Lotus 78

Note: These statistics are based only on the results available in the RSC archive database.
They cannot be modified or updated on their own and do not necessary cover all events ever held
but rather just major sports car events plus meetings selected by RSC.

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General figures:
Data covers years:1977-1979
Number of events:43 (including 9 races where did not start)
Total entries:113 (contains 27 finishes and 30 retirements, finishing ratio: 47%)
Photos in Gallery:28 (24% of all entries)
Achievements:
Wins:7Additional class wins0
Second place finishes:3Top 3 finishes0
Third place finishes:1Races finished on podium11
Best result (count):1st (7x)Pole positions10
Notes of interest:
Most frequent drivers:Mario Andretti (34), Hector Rebaque (23), Gunnar Nilsson (21), Ronnie Peterson (9), Emilio de Villota (1)
Most frequent chassis:78/R2 (31), 78/R4 (29), 78/R1 (27), 78/R3 (26)
Most frequent tracks:Buenos Aires (8), Zolder (8), Zeltweg (7), Hockenheim (7), Monaco (7), Long Beach (7), Kyalami (7), Jarama (7), Anderstorp (7), Silverstone (6), Brands Hatch (6), Monza (6), Zandvoort (5)
Most frequent countries:GB (12), USA (11), B (8), F (8), RA (8), ZA (7), S (7), MC (7), E (7), D (7), A (7), BR (7), I (6)

Chassis Numbers:

6 - Lotus 78 Ford #78/R2 - John Player Team Lotus25 - Lotus 78 Ford #78/R4 - Team Rebaque
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