Wolf

PROFILE & HIGHLIGHTS

Profile

Founded1975
Founder
Wolf, Walter
HeadquartersReading, GBR

Historical Totals

GP Contested47
Poles1 (1.92 %)
Podiums13 (25.00 %)
Wins3 (5.77 %)
Points79
Best WC Rank4
Const. WC Titles0
Drivers' WC Titles0

Milestones

1st GP ARG  1977
1st Pole GER  1977
1st Podium ARG  1977
1st Win ARG  1977
1st Point ARG  1977
1st Const. WC Title -
1st Drivers' WC Title -
Last GP USA  1979
Last Pole GER  1977
Last Podium CAN  1978
Last Win CAN  1977
Last Point CAN  1978
Last Const. WC Title -
Last Drivers' WC Title -

Season Results

Season Overview - 1977

  • 1977
    • 1979
    • 1978
    • 1977
RaceARGBRAZAFUSWESPMCOBELSWEFRAGBRGERAUTNLDITAUSACANJPN Totals
Best Grid11155352448418153996-
Laps in Lead6--76-7616---12--9-3-198
Fastest Lap2
Best Finish1-2331----2-3-3110-
Points9064490000604049055

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Year DriversPoles Wins 1-2 Fin. Points Best Rank LIL RIL FL Pod. Dbl. Tpl. GS
1979 Hunt, J.; Rosberg, K. 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 Rahal, B.; Rosberg, K.; Scheckter, J. 0 0 0 24 5 16 0 0 4 0 0 0
1977 Scheckter, J. 1 3 0 55 4 198 1 2 9 0 0 0
Totals 1 3 0 79 - 214 1 2 13 0 0 0
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
1979 14 15 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 12 0 0 14
1978 16 22 21 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 9 0 6 24 5
1977 17 17 17 1 3 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 9 55 4
Totals 47 54 52 1 3 4 6 1 0 1 0 1 1 2 28 0 15 79 -
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
1979 Olympus Cameras Wolf RacingWR7 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Texaco
WR8 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Texaco
WR9 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Texaco
1978 Theodore Racing Hong KongWR3 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
WR4 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
Walter Wolf RacingWR1 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
WR3 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
WR4 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
WR5 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
WR6 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Castrol
1977 Walter Wolf RacingWR1 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina
WR2 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina
WR3 Postlethwaite, H. Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8 Goodyear Fina

Drivers (4)

DriverYears GP Wins
Hunt, James '79 7 0
Rosberg, Keke '78-'79 10 0
Rahal, Bobby '78 2 0
Scheckter, Jody '77-'78 33 3

Chassis (9)

ChassisYears GP
WR7 '79 6
WR8 '79 5
WR9 '79 3
WR4 '78 2
WR5 '78 8
WR6 '78 3
WR1 '77-'78 15
WR3 '77-'78 6
WR2 '77 4

Engines (1)

Manuf. Years GP
Ford Cosworth '77-'79 47

Tyres (1)

Manuf. Years GP
Goodyear '77-'79 47

Oils (3)

Manuf. Years GP
Texaco '79 14
Castrol '78 16
Fina '77 17

RECORDS & STATISTICS

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