1973 Britain Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Silverstone circuit. Full information

1973 Britain Grand Prix poster

1973 Britain Grand Prix poster

1973 Britain Grand Prix

1973 Britain Grand Prix is 229th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Silverstone circuit. Ronnie Peterson won the pole position, Peter Revson won this race. This was his 1st victory. Ronnie Peterson and Denny Hulme also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 67 laps (316 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1973 France Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1973 Netherlands Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1973 Britain Grand Prix

7th victory for the McLaren team
1st victory for the Peter Revson
6th podium for the Peter Revson
10th podium for the Ronnie Peterson
31st podium for the Denny Hulme

Peter Revson - Winner of the 1973 Britain Grand Prix

Peter Revson - Winner of the 1973 Britain Grand Prix

1973 Britain Grand Prix

1973 Britain Grand Prix

McLaren M23 - 1973 Britain Grand Prix winner

McLaren M23 - 1973 Britain Grand Prix winner

1973 Britain Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Peter Revson 9.00  1h 29m 18.5s  ( 212.054 km/h ) 67 Yardley Team McLaren
2 Ronnie Peterson 6.00  1h 29m 21.3s  ( +02.8s ) 67 John Player Team Lotus
3 Denny Hulme 4.00  1h 29m 21.5s  ( +03.0s ) 67 Yardley Team McLaren
4 James Hunt 3.00  1h 29m 21.9s  ( +03.4s ) 67 Hesketh Racing
5 François Cevert 2.00  1h 29m 55.1s  ( +36.6s ) 67 Elf Team Tyrrell
6 Carlos Reutemann 1.00  1h 30m 03.2s  ( +44.7s ) 67 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
7 Clay Regazzoni 0  1h 30m 30.2s  ( +1m 11.7s ) 67 Marlboro BRM
8 Jacky Ickx 0  1h 30m 35.9s  ( +1m 17.4s ) 67 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
9 Howden Ganley 0   66 Frank Williams Racing Cars
10 Jackie Stewart 0   66 Elf Team Tyrrell
11 Mike Beuttler 0   65 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
12 Niki Lauda 0   63 Marlboro BRM
13 Rikky Von Opel 0   61 Team Ensign
ab Wilson Fittipaldi 0  Oil line 44 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Drive shaft 36 John Player Team Lotus
ab John Watson 0  Throttle 36 Ceramica Pagnossin Team MRD
ab Graham Hill 0  Steering 24 Embassy Racing
ab Chris Amon 0  Oil pressure 6 Martini Racing
f Arturo Merzario 0  Not present   Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Andrea De Adamich 0  Pile-up 0 Ceramica Pagnossin Team MRD
ab Roger Williamson 0  Pile-up 0 STP March Racing Team
ab George Follmer 0  Pile-up 0 UOP Shadow Racing Team
ab Jackie Oliver 0  Collision 0 UOP Shadow Racing Team
np David Purley 0  Accident   LEC Refrigeration Racing
ab Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0  Pile-up 0 Marlboro BRM
ab Mike Hailwood 0  Pile-up 0 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Carlos Pace 0  Pile-up 0 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
ab Graham Mcrae 0  Throttle 0 Frank Williams Racing Cars
ab Jody Scheckter 0  Pile-up 0 Yardley Team McLaren
ab Jochen Mass 0  Pile-up 0 Team Surtees

Qualifying Results for the 1973 Britain Grand Prix on the Silverstone circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ronnie Peterson 1'16''3 John Player Team Lotus
2 Denny Hulme 1'16''5 Yardley Team McLaren
3 Peter Revson 1'16''5 Yardley Team McLaren
4 Jackie Stewart 1'16''7 Elf Team Tyrrell
5 Emerson Fittipaldi 1'16''7 John Player Team Lotus
6 Jody Scheckter 1'16''9 Yardley Team McLaren
7 François Cevert 1'17''3 Elf Team Tyrrell
8 Carlos Reutemann 1'17''4 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
9 Niki Lauda 1'17''4 Marlboro BRM
10 Clay Regazzoni 1'17''5 Marlboro BRM
11 James Hunt 1'17''6 Hesketh Racing
12 Mike Hailwood 1'18''0 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
13 Wilson Fittipaldi 1'18''1 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
14 Jochen Mass 1'18''3 Team Surtees
15 Carlos Pace 1'18''3 Brooke Bond Oxo Team Surtees
16 David Purley 1'18''4 LEC Refrigeration Racing
17 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 1'18''4 Marlboro BRM
18 Howden Ganley 1'18''6 Frank Williams Racing Cars
19 Jacky Ickx 1'18''9 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
20 Andrea De Adamich 1'19''1 Ceramica Pagnossin Team MRD
21 Rikky Von Opel 1'19''2 Team Ensign
22 Roger Williamson 1'19''5 STP March Racing Team
23 John Watson 1'20''1 Ceramica Pagnossin Team MRD
24 Mike Beuttler 1'20''1 Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie Racing
25 George Follmer 1'20''3 UOP Shadow Racing Team
26 Jackie Oliver 1'20''3 UOP Shadow Racing Team
27 Graham Hill 1'20''5 Embassy Racing
28 Graham Mcrae 1'20''8 Frank Williams Racing Cars
29 Chris Amon 1'21''0 Martini Racing
0 Arturo Merzario 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC

List of all cars for the 1973 Britain Grand Prix on the Silverstone circuit

Surtees TS14A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N173

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Iso-Marlboro IR

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160E

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Brabham BT37

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tecno PA123/6

Tecno Series-P F12 3.0

Tyrrell 006

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT42

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B3

Ferrari 001/11 F12 3.0

Lotus 72E

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 731

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0