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1972 Bulawayo 100
1972 Spanish GP
1971 Monaco GP

1972 Monaco GP

1972 International Gold Cup
1972 Belgian GP
1973 Monaco GP
 XXX  Grand Prix Automobile de Monaco


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 14 May 1972
Start time14:00
EventMonaco GP
CircuitMonte Carlo
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race12 of 31
Championship race212
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter3145 m
Race Distance3145 × 80 = 251.600 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Rain
Participants
Entries25
Qualifiers25
Finishers17
Championship Debutants
Bardahl (Lubricant Manufacturer),
BRM P153B (Car Model),
   McLaren M19C (Car Model),
Monte Carlo (3145 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 2 - 200th Race Entry (Car Number)
Emerson Fittipaldi - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Emerson Fittipaldi - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Goodyear - 500th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Gulf - 100th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Jean-Pierre Beltoise - 1st Win (Driver)
John Player Team Lotus - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Marlboro BRM - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Marlboro BRM - 1st Win (Entrant)
Texaco - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 17th Place FinishesCarlos Pace (2),
2. Most 17th Place Finishes in a SeasonCarlos Pace (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (156),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (288),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (193),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (77),
5. Most Consecutive 11th Place FinishesMarch (5),
6. Highest 17th Place Finish RatioCarlos Pace (66.67%),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (607),
8. Most Race EntriesGraham Hill (140),
9. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (61),
10. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (59)

Championships
1 Emerson Fittipaldi 19 
same
2 Jacky Ickx 16 
up
3 Denny Hulme 15 
down
4 Jackie Stewart 12 
same
5 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 9 
up
6 Clay Regazzoni 7 
down
7 Peter Revson 6 
down
8 Andrea de Adamich 3 
down
 Mario Andretti 3 
down
10 Ronnie Peterson 3 
down
11 Tim Schenken 2 
down
 Brian Redman 2 
up
13 Chris Amon 1 
same
14 Carlos Pace 1 
down
15 Graham Hill 1 
down
1 Lotus / Ford 19 
up
2 McLaren / Ford 19 
down
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 19 
same
4 Tyrrell / Ford 12 
same
5 BRM / BRM 9 
up
6 Surtees / Ford 5 
down
7 March / Ford 4 
down
8 Matra / Matra 1 
same
 Brabham / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 17Car 8Car 17
EntrantMarlboro BRMJohn Player Team LotusMarlboro BRM
DriverJean-Pierre BeltoiseEmerson FittipaldiJean-Pierre Beltoise
CarBRM P160BLotus 72DBRM P160B
EngineBRM 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8BRM 3.0 V12
Time2:26'54.71'21.41'40.0
Speed102.756 km/h139.091 km/h113.220 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led