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Event: Suid-Afrikaanse Grand Prix of South AfricaDate: 6.3.1971
Track: Kyalami International Grand Prix Circuit (ZA), 4.104 kmsDistance: 79 lapsAttendance: unknown

GP South Africa

Start time: 15:00; Grid: 3-2-3; Weather: unknown

Entered: 28

Practiced: 25

Started: 25

Classified: 13

Entry List
Entry List - GP South Africa 1971
Photos by courtesy of: Peter Wilson (40), Brian Watson FormulaOne (17), Robert Young (4) and Russell Whitworth (1)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 22/02/2007 Last photo update on this page: 06/04/2015
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22 - Lotus 72C Ford #72/R5 - Gold Leaf Team LotusLotus 72 C #72/R5 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Gold Leaf Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Emerson Fittipaldi (BR)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 5th (1:19.100)
Colours: red (+white/gold)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Brian Watson FormulaOne
33 - Lotus 72C Ford #72/R3 - Gold Leaf Team LotusLotus 72 C #72/R3 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Gold Leaf Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Reine Wisell (S)Result: 4th (1m09s400 behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (1:19.900)
Colours: red (+white/gold)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
44 - Ferrari 312 B #001 - Ferrari S.E.F.A.C.Ferrari 312 B #001 - Ferrari F12 2991 cc N/A
Ferrari S.E.F.A.C. (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacky Ickx (B)Result: 8th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:19.200)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
55 - Ferrari 312 B #004 - Ferrari S.E.F.A.C.Ferrari 312 B #004 - Ferrari F12 2991 cc N/A
Ferrari S.E.F.A.C. (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Clay Regazzoni (CH)Result: 3rd (31s400 behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:18.700)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
5T5T - Ferrari 312 B2 #005 - Ferrari S.E.F.A.C.Ferrari 312 B2 #005 - Ferrari F12 2991 cc N/A
Ferrari S.E.F.A.C. (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Clay Regazzoni (CH)Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 29/08/2012Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne
66 - Ferrari 312 B #002bis - Ferrari S.E.F.A.C.Ferrari 312 B #002bis - Ferrari F12 2991 cc N/A
Ferrari S.E.F.A.C. (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mario Andretti (USA)Result: winner - margin: 20s900
Grid: 4th (1:19.000)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Brian Watson FormulaOne
77 - March 711 Ford #711-2 - STP MarchMarch 711 #711-2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
STP March (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Peterson (S)Result: 10th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 13th (1:19.900)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Brian Watson FormulaOne
88 - March 711 Alfa Romeo #711-1 - STP MarchMarch 711 #711-1 - Alfa Romeo Type 33/3 V8 2998 cc N/A
STP March (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andrea de Adamich (I)Result: 13th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd (1:22.200)
Colours: red
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
99 - Tyrrell 001 Ford #001 - Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 001 #001 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Elf Team Tyrrell (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jackie Stewart (GB)Result: 2nd (20s900 behind the winner)
Grid: 1st (1:17.800)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
1010 - Tyrrell 002 Ford #002 - Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 002 #002 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Elf Team Tyrrell (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: François Cevert (F)
DNS:
Jackie Stewart (GB)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 9th (1:19.200)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
1111 - McLaren M19A Ford #M19A/1 - Bruce McLaren Motor RacingMcLaren M19A #M19A/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Bruce McLaren Motor Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Denny Hulme (NZ)Result: 6th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (1:19.100)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
1212 - McLaren M14A Ford #M14A/1 - Bruce McLaren Motor RacingMcLaren M14A #M14A/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Bruce McLaren Motor Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Gethin (GB)Result: did not finish (Fuel pipe)
Grid: 11th (1:19.600)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
1414 - Brabham BT33 Ford #BT33/1 - Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33 #BT33/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Motor Racing Developments (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Graham Hill (GB)Result: 9th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (1:20.500)
Colours: green (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
1515 - Brabham BT33 Ford #BT33/3 - Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33 #BT33/3 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Motor Racing Developments (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dave Charlton (ZA)Result: did not finish (Valve spring)
Grid: 12th (1:19.800)
Colours: white/red (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Robert Young
1616 - BRM P160 #P160-01 - British Racing MotorsBRM P160 #P160-01 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)Result: did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 10th (1:19.300)
Colours: white (+gold/tan/black)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Brian Watson FormulaOne
1717 - BRM P153 #06 - British Racing MotorsBRM P153 #06 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Siffert (CH)Result: did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 16th (1:20.200)
Colours: white (+gold/tan/black)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Brian Watson FormulaOne
1919 - Matra MS120B #MS120-04 - Equipe MatraMatra MS120 B #MS120-04 - Matra V12 2993 cc N/A
Equipe Matra (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chris Amon (NZ)Result: 5th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 2nd (1:18.400)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
2020 - Surtees TS9 Ford #TS9-001 - Brooke Bond Oxo-Rob WalkerSurtees TS9 #TS9-001 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Brooke Bond Oxo-Rob Walker (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Surtees (GB)Result: did not finish (Gearbox oil pipe)
Grid: 6th (1:19.100)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
2222 - March 701 Ford #701-6 - Frank Williams Racing CarsMarch 701 #701-6 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Frank Williams Racing Cars (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Henri Pescarolo (F)Result: 11th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (1:20.200)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson and Russell Whitworth
2424 - March 701 Ford #701-10 - Team GunstonMarch 701 #701-10 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team Gunston (ZA)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Love (RSR)Result: did not finish (Differential)
Grid: 21st (1:21.900)
Colours: orange (+brown)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Robert Young and Peter Wilson
2525 - Brabham BT26 Ford #BT26/1 - Team GunstonBrabham BT26 #BT26/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team Gunston (ZA)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jackie Pretorius (ZA)Result: did not finish (Camshaft)
Grid: 20th (1:21.700)
Colours: orange (+brown)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
2626 - March 711 Ford #711-4 - STP MarchMarch 711 #711-4 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
STP March (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alex Soler-Roig (E)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 25th (1:25.800)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
2727 - BRM P153 #03 - British Racing MotorsBRM P153 #03 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Howden Ganley (NZ)Result: did not finish (Driver illness)
Grid: 24th (1:23.700)
Colours: white (+gold/tan/black)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Peter Wilson
2828 - Surtees TS7 Ford #TS7-001 - Team SurteesSurtees TS7 #TS7-001 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team Surtees (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Redman (GB)
DNS:
John Surtees (GB)
Result: 7th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (1:20.200)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/04/2015Photo by courtesy of: Brian Watson FormulaOne and Peter Wilson
No photos available:
16TThe car is not available on a photoBRM P153 #07 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
19TThe car is not available on a photoMatra MS120 #MS120-02 - Matra V12 2993 cc N/A
Equipe Matra (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
21The car is not available on a photoSurtees TS7 #TS7-002 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Auto Motor und Sport Eifelland Racing Team SurteesOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Rolf Stommelen (D)Result: 12th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (1:20.100)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: unknown
23The car is not available on a photoMcLaren M7C #M7A/4 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Ecurie Bonnier (S)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Bonnier (S)Result: did not finish (Suspension)
Grid: 23rd (1:22.300)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
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Entered cars that did not arrive:
18The car did not arriveMatra MS120 - Matra V12 2993 cc N/A
Equipe Matra (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive (Driver suspended)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Peter Wilson (4) and Robert Young (2)
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