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Helmet of Syd van der Vyver

Flag of South Africa Syd van der Vyver

nationality South African born June 1, 1920 hometown Pennington died August 20, 1989 place of death Pennington

Racing highlights

19611stFormula 1 South Africa
19601stFormula 1 South Africa

Racing career summary

Races entered3
Wins0
Podiums0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage0%

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.

1962Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Syd van der Vyver

1962 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Syd van der Vyver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 24Coventry Climax 1.5Dunlop

1962 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Syd van der Vyver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 24Climax

1961 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus (Climax)

1961 I Natal Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Syd van der Vyver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18Alfa Romeo

1961 Formula 1 Rand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Syd van der Vyver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18Climax

1960 Formula 1 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper (Alfa Romeo)
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