Robert Brett Lunger (born November 14, 1945 in Wilmington, Delaware) is a retired driver. Between 1975 and 1978 he entered 43 races, qualifying in 34 of them. He drove as a privateer, because he was one of the heirs to the multi-billion dollar DuPont fortune. He primary claim to fame is as the actual person who pulled Niki Lauda out of his burning car at the Nürburgring in the 1976 German Grand Prix.

Formula One Statistical Overview[edit | edit source]


Formula One Records[edit | edit source]

Year Entrant Team WDC Points WDC Pos. Report
1975 Hesketh Racing Hesketh-Ford Cosworth 0 NC Report
1976 Team Surtees Surtees-Ford Cosworth 0 NC Report
1977 Chesterfield Racing March-Ford Cosworth 0 NC Report
McLaren-Ford Cosworth
1978 Liggett Group/BS Fabrications McLaren-Ford Cosworth 0 NC Report
Team Tissot Ensign Ensign-Ford Cosworth

Career Statistics[edit | edit source]

Career Results[edit | edit source]

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Pts Pos
1975 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Brazil (1968–1992).svg Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of Spain 1945 1977.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Sweden.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg 0 NC

[1]
13th
[2]
10th Ret
1976 Flag of Brazil (1968–1992).svg Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Spain 1945 1977.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Sweden.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Japan.svg 0 NC
11th DNQ DNQ Ret 15th 16th Ret Ret 10th 14th 15th 11th
1977 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Brazil (1968–1992).svg Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Spain 1977 1981.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Sweden.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of Japan.svg 0 NC
14th Ret 10th DNS 11th DNQ 13th Ret 10th 9th Ret 10th 11th
1978 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Brazil (1968–1992).svg Flag of South Africa 1928-1994.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Spain 1977 1981.svg Flag of Sweden.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Canada.svg 0 NC
13th Ret 11th DNQ DNPQ 7th DNQ DNQ Ret 8th DNPQ 8th Ret Ret 13th


Key
Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1st Winner Ret Retired
2nd Podium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5th Points finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14th Non-points finish TD Test driver
NC Non-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
Italics Scored point(s) for Fastest Lap [+] More Symbols
  1. Race stopped after 29/75 Laps. Half points awarded
  2. Race stopped after 29/54 Laps. Half points awarded
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