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1973 Season
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1973 Highveld 100
1972 United States GP
1972 Argentine GP

1973 Argentine GP

1973 Brazilian GP
1974 Argentine GP
 X  Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina


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

Details
DateSunday 28 January 1973
Start time14:00
EventArgentine GP
CircuitBuenos Aires
Event FormatRace of 96 laps
Race3 of 29
Championship race221
Circuit
Laps96
Circuit Perimeter3345 m
Race Distance3345 × 96 = 321.120 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries19
Qualifiers19
Finishers10
Championship Debutants
Iso Marlboro (Car Manufacturer),
BRM P160D (Car Model),
Iso Marlboro FX3B (Car Model),
   Surtees TS14A (Car Model),
Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees (Entrant),
Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie-Durlacher (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 16 - 200th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 2 - 20th Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Elf Team Tyrrell - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Emerson Fittipaldi - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Fina - 10th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
John Player Team Lotus - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
John Player Team Lotus - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Marlboro BRM - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Mike Hailwood - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
STP - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
STP - 50th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Texaco - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Texaco - 25th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (13.21%),
2. Most Laps LedLotus (3354)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (163),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (263),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (295),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (50),
5. Most 3rd Fastest LapsFerrari (18),
6. Most 6th Fastest LapsLotus (15),
7. Most 11th Fastest LapsBRM (14),
8. Most Race EntriesFerrari (628),
9. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (60)

Championships
1 Emerson Fittipaldi 9
2 François Cévert 6
3 Jackie Stewart 4
4 Jacky Ickx 3
5 Denny Hulme 2
6 Wilson Fittipaldi 1
1 Lotus / Ford 9
2 Tyrrell / Ford 6
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 3
4 McLaren / Ford 2
5 Brabham / Ford 1

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 32Car 2
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusMarlboro BRMJohn Player Team Lotus
DriverEmerson FittipaldiClay RegazzoniEmerson Fittipaldi
CarLotus 72DBRM P160DLotus 72D
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8BRM 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:56'18.221'10.541'11.22
Speed165.663 km/h170.712 km/h169.082 km/h


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