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

Details
DateSunday 27 July 1997
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitHockenheim
Event FormatRace of 45 laps
Race10 of 17
Championship race607
Circuit
Laps45
Circuit Perimeter6823 m
Race Distance6823 × 45 = 307.035 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesDanka Arrows Yamaha - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Gerhard Berger - 10th Win (Driver)
HSBC Malaysia Stewart Ford - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Havoline - 25th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Jarno Trulli - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
PIAA Tyrrell - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Petronas - 20th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Prost Gauloises Blondes - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Prost - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ralf Schumacher - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Red Bull Sauber Petronas - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Rubens Barrichello - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Shinji Nakano - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Stewart - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
West McLaren Mercedes - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (512),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (644),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (409),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (159),
5. Most 6th Fastest LapsFerrari (58),
6. Most 16th Fastest LapsTyrrell (39),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1380),
8. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (143),
9. Most 6th Place QualificationsJean Alesi (26)

Championships
1 Jacques Villeneuve 43 
same
2 Jean Alesi 22 
same
3 Gerhard Berger 20 
up
4 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 19 
down
5 Eddie Irvine 18 
down
6 Olivier Panis 15 
down
7 David Coulthard 14 
down
8 Mika Häkkinen 14 
same
9 Ralf Schumacher 9 
up
10 Giancarlo Fisichella 8 
down
11 Johnny Herbert 7 
same
12 Rubens Barrichello 6 
same
13 Alexander Wurz 4 
same
14 Jarno Trulli 3 
up
15 Mika Salo 2 
down
16 Shinji Nakano 1 
down
 Nicola Larini 1 
down
 Damon Hill 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 71 
same
2 Williams / Renault 62 
same
3 Benetton / Renault 46 
same
4 McLaren / Mercedes 28 
same
5 Prost / Mugen-Honda 19 
same
6 Jordan / Peugeot 17 
same
7 Sauber / Petronas 8 
same
8 Stewart / Ford 6 
same
9 Tyrrell / Ford 2 
same
10 Arrows / Yamaha 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 8
EntrantMild Seven Benetton RenaultMild Seven Benetton RenaultMild Seven Benetton Renault
DriverGerhard BergerGerhard BergerGerhard Berger
CarBenetton B197Benetton B197Benetton B197
EngineRenault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:20'59.0461'41.8731'45.747
Speed227.478 km/h241.112 km/h232.279 km/h


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