Knowledge Identifier: +Jochen_Rindt
Rindt made his Formula One debut for the Rob Walker Racing Team in the 1964 Austrian Grand Prix
From 1965 to 1967, Rindt raced for the Cooper Car Company, scoring 32 points in 29 races
He raced in the Indianapolis 500 in both 1967 and 1968, but finished no better than 24th
He was the second Lotus team leader to be killed in two years, as Jim Clark had been killed in 1968 in a Formula 2 race at Hockenheim
Rindt clinched the first Grand Prix victory of his career in the 1969 Grand Prix of the USA in Watkins Glen
Lotus 59 - The successes include Jochen Rindt, who dominated or shared the podium with Jackie Stewart or Jean-Pierre Beltoise in almost all the 1969 F2 races he entered, driving the semi-works Roy Winkelmann Racing 59B, but was excluded from the championship standings because he was a "graded driver"