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Programme Cover - GP South Africa 1974
Event: Lucky Strike Grand Prix of South AfricaDate: 30.3.1974
Track: Kyalami (ZA), unknown lengthDistance: 78 lapsAttendance: unknown

GP South Africa

Start time: 14:30; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: 28

Practiced: 27

Started: 27

Classified: 19

Entry List
Entry List - GP South Africa 1974
Photos by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood (21) and Jimmy Kuys (19)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 23/12/2016 Last photo update on this page: 23/12/2016
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11 - Lotus 76 Ford #JPS-9 - John Player Team LotusLotus 76 #JPS-9 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
John Player Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Peterson (S)Result: did not finish (Throttle, accident)
Grid: 16th (1:18.000) - 17th fastest qualifier
Colours: black (+gold)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood and Jimmy Kuys
22 - Lotus 76 Ford #JPS-10 - John Player Team LotusLotus 76 #JPS-10 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
John Player Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacky Ickx (B)Result: did not finish (Accident, brakes)
Grid: 10th (1:17.180)
Colours: black (+gold)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
33 - Tyrrell 006 Ford #006/2 - Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 006 #006/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Elf Team Tyrrell (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jody Scheckter (ZA)Result: 8th (1m10s540 behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:16.990)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys and Brian Isherwood
44 - Tyrrell 005 Ford #005 - Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 005 #005 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Elf Team Tyrrell (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Patrick Depailler (F)Result: 4th (44s190 behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (1:17.750) - 16th fastest qualifier
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
66 - McLaren M23 Ford #M23/6 - Marlboro Team TexacoMcLaren M23 #M23/6 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Marlboro Team Texaco (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Denny Hulme (NZ)Result: 9th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (1:17.110)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys
77 - Brabham BT44 Ford #BT44/1 - Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT44 #BT44/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Motor Racing Developments (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Carlos Reutemann (RA)Result: winner - (187.070 kph) - margin: 33s940
Grid: 4th (1:16.800)
Colours: white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
99 - March 741 Ford #741-1 - March Engineering LimitedMarch 741 #741-1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
March Engineering Limited (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hans-Joachim Stuck (D)Result: 5th (46s230 behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (1:16.980)
Colours: dark green
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
1010 - March 741 Ford #741-2 - March Engineering LimitedMarch 741 #741-2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
March Engineering Limited (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vittorio Brambilla (I)Result: 10th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (1:18.290) - 20th fastest qualifier
Colours: orange/dark green
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys and Brian Isherwood
1111 - Ferrari 312 B3 #011 - Ferrari SefacFerrari 312 B3 #011 - Ferrari F12 2998 cc N/A
Ferrari Sefac (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Clay Regazzoni (CH)Result: did not finish (Oil pressure)
Grid: 6th (1:16.850)
Colours: red (+white/silver)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
1212 - Ferrari 312 B3 #012 - Ferrari SefacFerrari 312 B3 #012 - Ferrari F12 2998 cc N/A
Ferrari Sefac (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Niki Lauda (A)Result: 16th - did not finish (Ignition)
Grid: 1st (1:16.580)
Colours: red (+white/silver)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys and Brian Isherwood
1414 - BRM P201 #P201-01 - British Racing MotorsBRM P201 #P201-01 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean-Pierre Beltoise (F)Result: 2nd (33s940 behind the winner)
Grid: 11th (1:17.340)
Colours: green/silver
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood and Jimmy Kuys
1515 - BRM P160E #P160-10 - British Racing MotorsBRM P160 E #P160-10 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Henri Pescarolo (F)Result: 18th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (1:18.390) - 22nd fastest qualifier
Colours: green/silver
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
1616 - Shadow DN3 Ford #DN3-1A - UOP ShadowShadow DN3 #DN3-1A - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
UOP Shadow (USA)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Peter Revson (USA)Result: car not used (Fatal accident in testing)
Colours: black
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
1818 - Surtees TS16 Ford #TS16-02 - Bang & Olufsen Team SurteesSurtees TS16 #TS16-02 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Carlos Pace (BR)Result: 11th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 2nd (1:16.630)
Colours: white/red/black
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys
1919 - Surtees TS16 Ford #TS16-04 - Bang & Olufsen Team SurteesSurtees TS16 #TS16-04 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jochen Mass (D)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 17th (1:18.230) - 18th fastest qualifier
Colours: white/red/black
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys and Brian Isherwood
