1975 South Africa Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Kyalami circuit. Full information

1975 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1975 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1975 South Africa Grand Prix

1975 South Africa Grand Prix is 253rd Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Kyalami circuit. Carlos Pace won the pole position, Jody Scheckter won this race. This was his 3rd victory. Carlos Reutemann and Patrick Depailler also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 78 laps (320 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1975 Brazil Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1975 Spain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1975 South Africa Grand Prix

19th victory for the Tyrrell team
3rd victory for the Jody Scheckter
7th podium for the Jody Scheckter
8th podium for the Carlos Reutemann
2nd podium for the Patrick Depailler

1975 South Africa Grand Prix

1975 South Africa Grand Prix

Tyrrell 007 - 1975 South Africa Grand Prix winner

Tyrrell 007 - 1975 South Africa Grand Prix winner

1975 South Africa Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jody Scheckter 9.00  1h 43m 16.90s  ( 185.964 km/h ) 78 Elf Team Tyrrell
2 Carlos Reutemann 6.00  1h 43m 20.64s  ( +03.74s ) 78 Martini Racing
3 Patrick Depailler 4.00  1h 43m 33.82s  ( +16.92s ) 78 Elf Team Tyrrell
4 Carlos Pace 3.00  1h 43m 34.21s  ( +17.31s ) 78 Martini Racing
5 Niki Lauda 2.00  1h 43m 45.54s  ( +28.64s ) 78 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Jochen Mass 1.00  1h 44m 20.24s  ( +1m 03.34s ) 78 Marlboro Team Texaco
7 Rolf Stommelen 0  1h 44m 29.81s  ( +1m 12.91s ) 78 Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
8 Mark Donohue 0   77 Penske Cars
9 Tom Pryce 0   77 UOP Shadow Racing Team
10 Ronnie Peterson 0   77 John Player Team Lotus
11 Guy Tunmer 0   76 Team Gunston
12 Jacky Ickx 0   76 John Player Team Lotus
13 Eddie Keizan 0   76 Team Gunston
14 Dave Charlton 0   76 Lucky Strike Racing
15 Bob Evans 0   76 Stanley BRM
16 Clay Regazzoni 0  Throttle 71 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
17 Mario Andretti 0  Joint 70 Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing
nc Jacques Laffite 0   69 Frank Williams Racing Cars
nc Emerson Fittipaldi 0   65 Marlboro Team Texaco
ab Ian Scheckter 0  Accident 55 Lexington Racing
ab James Hunt 0  Fuel injection 53 Hesketh Racing
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Overheating 37 UOP Shadow Racing Team
ab Lella Lombardi 0  Fuel pressure 23 March Engineering
ab Arturo Merzario 0  Throttle 22 Frank Williams Racing Cars
ab John Watson 0  Clutch 19 Team Surtees
ab Vittorio Brambilla 0  Oil line 16 Beta Team March
np Graham Hill 0  Accident   Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
nq Wilson Fittipaldi 0     Copersucar-Fittipaldi

List of all cars for the 1975 South Africa Grand Prix on the Kyalami circuit

Williams FW

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Penske PC1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar FD02

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 741

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Parnelli VPJ4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 72A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT44B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS16

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Hesketh 308

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Lotus 72E

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN5

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lola T370

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 751

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lola T371

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 007

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P201

BRM P200 V12 3.0