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The 1969 Canadian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Mosport Park on September 20, 1969. It was race 9 of 11 in both the 1969 World Championship of Drivers and the 1969 International Cup for Formula One Manufacturers. The 90-lap race was won from pole position by Belgian driver Jacky Ickx in a works Brabham-Ford, with teammate Jack Brabham second and Jochen Rindt third in a works Lotus-Ford.

1969 Canadian Grand Prix
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Race details
Date 20 September 1969 (1969-09-20)
Location Mosport International Raceway, Ontario, Canada
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 3.957 km (2.458 mi)
Distance 90 laps, 356.13 km (221.22 mi)
Weather Mild with temperatures approaching 21.1 °C (70.0 °F); wind speeds up to 10.1 kilometres per hour (6.3 mph)[1]
Pole position
Driver Brabham-Ford
Time 1:17.4
Fastest lap
Drivers Belgium Jacky Ickx (lap 30) Brabham-Ford
Fastest lap Australia Jack Brabham (lap 62) Brabham-Ford
Time 1:18.1
Podium
First Brabham-Ford
Second Brabham-Ford
Third Lotus-Ford

Contents

ClassificationEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 11   Jacky Ickx Brabham-Ford 90 1:59:25.7 1 9
2 12   Jack Brabham Brabham-Ford 90 + 46.2 6 6
3 2   Jochen Rindt Lotus-Ford 90 + 52.0 3 4
4 18   Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra-Ford 89 + 1 Lap 2 3
5 4   Bruce McLaren McLaren-Ford 87 + 3 Laps 9 2
6 19   Johnny Servoz-Gavin Matra-Ford 84 + 6 Laps 15 1
7 25   Pete Lovely Lotus-Ford 81 + 9 Laps 16  
NC 16   Bill Brack BRM 80 + 10 Laps 18  
Ret 1   Graham Hill Lotus-Ford 42 Engine 7  
Ret 9   Jo Siffert Lotus-Ford 40 Halfshaft 8  
Ret 3   John Miles Lotus-Ford 40 Gearbox 11  
Ret 6   Pedro Rodríguez Ferrari 37 Oil Pressure 13  
Ret 17   Jackie Stewart Matra-Ford 32 Collision 4  
DSQ 69   Al Pease Eagle-Climax 22 Driving Too Slowly 17  
Ret 14   John Surtees BRM 15 Engine 14  
Ret 21   Piers Courage Brabham-Ford 13 Fuel Leak 10  
Ret 26   John Cordts Brabham-Climax 10 Oil Leak 19  
Ret 5   Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford 9 Distributor 5  
Ret 15   Jackie Oliver BRM 2 Engine 12  
Ret 20   Silvio Moser Brabham-Ford 0 Accident 20  
Source:[2]

NotesEdit

Championship standings after the raceEdit

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings. Only the best 5 results from the first 6 rounds and the best 4 results from the last 5 rounds counted towards the Championship. Numbers without parentheses are Championship points; numbers in parentheses are total points scored.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weather information for the "1969 Canadian Grand Prix"". The Old Farmers' Almanac. Retrieved 10 November 2013.
  2. ^ "1969 Canadian Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 9 January 2015. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
  3. ^ Edmondson, Laurence (5 February 2010). "Drivers who failed to make the grade". ESPN. Retrieved 17 February 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Canada 1969 - Championship • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 14 March 2019.


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