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1975 Rand Spring Trophy
1975 Italian GP
1974 United States GP

1975 United States GP

1976 Brazilian GP
1976 United States GP
 XVIII  United States Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 5 October 1975
Start time14:00
EventUnited States GP
CircuitWatkins Glen
Event FormatRace of 59 laps
Race26 of 26
Championship race264
Circuit
Laps59
Circuit Perimeter5435 m
Race Distance5435 × 59 = 320.665 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherFresh, Dry
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsMichel Leclère (Driver)
MilestonesElf - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Texaco - 10th Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Tony Brise - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 20th Fastest Laps in a SeasonFittipaldi (4),
2. Most 24th Place QualificationsLella Lombardi (4),
3. Most 24th Place Qualifications in a SeasonLella Lombardi (4)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (203),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (302),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (335),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (218),
5. Most Race WinsFerrari (59),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (19),
7. Most 16th Fastest LapsLotus (19),
8. Most 20th Fastest LapsWilson Fittipaldi (4),
9. Most 20th Fastest Laps in a SeasonWilson Fittipaldi (4),
10. Most Races LedFerrari (160),
11. Most Laps LedFerrari (4133),
12. Most Race EntriesLotus (707),
13. Most PolesFerrari (79),
14. Most 14th Place QualificationsLotus (32)

Championships
1 Niki Lauda 64.5 
same
2 Emerson Fittipaldi 45 
same
3 Carlos Reutemann 37 
same
4 James Hunt 33 
same
5 Clay Regazzoni 25 
same
6 Carlos Pace 24 
same
7 Jody Scheckter 20 
same
8 Jochen Mass 20 
same
9 Patrick Depailler 12 
same
10 Tom Pryce 8 
same
11 Vittorio Brambilla 6.5 
same
12 Ronnie Peterson 6 
up
13 Jacques Laffite 6 
down
14 Mario Andretti 5 
down
15 Mark Donohue 4 
same
16 Jacky Ickx 3 
same
17 Alan Jones 2 
same
18 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1.5 
same
19 Tony Brise 1 
same
20 Gijs van Lennep 1 
same
21 Lella Lombardi 0.5 
same
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 72.5 
same
2 Brabham / Ford 54 
same
3 McLaren / Ford 53 
same
4 Hesketh / Ford 33 
same
5 Tyrrell / Ford 25 
same
6 Shadow / Ford 9.5 
same
7 Lotus / Ford 9 
up
8 March / Ford 7.5 
down
9 Williams / Ford 6 
same
10 Parnelli / Ford 5 
same
11 Hill / Ford 3 
same
12 Penske / Ford 2 
same
13 Ensign / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 12Car 12Car 1
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMarlboro Team Texaco
DriverNiki LaudaNiki LaudaEmerson Fittipaldi
CarFerrari 312TFerrari 312TMcLaren M23
EngineFerrari 3.0 F12Ferrari 3.0 F12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:42'58.1751'42.0031'43.374
Speed186.850 km/h191.818 km/h189.274 km/h


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