Surtees

PROFILE & HIGHLIGHTS

Profile

Founded1966
Founder
Surtees, John
HeadquartersEdenbridge, GBR

Historical Totals

GP Contested117
Poles0 (0.00 %)
Podiums2 (0.91 %)
Wins0 (0.00 %)
Points53
Best WC Rank5
Const. WC Titles0
Drivers' WC Titles0

Milestones

1st GP GBR  1970
1st Pole-
1st Podium ITA  1972
1st Win-
1st Point CAN  1970
1st Const. WC Title -
1st Drivers' WC Title -
Last GP CAN  1978
Last Pole-
Last Podium AUT  1973
Last Win-
Last Point AUT  1978
Last Const. WC Title -
Last Drivers' WC Title -

Season Results

Season Overview - 1971

  • 1971
    • 1978
    • 1977
    • 1976
    • 1975
    • 1974
    • 1973
    • 1972
    • 1971
    • 1970
RaceZAFESPMCONLDFRAGBRGERAUTITACANUSA Totals
Best Grid61910710121212151413-
Laps in Lead--------5--5
Fastest Lap0
Best Finish71165857741115-
Points001202003008

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

LIL: Laps in Lead RIL: Races in Lead FL: Fastest Lap Double: Win + Pole Triple: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap Grand Slam: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap + Race in Lead

Race Completion Performance

Year GP Entries Starts Poles Wins 2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8thDNQDNSDNFDSQIn the Points Points WC Rank
1978 16 32 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 12 10 1 1 1 13
1977 17 35 30 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 3 0 5 10 0 3 6 11
1976 15 38 32 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 6 8 0 3 7 10
1975 11 15 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 3 1 0 15
1974 14 38 23 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 15 15 0 1 3 11
Totals 117 273 220 0 0 1 1 8 7 6 13 13 3 53 92 3 22 53 -
DNQ: Did Not Qualify DNS: Did not start DNF: Did not finish DSQ: Disqualified

COMPOSITION

YearTeamChassis Designer Aero. Tech. Dir. Engine Eng. Model Eng. Cfg. TyreOil
1978 Beta Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
TS20 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Durex Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
TS20 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Team SurteesTS20 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
1977 Beta Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina
Durex Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Melchester RacingTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
1976 Durex Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina
Shellsport/WhitingTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Team Norev Racing/BS FabricationsTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
Team SurteesTS19 Sears, K. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina
1975 National Organs - Team SurteesTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Duckhams
Team SurteesTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear  
TS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Duckhams
1974 AAW Racing TeamTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Firestone Fina
Bang & Olufsen Team SurteesTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Firestone Fina
Escuderia Calvo SotelloTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Firestone  
Memphis International Team SurteesTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Firestone Fina
Team SurteesTS16 Surtees, J. Surtees, J. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Firestone Fina

Chassis (8)

ChassisYears GP
TS20 '78 11
TS19 '76-'78 37
TS16 '74-'76 25
TS14A '73 14
TS14 '72-'73 2
TS9B '72-'73 14
TS9 '71-'72 12
TS7 '70-'71 9

Engines (1)

Manuf. Years GP
Ford Cosworth '70-'78 117

Tyres (2)

Manuf. Years GP
Goodyear '75-'78 59
Firestone '70-'74 58

Oils (5)

Manuf. Years GP
Fina '72-'74; '76-'77 61
Duckhams '72-'73; '75 20
Shell '73 1
BP '71-'72 14
Texaco '71 1