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1977 US West GP
1976 Spanish GP

1977 Spanish GP

1977 Monaco GP
1978 Spanish GP
 XXIII  Gran Premio de Espaņa


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

Details
DateSunday 8 May 1977
Start time14:00
EventSpanish GP
CircuitJarama
Event FormatRace of 75 laps
Race6 of 18
Championship race285
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter3404 m
Race Distance3404 × 75 = 255.300 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers25
Finishers14
Championship Debutants
Rupert Keegan (Driver),
LEC (Car Manufacturer),
Hesketh 308E (Car Model),
LEC CRP1 (Car Model),
Wolf WR2 (Car Model),
   British Formula One Racing Team (Entrant),
Iberia Airlines (Entrant),
Penthouse Rizla Racing (Entrant),
Team Merzario (Entrant),
Williams Grand Prix Engineering (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 38 - 75th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 5 - 20th Pole Position (Car Number)
Gunnar Nilsson - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Jacques Laffite - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Ligier Gitanes - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Ligier - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Valvoline - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Walter Wolf Racing - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (226),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (358),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (237),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (93),
5. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioWolf (40.00%),
6. Most Race EntriesLotus (748),
7. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (70),
8. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (72),
9. Most 12th Place QualificationsLotus (38),
10. Most 21st Place QualificationsMarch (18),
11. Most 22nd Place QualificationsMarch (19)

Championships
1 Jody Scheckter 23 
same
2 Mario Andretti 20 
up
3 Niki Lauda 19 
down
 Carlos Reutemann 19 
same
5 James Hunt 9 
same
6 Emerson Fittipaldi 8 
same
7 Patrick Depailler 7 
same
8 Carlos Pace 6 
same
9 Jochen Mass 5 
same
10 Gunnar Nilsson 4 
down
11 John Watson 1 
same
 Clay Regazzoni 1 
same
 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1 
same
 Renzo Zorzi 1 
same
 Hans-Joachim Stuck 1 
up
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 34 
same
2 Wolf / Ford 23 
same
3 Lotus / Ford 22 
same
4 McLaren / Ford 12 
same
5 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 8 
up
6 Fittipaldi / Ford 8 
down
7 Tyrrell / Ford 7 
same
8 Penske / Ford 1 
same
 Shadow / Ford 1 
same
 Ensign / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 5Car 26
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team LotusLigier Gitanes
DriverMario AndrettiMario AndrettiJacques Laffite
CarLotus 78Lotus 78Ligier JS7
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Matra 3.0 V12
Time1:42'52.221'18.701'20.81
Speed148.906 km/h155.710 km/h151.645 km/h


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