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Lotus 49 R8

The racing history of Lotus 49 R8 is shown below including any races in non-Formula 1 events. This contains all significant races at which this car appeared.

Race Car Driver Result
New Zealand Grand Prix
Pukekohe - 4 Jan 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill Retired
Levin International
Levin - 11 Jan 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill Retired
Lady Wigram Trophy
Wigram - 18 Jan 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill 2
Teretonga International
Teretonga Park - 25 Jan 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill 2
Australian Grand Prix
Lakeside - 2 Feb 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill 4
Warwick Farm "100"
Warwick Farm - 9 Feb 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill 11
Sandown Park Cup
Sandown Park - 16 Feb 1969
(Tasman) 2.5-litre Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFW V8 Graham Hill 6
Monaco Grand Prix
Monte Carlo - 18 May 1969
Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Richard Attwood 4
British Grand Prix
Silverstone - 19 Jul 1969
Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Graham Hill 7
German Grand Prix
Nürburgring - 3 Aug 1969
Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Jo Bonnier Retired
Gold Cup
Oulton Park - 16 Aug 1969
Lotus 49B [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Jo Bonnier Did not start
Cape South Easter Trophy
Killarney - 10 Jan 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton Retired
Highveld "100"
Kyalami - 31 Jan 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
South African Grand Prix
Kyalami - 7 Mar 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 12
Coronation "100"
Roy Hesketh - 30 Mar 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Republic Day Trophy
Kyalami - 6 Jun 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 2
Bulawayo "100"
Bulawayo - 21 Jun 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton Retired
Natal Winter Trophy
Roy Hesketh - 5 Jul 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Rand Winter Trophy
Kyalami - 1 Aug 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
False Bay "100"
Killarney - 29 Aug 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Rhodesian Grand Prix
Bulawayo - 13 Sep 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Rand Spring Trophy
Kyalami - 3 Oct 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Welkom "100"
Welkom - 17 Oct 1970
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Cape South Easter Trophy
Killarney - 9 Jan 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton Retired
Rand Summer Trophy
Kyalami - 30 Jan 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Coronation "100"
Roy Hesketh - 12 Apr 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Goldfields Autumn Trophy
Welkom - 1 May 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 2
Bulawayo "100"
Bulawayo - 16 May 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Republic Day Trophy
Kyalami - 5 Jun 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton 1
Natal Winter Trophy
Roy Hesketh - 4 Jul 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Charlton Retired
25th Anniversary Trophy
Kyalami - 7 Aug 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 4
False Bay "100"
Killarney - 28 Aug 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 4
Rhodesian Grand Prix
Bulawayo - 19 Sep 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 7
Rand Spring Trophy
Kyalami - 9 Oct 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 7
Welkom "100"
Welkom - 23 Oct 1971
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 6
Cape South Easter Trophy
Killarney - 8 Jan 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 2
Highveld "100"
Kyalami - 29 Jan 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk 2
Coronation "100"
Roy Hesketh - 3 Apr 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk Retired
Goldfields Autumn Trophy
Welkom - 22 Apr 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk Retired
Bulawayo "100"
Bulawayo - 14 May 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk Did not start
Republic Day Trophy
Kyalami - 3 Jun 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk Retired
Natal Winter Trophy
Roy Hesketh - 2 Jul 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Piet de Klerk Did not start
Rand Winter Trophy
Kyalami - 5 Aug 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Mayer Botha 5
False Bay "100"
Killarney - 26 Aug 1972
Lotus 49C [R8] - Cosworth DFV V8 Mayer Botha Retired