1971 Austria Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Österreichring circuit. Full information

1971 Austria Grand Prix poster

1971 Austria Grand Prix poster

1971 Austria Grand Prix

1971 Austria Grand Prix is 205th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Österreichring circuit. Jo Siffert won the pole position and this race. Emerson Fittipaldi and Tim Schenken also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 54 laps (319 km).

Previous race: 1971 Germany Grand Prix
Next race: 1971 Italy Grand Prix
Race Start: 15th August 1971

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1971 Austria Grand Prix

15th victory for the BRM team
2nd victory for the Jo Siffert
5th podium for the Jo Siffert
4th podium for the Emerson Fittipaldi
1st podium for the Tim Schenken

1971 Austria Grand Prix

1971 Austria Grand Prix

BRM P160 - 1971 Austria Grand Prix winner

BRM P160 #14 - 1971 Austria Grand Prix winner

1971 Austria Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jo Siffert BRM P160, #14 9.00  1h 30m 23.91s  ( 211.858 km/h ) 54 Yardley Team BRM
2 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #2 6.00  1h 30m 28.03s  ( +04.12s ) 54 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
3 Tim Schenken Brabham BT33, #8 4.00  1h 30m 43.68s  ( +19.77s ) 54 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
4 Reine Wisell Lotus 72D, #3 3.00  1h 30m 55.78s  ( +31.87s ) 54 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
5 Graham Hill Brabham BT34, #7 2.00  1h 31m 12.34s  ( +48.43s ) 54 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
6 Henri Pescarolo March 711, #25 1.00  1h 31m 48.42s  ( +1m 24.51s ) 54 Frank Williams Racing Cars
7 Rolf Stommelen Surtees TS9, #24 0  1h 32m 01.33s  ( +1m 37.42s ) 54 Auto Motor und Sport Team Surtees
8 Ronnie Peterson March 711, #17 0   53 STP March Racing Team
9 Jackie Oliver McLaren M14A, #10 0   53 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
10 Peter Gethin BRM P160, #23 0   52 Yardley Team BRM
11 Helmut Marko BRM P153, #16 0   52 Yardley Team BRM
12 Nanni Galli March 711, #19 0   51 STP March Racing Team
nc Mike Beuttler March 711, #27 0   47 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
ab François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #12 0  Engine 42 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 003, #11 0  Wheel lost 35 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #4 0  Spark plug 31 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Niki Lauda March 711, #26 0  Handling 20 STP March Racing Team
ab John Surtees Surtees TS9, #22 0  Engine 12 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #5 0  Engine 8 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Howden Ganley BRM P160, #15 0  Engine 6 Yardley Team BRM
ab Denny Hulme McLaren M19A, #9 0  Engine 4 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
f Andrea De Adamich March 711, #18 0  Car race by team mate   STP March Racing Team
f Chris Amon Matra MS120B, #20 0  Team withdrawn   Equipe Matra Sports
f Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra MS120B, #21 0  Suspended   Equipe Matra Sports
f Mario Andretti Ferrari 312B2, #6 0  Not present   Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
np Jo Bonnier McLaren M7C, #28 0  Fuel leak   Ecurie Bonnier

Qualifying Results for the 1971 Austria Grand Prix on the Österreichring circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Jo Siffert BRM P160, #14 1'37''44 Yardley Team BRM
2 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 003, #11 1'37''65 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #12 1'37''86 Elf Team Tyrrell
4 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #5 1'37''90 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #2 1'37''90 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
6 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #4 1'38''27 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 Tim Schenken Brabham BT33, #8 1'38''64 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
8 Graham Hill Brabham BT34, #7 1'38''70 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
9 Denny Hulme McLaren M19A, #9 1'38''88 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
10 Reine Wisell Lotus 72D, #3 1'38''95 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
11 Ronnie Peterson March 711, #17 1'39''01 STP March Racing Team
12 Rolf Stommelen Surtees TS9, #24 1'39''08 Auto Motor und Sport Team Surtees
13 Henri Pescarolo March 711, #25 1'39''09 Frank Williams Racing Cars
14 Howden Ganley BRM P160, #15 1'39''46 Yardley Team BRM
15 Nanni Galli March 711, #19 1'39''54 STP March Racing Team
16 Peter Gethin BRM P160, #23 1'39''67 Yardley Team BRM
17 Helmut Marko BRM P153, #16 1'39''80 Yardley Team BRM
18 John Surtees Surtees TS9, #22 1'40''37 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
19 Mike Beuttler March 711, #27 1'41''46 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
20 Jo Bonnier McLaren M7C, #28 1'41''66 Ecurie Bonnier
21 Niki Lauda March 711, #26 1'43''68 STP March Racing Team
22 Jackie Oliver McLaren M14A, #10 1'44''22 Bruce McLaren Motor Racing
0 Chris Amon Matra MS120B, #20 0 Equipe Matra Sports
0 Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra MS120B, #21 0 Equipe Matra Sports
0 Andrea De Adamich March 711, #18 0 STP March Racing Team
0 Mario Andretti Ferrari 312B2, #6 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC

List of all cars for the 1971 Austria Grand Prix on the Österreichring circuit

Lotus 72D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B2

Ferrari 001/1 F12 3.0

Brabham BT33

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P153

BRM P142 V12 3.0

McLaren M19A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 003

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 002

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 711

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M14A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160

BRM P142 V12 3.0

March 711

Alfa Romeo T33 V8 3.0

Matra MS120B

Matra MS71 V12 3.0

McLaren M7C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0