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1971 Season
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1971 False Bay 100
1971 Austrian GP
1970 Italian GP

1971 Italian GP

1971 Rhodesian GP
1971 Canadian GP
1972 Italian GP
 XLII  Gran Premio d'Italia


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

Details
DateSunday 5 September 1971
Start time14:00
EventItalian GP
CircuitMonza
Event FormatRace of 55 laps
Race25 of 31
Championship race206
Circuit
Laps55
Circuit Perimeter5750 m
Race Distance5750 × 55 = 316.250 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers10
Championship Debutants
Jean-Pierre Jarier (Driver),
Surtees TS9A (Car Model),
   Jolly Club Switzerland (Entrant),
Shell Arnold (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 12 - 10th Pole Position (Car Number)
Equipe Matra Sports - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Frank Williams Racing Cars - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Henri Pescarolo - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Henri Pescarolo - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Matra - 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Motor Racing Developments - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Motul - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Peter Gethin - 1st Win (Driver)
Tyrrell - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Retirements Graham Hill (60),
2. Most 8th Place FinishesLotus (31),
3. Most 9th Place Finishes Jo Siffert (8),
4. Most Races LedFerrari (132),
5. Most Laps LedFerrari (3238),
6. Most Race EntriesFerrari (588),
7. Most Race Entries Graham Hill (134),
8. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (59),
9. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (34),
10. Most 11th Place QualificationsBRM (34),
11. Most 18th Place QualificationsLotus (23),
12. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMarch (6),
13. Most 24th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMarch (4)

Championships
1  Jackie Stewart 51 
2  Ronnie Peterson 23 
up
3  Jacky Ickx 19 
down
4  François Cévert 16 
up
5  Emerson Fittipaldi 16 
down
6  Jo Siffert 13 
down
7  Mario Andretti 12 
down
8  Clay Regazzoni 12 
9  Pedro Rodriguez 9 
10  Chris Amon 9 
11  Peter Gethin 9 
up
12  Reine Wisell 7 
down
13  Denny Hulme 6 
down
14  Tim Schenken 5 
down
15  Henri Pescarolo 4 
down
16  Rolf Stommelen 3 
down
  John Surtees 3 
down
18  Mike Hailwood 3 
up
19  Howden Ganley 2 
  Graham Hill 2 
down
21  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 1 
down
1 Tyrrell / Ford 55 
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 32 
3 BRM / BRM 30 
4 March / Ford 24 
up
5 Lotus / Ford 19 
down
6 Matra / Matra 9 
7 Surtees / Ford 8 
up
8 McLaren / Ford 6 
down
9 Brabham / Ford 5 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 18Car 12Car 16
EntrantYardley Team BRMEquipe Matra SportsFrank Williams Racing Cars
Driver Peter Gethin Chris Amon Henri Pescarolo
CarBRM P160Matra MS120BMarch 711
EngineBRM 3.0 V12Matra 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:18'12.601'22.401'23.80
Speed242.616 km/h251.214 km/h247.017 km/h


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