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. 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
Race Start: 11th February 1973

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 #1 - 1973 Brazil Grand Prix winner

1973 Brazil Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #1 9.00  1h 43m 55.6s  ( 183.822 km/h ) 40 John Player Team Lotus
2 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 005, #3 6.00  1h 44m 09.1s  ( +13.5s ) 40 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 Denny Hulme McLaren M19C, #7 4.00  1h 45m 42.0s  ( +1m 46.4s ) 40 Yardley Team McLaren
4 Arturo Merzario Ferrari 312B2, #10 3.00   39 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #9 2.00   39 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Clay Regazzoni BRM P160D, #14 1.00   39 Marlboro BRM
7 Howden Ganley Iso-Marlboro FX3B, #19 0   39 Frank Williams Racing Cars
8 Niki Lauda BRM P160C, #16 0   38 Marlboro BRM
9 Nanni Galli Iso-Marlboro FX3B, #20 0   38 Frank Williams Racing Cars
10 François Cevert Tyrrell 006, #4 0   38 Elf Team Tyrrell
11 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT37, #17 0   38 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
12 Luiz Bueno Surtees TS9B, #23 0   36 Team Surtees
ab Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM P160D, #15 0  Electrics 23 Marlboro BRM
ab Mike Beuttler March 721G, #12 0  Overheating 18 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
ab Carlos Pace Surtees TS14A, #6 0  Suspension 8 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier March 721G, #11 0  Gearbox 7 STP March Racing Team
ab Mike Hailwood Surtees TS14A, #5 0  Gearbox 6 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham BT37, #18 0  Engine 5 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Ronnie Peterson Lotus 72D, #2 0  Wheel lost 5 John Player Team Lotus
ab Peter Revson McLaren M19C, #8 0  Gearbox 3 Yardley Team McLaren
f Jackie Oliver Shadow DN1, #21 0  Car unavailable   UOP Shadow Racing Team
f George Follmer Shadow DN1, #22 0  Car unavailable   UOP Shadow Racing Team

Qualifying Results for the 1973 Brazil Grand Prix on the Interlagos circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 72D, #2 2'30''5 John Player Team Lotus
2 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 72D, #1 2'30''7 John Player Team Lotus
3 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2, #9 2'32''0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Clay Regazzoni BRM P160D, #14 2'32''4 Marlboro BRM
5 Denny Hulme McLaren M19C, #7 2'32''7 Yardley Team McLaren
6 Carlos Pace Surtees TS14A, #6 2'32''7 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
7 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT37, #17 2'32''9 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
8 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 005, #3 2'33''3 Elf Team Tyrrell
9 François Cevert Tyrrell 006, #4 2'33''4 Elf Team Tyrrell
10 Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM P160D, #15 2'33''5 Marlboro BRM
11 Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham BT37, #18 2'34''3 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
12 Peter Revson McLaren M19C, #8 2'34''3 Yardley Team McLaren
13 Niki Lauda BRM P160C, #16 2'35''1 Marlboro BRM
14 Mike Hailwood Surtees TS14A, #5 2'35''5 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
15 Jean-Pierre Jarier March 721G, #11 2'37''6 STP March Racing Team
16 Howden Ganley Iso-Marlboro FX3B, #19 2'37''6 Frank Williams Racing Cars
17 Arturo Merzario Ferrari 312B2, #10 2'37''7 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
18 Nanni Galli Iso-Marlboro FX3B, #20 2'38''7 Frank Williams Racing Cars
19 Mike Beuttler March 721G, #12 2'39''9 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
20 Luiz Bueno Surtees TS9B, #23 2'42''5 Team Surtees
0 Jackie Oliver Shadow DN1, #21 0 UOP Shadow Racing Team
0 George Follmer Shadow DN1, #22 0 UOP Shadow Racing Team

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

Tyrrell 006

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 005

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 72D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT37

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M19C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B2

Ferrari 001/1 F12 3.0

March 721G

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS14A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160D

BRM P142 V12 3.0

BRM P160C

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Iso-Marlboro FX3B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS9B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0