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1970 European Formula Two Championship

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1970 European Formula Two season
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The 1970 European Formula Two season was contested over 8 rounds. Tecno Racing Team driver Clay Regazzoni clinched the championship title.[1]

Contents

CalendarEdit

Race No Circuit Date Laps Distance Time Speed Pole Position Fastest Lap Winner
1   Thruxton 30 March 46 3.791=174.386 km 0'57:41.0
1 lap down
181.390 km/h
-
  Jackie Stewart   Jochen Rindt   Jochen Rindt
  Derek Bell
2   Hockenheim 14 April 20+20 6.769=270.76 km 1'22:01.3 198.065 km/h   Jochen Rindt   Dieter Quester   Clay Regazzoni
3   Barcelona 26 April 45 3.79=170.55 km 1'08:07.6 150.205 km/h   Derek Bell   Derek Bell   Derek Bell
4   Rouen 31 May 25 6.541=163.525 km 0'51:24.0
0'51:24.4
190.885 km/h
190.860 km/h
  Ronnie Peterson   Tim Schenken   Jo Siffert
  Clay Regazzoni
5   Pergusa-Enna 23 August 31+31 4.845=300.39 km 1'28:03.5 204.676 km/h   Jacky Ickx   Clay Regazzoni   Clay Regazzoni
6   Tulln-Langenlebarn 13 September 35+35 2.7=189.0 km 1'13:45.82
1'14:17.33
153.734 km/h
152.647 km/h
  Clay Regazzoni   François Cevert   Jacky Ickx
  François Cevert
7   Imola 27 September 28+28 5.018=281.008 km 1'30:50.4 185.606 km/h   Clay Regazzoni   Jacky Ickx   Clay Regazzoni
8   Hockenheim 10 October 35 6.789=237.615 km 1'16:34.4 186.186 km/h   Ronnie Peterson   Dieter Quester   Dieter Quester

Note:

Race 2, 5, 6 and 7 were held in two heats, with results shown in aggregate.

Race 1 and 4 were held with two semi-final heats and the final run, with time only shown for the final.

Race 1, 4 and 6 was won by a graded driver, all graded drivers are shown in Italics.

Final point standingsEdit

DriverEdit

For every race points were awarded: 9 points to the winner, 6 for runner-up, 4 for third place, 3 for fourth place, 2 for fifth place and 1 for sixth place. No additional points were awarded. The best 6 results count. One driver had a point deduction, which are given in ().

Place Name Team Chassis Engine THR
 
HOC
 
MNT
 
ROU
 
EMM
 
TUL
 
IMO
 
HOC
 
Points
1   Clay Regazzoni Tecno Racing Tecno Ford 2 9 - 9 9 - 9 6 44
2   Derek Bell Wheatcroft Racing Brabham Ford 9 4 9 (2) 3 6 4 35
BMW BMW BMW (1)
3   Emerson Fittipaldi Team Bardahl Lotus Ford - 2 4 6 4 - 6 3 25
4   Dieter Quester BMW BMW BMW 3 - 2 - - - - 9 14
  Ronnie Peterson Guthrie Racing March Ford - - - 3 - 4 3 4 14
6   Robin Widdows Walker Racing Brabham Ford 6 - 3 - - - - - 9
  François Cevert Tecno Racing Tecno Ford - - - - - 9 - - 9
  Tetsu Ikuzawa Ikuzawa Racing Lotus Ford - 6 - - - 2 1 - 9
9   Peter Westbury FIRST Brabham Ford - - - 1 6 - - - 7
10   Henri Pescarolo Gerard Racing Brabham Ford - - 6 - - - - - 6
11   Alistair Walker Walker Racing Brabham Ford 4 - - - - 1 - - 5
12   Tim Schenken Sports Motor International Brabham Ford - - - 4 - - - - 4
13   Hubert Hahne BMW BMW BMW - 3 - - - - - - 3
  Vittorio Brambilla North Italian Racing Brabham Ford - - - - - 3 - - 3
  Carlos Reutemann Automovil Club Argentino Brabham Ford - - 1 - - - - 2 3
16   Jean-Pierre Jabouille Pygmée Pygmée Ford - - - - 2 - - - 2
  Mike Goth private entry Brabham Ford - - - - - - 2 - 2
18   Tommy Reid Irish Racing Brabham Ford 1 - - - - - - - 1
  Peter Gaydon Gerard Racing Brabham Ford - 1 - - - - - - 1

Note:

Only drivers which were not graded were able to score points.

Race 5 not all points were awarded (not enough finishers).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1970 European F2 Trophy". motorsportmagazine.com. Motor Sport Magazine. Retrieved 1 April 2018.