1977 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Zolder circuit. Full information

1977 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1977 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1977 Belgium Grand Prix

1977 Belgium Grand Prix is 287th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Zolder circuit. Mario Andretti won the pole position, Gunnar Nilsson won this race. This was his 1st victory. Niki Lauda and Ronnie Peterson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 70 laps (298 km).

Previous race: 1977 Monaco Grand Prix
Next race: 1977 Sweden Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1977 Belgium Grand Prix

61st victory for the Lotus team
1st victory for the Gunnar Nilsson
3rd podium for the Gunnar Nilsson
27th podium for the Niki Lauda
19th podium for the Ronnie Peterson

1977 Belgium Grand Prix

1977 Belgium Grand Prix

Lotus 78 - 1977 Belgium Grand Prix winner

Lotus 78 - 1977 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1977 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Gunnar Nilsson 9.00  1h 55m 05.71s  ( 155.527 km/h ) 70 John Player Team Lotus
2 Niki Lauda 6.00  1h 55m 19.90s  ( +14.19s ) 70 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Ronnie Peterson 4.00  1h 55m 25.66s  ( +19.95s ) 70 Elf Team Tyrrell
4 Vittorio Brambilla 3.00  1h 55m 30.69s  ( +24.98s ) 70 Beta Team Surtees
5 Alan Jones 2.00  1h 56m 21.18s  ( +1m 15.47s ) 70 Shadow Racing Team
6 Hans Joachim Stuck 1.00   69 Martini Racing
7 James Hunt 0   69 Marlboro Team McLaren
8 Patrick Depailler 0   69 Elf Team Tyrrell
9 Harald Ertl 0   69 Hesketh Racing
10 Patrick Neve 0   68 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
11 Jean-Pierre Jarier 0   68 ATS Racing Team
12 Larry Perkins 0   67 Team Surtees
13 David Purley 0   67 LEC Refrigeration Racing
14 Arturo Merzario 0   65 Team Merzario
15 Boy Hayje 0   63 RAM Racing/F&S Properties
ab Jody Scheckter 0  Oil pump 62 Walter Wolf Racing
ab Jochen Mass 0  Accident 39 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Engine 32 Ligier Gitanes
ab Clay Regazzoni 0  Engine 29 Team Tissot Ensign with Castrol
ab Carlos Reutemann 0  Accident 14 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Rupert Keegan 0  Collision 14 Penthouse Rizla Racing
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Accident 12 Shadow Racing Team
ab Ian Scheckter 0  Spin 8 Team Rothmans Internationnal
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Electrics 2 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
ab Mario Andretti 0  Collision 0 John Player Team Lotus
ab John Watson 0  Collision 0 Martini Racing
nq Alex Ribeiro 0     Hollywood March Racing
f Jacky Ickx 0  Not present   Team Tissot Ensign with Castrol
np Brett Lunger 0  Engine   Chesterfield Racing
f Mikko Kozarowitsky 0  Car unavailable   RAM Racing/F&S Properties
nq Conny Andersson 0     Rotary Watches Stanley BRM
nq Emilio De Villota 0     Iberia Airlines
nq Bernard De Dryver 0     British Formula 1 Racing Team
nq Hector Rebaque 0     Hesketh Racing with Rizla Penthouse
f Loris Kessel 0  Not present   Jolly Club Switzerland

Qualifying Results for the 1977 Belgium Grand Prix on the Zolder circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Mario Andretti 1'24''64 John Player Team Lotus
2 John Watson 1'26''18 Martini Racing
3 Gunnar Nilsson 1'26''45 John Player Team Lotus
4 Jody Scheckter 1'26''48 Walter Wolf Racing
5 Patrick Depailler 1'26''71 Elf Team Tyrrell
6 Jochen Mass 1'26''81 Marlboro Team McLaren
7 Carlos Reutemann 1'26''85 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
8 Ronnie Peterson 1'26''95 Elf Team Tyrrell
9 James Hunt 1'27''04 Marlboro Team McLaren
10 Jacques Laffite 1'27''05 Ligier Gitanes
11 Niki Lauda 1'27''11 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
12 Vittorio Brambilla 1'27''23 Beta Team Surtees
13 Clay Regazzoni 1'27''28 Team Tissot Ensign with Castrol
14 Arturo Merzario 1'27''33 Team Merzario
15 Riccardo Patrese 1'27''35 Shadow Racing Team
16 Emerson Fittipaldi 1'27''47 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
17 Alan Jones 1'27''55 Shadow Racing Team
18 Hans Joachim Stuck 1'27''75 Martini Racing
19 Rupert Keegan 1'28''02 Penthouse Rizla Racing
20 David Purley 1'28''10 LEC Refrigeration Racing
21 Ian Scheckter 1'28''50 Team Rothmans Internationnal
22 Brett Lunger 1'28''51 Chesterfield Racing
23 Larry Perkins 1'28''53 Team Surtees
24 Patrick Neve 1'28''67 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
25 Harald Ertl 1'29''02 Hesketh Racing
26 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1'29''11 ATS Racing Team
27 Boy Hayje 1'29''46 RAM Racing/F&S Properties
28 Emilio De Villota 1'30''12 Iberia Airlines
29 Conny Andersson 1'30''24 Rotary Watches Stanley BRM
30 Alex Ribeiro 1'30''24 Hollywood March Racing
31 Bernard De Dryver 1'30''42 British Formula 1 Racing Team
32 Hector Rebaque 1'33''30 Hesketh Racing with Rizla Penthouse
0 Jacky Ickx 0 Team Tissot Ensign with Castrol
0 Mikko Kozarowitsky 0 RAM Racing/F&S Properties
0 Loris Kessel 0 Jolly Club Switzerland

List of all cars for the 1977 Belgium Grand Prix on the Zolder circuit

McLaren M26

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

LEC CRP1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar F5

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Wolf WR1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell P34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Hesketh 308E

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T2

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Ensign N177

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Penske PC4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT45B

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0

March 761B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS7

Matra MS76 V12 3.0

Shadow DN8

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 78

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Apollon Fly

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 761

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P207

BRM P202 V12 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS19

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0