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Flag of Austria Jochen Rindt

nationality Austrian born April 18, 1942 hometown Mainz (D) died September 5, 1970 place of death Monza

Career summary

Helmet of Jochen Rindt
Races entered138
Wins26
Podiums52
Pole positions30
Fastest laps24
Race win percentage18.8%
Podium percentage37.7%

Racing highlights

19701stFormula 1
19702ndFormula 1 Race of Champions
19702ndFormula 1 International Gold Cup
19701stFormula 2 - Eifelrennen
19701stFormula 2 - Limborg Grand Prix
19702nd1000 km Buenos Aires
19692ndTasman Series
19692ndFormula 1 BRDC International Trophy
19692ndFormula 1 International Gold Cup
19693rdFormula 2 - Albi grand Prix
19682ndTemporada Argentina
19671stFormula 2 Trophées de France
19672ndFormula 2 Finnish Grand Prix
19663rdFormula 1
19662ndSportscar - Donau Trophy - S+1.6
19652ndFormula 2 Trophées de France
19651stLe Mans 24 Hours
19651stLe Mans 24h - P 5.0
19632ndFormula Junior Race of Friendship of Nations

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Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

197020 races8 wins11 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
196925 races5 wins12 podiums13 pole position10 fastest race laps
196825 races4 wins11 podiums6 pole position5 fastest race laps
196721 races5 wins6 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
196617 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
196518 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
196410 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
19632 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jochen Rindt

19701stFormula 1
9 races. 5 wins. 5 podiums. 3 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Gold Leaf Team Lotus
Cars: Lotus 49C (Ford Cosworth), Lotus 72 (Ford Cosworth), Lotus 72C (Ford Cosworth)
Formula 2 Europe
3 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Jochen Rindt Racing
Car: Lotus 69 (FVA)
2ndFormula 1 Race of Champions
Car: Lotus 49C (Cosworth)
Formula 1 BRDC International Trophy
Car: Lotus 49C (Cosworth)
2ndFormula 1 International Gold Cup
Car: Lotus 72 (Cosworth)
1stXXXIII Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen
Fastest lap of the race.
Jochen Rindt Racing
Car: Lotus 69 (Cosworth)
1stVII Grote Prijs van Limborg
Started from pole position. Fastest lap of the race.
Jochen Rindt Racing
Car: Lotus 69 (Cosworth)
2nd1000 km Buenos Aires
Escuderia National
Car: Porsche 908/02
9thXVIII Grand Prix de Rouen-les-Essarts
Jochen Rindt Racing
Car: Lotus 69 (Cosworth)
I Trophée de France Formule 2
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Jochen Rindt Racing
Car: Lotus 69 (Cosworth)
19694thFormula 1
10 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 5 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Gold Leaf Team Lotus
Car: Lotus 49B (Ford Cosworth)
Formula 2 Europe
4 races. 2 wins. 2 podiums. 2 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Lotus 59B (Cosworth)
2ndTasman Series
7 races. 2 wins. 4 podiums. 5 pole positions. 3 fastest race laps.
Team Lotus
Car: Lotus 49B (Ford Cosworth)
IV Race of Champions
Fastest lap of the race.
Car: Lotus 49B (Cosworth)
2ndXXI BRDC Daily Express International Trophy
Fastest lap of the race.
Car: Lotus 49B (Cosworth)
2ndXVI International Gold Cup
Car: Lotus 63 (Cosworth)
USAC National Championship
0 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
STP Oil Treatment
Car: Lotus (Ford)
3rdXXVIII Grand Prix d'Albi
Started from pole position. Fastest lap of the race.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Lotus 59B (Cosworth)
196812thFormula 1
12 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 2 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Brabham Racing Organisation
Cars: Brabham BT24 (Repco), Brabham BT26 (Repco)
Formula 2 Europe
6 races. 4 wins. 5 podiums. 3 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham BT23C (Cosworth)
XV International Gold Cup
Car: Brabham BT26 (Repco)
USAC National Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Brabham Racing Organisation
Car: Brabham (Repco)
2ndXVII Temporada Argentina
5 races. 0 wins. 4 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelman Racing
Car: Brabham BT23C (Cosworth FVA)
196712thFormula 1
10 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Cooper Car Co.
Cars: Cooper T81 (Maserati), Cooper T81B (Maserati), Cooper T86B (Maserati)
Formula 2 Europe
6 races. 5 wins. 5 podiums. 3 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham BT23 (Cosworth)
2ndFormula 2 Finnish Grand Prix
Started from pole position.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham BT23 (Cosworth)
II Race of Champions
Car: Cooper T81 (Maserati)
6thXIV International Gold Cup
Car: Brabham BT23 (Ford)
World Sports-Prototype Championship
1 race. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Porsche System Engineering
Car: Porsche 907/6L
USAC National Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
All American Racers
Car: Eagle (Weslake Ford)
1stFormula 2 Trophées de France
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham (Ford Cosworth)
19663rdFormula 1
9 races. 0 wins. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Cooper Car Co.
Car: Cooper T81 (Maserati)
Formula 2 Trophées de France
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham BT18 (Cosworth)
5thXVIII BRDC International Trophy
Car: Cooper T81 (Maserati)
2ndDonaupokal-Rennen - S+1.6
Car: Porsche 906
European Touring Car Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Autodelta S.p.A
Car: Alfa Romeo 1600 GTA
SCCA Trans-Am
1 race. 1 win. 1 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Autodelta SPA
Car: Alfa Romeo 1600 GTA
196513thFormula 1
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Cooper Car Co.
Cars: Cooper T73 (Climax), Cooper T77 (Climax)
2ndFormula 2 Trophées de France
4 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Roy Winkelmann Racing
Car: Brabham BT16 (Cosworth)
7thI Daily Mail Race of Champions
Car: Cooper T77 (Climax)
I Sunday Mirror Trophy
Car: Cooper T77 (Climax)
XVII BRDC International Trophy
Car: Cooper T77 (Climax)
IV Gran Premio del Mediterraneo
Car: Brabham BT16 (Ford)
1stLe Mans 24 Hours
North American Racing Team
Car: Ferrari 250 LM
1stLe Mans 24h - P 5.0
North American Racing Team
Car: Ferrari 250 LM
1964Formula 1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Rob Walker Racing Team
Car: Brabham BT11 (BRM)
10thFormula 2 Trophées de France
5 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Ford Motor Co
Car: Brabham BT10 (Cosworth SCA)
Formula 2 Autocar Britain
4 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. ? fastest race laps.
Ford Motor Co
Car: Brabham BT10 (Cosworth SCA)
1963I Grosser Preis von Österreich
Ecurie Vienne
Car: Cooper T67 (Ford)
2ndXIII Závod druzby narodu
Ecurie Vienne
Car: Cooper T59 (Ford Cosworth)

Karting details – the karting career of Jochen Rindt

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