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1973 German GP
1972 Austrian GP

1973 Austrian GP

1973 False Bay 100
1973 Italian GP
1974 Austrian GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 19 August 1973
Start time14:00
EventAustrian GP
CircuitOsterreichring
Event FormatRace of 54 laps
Race22 of 29
Championship race232
Circuit
Laps54
Circuit Perimeter5911 m
Race Distance5911 × 54 = 319.194 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherVery hot, Dry
Participants
Entries25
Qualifiers25
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsMarch Racing Team (Entrant)
MilestonesGeorge Follmer - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
John Player Team Lotus - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Niki Lauda - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Surtees - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Texaco - 10th Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Texaco - 10th Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Tyrrell - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
UOP Shadow Racing Team - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a Season Jackie Stewart (10),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores in a Season Jackie Stewart (10),
3. Most 17th Place QualificationsBrabham (28),
4. Most 25th Place Qualifications Niki Lauda (4),
5. Most 21st Place Qualifications in a Season Howden Ganley (3)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (272),
2. Most Retirements Graham Hill (71),
3. Most Podium Finishes Jackie Stewart (43),
4. Most Race WinsLotus (52),
5. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (18.42%),
6. Most Laps LedLotus (3727),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (641),
8. Most Race Entries Graham Hill (157),
9. Most PolesLotus (63),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (53)

Championships
1  Jackie Stewart 66 
2  Franšois CÚvert 45 
3  Emerson Fittipaldi 42 
4  Ronnie Peterson 34 
5  Denny Hulme 23 
6  Peter Revson 23 
7  Jacky Ickx 12 
8  Carlos Reutemann 11 
9  James Hunt 8 
10  Carlos Pace 7 
up
11  Arturo Merzario 6 
down
12  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 6 
13  George Follmer 5 
down
14  Andrea de Adamich 3 
down
15  Wilson Fittipaldi 3 
down
16  Niki Lauda 2 
17  Clay Regazzoni 2 
18  Chris Amon 1 
down
19  Gijs van Lennep 1 
1 Tyrrell / Ford 77 
2 Lotus / Ford 68 
3 McLaren / Ford 42 
4 Brabham / Ford 17 
5 Ferrari / Ferrari 12 
6 BRM / BRM 9 
up
7 March / Ford 8 
down
8 Surtees / Ford 7 
up
9 Shadow / Ford 5 
down
10 Tecno / Tecno 1 
11 Iso Marlboro / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 1Car 24
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team LotusBrooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
Driver Ronnie Peterson Emerson Fittipaldi Carlos Pace
CarLotus 72ELotus 72ESurtees TS14A
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:28'48.781'34.981'37.29
Speed215.640 km/h224.043 km/h218.723 km/h


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