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Helmet of Jackie Pretorius

Flag of South Africa Jackie Pretorius

full name Jacobus Pretorius nationality South African born November 22, 1934 hometown Potchefstroom, Transvaal died March 30, 2009 place of death Johannesburg

Racing highlights

19712ndFormula 1 South Africa
19713rdFormula 1 25th Anniversary Trophy
19681stMozambique Grand Prix
19673rdGovernor General Cup

Racing career summary

Races entered77
Wins5
Podiums25
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage6.5%
Podium percentage32.5%

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.

1973Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing20 races2 wins11 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing9 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing12 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing9 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing5 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jackie Pretorius

1973 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Frank Williams Racing Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Iso Marlboro FX3BCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1973 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
7th14Team Glover
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT38 (FVC)

1972 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
6th19Team Wynns
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M10B (Ford)
Surtees TS5 (Ford)

1971 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Gunston
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT26ACosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1971 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
2nd48
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12280?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT26 (Cosworth)

1971 Formula 1 25th Anniversary Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT26 (Cosworth)

1971 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T212
Lola T212 Hu26

1970 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
5th13
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
802??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS5 (Ford)

1970 Springbok - Shell Drivers Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk 3B GT

1969 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
5th23
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T140 (Ford)

1969 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70

1968 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Pretoria
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT11Coventry Climax 2.8Firestone

1968 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT11 (Repco)
Lola T140 (Ford)

1968 Mozambique Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola (Ford)

1968 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Doug Serrurier
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70

1967 Governor General Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21 (Climax)

1967 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Doug Serrurier
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70

1966 South African GP

PositionPointsTeam
9th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 33 (Climax)

1966 Governor General Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 21 (Climax)

1965 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Jackie Pretorius
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LDS Mk.1Alfa Romeo 1.5Dunlop

1965 Cape South Easter Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0Jackie Pretorius
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LDS 1 (Alfa Romeo)
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