1974 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Dijon-Prenois circuit. Full information

1974 France Grand Prix poster

1974 France Grand Prix poster

1974 France Grand Prix

1974 France Grand Prix is 244th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Dijon-Prenois circuit. Niki Lauda won the pole position, Ronnie Peterson won this race. This was his 6th victory. Niki Lauda and Clay Regazzoni also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 80 laps (263 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1974 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1974 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1974 France Grand Prix

56th victory for the Lotus team
6th victory for the Ronnie Peterson
15th podium for the Ronnie Peterson
5th podium for the Niki Lauda
14th podium for the Clay Regazzoni

1974 France Grand Prix

1974 France Grand Prix

Lotus 72E - 1974 France Grand Prix winner

Lotus 72E - 1974 France Grand Prix winner

1974 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Ronnie Peterson 9.00  1h 21m 55.02s  ( 192.722 km/h ) 80 John Player Team Lotus
2 Niki Lauda 6.00  1h 22m 15.38s  ( +20.36s ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Clay Regazzoni 4.00  1h 22m 22.86s  ( +27.84s ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Jody Scheckter 3.00  1h 22m 23.13s  ( +28.11s ) 80 Elf Team Tyrrell
5 Jacky Ickx 2.00  1h 22m 32.56s  ( +37.54s ) 80 John Player Team Lotus
6 Denny Hulme 1.00  1h 22m 33.16s  ( +38.14s ) 80 Marlboro Team Texaco
7 Mike Hailwood 0   79 Yardley Team McLaren
8 Patrick Depailler 0   79 Elf Team Tyrrell
9 Arturo Merzario 0   79 Frank Williams Racing Cars
10 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 0   79 Team Motul BRM
11 Vittorio Brambilla 0   79 March Engineering
12 Jean-Pierre Jarier 0   79 UOP Shadow Racing Team
13 Graham Hill 0   78 Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
14 François Migault 0   78 Team Motul BRM
15 Guy Edwards 0   77 Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
16 John Watson 0   76 John Goldie Racing with Hexagon
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Oil leak 27 Marlboro Team Texaco
ab Carlos Reutemann 0  Handling 24 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Jochen Mass 0  Clutch 4 Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees
ab Henri Pescarolo 0  Clutch 1 Team Motul BRM
ab Tom Pryce 0  Collision 1 UOP Shadow Racing Team
nq Rikky Von Opel 0     Motor Racing Developments Ltd
nq Hans Joachim Stuck 0     March Engineering
nq José Dolhem 0     Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees
nq Jean-Pierre Jabouille 0     Frank Williams Racing Cars
nq Vern Schuppan 0     Team Ensign
nq Leo Kinnunen 0     AAW Racing Team
ab James Hunt 0  Collision 0 Hesketh Racing
nq Carlos Pace 0     John Goldie Racing with Hexagon
f Jacques Laffite 0  Not present   Token Racing
nq Gérard Larrousse 0     Scuderia Finotto

Qualifying Results for the 1974 France Grand Prix on the Dijon-Prenois circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Niki Lauda 0'58''79 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
2 Ronnie Peterson 0'59''08 John Player Team Lotus
3 Tom Pryce 0'59''11 UOP Shadow Racing Team
4 Clay Regazzoni 0'59''13 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Emerson Fittipaldi 0'59''20 Marlboro Team Texaco
6 Mike Hailwood 0'59''22 Yardley Team McLaren
7 Jody Scheckter 0'59''32 Elf Team Tyrrell
8 Carlos Reutemann 0'59''36 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
9 Patrick Depailler 0'59''43 Elf Team Tyrrell
10 James Hunt 0'59''51 Hesketh Racing
11 Denny Hulme 0'59''54 Marlboro Team Texaco
12 Jean-Pierre Jarier 0'59''59 UOP Shadow Racing Team
13 Jacky Ickx 1'00''00 John Player Team Lotus
14 John Watson 1'00''02 John Goldie Racing with Hexagon
15 Arturo Merzario 1'00''16 Frank Williams Racing Cars
16 Vittorio Brambilla 1'00''26 March Engineering
17 Jean-Pierre Beltoise 1'00''36 Team Motul BRM
18 Jochen Mass 1'00''48 Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees
19 Henri Pescarolo 1'00''67 Team Motul BRM
20 Guy Edwards 1'00''68 Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
21 Graham Hill 1'00''73 Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
22 François Migault 1'00''86 Team Motul BRM
23 Vern Schuppan 1'01''24 Team Ensign
24 Carlos Pace 1'01''35 John Goldie Racing with Hexagon
25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille 1'01''52 Frank Williams Racing Cars
26 Rikky Von Opel 1'01''79 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
27 Hans Joachim Stuck 1'01''60 March Engineering
28 José Dolhem 1'01''70 Bang & Olufsen Team Surtees
29 Leo Kinnunen 1'03''15 AAW Racing Team
30 Gérard Larrousse 1'03''27 Scuderia Finotto
0 Jacques Laffite 0 Token Racing

List of all cars for the 1974 France Grand Prix on the Dijon-Prenois circuit

Tyrrell 006

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Iso-Marlboro FW

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 007

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P201

BRM P200 V12 3.0

Shadow DN3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Token RJ02

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312B3-74

Ferrari 001/11 F12 3.0

Hesketh 308

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P160E

BRM P142 V12 3.0

Brabham BT42

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 741

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lola T370

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT44

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N174

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 72E

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS16

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0