Matra

PROFILE & HIGHLIGHTS

Profile

Founded1942
Founder
Lagardère, Jean-Luc
HeadquartersVichy, FRA

Historical Totals

GP Contested60
Poles4 (3.64 %)
Podiums21 (19.09 %)
Wins9 (8.18 %)
Points163
Best WC Rank1
Const. WC Titles1
Drivers' WC Titles1

Milestones

1st GP MCO  1967
1st Pole MCO  1969
1st Podium NLD  1968
1st Win NLD  1968
1st Point ZAF  1968
1st Const. WC Title 1969
1st Drivers' WC Title 1969
Last GP USA  1972
Last Pole FRA  1972
Last Podium FRA  1972
Last Win ITA  1969
Last Point CAN  1972
Last Const. WC Title 1969
Last Drivers' WC Title 1969

Season Results

Season Overview - 1969

  • 1969
    • 1972
    • 1971
    • 1970
    • 1969
    • 1968
    • 1967
RaceZAFESPMCONLDFRAGBRGERITACANUSAMEX Totals
Best Grid44121223233-
Laps in Lead8034227438326582795385
Fastest Lap6
Best Finish11-111214-4-
Points9909996930366

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Year DriversPoles Wins 1-2 Fin. Points Best Rank LIL RIL FL Pod. Dbl. Tpl. GS
1972 Amon, C. 1 0 0 12 8 19 0 2 1 0 0 0
1971 Amon, C.; Beltoise, J. 1 0 0 9 7 9 0 0 1 0 0 0
1970 Beltoise, J.; Pescarolo, H. 0 0 0 23 6 11 0 0 3 0 0 0
1969 Beltoise, J.; Servoz-Gavin, J.; Stewart, J. 2 6 1 66 1 385 2 6 10 1 1 1
1968 Beltoise, J.; Pescarolo, H.; Servoz-Gavin, J.; Stewart, J. 0 3 1 53 3 243 2 4 6 0 0 0
Totals 4 9 2 163 - 667 4 12 21 1 1 1
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
1972 11 14 11 1 0 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 6 12 8
1971 10 21 17 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 2 1 0 4 6 0 4 9 7
1970 13 26 26 0 0 0 3 1 3 3 2 3 0 0 8 0 9 23 6
1969 11 26 25 2 6 2 2 2 1 3 0 2 0 1 5 0 9 66 1
1968 12 29 28 0 3 2 1 1 2 3 1 1 0 1 12 0 10 53 3
Totals 60 122 110 4 9 4 8 5 9 14 7 7 0 12 34 0 38 163 -
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
1972 Equipe MatraMS120C Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS71 3.0L V12 Goodyear Shell
MS120C Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS72 3.0L V12 Goodyear Shell
MS120D Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS72 3.0L V12 Goodyear Shell
1971 Equipe Matra SportsMS120B Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS71 3.0L V12 Goodyear Shell
1970 Equipe Matra ElfMS120 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS12 3.0L V12 Goodyear Elf
1969 Matra InternationalMS10 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
MS80 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
MS84 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop  
MS84 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
1968 Matra InternationalMS10 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
MS9 Boyer, B. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
Matra SportsMS10 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Dunlop Elf
MS11 Boyer, B. Ducarouge, G. Matra MS9 3.0L V12 Dunlop Elf
MS7 Boyer, B. Ford Cosworth FVA 1.6L L4 Dunlop Elf

Chassis (10)

ChassisYears GP
MS120C '72 5
MS120D '72 6
MS120B '71 10
MS120 '70 13
MS80 '69 10
MS84 '69 4
MS10 '68-'69 12
MS11 '68 10
MS9 '68 1
MS7 '67-'68 4

Engines (2)

Manuf. Years GP
Matra '68; '70-'72 44
Ford Cosworth '67-'69 26

Tyres (2)

Manuf. Years GP
Goodyear '67; '70-'72 36
Dunlop '67-'69 24

Oils (2)

Manuf. Years GP
Shell '71-'72 21
Elf '68-'70 36