1997 Argentina Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Buenos Aires circuit. Full information

1997 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1997 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1997 Argentina Grand Prix

1997 Argentina Grand Prix is 600th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Buenos Aires circuit. Jacques Villeneuve won the pole position and this race. This was his 6th victory. Eddie Irvine and Ralf Schumacher also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 72 laps (307 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1997 Brazil Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1997 San Marino Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1997 Argentina Grand Prix

97th victory for the Williams team
6th victory for the Jacques Villeneuve
13th podium for the Jacques Villeneuve
3rd podium for the Eddie Irvine
1st podium for the Ralf Schumacher

Jacques Villeneuve - Winner of the 1997 Argentina Grand Prix

Jacques Villeneuve - Winner of the 1997 Argentina Grand Prix

1997 Argentina Grand Prix

1997 Argentina Grand Prix

Williams FW19 - 1997 Argentina Grand Prix winner

Williams FW19 - 1997 Argentina Grand Prix winner

1997 Argentina Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jacques Villeneuve 10.00  1h 52m 01.715s  ( 164.234 km/h ) 72 Rothmans Williams Renault
2 Eddie Irvine 6.00  1h 52m 02.694s  ( +00.979s ) 72 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
3 Ralf Schumacher 4.00  1h 52m 13.804s  ( +12.089s ) 72 B&H Total Jordan Peugeot
4 Johnny Herbert 3.00  1h 52m 31.634s  ( +29.919s ) 72 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
5 Mika Hakkinen 2.00  1h 52m 32.066s  ( +30.351s ) 72 West McLaren Mercedes
6 Gerhard Berger 1.00  1h 52m 33.108s  ( +31.393s ) 72 Mild Seven Benetton Renault
7 Jean Alesi 0  1h 52m 48.074s  ( +46.359s ) 72 Mild Seven Benetton Renault
8 Mika Salo 0   71 PIAA Tyrrell
9 Jarno Trulli 0   71 Minardi F1 Team
10 Jan Magnussen 0  Oil pressure 66 HSBC Malaysia Stewart Ford
ab Nicola Larini 0  Spin 63 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
ab Pedro Diniz 0  Engine 50 Danka Arrows Yamaha
ab Shinji Nakano 0  Engine 49 Prost Gauloises Blondes
ab Jos Verstappen 0  Engine 43 PIAA Tyrrell
ab Ukyo Katayama 0  Spin 37 Minardi F1 Team
ab Damon Hill 0  Engine 33 Danka Arrows Yamaha
ab Giancarlo Fisichella 0  Collision 24 B&H Total Jordan Peugeot
ab Rubens Barrichello 0  Hydraulics 24 HSBC Malaysia Stewart Ford
ab Olivier Panis 0  Engine 18 Prost Gauloises Blondes
ab Heinz-Harald Frentzen 0  Clutch 5 Rothmans Williams Renault
ab Michael Schumacher 0  Collision 0 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab David Coulthard 0  Collision 0 West McLaren Mercedes

List of all cars for the 1997 Argentina Grand Prix on the Buenos Aires circuit

Williams FW19

Renault RS9 V10 3.0

Jordan 197

Peugeot A14 V10 3.0

Minardi M197

Hart 830 AV7 V8 3.0

Arrows A18

Yamaha OX11A V10 3.0

McLaren MP4/12

Mercedes FO 110E V10 3.0

Tyrrell 025

Ford Cosworth ED4 V8 3.0

Benetton B197

Renault RS9 V10 3.0

Sauber C16

Petronas SPE-01 V10 3.0

Stewart SF01

Ford Cosworth JD Zetec-R V10 3.0

Ferrari F310B

Ferrari 046/2 V10 3.0

Prost JS45

Mugen Honda MF-301HB V10 3.0