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Roy Hesketh Circuit Races and Results 1969

 

 

 

 

South African F1 Championship(Round2)
Coronation'100'6th April 1969  

1st

Basil van Rooyen

McLaren-Cosworth

-

56

-

-

2nd

John Love

Lotus-Cosworth

-

56

-

-

3rd

John McNicol

Lola-Ford

-

56

-

-

4th

Paddy Driver

Lola -Ford

-

56

-

-

5th

Sam Tingle

Brabham-Repco

-

55

-

Differential

6th

Garth McGillewie

Brabham-Ford

-

54

-

-

7th

Peter Parnell

Brabham-Ford

-

53

-

-

8th

Jack Holme

LDS-Ford

-

51

-

-

9th

John Amm

Brabham-Climax

-

49

-

-

10th

Kipp Ackermann

Lotus-Lotus

-

47

-

-

RET

Bobby Olthoff

McLaren-Ford

-

26

-

Accident

RET

Jackie Pretorius

Lola-Ford

-

10

-

Crown wheel & pinion

RET

Dave Charlton

Lola-Chevrolet

-

7

-

Accident

RET

Gordon Henderson

Brabham-Repco

-

6

-

Accident

RET

Clive Puzey

Brabham / Repco

-

0

-

-

RET

Fred Goddard

FMG / Ford

-

0

-

-

 

 South African 6hr (Round4) 5th April 1969

(Non Championship Race)

1st

Joubert / Taylor

Chevron B8 BMW

264

476.05miles

79.34mph

-

2nd

van Buuren / van der Merwe

Porsche 906

258

-

-

-

3rd

Truter / Smith

GSM Dart

248

-

-

-

4th

Porter / Mortimer

Renault R8

242

-

-

-

5th

van Rooyen / Armstrong

Mini Cooper S

229

-

-

-

6th

Emond / Claassens

GSM - Ford

228

-

-

-

7th

Berrington-Smith / Horner

Alfa Romeo Spyder

222

-

-

-

8th

Ogilvie / Hooper

Renault

222

-

-

-

9th

Wingels / Markham

Volvo 122 S

220

-

-

-

10th

Kat / Giovannoni

Mini Cooper S

214

-

-

-

-

van Heusden /

van Heusden

Renault R8 Alconi

-

-

-

-

-

Flebiger / Horrmann

Ford Cortina Lotus

-

-

-

-

-

Chatz / Clapham

Volvo

-

-

-

Half-shaft & accident

-

Kobus / Webb

Elfin Mallala BMW

-

-

-

Engine

-

Spamer /

van der Merwe

DKW

-

-

-

Accident

-

van der Meden / Upton

Mosden - Ford

-

-

-

Wheels

-

Kinsey / Shekelton

Ecosse - Climax

-

-

-

Gearbox

-

Harris / Potgieter

Renault Dauphine

-

-

-

Accident

-

Wilson / Brough

Renault Gordini

-

-

-

Accident

-

Holme / Rowe

Lotus Elan

-

-

-

Drive shaft

-

Zank / Hoo-Foster

Lotus 23 Alfa Romeo

-

-

-

Differential

-

Hansen / Kirk

Triumph TR3

-

-

-

Started result unknown

-

Marais / Schultze

Volvo

-

-

-

Started result unknown

-

Taylor / Rundel

Lolette - VW

-

-

-

Started result unknown

-

Lindsey / Lester

Barracuda - Volvo

-

-

-

Started result unknown

-

Ashurst / Tunmer

Mini Marcos

-

-

-

Started result unknown

 

 

 

 

 

South African F1 Championship (Round 5)

Natal Winter Trophy 29th June 1969

1st

John McNicol

Lola / Ford

-

56

-

-

2nd

Sam Tingle

Brabham / Repco

-

56

-

-

3rd

Paddy Driver

Lola / Ford

-

56

-

-

4th

Garth McGillewie

Brabham / Ford

-

0

-

-

5th

John Amm

Brabham / Climax

-

0

-

-

6th

Fred Goddard

FMG / Ford

-

0

-

-

7th

Kipp Ackermann

Lotus / Lotus

-

0

-

-

Ret

Bobby Olthoff

McLaren / Ford

-

30

-

Spun

Ret

Jackie Pretorius

Lola / Ford

-

30

-

Spun

Ret

John Love

Lotus / Cosworth

-

3

-

Accident

Ret

Gordon Henderson

Brabham / Repco

-

0

-

Spun

Ret

Peter Parnell

Brabham / Ford

-

0

-

Engine

DNS

John McNicol

Lola / Ford

-

0

-

-

 

Roy Hesketh (Non Championship Race) 29th June 1969

1st

Lawrence

Hoo-Foster

Lotus 23

-

-

80.90 mph

-

2nd

Des Zank

Lotus 23 Alfa Romeo

-

-

-

-

3rd

John Truter

GSM Dart

-

-

-

-

 

 

 

 

South African Springbok Trophy Series (Round 5)

South African 3hr 27th December 1969

  

1st

John Love

Lola T70 Mk.3B GT Chevrolet

1

143

-

-

2nd

Denis Joubert / Clarrie Taylor

Chevron B8 BMW

19

136

-

1st IC

3rd

Digby Martland

Chevron B16

17

134

-

-

4th

John Truter

Bramhill

-

132

-

-

5th

Tony Claassens

Lola Mk.1

-

127

-

-

6th

Jack Holme

Chevron B8

20

126

-

-

7th

Peter Markham /

Frank Wingels

BMW 2002 Ti

-

125

-

-

8th

Danny Alderton /

John Conchie

Alfa Romeo GTA

45

125

-

-

9th

Des Zank

Lotus 23B

-

124

-

-

10th

Basil van Rooyen /

Eddie Keizan

Alfa Romeo GTV

34

123

-

-

11th

Clive van Buuren /

Bruce van der Merwe

Porsche 906

21

118

-

-

12th

Chris Clegg

Renault R8 Gordini

-

117

-

-

13th

Malcolm Guthrie / Paddy Driver

Ford GT40

8

116

-

-

14th

John Rowe

Ecosse

-

113

-

-

15th

Ray Emond

Vauxhall Viva GT

16

112

-

-

16th

John Fritelli /

Ritchie Jute

Alfa Romeo GT Sprint

-

110

-

-

17th

Chappie Wicks

Renault 8 Gordini

-

100

-

-

18th

George Lowe

Renault Alconi

-

95

-

-

-

Mike Hailwood / Malcolm Guthrie

Mirage M1 Ford

3

-

-

Running not classified

DNF

Mike De Udy

Lola T70 Mk.3B GT Chevrolet

7

-

-

Crown wheel & pinion

DNF

Peter Dykins

Mini Cooper S

18

-

-

Unknown

DNF

Arnold Chatz /

Dave Clapham

Volvo 142 S

35

-

-

Bearings

DNF

Andrew Martin /

Christine Beckers

Alfa Romeo Berlina

-

-

-

Clutch

DNS

Doug Serrurier / Jackie Pretorius

Lola T70 Ford

4

-

-

Accident in practice

DNS

Alister Walker /

Robin Widdows

Ferrari 330 P4

-

-

-

-

 

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