1977 Argentina Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Buenos Aires circuit. Full information

1977 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1977 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1977 Argentina Grand Prix

1977 Argentina Grand Prix is 281st Formula 1 race. Passed at the Buenos Aires circuit. James Hunt won the pole position, Jody Scheckter won this race. This was his 5th victory. Carlos Pace and Carlos Reutemann also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 53 laps (316 km).

Previous race: 1976 Japan Grand Prix
Next race: 1977 Brazil Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1977 Argentina Grand Prix

1st victory for the Wolf team
5th victory for the Jody Scheckter
15th podium for the Jody Scheckter
6th podium for the Carlos Pace
13th podium for the Carlos Reutemann

1977 Argentina Grand Prix

1977 Argentina Grand Prix

Wolf WR1 - 1977 Argentina Grand Prix winner

Wolf WR1 - 1977 Argentina Grand Prix winner

1977 Argentina Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jody Scheckter 9.00  1h 40m 11.19s  ( 189.429 km/h ) 53 Walter Wolf Racing
2 Carlos Pace 6.00  1h 40m 54.43s  ( +43.24s ) 53 Martini Racing
3 Carlos Reutemann 4.00  1h 40m 57.21s  ( +46.02s ) 53 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Emerson Fittipaldi 3.00  1h 41m 06.67s  ( +55.48s ) 53 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
5 Mario Andretti 2.00  Wheel bearing 51 John Player Team Lotus
6 Clay Regazzoni 1.00   51 Team Tissot Ensign with Castrol
7 Vittorio Brambilla 0  Fuel injection 48 Beta Team Surtees
ab Ian Scheckter 0  Battery 45 Team Rothmans Internationnal
nc Tom Pryce 0   45 Shadow Racing Team
ab John Watson 0  Clutch 41 Martini Racing
ab Alex Ribeiro 0  Gearbox 39 Hollywood March Racing
nc Jacques Laffite 0   37 Ligier Gitanes
ab Patrick Depailler 0  Overheating 32 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab James Hunt 0  Accident 31 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Jochen Mass 0  Engine 28 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Ronnie Peterson 0  Spin 28 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Ingo Hoffmann 0  Engine 22 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
ab Niki Lauda 0  Engine 20 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Hans Binder 0  Chassis 18 Durex Team Surtees
ab Renzo Zorzi 0  Gearbox 2 Shadow Racing Team
np Gunnar Nilsson 0  Car race by team mate   John Player Team Lotus
f Larry Perkins 0  Car unavailable   Stanley BRM

List of all cars for the 1977 Argentina Grand Prix on the Buenos Aires circuit

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN8

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N177

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar FD04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P207

BRM P202 V12 3.0

Tyrrell P34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS19

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 78

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN5B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT45

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0

Ligier JS7

Matra MS76 V12 3.0

Ferrari 312T2

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Wolf WR1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 761B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0