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Lotus 72/R6

The racing history of Lotus 72/R6 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
German Grand Prix
Nürburgring - 1 Aug 1971
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell 8
Austrian Grand Prix
Österreichring - 15 Aug 1971
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell 4
Canadian Grand Prix
Mosport Park - 19 Sep 1971
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell 5
United States Grand Prix
Watkins Glen - 3 Oct 1971
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell Retired
Argentinian Grand Prix
Buenos Aires - 23 Jan 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Disqualified
South African Grand Prix
Kyalami - 4 Mar 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker 10
Race of Champions
Brands Hatch - 19 Mar 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker 9
Brazilian Grand Prix
Interlagos - 30 Mar 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker 5
International Trophy
Silverstone - 23 Apr 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Did not start (crashed)
Gold Cup
Oulton Park - 29 May 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Retired
Belgian Grand Prix
Nivelles-Baulers - 4 Jun 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker 14
French Grand Prix
Clermont-Ferrand - 2 Jul 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker 18
British Grand Prix
Brands Hatch - 15 Jul 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Retired
German Grand Prix
Nürburgring - 30 Jul 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Retired
Austrian Grand Prix
Österreichring - 13 Aug 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Dave Walker Retired
Canadian Grand Prix
Mosport Park - 24 Sep 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell Retired
United States Grand Prix
Watkins Glen - 8 Oct 1972
Lotus 72D [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Reine Wisell 10
Race of Champions
Brands Hatch - 18 Mar 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson Retired
International Trophy
Silverstone - 8 Apr 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson (Crashed in practice)
Belgian Grand Prix
Zolder - 20 May 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson Retired
Monaco Grand Prix
Monte Carlo - 3 Jun 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 3
Swedish Grand Prix
Anderstorp - 17 Jun 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 2
French Grand Prix
Paul Ricard - 1 Jul 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 1
British Grand Prix
Silverstone - 14 Jul 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 2
Dutch Grand Prix
Zandvoort - 29 Jul 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 11
German Grand Prix
Nürburgring - 5 Aug 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson Retired
Austrian Grand Prix
Österreichring - 19 Aug 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 1
Italian Grand Prix
Monza - 9 Sep 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 1
Canadian Grand Prix
Mosport Park - 23 Sep 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson Retired
United States Grand Prix
Watkins Glen - 7 Oct 1973
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ronnie Peterson 1
South African Grand Prix
Kyalami - 30 Mar 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 13
Mercury "100"
Roy Hesketh - 13 Apr 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 2
Cape South Easter Trophy
Killarney - 4 May 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 5
Republic Day Trophy
Kyalami - 25 May 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 3
Brandkop Winter Trophy
Brandkop - 15 Jun 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 3
Bulawayo "100"
Bulawayo - 30 Jun 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 3
Natal Winter Trophy
Roy Hesketh - 13 Jul 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 1
Rand Winter Trophy
Kyalami - 10 Aug 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter Retired
False Bay "100"
Killarney - 31 Aug 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 1
Rhodesian Grand Prix
Donnybrook - 15 Sep 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 1
Rand Spring Trophy
Kyalami - 28 Sep 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 1
Goldfields "100"
Goldfields Raceway (Welkom) - 19 Oct 1974
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Ian Scheckter 1
Cape South Easter Trophy
Killarney - 8 Feb 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan Retired
South African Grand Prix
Kyalami - 1 Mar 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan 13
Goldfields "100"
Goldfields Raceway (Welkom) - 22 Mar 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan Retired
Mercury "100"
Roy Hesketh - 29 Mar 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan 3
Brandkop Winter Trophy
Brandkop - 3 May 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan Retired
Republic Day Trophy
Kyalami - 31 May 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan Retired
False Bay "100"
Killarney - 5 Jul 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan 4
Rand Winter Trophy
Kyalami - 26 Jul 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan 3
Natal Spring Trophy
Roy Hesketh - 1 Sep 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan 2
Rand Spring Trophy
Kyalami - 4 Oct 1975
Lotus 72E [R6] - Cosworth DFV V8 Eddie Keizan Did not start