1968 Grand Prix of South Africa
1 January - Kyalami: 328.32 km (4.104 km x 80 laps)


Pole positon: Jim Clark, Lotus-Ford, 1.21.6
Fastest Lap: Jim Clark, Lotus-Ford, 1:23.7 = 176.516 km/h

Results:

1  Jim Clark                  Lotus-Ford                   1:53:56.6 = 172.886 km/h
2  Graham Hill                Lotus-Ford                   - 00:25.3
3  Jochen Rindt               Brabham-Repco                - 00:30.4
4  Chris Amon                 Ferrari                      - 2 laps
5  Denny Hulme                McLaren-B.R.M.               - 2 laps
6  Jean-Pierre Beltois        Matra-Ford F2                - 3 laps
7  Jo Siffert                 Cooper-Maserati              - 3 laps
8  John Surtees               Honda                        - 5 laps
9  John Love                  Brabham-Repco                - 5 laps

Not Classified:

   Jackie Pretorius           Brabham-Climax               -10 laps

Retired:
   Dan Gurney                 Eagle-Weslake                58 laps    Oil Leak
   Jacky Ickx                 Ferrari                      47 laps    Oil Pipe
   Jo Bonnier                 Cooper-Maserati              47 laps    Overheating
   Jackie Stewart             Matra-Ford                   44 laps    Engine
   Sam Tingle                 L.D.S.-Repco                 35 laps    Overheating
   Basil van Rooyen           Cooper-Climax                22 laps    Engine
   Pedro Rodriguez            B.R.M.                       20 laps    Fuel Vaporization
   Jack Brabham               Brabham-Repco                17 laps    Engine
   Andrea de Adamich          Ferrari                      14 laps    Accident
   Mike Spence                B.R.M.                        8 laps    Fuel Vaporization
   Brian Redman               Cooper-Maserati               5 laps    Oil Leak
   Dave Charlton              Brabham-Repco                 4 laps    Crown Wheel and Pinion
   Ludovico Scarfiotti        Cooper-Maserati               3 laps    Water Pipe

Qualifying Times:

1 4    Jim Clark        Lotus/Ford      1'21.6
2 5    Graham Hill      Lotus/Ford      1'22.6
3 16   Jackie Stewart   Matra/Ford      1'22.7
4 3    Jochen Rindt     Brabham/Repco   1'23.0
5 2    Jack Brabham     Brabham/Repco   1'23.2
6 7    John Surtees     Honda           1'23.5
7 10   A.de Adamich     Ferrari         1'23.6
8 8    Chris Amon       Ferrari         1'23.8
9 1    Denny Hulme      McLaren/BRM     1'24.0
10 11  Pedro Rodriguez  BRM             1'24.9
11 9   Jacky Ickx       Ferrari         1'24.9
12 6   Dan Gurney       Eagle/Weslake   1'25.6
13 12  Mike Spence      BRM             1'25.9
14 22  Dave Charlton    Brabham/Repco   1'26.2
15 15  L.Scarfiotti     Cooper/Maserati 1'26.3
16 19  Jo Siffert       Cooper/Maserati 1'26.4
17 17  John Love        Brabham/Repco   1'27.0
18 21  J.P.Beltoise     Matra/Ford      1'27.2
19 20  Jo Bonnier       Cooper/Maserati 1'27.3
20 25  Basil van Rooyen Cooper/Climax   1'27.8
21 14  Brian Redman     Cooper/Maserati 1'28.0
22 18  Sam Tingle       LDS/Repco       1'28.6
23 23  Jackie Pretorius Brabham/Climax  1'29.0