Lotus 24
1
1963
Lotus 25
11
1964 - 1965
Brabham BT3
1
1965
Cooper T81
1
1966
Brabham BT11
1
1966
Ferrari 312
21
1967 - 1968
Ferrari 312/69
6
1969
March 701
13
1970
Matra MS120
1
1971
Matra MS120B
9
1971
Matra MS120C
5
1972
Matra MS120D
7
1972
Tecno PA123B
2
1973
Tecno E731
3
1973
Tyrrell 005
2
1973
Amon AF101
4
1974
BRM P201
2
1974
Ensign N175
2
1975
Ensign N174
2
1976
Ensign N176
6
1976
Wolf-Williams FW05
1
1976
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 15
9
1963 - 1964, 1969 - 1970, 1972, 1974
Car 21
4
1963, 1971, 1976
Car 10
5
1963 - 1964, 1970 - 1972
Car 30
4
1963, 1974
Car 19
4
1963, 1965, 1968, 1971
Car 38
1
1963
Car 18
2
1963, 1972
Car 17
2
1964, 1972
Car 27
1
1964
Car 34
1
1964
Car 14
2
1964, 1970
Car 16
4
1964, 1970, 1972
Car 24
3
1965, 1968
Car 8
8
1966 - 1970, 1972
Car 32
2
1966, 1975
Car 20
9
1967, 1970 - 1972
Car 3
1
1967
Car 1
1
1967
Car 2
2
1967
Car 9
9
1967 - 1970, 1972
Car 22
15
1968, 1973 - 1974, 1976
Car 5
3
1968, 1970, 1972
Car 6
3
1968 - 1969
Car 11
3
1969, 1971
Car 28
1
1970
Car 4
2
1970, 1972
Car 48
1
1970
Car 12
3
1970 - 1971
Car 29
2
1973
Car 31
1
1975
Team SponsorRacesYears
Shell
49
1967 - 1969, 1971 - 1972
Firestone
30
1968, 1970, 1974
Ferodo
19
1969 - 1970
BP
13
1970
STP
13
1970
Elf
12
1971, 1973
Martini
5
1973
Ford
2
1973
Goodyear
3
1973, 1976
Motul
2
1974
HB Alarmsystemen
10
1975 - 1976
F&S Properties
8
1976
First National City
8
1976
Valvoline
8
1976
Fina
1
1976
Marlboro
1
1976

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