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1973 German GP
1972 Austrian GP

1973 Austrian GP

1973 False Bay 100
1973 Italian GP
1974 Austrian GP
 XI  Memphis Gro▀er Preis von Osterreich


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

Details
DateSunday 19 August 1973
Start time14:00
EventAustrian GP
CircuitOsterreichring
Event FormatRace of 54 laps
Race22 of 29
Championship race232
Circuit
Laps54
Circuit Perimeter5911 m
Race Distance5911 × 54 = 319.194 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherVery hot, Dry
Participants
Entries25
Qualifiers25
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsMarch Racing Team (Entrant)
MilestonesGeorge Follmer - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
John Player Team Lotus - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Niki Lauda - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Surtees - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Texaco - 10th Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Texaco - 10th Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Tyrrell - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
UOP Shadow Racing Team - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonJackie Stewart (10),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonJackie Stewart (10),
3. Most 17th Place QualificationsBrabham (28),
4. Most 25th Place QualificationsNiki Lauda (4),
5. Most 21st Place Qualifications in a SeasonHowden Ganley (3)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (272),
2. Most Podium FinishesJackie Stewart (43),
3. Most RetirementsGraham Hill (71),
4. Most Race WinsLotus (52),
5. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (18.42%),
6. Most Laps LedLotus (3727),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (641),
8. Most Race EntriesGraham Hill (157),
9. Most PolesLotus (63),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (53)

Championships
1 Jackie Stewart 66 
same
2 Franšois CÚvert 45 
same
3 Emerson Fittipaldi 42 
same
4 Ronnie Peterson 34 
same
5 Denny Hulme 23 
same
6 Peter Revson 23 
same
7 Jacky Ickx 12 
same
8 Carlos Reutemann 11 
same
9 James Hunt 8 
same
10 Carlos Pace 7 
up
11 Arturo Merzario 6 
down
12 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 6 
same
13 George Follmer 5 
down
14 Andrea de Adamich 3 
down
15 Wilson Fittipaldi 3 
down
16 Niki Lauda 2 
same
17 Clay Regazzoni 2 
same
18 Chris Amon 1 
down
19 Gijs van Lennep 1 
same
1 Tyrrell / Ford 77 
same
2 Lotus / Ford 68 
same
3 McLaren / Ford 42 
same
4 Brabham / Ford 17 
same
5 Ferrari / Ferrari 12 
same
6 BRM / BRM 9 
up
7 March / Ford 8 
down
8 Surtees / Ford 7 
up
9 Shadow / Ford 5 
down
10 Tecno / Tecno 1 
same
11 Iso Marlboro / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 1Car 24
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team LotusBrooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
DriverRonnie PetersonEmerson FittipaldiCarlos Pace
CarLotus 72ELotus 72ESurtees TS14A
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:28'48.781'34.981'37.29
Speed215.640 km/h224.043 km/h218.723 km/h


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