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Helmet of Ernest Pieterse

Flag of South Africa Ernest Pieterse

nationality South African born July 4, 1938 hometown Parow, Bellville died November 1, 2017 place of death Johannesburg

Racing highlights

19632ndMozambique Grand Prix
19621stFormula 1 South Africa

Racing career summary

Races entered7
Wins0
Podiums1
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage14.3%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

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.

1965Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ernest Pieterse

1965 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Lawson Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1964 IV Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21 (Climax)

1963 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Lawson Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1963 Mozambique Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21

1962 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Ernest Pieterse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1962 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Team Pieterse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus (Climax)

1962 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Ernest Pieterse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21Climax

1961 I Natal Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Alfa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HeronAlfa Romeo

1961 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Scuderia Alfa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HeronAlfa Romeo
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