1977 Rome Grand Prix in Formula 2 at the Vallelunga circuit. Full information

1977 Rome Grand Prix

1977 Rome Grand Prix is 122nd Formula 2 race. Passed at the Vallelunga circuit. Bruno Giacomelli won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Didier Pironi and Eddie Cheever also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 65 laps (208 km).

Previous race: 1977 Eifelrennen
Next race: 1977 Pau Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1977 Rome Grand Prix

16th victory for the March Engineering team
1st victory for the Bruno Giacomelli
1st podium for the Bruno Giacomelli
1st podium for the Didier Pironi
4th podium for the Eddie Cheever

1977 Rome Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bruno Giacomelli March 772P, #3 9 1h 16m 57.36s 0 March Engineering
2 Didier Pironi Martini MK22, #5 6 1h 17m 41.88s 0 Equipe Renault Elf
3 Eddie Cheever Ralt RT1, #15 4 1h 17m 51.61s 0 Project 4 Racing
4 Alessandro Pesenti-Rossi March 772, #33 3 1h 17m 53.73s 0 AFMP Euroracing
5 Alberto Colombo March 772, #34 2 1h 18m 4.57s 0 AFMP Euroracing
6 Luciano Pavesi Ralt RT1, #52 1 64 laps 0 Luciano Pavesi
7 Marc Surer March 762, #40 0 64 laps 0 Hohmann Auto Technik
8 Riccardo Patrese Chevron B40, #17 0 64 laps 0 Trivellato Racing Team
9 Bernard De Dryver March 778, #27 0 64 laps 0 Bob Gerard Racing
10 Gaudenzio Mantova March 772, #39 0 63 laps 0 Gaudenzio Mantova
11 Ricardo Zunino March 772, #32 0 63 laps 0 AFMP Euroracing
12 Keke Rosberg Chevron B40, #21 0 63 laps 0 Fred Opert Racing
13 Gianfranco Brancatelli Ralt RT1, #11 0 62 laps 0 Minardi Team
14 Alex Ribeiro March 772, #31 0 61 laps 0 AFMP Euroracing
15 Freddy Kottulinsky Ralt RT1, #53 0 60 laps 0 Fritz Lochmann Racing
16 Ingo Hoffmann Ralt RT1, #16 0 59 laps Overheating 0 Project 4 Racing
0 Michel Leclere Elf 2J, #8 0 43 laps Handling 0 Willi Kauhsen Racing Team
0 Giancarlo Martini Martini MK22, #10 0 28 laps Engine 0 Minardi Team
0 René Arnoux Martini MK22, #4 0 5 laps Oil cooler 0 Equipe Renault Elf
0 Maurizio Flammini March 742, #1 0 4 laps Radiator 0 Scuderia Gulf Rondini
0 Lamberto Leoni Ralt RT1, #12 0 1 laps Clutch 0 Minardi Team
0 Klaus Ludwig Elf 2J, #9 0 19 laps Outside assistance 0 Willi Kauhsen Racing Team
0 Wink Bancroft Chevron B40, #22 0 0 laps 0 Fred Opert Racing
0 Alfonso Giordano March 762, #29 0 0 laps Outside assistance 0 Minardi Team
0 Xavier Lapeyre Martini MK19, #49 0 0 laps 0 Xavier Lapeyre
0 Andre Chevalley Chevron B35, #54 0 0 laps Handling 0 Ecurie Ouest Romand
0 Laurent Ferrier March 732, #55 0 0 laps Oil cooler 0 Laurent Ferrier
0 Guy Edwards Chevron B40, #56 0 0 laps Clutch 0 Ardmore Racing
0 Gianfranco Chevron B35, #59 0 0 laps Radiator 0 "Gianfranco"
0 Carlo Giorgio March 742, #60 0 0 laps Engine 0 Carlo Giorgio

Qualifying Results for the 1977 Rome Grand Prix on the Vallelunga circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bruno Giacomelli March 772P, #3 1m 9.02s March Engineering
2 Riccardo Patrese Chevron B40, #17 1m 9.76s Trivellato Racing Team
3 René Arnoux Martini MK22, #4 1m 9.91s Equipe Renault Elf
4 Luciano Pavesi Ralt RT1, #52 1m 9.93s Luciano Pavesi
5 Alex Ribeiro March 772, #31 1m 9.99s AFMP Euroracing
6 Alberto Colombo March 772, #34 1m 10.09s AFMP Euroracing
7 Alessandro Pesenti-Rossi March 772, #33 1m 10.19s AFMP Euroracing
8 Gaudenzio Mantova March 772, #39 1m 10.2s Gaudenzio Mantova
9 Eddie Cheever Ralt RT1, #15 1m 10.25s Project 4 Racing
10 Keke Rosberg Chevron B40, #21 1m 10.26s Fred Opert Racing
11 Didier Pironi Martini MK22, #5 1m 10.28s Equipe Renault Elf
12 Klaus Ludwig Elf 2J, #9 1m 10.28s Willi Kauhsen Racing Team
13 Maurizio Flammini March 742, #1 1m 10.51s Scuderia Gulf Rondini
14 Ingo Hoffmann Ralt RT1, #16 1m 10.6s Project 4 Racing
15 Giancarlo Martini Martini MK22, #10 1m 10.66s Minardi Team
16 Michel Leclere Elf 2J, #8 1m 10.8s Willi Kauhsen Racing Team
17 Gianfranco Brancatelli Ralt RT1, #11 1m 10.82s Minardi Team
18 Lamberto Leoni Ralt RT1, #12 1m 10.88s Minardi Team
19 Freddy Kottulinsky Ralt RT1, #53 1m 10.97s Fritz Lochmann Racing
20 Marc Surer March 762, #40 1m 11.06s Hohmann Auto Technik
21 Ricardo Zunino March 772, #32 1m 11.06s AFMP Euroracing
22 Bernard De Dryver March 778, #27 1m 11.07s Bob Gerard Racing
23 Guy Edwards Chevron B40, #56 1m 11.25s Ardmore Racing
24 Xavier Lapeyre Martini MK19, #49 1m 11.39s Xavier Lapeyre
25 Laurent Ferrier March 732, #55 1m 11.52s Laurent Ferrier
26 Wink Bancroft Chevron B40, #22 1m 12.11s Fred Opert Racing
27 Gianfranco Chevron B35, #59 1m 12.28s "Gianfranco"
28 Andre Chevalley Chevron B35, #54 1m 13.62s Ecurie Ouest Romand
29 Carlo Giorgio March 742, #60 1m 14.17s Carlo Giorgio
30 Alfonso Giordano March 762, #29 1m 15.42s Minardi Team

List of all cars for the 1977 Rome Grand Prix on the Vallelunga circuit

Ralt RT1

Hart

Martini MK22

Renault

Elf 2J

Renault

Ralt RT1

Ferrari