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1970 Bulawayo 100
1970 Dutch GP
1969 French GP

1970 French GP

1970 Natal Winter Trophy
1970 British GP
1971 French GP
 LVI  Grand Prix de France


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 5 July 1970
Start time14:00
EventFrench GP
CircuitClermont-Ferrand
Event FormatRace of 38 laps
Race13 of 26
Championship race190
Circuit
Laps38
Circuit Perimeter8055 m
Race Distance8055 × 38 = 306.090 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries23
Qualifiers20
Finishers14
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 23 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
March - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Matra - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Tyrrell Racing Organisation - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 16th Place QualificationsJo Siffert (7)
Records Extended 1. Most 10th Place FinishesLotus (20),
2. Most 2nd Fastest LapsLotus (13),
3. Most 12th Fastest LapsLotus (12),
4. Most 15th Fastest LapsLotus (10),
5. Most Races LedFerrari (116),
6. Most Laps LedLotus (3015),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (549),
8. Most Race EntriesJack Brabham (121),
9. Most Failures to QualifyLotus (36),
10. Most 18th Place QualificationsLotus (21)

Championships
1 Jochen Rindt 27 
up
2 Jack Brabham 19 
up
3 Jackie Stewart 19 
down
4 Chris Amon 12 
up
5 Denny Hulme 12 
same
6 Pedro Rodriguez 10 
down
7 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 9 
down
8 Henri Pescarolo 7 
up
9 Bruce McLaren 6 
down
10 Graham Hill 6 
down
11 Jacky Ickx 4 
same
 Mario Andretti 4 
same
13 Clay Regazzoni 3 
same
14 Ignazio Giunti 3 
down
15 Rolf Stommelen 2 
same
 Johnny Servoz-Gavin 2 
same
 John Miles 2 
same
18 John Surtees 1 
same
 Dan Gurney 1 
up
1 Lotus / Ford 32 
up
2 March / Ford 31 
down
3 Brabham / Ford 21 
same
4 McLaren / Ford 19 
same
5 Matra / Matra 15 
same
6 BRM / BRM 10 
same
7 Ferrari / Ferrari 7 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 10Car 23
EntrantGold Leaf Team LotusScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMotor Racing Developments
DriverJochen RindtJacky IckxJack Brabham
CarLotus 72CFerrari 312BBrabham BT33
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 F12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:55'57.002'58.223'00.75
Speed158.391 km/h162.709 km/h160.432 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led