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1997 Hungarian GP
1996 Belgian GP

1997 Belgian GP

1997 Italian GP
1998 Belgian GP
 LV  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 24 August 1997
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 61 laps
Race12 of 17
Championship race609
Circuit
Laps44
Circuit Perimeter6968 m
Race Distance6968 × 61 = 425.048 km (scheduled)
6968 × 44 = 306.592 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Rain
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers15
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 3 - 20th Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Bridgestone - 100th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Giancarlo Fisichella - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Jacques Villeneuve - 10th Pole Position (Driver)
Yamaha - 250th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (410),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (514),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (646),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (113),
5. Most Races LedFerrari (284),
6. Most Laps LedFerrari (7465),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1384),
8. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (148),
9. Most 21st Place QualificationsTyrrell (36)

Championships
1  Jacques Villeneuve 55 
2  Heinz-Harald Frentzen 23 
up
3  Jean Alesi 22 
down
4  Gerhard Berger 21 
down
5  Eddie Irvine 18 
6  Olivier Panis 15 
7  David Coulthard 14 
8  Giancarlo Fisichella 14 
up
9  Mika Häkkinen 14 
down
10  Johnny Herbert 14 
down
11  Ralf Schumacher 11 
down
12  Damon Hill 7 
13  Rubens Barrichello 6 
14  Alexander Wurz 4 
15  Jarno Trulli 3 
16  Mika Salo 2 
17  Shinji Nakano 2 
18  Nicola Larini 1 
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 84 
2 Williams / Renault 78 
3 Benetton / Renault 47 
4 McLaren / Mercedes 28 
5 Jordan / Peugeot 25 
up
6 Prost / Mugen-Honda 20 
down
7 Sauber / Petronas 15 
8 Arrows / Yamaha 7 
9 Stewart / Ford 6 
10 Tyrrell / Ford 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 3Car 3
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams Renault
Driver Michael Schumacher Jacques Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve
CarFerrari F310BWilliams FW19Williams FW19
EngineFerrari 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:33'46.7171'49.4501'52.692
Speed196.159 km/h229.190 km/h222.596 km/h


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