1972 Argentina Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Buenos Aires circuit. Full information

1972 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1972 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1972 Argentina Grand Prix

1972 Argentina Grand Prix is 209th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Buenos Aires circuit. Carlos Reutemann won the pole position, Jackie Stewart won this race. Denny Hulme and Jacky Ickx also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 95 laps (318 km).

Previous race: 1971 USA Grand Prix
Next race: 1972 South Africa Grand Prix
Race Start: 23rd January 1972

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1972 Argentina Grand Prix

8th victory for the Tyrrell team
19th victory for the Jackie Stewart
31st podium for the Jackie Stewart
22nd podium for the Denny Hulme
18th podium for the Jacky Ickx

1972 Argentina Grand Prix

1972 Argentina Grand Prix

Tyrrell 003 - 1972 Argentina Grand Prix winner

Tyrrell 003 #21 - 1972 Argentina Grand Prix winner

1972 Argentina Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 003, #21 9.00  1h 57m 58.82s  ( 161.607 km/h ) 95 Elf Team Tyrrell
2 Denny Hulme McLaren M19A, #17 6.00  1h 58m 24.78s  ( +25.96s ) 95 Yardley Team McLaren
3 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #8 4.00  1h 58m 58.21s  ( +59.39s ) 95 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #9 3.00  1h 59m 05.54s  ( +1m 06.72s ) 95 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Tim Schenken Surtees TS9B, #19 2.00  1h 59m 07.93s  ( +1m 09.11s ) 95 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
6 Ronnie Peterson March 721, #14 1.00   94 STP March Racing Team
7 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT34, #2 0   93 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
8 Henri Pescarolo March 721, #23 0   93 Team Williams Motul
9 Howden Ganley BRM P160B, #3 0   93 Marlboro BRM
10 Helmut Marko BRM P153, #7 0   93 Austria Marlboro BRM
11 Niki Lauda March 721, #15 0   93 STP March Racing Team
ab Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #11 0  Suspension 61 John Player Team Lotus
ab Reine Wisell BRM P153, #4 0  Water leak 59 Marlboro BRM
ab François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #22 0  Gearbox 59 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Peter Revson McLaren M19A, #18 0  Engine 50 Yardley Team McLaren
ab Mario Andretti Ferrari 312B2, #10 0  Ignition 20 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Andrea De Adamich Surtees TS9B, #20 0  Fuel injection 11 Ceramica Pagnossin Team Surtees
ab Graham Hill Brabham BT33, #1 0  Fuel pump 11 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
dsq Dave Walker Lotus 72D, #12 0  Repaired outside pits 8 John Player Team Lotus
ab Alex Soler-Roig BRM P160B, #6 0  Accident 1 Espana Marlboro BRM
ab Peter Gethin BRM P160B, #5 0  Oil line 1 Marlboro BRM
np Chris Amon Matra MS120C, #16 0  Gearbox tf Equipe Matra Sports

Qualifying Results for the 1972 Argentina Grand Prix on the Buenos Aires circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT34, #2 1'12''46 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
2 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 003, #21 1'12''68 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 Peter Revson McLaren M19A, #18 1'12''74 Yardley Team McLaren
4 Denny Hulme McLaren M19A, #17 1'12''99 Yardley Team McLaren
5 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #11 1'13''28 John Player Team Lotus
6 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #9 1'13''28 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #22 1'13''39 Elf Team Tyrrell
8 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #8 1'13''50 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
9 Mario Andretti Ferrari 312B2, #10 1'13''61 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
10 Ronnie Peterson March 721, #14 1'14''06 STP March Racing Team
11 Tim Schenken Surtees TS9B, #19 1'14''17 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
12 Chris Amon Matra MS120C, #16 1'14''28 Equipe Matra Sports
13 Howden Ganley BRM P160B, #3 1'14''28 Marlboro BRM
14 Andrea De Adamich Surtees TS9B, #20 1'14''34 Ceramica Pagnossin Team Surtees
15 Henri Pescarolo March 721, #23 1'14''49 Team Williams Motul
16 Graham Hill Brabham BT33, #1 1'14''52 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
17 Reine Wisell BRM P153, #4 1'14''52 Marlboro BRM
18 Peter Gethin BRM P160B, #5 1'15''11 Marlboro BRM
19 Helmut Marko BRM P153, #7 1'15''53 Austria Marlboro BRM
20 Dave Walker Lotus 72D, #12 1'15''55 John Player Team Lotus
21 Alex Soler-Roig BRM P160B, #6 1'15''66 Espana Marlboro BRM
22 Niki Lauda March 721, #15 1'15''92 STP March Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1972 Argentina Grand Prix on the Buenos Aires 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 P160B

BRM P142 V12 3.0

BRM P153

BRM P142 V12 3.0

March 721

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Matra MS120C

Matra MS72 V12 3.0

McLaren M19A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 003

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 002

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0