- 1975 Formula One season
Previous = 1974
Current = 1975
Next = 1976The 1975 Formula One season included the 26th
FIA Formula OneWorld Championship season, which commenced on January 12, 1975, and ended on October 5after fourteen races.
After a strong finish to the 1974 season, many observers felt the Brabham team were favourites to win the 1975 title. The year started well, with an emotional first win for Carlos Pace at the Interlagos circuit in his native
São Paulo. However, over the season tyre wear frequently slowed the cars, and the initial promise was not maintained. [ Gill, Barrie (1976) "The World Championship 1975" "John Player Motorsport yearbook 1976" p. 103 Queen Anne Press Ltd. ISBN 0-362-00254-1] Niki Laudaoften refers to 1975 as "the unbelievable year". In his second year with Ferrari, the team provided him with the Ferrari 312T- a car that was technically far superior to any of the competition. He won his first world title with 5 wins and a huge margin over second place in the championship.
Non-Championship race results
Other Formula One races were also held in 1975, which did not count towards the World Championship.
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