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Driver

Jody Scheckter

 
Include non-championship races

Details
Full NameJody David Scheckter
Date of BirthSunday 29 January 1950
Born
East London
Cape Province
South Africa
F1 Career
Active Years1972 - 1980
Races Contested
113  
Wins10
2nd Places14
3rd Places9
4th Places9
5th Places7
6th Places4
Average ClassificationMedian: 4, Mean: 5.19, Standard deviation: 0.42
Retirements35
Disqualifications0
Failures to qualify1
Pole Positions3
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 7, Mean: 8.12, Standard deviation: 0.49
Fastest Laps5
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 6, Mean: 7.48, Standard deviation: 0.52
Races Led23
Laps Led675
Race Distance Led2855 km
Debut1972 United States GP
Maiden Win1974 Swedish GP
Last Race1980 United States GP
Drivers' Championships
1972 - Not Classified
1973 - Not Classified
1974 - 3rd   
(45 points)
1975 - 7th   
(20 points)
1976 - 3rd   
(49 points)
  
1977 - 2nd   
(55 points)
1978 - 7th   
(24 points)
1979 - 1st   
(51 points)
1980 - 19th   
(2 points)
Total Points Scored246
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At Retirement1. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1980 French GP,
2. Most Consecutive 4th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
3. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
4. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
5. Most Consecutive 10th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
6. Most Consecutive 12th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
7. Most 5th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1980 French GP,
8. Most 4th Fastest Laps (13) – set at 1980 French GP,
9. Most 5th Fastest Laps (9) – set at 1980 French GP,
10. Most 5th Place Qualifications (14) – set at 1980 French GP,
11. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a Season (5) – set at 1980 French GP,
12. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1980 French GP,
13. Most 4th Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1980 French GP,
14. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1980 French GP
Records Ever Broken1. Highest 9th Place Finish Ratio (100.00%) – set at 1972 United States GP,
2. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 French GP,
3. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 British GP,
4. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 Austrian GP,
5. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 Italian GP,
6. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 Canadian GP,
7. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1974 United States GP,
8. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 Argentine GP,
9. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 South African GP,
10. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 Spanish GP,
11. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 Monaco GP,
12. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 Swedish GP,
13. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 French GP,
14. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 German GP,
15. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 Italian GP,
16. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1975 United States GP,
17. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1975 United States GP,
18. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1976 US West GP,
19. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1976 US West GP,
20. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1976 Spanish GP,
21. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1976 Spanish GP,
22. Most 4th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1976 United States GP,
23. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1977 US West GP,
24. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1977 US West GP,
25. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1977 US West GP,
26. Most 4th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1977 US West GP,
27. Most 4th Place Finishes in a Season (3) – set at 1977 US West GP,
28. Most 4th Fastest Laps (9) – set at 1977 British GP,
29. Most 4th Fastest Laps (10) – set at 1978 Argentine GP,
30. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1978 US West GP,
31. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1978 US West GP,
32. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1978 US West GP,
33. Most Consecutive 10th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1978 US West GP,
34. Most 4th Fastest Laps (10) – set at 1978 US West GP,
35. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1978 US West GP,
36. Most 4th Fastest Laps (11) – set at 1979 South African GP,
37. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
38. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
39. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
40. Most Consecutive 10th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
