1970 Britain Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Brands Hatch circuit. Full information

1970 Britain Grand Prix poster

1970 Britain Grand Prix poster

1970 Britain Grand Prix

1970 Britain Grand Prix is 191st Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Brands Hatch circuit. Jochen Rindt won the pole position and this race. This was his 5th victory. Jack Brabham and Denny Hulme also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 80 laps (341 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1970 France Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1970 Germany Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1970 Britain Grand Prix

40th victory for the Lotus team
5th victory for the Jochen Rindt
12th podium for the Jochen Rindt
31st podium for the Jack Brabham
19th podium for the Denny Hulme

Jochen Rindt - Winner of the 1970 Britain Grand Prix

Jochen Rindt - Winner of the 1970 Britain Grand Prix

1970 Britain Grand Prix

1970 Britain Grand Prix

Lotus 72C - 1970 Britain Grand Prix winner

Lotus 72C - 1970 Britain Grand Prix winner

1970 Britain Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jochen Rindt 9.00  1h 57m 02.0s  ( 174.925 km/h ) 80 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
2 Jack Brabham 6.00  1h 57m 34.9s  ( +32.9s ) 80 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
3 Denny Hulme 4.00  1h 57m 56.4s  ( +54.4s ) 80 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
4 Clay Regazzoni 3.00  1h 57m 56.8s  ( +54.8s ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Chris Amon 2.00   79 March Engineering
6 Graham Hill 1.00   79 Brooke Bond Oxo Racing / Rob Walker
7 François Cevert 0   79 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
8 Emerson Fittipaldi 0   78 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
9 Ronnie Peterson 0   72 Colin Crabbe Racing
nc Pete Lovely 0   69 Pete Lovely Volkswagen Inc.
ab Dan Gurney 0  Oil pressure 60 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
ab Pedro Rodriguez 0  Accident 58 Yardley Team BRM
ab Jackie Oliver 0  Engine 54 Yardley Team BRM
ab Jackie Stewart 0  Fire 52 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab John Surtees 0  Oil pressure 51 Team Surtees
ab Henri Pescarolo 0  Accident 41 Equipe Matra Elf
ab Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0  Wheel 24 Equipe Matra Elf
ab Mario Andretti 0  Suspension 21 STP Corporation
ab Jo Siffert 0  Suspension 19 March Engineering
ab John Miles 0  Distributor 15 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
ab George Eaton 0  Oil pressure 10 Yardley Team BRM
ab Jacky Ickx 0  Differential 6 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
np Andrea De Adamich 0  Fuel leak   Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
f Peter Gethin 0  Car unavailable   Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
np Rolf Stommelen 0  Accident   Auto Motor Und Sport
f Tim Schenken 0  Car unavailable   Motor Racing Developments Ltd
f Trevor Taylor 0  Car unavailable   Team Surtees
np Brian Redman 0  Transmission   Frank Williams Racing Cars
f Jo Bonnier 0  Car unavailable   Ecurie Bonnier
f Silvio Moser 0  Starting money dispute   Silvio Moser Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1970 Britain Grand Prix on the Brands Hatch circuit

De Tomaso 505

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M7A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M7C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B

Ferrari 001 F12 3.0

Bellasi F1 70

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M7D

Alfa Romeo T33 V8 3.0

McLaren M14A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 49C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Matra MS120

Matra MS12 V12 3.0

McLaren M14D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P153

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Lotus 72C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 72B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 49B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT33

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 701

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS7

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0