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1968 Season
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1968 BRDC International Trophy
1968 South African GP
1967 Spanish GP

1968 Spanish GP

1968 Monaco GP
1969 Spanish GP
 XIV  Gran Premio de Espaņa


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 12 May 1968
Start time14:00
EventSpanish GP
CircuitJarama
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
Race7 of 25
Championship race163
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter3404 m
Race Distance3404 × 90 = 306.360 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherHot, Dry
Participants
Entries14
Qualifiers14
Finishers5
Championship Debutants
BRM P133 (Car Model),
Brabham BT26 (Car Model),
Cooper T86B (Car Model),
Honda RA301 (Car Model),
   Matra MS10 (Car Model),
McLaren M7A (Car Model),
Gold Leaf Team Lotus (Entrant),
Jarama (3404.3 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesChris Amon - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Elf - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Ford - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Gold Leaf Team Lotus - 1st Win (Entrant)
Jean-Pierre Beltoise - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Matra International - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Matra - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Repco - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (28)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCooper (128),
2. Most Races LedFerrari (110),
3. Most Laps LedFerrari (2712),
4. Most Race EntriesFerrari (510),
5. Most Race EntriesJack Brabham (97),
6. Most PolesFerrari (45),
7. Most 12th Place QualificationsCooper (33),
8. Most 13th Place QualificationsCooper (32)

Championships
1 Graham Hill 15 
up
2 Jim Clark 9 
down
3 Denny Hulme 8 
up
4 Brian Redman 4 
up
 Jochen Rindt 4 
down
6 Ludovico Scarfiotti 3 
up
 Chris Amon 3 
down
8 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 3 
down
1 Lotus / Ford 18 
same
2 McLaren / Ford 6 
up
3 Brabham / Repco 4 
down
 Cooper / BRM 4 
up
5 Ferrari / Ferrari 3 
down
6 Matra / Ford 3 
down
7 McLaren / BRM 2 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 10Car 19Car 6
EntrantGold Leaf Team LotusScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMatra International
DriverGraham HillChris AmonJean-Pierre Beltoise
CarLotus 49Ferrari 312Matra MS10
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time2:15'20.11'27.91'28.3
Speed135.823 km/h139.413 km/h138.781 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led