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1973 Argentine GP
1972 Brazilian GP

1973 Brazilian GP

1973 South African GP
1974 Brazilian GP
 II  Grande Prêmio do Brasil


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

Details
DateSunday 11 February 1973
Start time14:00
EventBrazilian GP
CircuitInterlagos
Event FormatRace of 40 laps
Race4 of 29
Championship race222
Circuit
Laps40
Circuit Perimeter7960 m
Race Distance7960 × 40 = 318.400 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Very hot, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers12
Championship Debutants
Luiz Bueno (Driver),    Interlagos (7960 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 6 - 200th Race Entry (Car Number)
Goodyear - 25th Pole Position (Tyre Manufacturer)
Ronnie Peterson - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Surtees - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most Podium FinishesJackie Stewart (37)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (165),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (264),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (297),
4. Most 3rd Place FinishesDenny Hulme (15),
5. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (51),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (31),
7. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (14.55%),
8. Most Laps LedLotus (3394),
9. Most Race EntriesFerrari (630),
10. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (61),
11. Most 10th Place QualificationsBRM (27)

Championships
1 Emerson Fittipaldi 18 
same
2 Jackie Stewart 10 
up
3 François Cévert 6 
down
4 Denny Hulme 6 
up
5 Jacky Ickx 5 
down
6 Arturo Merzario 3 
up
7 Clay Regazzoni 1 
same
 Wilson Fittipaldi 1 
down
1 Lotus / Ford 18 
same
2 Tyrrell / Ford 12 
same
3 McLaren / Ford 6 
up
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 6 
down
5 BRM / BRM 1 
up
 Brabham / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 2Car 7
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team LotusYardley Team McLaren
DriverEmerson FittipaldiRonnie PetersonDenny Hulme
CarLotus 72DLotus 72DMcLaren M19C
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:43'55.62'30.52'35.0
Speed183.822 km/h190.405 km/h184.877 km/h


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