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1972 Season
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1972 BRDC International Trophy
1972 South African GP
1971 Spanish GP

1972 Spanish GP

1972 Bulawayo 100
1972 Monaco GP
1973 Spanish GP
 XVIII  Gran Premio de Espaņa


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

Details
DateMonday 1 May 1972
Start time14:00
EventSpanish GP
CircuitJarama
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
Race10 of 31
Championship race211
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter3404 m
Race Distance3404 × 90 = 306.360 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCold, Showers
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers25
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Wilson Fittipaldi (Driver),
Fina (Lubricant Manufacturer),
BRM P180 (Car Model),
   Brabham BT37 (Car Model),
March 721G (Car Model),
March 721X (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 14 - 200th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 25 - 50th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 29 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 4 - 20th Pole Position (Car Number)
Alex Soler-Roig - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Chris Amon - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Jacky Ickx - 10th Pole Position (Driver)
John Player Team Lotus - 1st Win (Entrant)
Mario Andretti - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Marlboro BRM - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Peter Revson - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Rolf Stommelen - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC - 25th Pole Position (Entrant)
Texaco - 1st Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most Consecutive 11th Place FinishesMarch (4),
2. Most Consecutive 11th Place FinishesHenri Pescarolo (2),
3. Most 21st Place QualificationsPeter Gethin (4)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (155),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (287),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (192),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (76),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (67),
6. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (58),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (605),
8. Most Race EntriesGraham Hill (139),
9. Most PolesFerrari (57),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (58),
11. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (36)

Championships
1 Emerson Fittipaldi 15 
up
 Denny Hulme 15 
same
3 Jacky Ickx 10 
up
4 Jackie Stewart 9 
down
5 Clay Regazzoni 7 
up
6 Peter Revson 6 
down
7 Andrea de Adamich 3 
up
 Mario Andretti 3 
down
9 Ronnie Peterson 3 
down
10 Tim Schenken 2 
down
11 Carlos Pace 1 
up
12 Graham Hill 1 
down
1 McLaren / Ford 17 
same
2 Lotus / Ford 15 
up
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 13 
same
4 Tyrrell / Ford 9 
down
5 Surtees / Ford 5 
up
6 March / Ford 4 
down
7 Brabham / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 4Car 4
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverEmerson FittipaldiJacky IckxJacky Ickx
CarLotus 72DFerrari 312B2-72Ferrari 312B2-72
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 F12Ferrari 3.0 F12
Time2:03'41.231'18.431'21.01
Speed148.614 km/h156.246 km/h151.270 km/h


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