Formula 1 World Championship 1970 Round 12 United States

The 1970 United States Grand Prix was Round 12 of the 1970 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Watkins Glen, United States on Sunday, 4 October 1970. Jacky Ickx started on pole position for Ferrari and Emerson Fittipaldi was the race winner in the Lotus Ford.

1970 United States Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
124Emerson FittipaldiBrazilLotus FordFirestone1081:57:32.7901:57:32.790--1:03.50095204.05039
219Pedro RodriguezMexicoBRMDunlop108+36.3901:58:09.180+36.390+36.3901:03.66091203.01046
323Reine WisellSwedenLotus FordFirestone108+45.1701:58:17.960+45.170+8.7801:03.75099202.75094
43Jacky IckxBelgiumFerrariFirestone107+1 lap1:57:39.0401 lap1 lap1:02.740105201.98013
512Chris AmonNew ZealandMarch FordFirestone107+1 lap1:57:44.1601 lap+5.1201:03.97095201.84052
618Derek BellGreat BritainSurtees FordFirestone107+1 lap1:58:49.4301 lap+1:05.2701:04.50093199.990131
78Denny HulmeNew ZealandMcLaren FordGoodyear106+2 laps1:58:16.1802 laps1 lap1:04.87067199.05011
87Henri PescaroloFranceMatraGoodyear105+3 laps1:57:38.4703 laps1 lap1:05.50067198.22012
911Jo SiffertSwitzerlandMarch FordFirestone105+3 laps1:58:06.4003 laps+27.9301:05.280104197.44023
1015Jack BrabhamAustraliaBrabham FordGoodyear105+3 laps1:58:26.7803 laps+20.3801:05.21062196.88016
1129Ronnie PetersonSwedenMarch FordGoodyear104+4 laps1:58:06.5904 laps1 lap1:05.180103195.56015
1216Rolf StommelenGermanyBrabham FordGoodyear104+4 laps1:58:38.3304 laps+31.7401:05.42067194.69019
134Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandFerrariFirestone101+7 laps1:58:01.5907 laps3 laps1:02.84080190.0506
149Peter GethinGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear100+8 laps1:57:34.9508 laps1 lap1:06.53013188.88021
DNF1Jackie StewartGreat BritainTyrrell FordDunlop82Oil Leak1:28:55.4101:03.34049204.8002
DNF14Graham HillGreat BritainLotus FordFirestone72Clutch1:40:12.2501:05.19050159.58010
DNF2Francois CevertFranceMarch FordDunlop62Wheel1:17:57.3201:04.59059176.6301
DNF30Tim SchenkenAustraliaDe Tomaso FordDunlop61Suspension1:10:35.9001:05.74054191.89020
DNF27Jo BonnierSwedenMcLaren Ford-50Water pipe1:18:04.9701:09.89040142.21024
DNF6Jean-Pierre BeltoiseFranceMatraGoodyear27Handling37:46.8901:06.59013158.71018
DNF31Gus HutchisonUnited StatesBrabham Ford-21Fuel leak25:07.6701:09.29018185.61022
DNF20Jackie OliverGreat BritainBRMDunlop14Engine15:43.0401:05.12013197.8207
DNF21George EatonCanadaBRMDunlop10Engine11:38.6201:07.4409190.74014
DNF17John SurteesGreat BritainSurtees FordFirestone6Engine7:02.0201:07.5906189.4508
DNQ32Peter WestburyGreat BritainBRMDunlop
DNQ28Pete LovelyUnited StatesLotus Ford-
DNQ10Andrea de AdamichItalyMcLaren Alfa RomeoGoodyear