1972 Austria Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Österreichring circuit. Full information

1972 Austria Grand Prix poster

1972 Austria Grand Prix poster

1972 Austria Grand Prix

1972 Austria Grand Prix is 217th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Österreichring circuit. Emerson Fittipaldi won the pole position and this race. Denny Hulme and Peter Revson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 54 laps (319 km).

Previous race: 1972 Germany Grand Prix
Next race: 1972 Italy Grand Prix
Race Start: 13th August 1972

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1972 Austria Grand Prix

46th victory for the Lotus team
5th victory for the Emerson Fittipaldi
11th podium for the Emerson Fittipaldi
25th podium for the Denny Hulme
3rd podium for the Peter Revson

Emerson Fittipaldi - Winner of the 1972 Austria Grand Prix

Emerson Fittipaldi - Winner of the 1972 Austria Grand Prix

1972 Austria Grand Prix

1972 Austria Grand Prix

Lotus 72D - 1972 Austria Grand Prix winner

Lotus 72D #31 - 1972 Austria Grand Prix winner

1972 Austria Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #31 9.00  1h 29m 16.66s  ( 214.518 km/h ) 54 John Player Team Lotus
2 Denny Hulme McLaren M19C, #12 6.00  1h 29m 17.84s  ( +01.18s ) 54 Yardley Team McLaren
3 Peter Revson McLaren M19C, #14 4.00  1h 29m 53.19s  ( +36.53s ) 54 Yardley Team McLaren
4 Mike Hailwood Surtees TS9B, #25 3.00  1h 30m 01.42s  ( +44.76s ) 54 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
5 Chris Amon Matra MS120D, #10 2.00  1h 30m 02.30s  ( +45.64s ) 54 Equipe Matra Sports
6 Howden Ganley BRM P160C, #9 1.00  1h 30m 17.85s  ( +1m 01.19s ) 54 Marlboro BRM
7 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 005, #1 0  1h 30m 25.75s  ( +1m 09.09s ) 54 Elf Team Tyrrell
8 Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM P160C, #7 0  1h 30m 38.11s  ( +1m 21.45s ) 54 Marlboro BRM
9 François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #2 0   53 Elf Team Tyrrell
10 Niki Lauda March 721G, #4 0   53 STP March Racing Team
11 Tim Schenken Surtees TS9B, #24 0   52 Team Surtees
12 Ronnie Peterson March 721G, #5 0   52 STP March Racing Team
13 Peter Gethin BRM P160C, #6 0   51 Marlboro BRM
14 Andrea De Adamich Surtees TS9B, #11 0   51 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
15 Rolf Stommelen Eifelland March E21, #27 0   48 Team Eifelland Caravans
nc Carlos Pace March 711, #23 0   46 Team Williams Motul
nc Nanni Galli Tecno PA123/3, #15 0   45 Martini Racing Team
ab Graham Hill Brabham BT37, #16 0  Fuel injection 36 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham BT34, #28 0  Brakes 31 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Mike Beuttler March 721G, #3 0  Fuel injection 24 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
ab François Migault Connew PC1, #29 0  Suspension 22 Darnval Connew Racing Team
ab Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #18 0  Fuel injection 20 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT37, #17 0  Fuel injection 14 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #19 0  Fuel injection 13 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Dave Walker Lotus 72D, #21 0  Engine 6 John Player Team Lotus
np Henri Pescarolo March 721, #22 0  Accident   Team Williams Motul
f John Surtees Surtees TS9, #26 0  Not present   Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
f Chris Amon Matra MS120C, #30 0  Engine   Equipe Matra Sports
f Reine Wisell BRM P160C, #8 0  Not present   Marlboro BRM

Qualifying Results for the 1972 Austria Grand Prix on the Österreichring circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #31 1'35''97 John Player Team Lotus
2 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2, #19 1'36''04 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 005, #1 1'36''35 Elf Team Tyrrell
4 Peter Revson McLaren M19C, #14 1'36''63 Yardley Team McLaren
5 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT37, #17 1'37''15 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
6 Chris Amon Matra MS120D, #10 1'37''16 Equipe Matra Sports
7 Denny Hulme McLaren M19C, #12 1'37''20 Yardley Team McLaren
8 Tim Schenken Surtees TS9B, #24 1'37''25 Team Surtees
9 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #18 1'37''33 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
10 Howden Ganley BRM P160C, #9 1'37''55 Marlboro BRM
11 Ronnie Peterson March 721G, #5 1'37''58 STP March Racing Team
12 Mike Hailwood Surtees TS9B, #25 1'37''77 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
13 Andrea De Adamich Surtees TS9B, #11 1'38''08 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
14 Graham Hill Brabham BT37, #16 1'38''14 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
15 Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham BT34, #28 1'38''25 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
16 Peter Gethin BRM P160C, #6 1'38''48 Marlboro BRM
17 Rolf Stommelen Eifelland March E21, #27 1'38''62 Team Eifelland Caravans
18 Carlos Pace March 711, #23 1'38''62 Team Williams Motul
19 Dave Walker Lotus 72D, #21 1'38''81 John Player Team Lotus
20 François Cevert Tyrrell 002, #2 1'38''85 Elf Team Tyrrell
21 Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM P160C, #7 1'38''89 Marlboro BRM
22 Niki Lauda March 721G, #4 1'39''04 STP March Racing Team
23 Nanni Galli Tecno PA123/3, #15 1'39''13 Martini Racing Team
24 Mike Beuttler March 721G, #3 1'39''92 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
25 Henri Pescarolo March 721, #22 1'40''28 Team Williams Motul
26 François Migault Connew PC1, #29 1'43''88 Darnval Connew Racing Team
0 Reine Wisell BRM P160C, #8 0 Marlboro BRM
0 John Surtees Surtees TS9, #26 0 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
0 Chris Amon Matra MS120C, #30 0 Equipe Matra Sports

List of all cars for the 1972 Austria Grand Prix on the Österreichring circuit

Matra MS120C

Matra MS72 V12 3.0

Connew PC1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Eifelland March E21

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 711

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tecno PA123/3

Tecno Series-P F12 3.0

Matra MS120D

Matra MS72 V12 3.0

Tyrrell 002

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 005

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 721

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160C

BRM P142 V12 3.0

March 721G

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B2

Ferrari 001/1 F12 3.0

McLaren M19C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT37

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 72D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0