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1974 Race of Champions
1974 Brazilian GP
1973 South African GP

1974 South African GP

1974 BRDC International Trophy
1974 Spanish GP
1975 South African GP
 XX  Lucky Strike South African Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 30 March 1974
Start time14:00
EventSouth African GP
CircuitKyalami
Event FormatRace of 78 laps
Race5 of 29
Championship race238
Circuit
Laps78
Circuit Perimeter4104 m
Race Distance4104 × 78 = 320.112 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries28
Qualifiers27
Finishers19
Championship Debutants
Ian Scheckter (Driver),
Vittorio Brambilla (Driver),
Hesketh (Car Manufacturer),
BRM P201 (Car Model),
Hesketh 308 (Car Model),
   Iso Marlboro FW02 (Car Model),
Lotus 76 (Car Model),
Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees (Entrant),
Blignaut Embassy Racing SA (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 37 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Agip - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Carlos Reutemann - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Carlos Reutemann - 1st Win (Driver)
Denny Hulme - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Fina - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Fina - 1st Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Jacky Ickx - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Jean-Pierre Beltoise - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Niki Lauda - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Ronnie Peterson - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 13th Place FinishesLotus (10),
2. Most Race EntriesFerrari, Lotus (651)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (277),
2. Most Races LedFerrari (138),
3. Most Race EntriesGraham Hill (163),
4. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (54),
5. Most 11th Place QualificationsBRM (39),
6. Most 16th Place QualificationsLotus (40)

Championships
1 Clay Regazzoni 10 
same
2 Emerson Fittipaldi 9 
same
 Carlos Reutemann 9 
up
4 Denny Hulme 9 
down
5 Mike Hailwood 9 
same
6 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 8 
up
7 Niki Lauda 6 
down
8 Jacky Ickx 4 
down
9 Patrick Depailler 4 
same
10 Carlos Pace 3 
down
11 Hans-Joachim Stuck 2 
same
12 Ronnie Peterson 1 
down
13 Arturo Merzario 1 
down
1 McLaren / Ford 22 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 12 
same
3 Brabham / Ford 9 
up
4 BRM / BRM 8 
up
5 Lotus / Ford 4 
down
6 Tyrrell / Ford 4 
same
7 Surtees / Ford 3 
down
8 March / Ford 2 
down
9 Iso Marlboro / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 7Car 12Car 7
EntrantMotor Racing DevelopmentsScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMotor Racing Developments
DriverCarlos ReutemannNiki LaudaCarlos Reutemann
CarBrabham BT44Ferrari 312B3Brabham BT44
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 F12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:42'40.961'16.581'18.16
Speed187.049 km/h192.928 km/h189.028 km/h


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