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1997 Argentine GP
1996 San Marino GP

1997 San Marino GP

1997 Monaco GP
1998 San Marino GP
 XVII  Gran Premio di San Marino


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

Details
DateSunday 27 April 1997
Start time14:00
EventSan Marino GP
CircuitImola
Event FormatRace of 62 laps
Race4 of 17
Championship race601
Circuit
Laps62
Circuit Perimeter4930 m
Race Distance4930 × 62 = 305.660 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsImola (4930 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesGerhard Berger - 200th Race Entry (Driver)
Heinz-Harald Frentzen - 1st Win (Driver)
Jacques Villeneuve - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 15th Fastest LapsTyrrell (33)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (505),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (637),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (403),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (158),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (136),
6. Most 8th Fastest LapsFerrari (47),
7. Most 16th Fastest LapsTyrrell (38),
8. Most Races LedFerrari (277),
9. Most Laps LedFerrari (7233),
10. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1368),
11. Most Perfect WeekendsWilliams (47),
12. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (147),
13. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (66),
14. Most 21st Place QualificationsTyrrell (34)

Championships
1 Jacques Villeneuve 20 
same
2 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 10 
up
 David Coulthard 10 
same
4 Eddie Irvine 10 
up
5 Gerhard Berger 10 
down
6 Mika Häkkinen 10 
down
7 Olivier Panis 6 
down
8 Ralf Schumacher 4 
down
9 Giancarlo Fisichella 3 
up
 Johnny Herbert 3 
down
11 Jean Alesi 3 
down
12 Nicola Larini 1 
down
1 Williams / Renault 30 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 24 
up
3 McLaren / Mercedes 20 
down
4 Benetton / Renault 13 
same
5 Jordan / Peugeot 7 
up
6 Prost / Mugen-Honda 6 
down
7 Sauber / Petronas 4 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 4Car 3Car 4
EntrantRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams Renault
DriverHeinz-Harald FrentzenJacques VilleneuveHeinz-Harald Frentzen
CarWilliams FW19Williams FW19Williams FW19
EngineRenault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:31'00.6731'23.3031'25.531
Speed201.509 km/h213.054 km/h207.504 km/h


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