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 LXVIII  Gran Premio Campari d'Italia


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

Details
DateSunday 7 September 1997
Start time14:00
EventItalian GP
CircuitMonza
Event FormatRace of 53 laps
Race13 of 17
Championship race610
Circuit
Laps53
Circuit Perimeter5770 m
Race Distance5770 × 53 = 305.810 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers14
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 7 - 20th Pole Position (Car Number)
Danka Arrows Yamaha - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
HSBC Malaysia Stewart Ford - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Mika Häkkinen - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
PIAA Tyrrell - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Petronas - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Prost Gauloises Blondes - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Prost - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Red Bull Sauber Petronas - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Stewart - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
West McLaren Mercedes - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 19th Place QualificationsTyrrell (38)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (647),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (515),
3. Most 6th Place FinishesFerrari (67),
4. Most Races LedFerrari (285),
5. Most Laps LedFerrari (7466),
6. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1386),
7. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (67)

Championships
1  Jacques Villeneuve 57 
2  Jean Alesi 28 
up
3  Heinz-Harald Frentzen 27 
down
4  David Coulthard 24 
up
5  Gerhard Berger 21 
down
6  Eddie Irvine 18 
down
7  Giancarlo Fisichella 17 
up
8  Olivier Panis 15 
down
9  Mika Häkkinen 14 
10  Johnny Herbert 14 
11  Ralf Schumacher 11 
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 85 
2 Williams / Renault 84 
3 Benetton / Renault 53 
4 McLaren / Mercedes 38 
5 Jordan / Peugeot 28 
6 Prost / Mugen-Honda 20 
7 Sauber / Petronas 15 
8 Arrows / Yamaha 7 
9 Stewart / Ford 6 
10 Tyrrell / Ford 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 10Car 7Car 9
EntrantWest McLaren MercedesMild Seven Benetton RenaultWest McLaren Mercedes
Driver David Coulthard Jean Alesi Mika Häkkinen
CarMcLaren MP4/12Benetton B197McLaren MP4/12
EngineMercedes 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Mercedes 3.0 V10
Time1:17'04.6091'22.9901'24.808
Speed238.056 km/h250.295 km/h244.930 km/h


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