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1968 South African Grand Prix


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Formula One race number 1 of 12
Monday, January 1, 1968 at Kyalami Circuit, Kyalami, South Africa
80 laps on a 4.104 kilometer road course (328.3 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:53:56.6
Average Speed: 172.901 kph
Pole Time: 81.6 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 25.3 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1968 Formula One results   /   1968 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 14   Jimmy Clark Team LotusLotus 49 / Ford Cosworth DFV801:53:56.679
2 25   Graham Hill Team LotusLotus 49 / Ford Cosworth DFV80+25.30
3 43   Jochen Rindt Brabham Racing OrganisationBrabham BT24 / Repco 74080+30.40
4 88   Chris Amon Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312 / Ferrari 242C78+2 laps0
5 91   Denny Hulme Bruce McLaren Motor RacingMcLaren M5A / BRM P14278+2 laps0
61821   Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra SportsMatra MS7 / Ford Cosworth FVA77+3 laps0
71619   Jo Siffert Rob Walker-Jack Durlacher Racing TeamCooper T81 / Maserati Tipo 10/F177+3 laps0
8 67   John Surtees Honda RacingHonda RA300 / Honda RA273E75+5 laps0
91717   John Love Team GunstonBrabham BT20 / Repco 74075+5 laps0
nc2323   Jackie Pretorius Team PretoriaBrabham BT11 / Climax FPF71+9 laps0
ret126   Dan Gurney Anglo American RacersEagle T1G / Gurney-Weslake 5858oil leak0
ret119   Jacky Ickx Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312 / Ferrari 242C51oil leak0
ret1920   Jo Bonnier Joakim Bonnier Racing TeamCooper T81 / Maserati Tipo 10/F146overheating0
ret 316   Jackie Stewart Matra InternationalMatra MS9 / Ford Cosworth DFV43engine1
ret2218   Sam Tingle Team GunstonLDS Mk3B / Repco 62035overheating0
ret2025   Basil van Rooyen John LoveCooper T79 / Climax FPF22engine0
ret1011   Pedro Rodriguez Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P126 / BRM P14220fuel system0
ret 52   Jack Brabham Brabham Racing OrganisationBrabham BT24 / Repco 74016engine0
ret 710   Andrea de Adamich Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312 / Ferrari 242C13crash0
ret1312   Mike Spence Owen Racing OrganisationBRM P115 / BRM P1427fuel system0
ret2114   Brian Redman Cooper Car CompanyCooper T81B / Maserati Tipo 10/F14oil leak0
ret1422   Dave Charlton Scuderia ScribanteBrabham BT11 / Repco 6203differential0
ret1515   Ludovico Scarfiotti Cooper Car CompanyCooper T86 / Maserati Tipo 10/F12water pipe0

Fastest Lap: 176.516 kph by Jimmy Clark

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jackie Stewart111
  Jimmy Clark28079