1970 Canadian Grand Prix

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Race details
Race 11 of 13 in the 1970 Formula One season
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Date September 20, 1970
Official name X Canadian Grand Prix
Location Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada
Course Permanent racing facility
4.265 km (2.650 mi)
Distance 90 laps, 383.830 km (238.501 mi)
Weather Temperatures reaching up to 23.3 °C (73.9 °F); winds gusting up to 10.1 kilometres per hour (6.3 mph)[1]
Pole position
Driver United Kingdom Jackie Stewart Tyrrell-Ford
Time 1:31.5
Fastest lap
Driver Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari
Time 1:32.2
Podium
First Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari
Second Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari
Third New Zealand Chris Amon March-Ford

The 1970 Canadian Grand Prix was a Formula One race held at Circuit Mont-Tremblant on September 20, 1970. It was the 11th race of the 1970 Formula One season.

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 18 Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari 90 2:21:18.4 2 9
2 19 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 90 + 14.8 3 6
3 20 New Zealand Chris Amon March-Ford 90 + 57.9 6 4
4 14 Mexico Pedro Rodríguez BRM 89 + 1 Lap 7 3
5 4 United Kingdom John Surtees Surtees-Ford 89 + 1 Lap 5 2
6 6 United Kingdom Peter Gethin McLaren-Ford 88 + 2 laps 11 1
7 24 France Henri Pescarolo Matra 87 + 3 Laps 8  
8 23 France Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra 85 Clutch 13  
9 2 France François Cevert March-Ford 85 + 5 Laps 4  
10 16 Canada George Eaton BRM 85 + 5 Laps 9  
NC 10 Australia Tim Schenken De Tomaso-Ford 79 Not Classified 17  
NC 9 United Kingdom Graham Hill Lotus-Ford 77 Not Classified 20  
Ret 8 Italy Andrea de Adamich McLaren-Alfa Romeo 69 Oil Pressure 12  
NC 26 Sweden Ronnie Peterson March-Ford 65 Not Classified 16  
Ret 5 New Zealand Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford 58 Engine 15  
Ret 11 Australia Jack Brabham Brabham-Ford 57 Oil Leak 19  
NC 15 United Kingdom Jackie Oliver BRM 52 Not Classified 10  
Ret 3 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart Tyrrell-Ford 31 Axle 1  
Ret 12 Germany Rolf Stommelen Brabham-Ford 22 Handling 18  
Ret 21 Switzerland Jo Siffert March-Ford 21 Engine 14  

Championship standings after the race[edit]

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weather information for the 1970 Canadian Grand Prix". The Old Farmers' Almanac. Retrieved 2013-11-17. 


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