Lotus 78

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Designer :
Colin Chapman (Dir. Technique)
Martin Ogilvie (Design)
Peter Wright (Aérodynamique)
Engine :
Tyre :
Chassis :
Monocoque en aluminium
Weight :
588 kg
Transmission :
Hewland FG 400
Gears :
6
Fuel / Lubricant :
Valvoline
Tank :
Suspension :
Ressort/Fourche/Cables/Bascule
Dampers :
Koni
Brakes :
Freins à disque
Length :
4547 mm
Wheelbase :
2741 mm
Front track :
1702 mm
Rear track :
1600 mm
(également dénommée JPS MkIII)
Grands Prix
n Year Grand Prix Team N° Driver Engine Tyre Grid Race 
11977ArgentinaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear85Wheel bearing
1977ArgentinaJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear10npCar race by team mate
21977BrazilJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear3abIgnition
1977BrazilJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear105 
31977South AfricaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear6abCollision
1977South AfricaJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear1012 
41977USA WestJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear21 
1977USA WestJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear168 
51977SpainJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear11 
1977SpainJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear125 
61977MonacoJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear105 
1977MonacoJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear13abGearbox
71977BelgiumJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear1abCollision
1977BelgiumJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear31 
81977SwedenJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear16 
1977SwedenJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear719Wheel bearing
91977FranceJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear11 
1977FranceJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear34 
101977BritainJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear614Engine
1977BritainJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear53 
111977GermanyJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear7abEngine
1977GermanyJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear9abEngine
121977AustriaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear3abEngine
1977AustriaJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear16abEngine
131977NetherlandsJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear1abEngine
1977NetherlandsJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear5abCollision
141977ItalyJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear41 
1977ItalyJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear19abSuspension
151977USA EastJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear42 
1977USA EastJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear12abCollision
161977CanadaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear19Engine
1977CanadaJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear4abAccident
171977JapanJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear1abAccident
1977JapanJohn Player Team Lotus6NILSSON GunnarFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear14abGearbox
181978ArgentinaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear11 
1978ArgentinaJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear35 
1978ArgentinaTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear nq 
191978BrazilJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear34 
1978BrazilJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear1abCollision
1978BrazilTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear22abExhausted
201978South AfricaJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear27 
1978South AfricaJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear121 
1978South AfricaTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear2110 
211978USA WestJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear42 
1978USA WestJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear64 
1978USA WestTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear npq 
221978MonacoJohn Player Team Lotus5ANDRETTI MarioFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear411 
1978MonacoJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear7abGearbox
1978MonacoTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear npq 
231978BelgiumJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear72 
1978BelgiumTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear npq 
241978SpainTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear20abExhaust
251978SwedenTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear2112 
261978FranceTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear nq 
271978BritainTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear21abGearbox
281978GermanyTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear186 
291978AustriaTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear18abClutch
301978NetherlandsTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear2011 
311978ItalyJohn Player Team Lotus6PETERSON RonnieFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear5abFatal accident
1978ItalyTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear nq 
321978USA EastTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear23abClutch
331978CanadaTeam Rebaque25REBAQUE HectorFord Cosworth DFV V8Goodyear nq