1970 Formula 1 World Championship

The 1970 Formula 1 World Championship was the 21st F1 season. It consisted of 13 Grand Prix rounds, held across 13 different countries. Jochen Rindt posthumously won the Drivers’ Championship and Lotus won the Constructors’ Championship.

1970 Races
RoundGrand PrixCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
1South AfricaKyalami Grand Prix Circuit7 March 1970Jack BrabhamBrabham Ford801:49:34.600
2SpainCircuito Permanente del Jarama19 April 1970Jackie StewartMarch Ford902:10:58.200
3MonacoCircuit de Monaco10 May 1970Jochen RindtLotus Ford801:54:36.600
4BelgiumCircuit de Spa-Francorchamps7 June 1970Pedro RodriguezBRM281:38:09.900
5NetherlandsCircuit Park Zandvoort21 June 1970Jochen RindtLotus Ford801:50:43.410
6FranceCharade Circuit5 July 1970Jochen RindtLotus Ford381:55:57.000
7Great BritainBrands Hatch Circuit18 July 1970Jochen RindtLotus Ford801:57:02.000
8GermanyHockenheimring2 August 1970Jochen RindtLotus Ford501:42:00.300
9AustriaÖsterreichring16 August 1970Jacky IckxFerrari601:42:17.320
10ItalyAutodromo Nazionale Monza6 September 1970Clay RegazzoniFerrari681:39:06.880
11CanadaMont-Tremblant20 September 1970Jacky IckxFerrari902:21:18.400
12United StatesWatkins Glen International4 October 1970Emerson FittipaldiLotus Ford1081:57:32.790
13MexicoAutódromo Hermanos Rodríguez25 October 1970Jacky IckxFerrari651:53:28.360
1970 Driver Standings
Pos.DriverDriver NationalityTeamPoints
1Jochen RindtAustriaLotus Ford45
2Jacky IckxBelgiumFerrari40
3Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandFerrari33
4Denny HulmeNew ZealandMcLaren Ford27
5Jack BrabhamAustraliaBrabham Ford25
5Jackie StewartGreat BritainTyrrell Ford25
7Pedro RodriguezMexicoBRM23
7Chris AmonNew ZealandMarch Ford23
9Jean-Pierre BeltoiseFranceMatra16
10Emerson FittipaldiBrazilLotus Ford12
11Rolf StommelenGermanyBrabham Ford10
12Henri PescaroloFranceMatra8
13Graham HillGreat BritainLotus Ford7
14Bruce McLarenNew ZealandMcLaren Ford6
15Mario AndrettiUnited StatesMarch Ford4
15Reine WisellSwedenLotus Ford4
17Ignazio GiuntiItalyFerrari3
17John SurteesGreat BritainSurtees Ford3
19John MilesGreat BritainLotus Ford2
19Johnny Servoz-GavinFranceMarch Ford2
19Jackie OliverGreat BritainBRM2
22Dan GurneyUnited StatesMcLaren Ford1
22Francois CevertFranceMarch Ford1
22Peter GethinGreat BritainMcLaren Ford1
22Derek BellGreat BritainSurtees Ford1
1970 Constructor Standings
Pos.TeamPoints
1Lotus Ford59
2Ferrari52
3March Ford48
4Brabham Ford35
5McLaren Ford35
6BRM23
7Matra23
8Surtees Ford3
1970 Fastest Laps
RoundGrand PrixDriverTeamTime
1South AfricaJohn SurteesMcLaren Ford1:20.800
2SpainJack BrabhamBrabham Ford1:24.300
3MonacoJochen RindtLotus Ford1:23.200
4BelgiumChris AmonMarch Ford3:27.400
5NetherlandsJacky IckxFerrari1:19.230
6FranceJack BrabhamBrabham Ford3:00.750
7Great BritainJack BrabhamBrabham Ford1:25.900
8GermanyJacky IckxFerrari2:00.500
9AustriaJacky IckxFerrari1:40.400
10ItalyClay RegazzoniFerrari1:25.200
11CanadaClay RegazzoniFerrari1:32.200
12United StatesJacky IckxFerrari1:02.740
13MexicoJacky IckxFerrari1:43.110