1973 Brazil Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Interlagos circuit. Full information

1973 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1973 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1973 Brazil Grand Prix

1973 Brazil Grand Prix is 222nd Formula 1 race. Passed at the Interlagos circuit. Ronnie Peterson won the pole position, Emerson Fittipaldi won this race. This was his 8th victory. Jackie Stewart and Denny Hulme also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 40 laps (318 km).

Previous race: 1973 Argentina Grand Prix
Next race: 1973 South Africa Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1973 Brazil Grand Prix

49th victory for the Lotus team
8th victory for the Emerson Fittipaldi
14th podium for the Emerson Fittipaldi
37th podium for the Jackie Stewart
29th podium for the Denny Hulme

1973 Brazil Grand Prix

1973 Brazil Grand Prix

Lotus 72D - 1973 Brazil Grand Prix winner

Lotus 72D - 1973 Brazil Grand Prix winner

1973 Brazil Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi 9.00  1h 43m 55.6s  ( 183.822 km/h ) 40 John Player Team Lotus
2 Jackie Stewart 6.00  1h 44m 09.1s  ( +13.5s ) 40 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 Denny Hulme 4.00  1h 45m 42.0s  ( +1m 46.4s ) 40 Yardley Team McLaren
4 Arturo Merzario 3.00   39 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Jacky Ickx 2.00   39 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Clay Regazzoni 1.00   39 Marlboro BRM
7 Howden Ganley 0   39 Frank Williams Racing Cars
8 Niki Lauda 0   38 Marlboro BRM
9 Nanni Galli 0   38 Frank Williams Racing Cars
10 François Cevert 0   38 Elf Team Tyrrell
11 Carlos Reutemann 0   38 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
12 Luiz Bueno 0   36 Team Surtees
ab Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0  Electrics 23 Marlboro BRM
ab Mike Beuttler 0  Overheating 18 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
ab Carlos Pace 0  Suspension 8 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Gearbox 7 STP March Racing Team
ab Mike Hailwood 0  Gearbox 6 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Ronnie Peterson 0  Wheel lost 5 John Player Team Lotus
ab Wilson Fittipaldi 0  Engine 5 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Peter Revson 0  Gearbox 3 Yardley Team McLaren
f Jackie Oliver 0  Car unavailable   UOP Shadow Racing Team
f George Follmer 0  Car unavailable   UOP Shadow Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1973 Brazil Grand Prix on the Interlagos circuit

Ferrari 312B2

Ferrari 001/1 F12 3.0

Lotus 72D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 006

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160C

BRM P142 V12 3.0

March 721G

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT37

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 005

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Iso-Marlboro FX3B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS14A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M19C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160D

BRM P142 V12 3.0