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Event: Japan Grand Prix Car Race FujiDate: 10.10.1969
Track: Fuji International Speedway (Japan), 6.000 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Japan Grand Prix

Non championship race
Weather:unknown
Start time:11:10
Grid:4-3-4, PP left
Distance:320 miles
Attendance:103000
Entered:51
Practiced:42
Qualified:32
Started:31
Finished:19
Classified:19
Classes:PractStartClass
GP-V - Sports +3000161510
GP-IV - Sports 3000321
GP-III - Sports 2000542
GP-II - Sports 1600853
GP-I - Sports 11501053
Race notes:
Minimum Qualifying Time: 2:20.00.
Pre-race sessions:
qualifying sessions held on 9/10
Winners:
Overall:21Nissan R382Kurosawa / Sunako
GP-IV - Sports 3000:17Porsche 908 SpyderHerrmann / Tanaka
GP-III - Sports 2000:16Porsche 910Kazato / Hasegawa
GP-II - Sports 1600:46Lotus 47 GTTakano / Yoshida
GP-I - Sports 1150:18Racing Quarterly Coniglio HondaRyuichi Kurosu
Leaders:
laps 1-2:3Toyota 7 Series II (474S)Minoru Kawai
laps 3-6:14Porsche 917Jo Siffert
laps 7-30:23Nissan R382Kunimitsu Takahashi
laps 31-120:21Nissan R382Motoharu Kurosawa
Pole Positions:
Overall:20Nissan R382Moto Kitano (J)1:44.770
GP-IV - Sports 3000:17Porsche 908 SpyderHerrmann / Tanaka1:52.050
GP-III - Sports 2000:16Porsche 910Kazato / Hasegawa2:03.150
GP-II - Sports 1600:46Lotus 47 GTTakano / Yoshida2:03.830
GP-I - Sports 1150:24BSG "Yoshimura Special" HondaKinoshita / Matsuura2:14.300
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Nissan (6), Toyota (5), Isuzu (4), Porsche (3), Racing Quarterly Coniglio (3), Lola (3)
Top engines by numbers:Honda (7), Nissan (6), Chevrolet (6), Toyota (5), Porsche (3)
Top car types by numbers:Toyota 7 (5), Nissan R382 (3), Nissan Fairlady (3)
Driver nationalities:J (52), GB (3)
Team nationalities:J (31)
Engine positions:mid-engined (100%)
Oldest known drivers:David Piper (39), Noboru Kinoshita (38), Ryunosuke Takano (38)
Youngest known drivers:Toyokazu Takagi (23), Hiroshi Fushida (23), Kiyoshi Misaki (23)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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