1972 Spanish Grand Prix

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Race details
Race 3 of 12 in the 1972 Formula One season
Jarama Permanent Circuit (1967-1990)
Jarama Permanent Circuit (1967-1990)
Date May 1, 1972
Official name XVIII Gran Premio de España
Location Circuito Permanente del Jarama, Madrid, Spain
Course Race track
3.404 km (2.115 mi)
Distance 90 laps, 306.360 km (190.363 mi)
Pole position
Driver Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari
Time 1:18.43
Fastest lap
Driver Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari
Time 1:21.01
Podium
First Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Ford
Second Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari
Third Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari

The 1972 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One race held at Jarama on May 1, 1972. It was the third race of the 1972 Formula One season.

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 5 Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Ford 90 2:03:41.2 3 9
2 4 Belgium Jacky Ickx Ferrari 90 + 18.92 1 6
3 6 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 89 + 1 Lap 8 4
4 26 Italy Andrea de Adamich Surtees-Ford 89 + 1 Lap 13 3
5 20 United States Peter Revson McLaren-Ford 89 + 1 Lap 11 2
6 29 Brazil Carlos Pace March-Ford 89 + 1 Lap 16 1
7 22 Brazil Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham-Ford 88 + 2 Laps 14  
8 12 Australia Tim Schenken Surtees-Ford 88 + 2 Laps 18  
9 21 Australia Dave Walker Lotus-Ford 87 Out of Fuel 24  
10 18 United Kingdom Graham Hill Brabham-Ford 86 + 4 Laps 23  
11 14 France Henri Pescarolo March-Ford 86 + 4 Laps 19  
Ret 1 United Kingdom Jackie Stewart Tyrrell-Ford 69 Accident 4  
Ret 9 New Zealand Chris Amon Matra 66 Gearbox 6  
Ret 3 France François Cevert Tyrrell-Ford 65 Ignition 12  
Ret 8 United Kingdom Peter Gethin BRM 65 Engine 21  
Ret 11 New Zealand Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford 48 Gearbox 2  
Ret 25 New Zealand Howden Ganley BRM 38 Engine 20  
Ret 10 Sweden Reine Wisell BRM 24 Accident 10  
Ret 7 United States Mario Andretti Ferrari 23 Oil Pressure 5  
Ret 15 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood Surtees-Ford 20 Electrical 15  
Ret 2 Sweden Ronnie Peterson March-Ford 16 Fuel Leak 9  
Ret 16 Germany Rolf Stommelen March-Ford 15 Accident 17  
Ret 19 France Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM 9 Gearbox 7  
Ret 24 Austria Niki Lauda March-Ford 7 Differential 25  
Ret 28 Spain Alex Soler-Roig BRM 6 Accident 22  
DNQ 23 United Kingdom Mike Beuttler March-Ford        

Notes[edit]

  • Last Race: Alex Soler-Roig

Championship standings after the race[edit]

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

References[edit]


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1972 South African Grand Prix
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