Home

1970 Season
o  Season Overview
o  Drivers' Championship
o  Constructors' Championship
o  Race Results
o  Poles and Fastest Laps
o  Participations Matrix
o  Line-Up
o  Calendar

Profiles
o  Drivers
o  Teams
o  Cars
o  Engines
o  Tyres
o  Lubricants
o  Entrants
o  Designers
o  Car Numbers
o  Sponsors
o  Events
o  Circuits

History
o  Previous Seasons
o  Drivers' Championships
o  Constructors' Championships
o  Race Results
o  All-Time Calendar

Statistics
o  Data Search

Other
o  Acknowledgments
o  Links
www.ChicaneF1.com
1970 Natal Winter Trophy
1970 French GP
1969 British GP

1970 British GP

1970 Rand Winter Trophy
1970 German GP
1971 British GP
 XXIII  RAC British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 19 July 1970
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitBrands Hatch
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race15 of 26
Championship race191
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter4265 m
Race Distance4265 × 80 = 341.200 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries25
Qualifiers25
Finishers9
Championship Debutants
Emerson Fittipaldi (Driver),
Surtees (Car Manufacturer),
   Surtees TS7 (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 5 - 10th Pole Position (Car Number)
Bruce McLaren Motor Racing - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Gold Leaf Team Lotus - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Henri Pescarolo - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Matra - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 8th Place FinishesLotus (29),
2. Most 22nd Place QualificationsLotus (9)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (230),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (264),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Graham Hill (55),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Graham Hill (55),
5. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (45),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (117),
7. Most Laps LedLotus (3078),
8. Most Race EntriesFerrari (551),
9. Most Race Entries Jack Brabham (122),
10. Most PolesLotus (52),
11. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (51),
12. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (45)

Championships
1  Jochen Rindt 36 
2  Jack Brabham 25 
3  Jackie Stewart 19 
down
4  Denny Hulme 16 
up
5  Chris Amon 14 
down
6  Pedro Rodriguez 10 
7  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 9 
8  Henri Pescarolo 7 
9  Graham Hill 7 
up
10  Bruce McLaren 6 
down
11  Clay Regazzoni 6 
up
12  Jacky Ickx 4 
down
  Mario Andretti 4 
down
14  Ignazio Giunti 3 
down
15  John Miles 2 
  Rolf Stommelen 2 
  Johnny Servoz-Gavin 2 
18  John Surtees 1 
  Dan Gurney 1 
1 Lotus / Ford 41 
2 March / Ford 33 
3 Brabham / Ford 27 
4 McLaren / Ford 23 
5 Matra / Matra 15 
6 BRM / BRM 10 
7 Ferrari / Ferrari 10 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 5Car 17
EntrantGold Leaf Team LotusGold Leaf Team LotusMotor Racing Developments
Driver Jochen Rindt Jochen Rindt Jack Brabham
CarLotus 72CLotus 72CBrabham BT33
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:57'02.01'24.81'25.9
Speed174.925 km/h181.061 km/h178.743 km/h


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