2020 - Iso-Marlboro IR Ford #IR-01 - Frank Williams RacingIso-Marlboro IR #IR-01 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Frank Williams Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Arturo Merzario (I)Result: 6th (56s040 behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:16.790)
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
2323 - McLaren M23 Ford #M23/2 - Scribante/Lucky Strike RacingMcLaren M23 #M23/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Scribante/Lucky Strike RacingOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dave Charlton (ZA)Result: 19th (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 20th (1:18.370) - 21st fastest qualifier
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys
2424 - Hesketh 308 Ford #308-1 - Hesketh RacingHesketh 308 #308-1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Hesketh Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: James Hunt (GB)Result: did not finish (CV joint)
Grid: 14th (1:17.410)
Colours: white (+red/blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
2626 - Lola T370 Ford #HU2 - Embassy Racing with Graham Hill Racing TeamLola T370 #HU2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Embassy Racing with Graham Hill Racing Team (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Graham Hill (GB)Result: 12th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (1:18.250) - 19th fastest qualifier
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
2828 - Brabham BT42 Ford #BT42/2 - Hexagon RacingBrabham BT42 #BT42/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Hexagon RacingOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Watson (GB)Result: did not finish (Fuel union)
Grid: 13th (1:17.390)
Colours: brown/orange
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Jimmy Kuys and Brian Isherwood
2929 - Lotus 72E Ford #72/R6 - Team GunstonLotus 72 E #72/R6 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team GunstonOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ian Scheckter (ZA)Result: 13th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd (1:18.560) - 23rd fastest qualifier
Colours: orange (+black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
3030 - Lotus 72E Ford #72/R7 - Team GunstonLotus 72 E #72/R7 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team GunstonOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Paddy Driver (ZA)Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 26th (1:19.490) - 27th fastest qualifier
Colours: orange (+black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
3737 - BRM P160E #P160-09 - British Racing MotorsBRM P160 E #P160-09 - BRM P142 V12 2998 cc N/A
British Racing Motors (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: François Migault (F)Result: 15th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 25th (1:19.140) - 26th fastest qualifier
Colours: green/silver
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 23/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Brian Isherwood
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5The car is not available on a photoMcLaren M23 #M23/5 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Marlboro Team Texaco (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Emerson Fittipaldi (BR)Result: 7th (1m08s390 behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (1:16.820)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: unknown
8The car is not available on a photoBrabham BT44 #BT44/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Motor Racing Developments (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Robarts (GB)Result: 17th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 23rd (1:18.600) - 24th fastest qualifier
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
17The car is not available on a photoShadow DN3 #DN3-2A - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
UOP Shadow (USA)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jean-Pierre Jarier (F)Result: car not used (Withdrawn)
Colours: black
Tyres: Goodyear
21The car is not available on a photoIso-Marlboro IR #IR-02 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Frank Williams Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tom Belsø (DK)Result: did not finish (Clutch slip)
Grid: 27th (1:19.800) - 28th fastest qualifier
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
31The car is not available on a photoLotus 72 E #72/R8 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
John Player Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Peterson (S)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car (1:17.460) (15 fastest qualifier)
Colours: black (+gold)
Tyres: unknown
32The car is not available on a photoTyrrell 004 #004 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Embassy Racing S.A./A. Blignaut (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Eddie Keizan (ZA)Result: 14th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th (1:19.000) - 25th fastest qualifier
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
33The car is not available on a photoMcLaren M23 #M23/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team Yardley McLaren (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Hailwood (GB)Result: 3rd (42s160 behind the winner)
Grid: 12th (1:17.340)
Colours: white (+orange/gold/tan/black)
Tyres: unknown
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Entered cars that did not arrive:
22The car did not arriveEnsign N174 #MN-02 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team Ensign (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Rikky von Opel (FL)Result: did not arrive (Car not ready)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: unknown
25The car did not arriveLotus 72 D - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Scribante/Lucky Strike RacingOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: John McNicol (ZA)Result: did not arrive (Car not ready)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: unknown
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Photos by: Jimmy Kuys (8)
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