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1968 Italian GP
1967 Canadian GP

1968 Canadian GP

1968 Rand Spring Trophy
1968 United States GP
1969 Canadian GP
 VIII  Player's Canadian Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 22 September 1968
Start time14:00
EventCanadian GP
CircuitMont Tremblant
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
Race21 of 25
Championship race171
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter4265 m
Race Distance4265 × 90 = 383.850 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers6
Championship Debutants
Bill Brack (Driver),
Henri Pescarolo (Driver),
   Mont Tremblant (Circuit),
Mont Tremblant (4265 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 27 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 3 - 75th Race Entry (Car Number)
Elf - 20th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Ford - 100th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Honda Racing - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Matra - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (133),
2. Most RetirementsCooper (216),
3. Most Retirements Jo Bonnier (49),
4. Most Races LedFerrari (113),
5. Most Laps LedFerrari (2844),
6. Most Race EntriesFerrari (525),
7. Most Race Entries Jack Brabham (105),
8. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (49),
9. Most 5th Place Qualifications Graham Hill (13),
10. Most 16th Place QualificationsCooper (29)

Championships
1  Graham Hill 33 
2  Denny Hulme 33 
up
3  Jackie Stewart 27 
4  Jacky Ickx 27 
down
5  Bruce McLaren 15 
up
6  Pedro Rodriguez 15 
down
7  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 11 
down
8  Chris Amon 10 
down
9  Jim Clark 9 
down
10  Jo Siffert 9 
11  John Surtees 8 
12  Jochen Rindt 8 
13  Richard Attwood 6 
14  Ludovico Scarfiotti 6 
15  Johnny Servoz-Gavin 6 
16  Lucien Bianchi 5 
17  Vic Elford 5 
up
18  Brian Redman 4 
down
19  Piers Courage 4 
down
20  Silvio Moser 2 
  Jackie Oliver 2 
22  Jack Brabham 2 
23  Jo Bonnier 1 
1 Lotus / Ford 47 
2 McLaren / Ford 40 
up
3 Matra / Ford 36 
down
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 32 
down
5 BRM / BRM 25 
6 Cooper / BRM 14 
7 Brabham / Repco 10 
8 Honda / Honda 8 
 Matra / Matra 8 
10 McLaren / BRM 3 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 6Car 12
EntrantBruce McLaren Motor RacingBrabham Racing OrganisationRob Walker/Jack Durlacher Racing
Driver Denny Hulme Jochen Rindt Jo Siffert
CarMcLaren M7ABrabham BT26Lotus 49B
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Repco 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time2:27'11.21'33.81'35.1
Speed156.475 km/h163.689 km/h161.451 km/h


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