41. Most Consecutive 12th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
42. Most 5th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
43. Most 4th Fastest Laps (11) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
44. Most 5th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
45. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
46. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1979 Spanish GP,
47. Most 4th Fastest Laps (12) – set at 1979 French GP,
48. Most 4th Fastest Laps (13) – set at 1979 Dutch GP,
49. Most 5th Place Qualifications (14) – set at 1979 Dutch GP,
50. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a Season (5) – set at 1979 Dutch GP,
51. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
52. Most Consecutive 4th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
53. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
54. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
55. Most Consecutive 10th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
56. Most Consecutive 12th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
57. Most 5th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
58. Most 4th Fastest Laps (13) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
59. Most 5th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
60. Most 5th Place Qualifications (14) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
61. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a Season (5) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
62. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
63. Most 4th Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
64. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
65. Most 5th Fastest Laps (9) – set at 1980 Argentine GP,
66. Fastest Fastest Lap Time (1'00.000) – set at 1980 French GP,
67. Most Consecutive 4th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
68. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
69. Most Consecutive 8th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
70. Most Consecutive 10th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
71. Most Consecutive 12th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
72. Most 5th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1980 French GP,
73. Most 4th Fastest Laps (13) – set at 1980 French GP,
74. Most 5th Fastest Laps (9) – set at 1980 French GP,
75. Most 5th Place Qualifications (14) – set at 1980 French GP,
76. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a Season (5) – set at 1980 French GP,
77. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1980 French GP,
78. Most 4th Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1980 French GP,
79. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1980 French GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Denny Hulme
6
1972 - 1973
Peter Revson
5
1972 - 1973
Patrick Depailler
45
1974 - 1976
Jean-Pierre Jabouille
1
1975
Michel Leclère
1
1975
Bobby Rahal
2
1978
Gilles Villeneuve
29
1979 - 1980
Team RacesYears
McLaren
6
1972 - 1973
Tyrrell
45
1974 - 1976
Wolf
33
1977 - 1978
Ferrari
29
1979 - 1980
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
McLaren
6
1972 - 1973
Tyrrell
45
1974 - 1976
Wolf
33
1977 - 1978
Ferrari
29
1979 - 1980
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Ford
84
1972 - 1978
Ferrari
29
1979 - 1980
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Goodyear
84
1972 - 1978
Michelin
29
1979 - 1980
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Gulf
6
1972 - 1973
Elf
45
1974 - 1976
Fina
16
1977
Castrol
17
1977 - 1978
Agip
29
1979 - 1980
EntrantRacesYears
Yardley Team McLaren
6
1972 - 1973
Elf Team Tyrrell
45
1974 - 1976
Walter Wolf Racing
33
1977 - 1978
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
29
1979 - 1980
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Ralph Bellamy
2
1972 - 1973
Gordon Coppuck
4
1973
Derek Gardner
45
1974 - 1976
Harvey Postlethwaite
33
1977 - 1978
Mauro Forghieri
29
1979 - 1980
Car ModelRacesYears
McLaren M19A
1
1972
McLaren M19C
1
1973
McLaren M23
4
1973
Tyrrell 006
3
1974
Tyrrell 007
30
1974 - 1976
Tyrrell P34
12
1976
Wolf WR1
14
1977 - 1978
Wolf WR2
4
1977
Wolf WR3
5
1977 - 1978
Wolf WR5
7
1978
Wolf WR6
3
1978
Ferrari 312T3
2
1979
Ferrari 312T4
13
1979
Ferrari 312T5
14
1980
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 21
1
1972
Car 7
1
1973
Car 8
1
1973
Car 30
1
1973
Car 0
2
1973
Car 3
45
1974 - 1976
Car 20
33
1977 - 1978
Car 11
15
1979
Car 1
14
1980
Team SponsorRacesYears
Goodyear
68
1972 - 1977
Yardley
6
1972 - 1973
Elf
45
1974 - 1976
Ford
15
1974
Champion
78
1976 - 1980
Koni
48
1976 - 1977, 1979
Castrol
33
1977 - 1978
Fina
17
1977
Personal
31
1977, 1980
Agip
29
1979 - 1980
Arexons
29
1979 - 1980
Auto Becker
15
1979
Brembo
15
1979
Ferodo
15
1979
Fiat
29
1979 - 1980
Heuer
15
1979
Magneti Marelli
29
1979 - 1980
Maranello Concessionaires
15
1979
Michelin
29
1979 - 1980
Pininfarina
15
1979
Schmitthelm
15
1979
SKF
29
1979 - 1980
Speedline
29
1979 - 1980
Tayre
15
1979
Longines
14
1980

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