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Helmet of Jochen Rindt

Flag of Austria Jochen Rindt

full name Karl Jochen Rindt nationality Austrian born April 18, 1942 hometown Mainz, Germany died September 5, 1970 place of death Monza, Italy

Racing highlights

19701stWorld Championship of Drivers
19702ndFormula 1 Race of Champions
19702ndFormula 1 International Gold Cup Oulton Park
19701stXXXIII Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen
19701stVII Grote Prijs van Limborg
19702nd1000 km Buenos Aires
19692ndTasman Series
19692ndXXI BRDC Daily Express International Trophy
19692ndXVI International Gold Cup
19693rdXXVIII Grand Prix d'Albi
19682ndXVII Temporada Argentina
19671stAutocar British Formula 2
19671stFormula 2 Trophées de France
19672ndFormula 2 Finnish Grand Prix
19663rdWorld Championship of Drivers
19662ndAutocar British Formula 2
19662ndDonaupokal-Rennen - S+1.6
19652ndFormula 2 Trophées de France
19653rdFormula 2, XVII Gran Premio di Roma, Vallelunga, Italy
19651stLe Mans 24 Hours
19651st33rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 4.0
19632ndXIII Závod druzby narodu

Racing career summary

Races entered151
Wins27
Podiums55
Pole positions32
Fastest laps27
Race win percentage17.9%
Podium percentage36.4%

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.

Driver comparisons

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Jochen Rindt vs. Curt Lincoln

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.

1970Racing20 races8 wins11 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
1969Racing25 races5 wins12 podiums13 pole position10 fastest race laps
1968Racing25 races4 wins11 podiums6 pole position5 fastest race laps
1967Racing24 races5 wins6 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
1966Racing21 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1965Racing23 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1964Racing11 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1963Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jochen Rindt

1970 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
1st45Gold Leaf Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95531
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 72Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
Lotus 49CCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
Lotus 72CCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1970 European Trophy for Formula 2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Jochen Rindt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (FVA)

1970 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49CCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1970 Formula 1 BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49CCosworth

1970 Formula 1 International Gold Cup Oulton Park

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 72Cosworth

1970 XXXIII Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Jochen Rindt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1970 VII Grote Prijs van Limborg

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Jochen Rindt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1970 1000 km Buenos Aires

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Escuderia National
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/02

1970 XVIII Grand Prix de Rouen-les-Essarts

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Jochen Rindt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1970 I Trophées de France FFSA de Formule 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Jochen Rindt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 69 (Cosworth)

1969 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
4th22Gold Leaf Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101352
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49BCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1969 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42222
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 59B (Cosworth)

1969 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd30Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
72453
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49T/BCosworth DFW 2.5

1969 IV Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49BCosworth DFV 3.0

1969 XXI BRDC Daily Express International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 49Cosworth DFV

1969 XVI International Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 63Cosworth

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0STP Oil Treatment
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus (Ford)

1969 XXVIII Grand Prix d'Albi

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 59B (Cosworth)

1968 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
12th8Brabham Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT24Repco 3.0Goodyear
Brabham BT26Repco 3.0Goodyear

1968 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
64534
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23C (Cosworth)

1968 XV International Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Brabham Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT26Repco

1968 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Brabham Racing Organisation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham (Repco)

1968 XVII Temporada Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
2nd21Roy Winkelman Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50411
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23C (Cosworth FVA)

1967 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
12th6Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T81BMaserati 3.0Firestone
Cooper T81Maserati 3.0Firestone
Cooper T86Maserati 3.0Firestone

1967 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
65534
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23 (Cosworth)

1967 Formula 2 Finnish Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1011?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23 (Cosworth)

1967 II Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooper Car Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T81BMaserati 3.0
Cooper T81Maserati 3.0

1967 XIV International Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23Cosworth

1967 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche System Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 907/6L

1967 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0All American Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Weslake Ford)

1967 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham (Ford Cosworth)

1967 35th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche System Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 907 LHPorsche 2.0

1967 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1966 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
3rd22Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T81Maserati 3.0Dunlop

1966 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18 (Cosworth)

1966 XVIII BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T81Maserati

1966 Donaupokal-Rennen - S+1.6

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Autodelta S.p.A
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 1600 GTA

1966 34th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Comstock Racing F.R. English Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT40Ford 4.7

1966 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
2nd16Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT18Cosworth

1966 Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Autodelta Spa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 1600 GTAAlfa Romeo 1.6
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.0 1966.

1965 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
13th4Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T73Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop
Cooper T77Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1965 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
2nd16Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16 (Cosworth)

1965 I Daily Mail Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Cooper Car Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T77Coventry Climax 1.5

1965 I Sunday Mirror Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T77Climax

1965 XVII BRDC International Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooper Car Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T77Climax

1965 IV Gran Premio del Mediterraneo

PositionPointsTeam
0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Lotus

1965 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
1st0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 LM

1965 33rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 4.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 LMFerrari 3.3

1965 Formula 2, XVII Gran Premio di Roma, Vallelunga, Italy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Cosworth

1965 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
10th3Roy Winkelmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40011
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Cosworth

1964 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Rob Walker Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT11BRM 1.5Dunlop

1964 Formula 2 Trophées de France

PositionPointsTeam
10th4Ford Motor Co
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT10 (Cosworth SCA)

1964 Autocar British Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Austria
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT10Cosworth

1964 32nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 4.0

PositionPointsTeam
0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 LMFerrari 3.3

1963 I Grosser Preis von Österreich

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Vienne
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T67Cosworth MAE

1963 XIII Závod druzby narodu

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ecurie Vienne
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T59 (Ford Cosworth)
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