1974 Belgian Grand Prix

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Race details
Race 5 of 15 in the 1974 Formula One season
Circuit Nivelles-Baulers
Circuit Nivelles-Baulers
Date 12 May 1974
Location Brussels, Belgium
Course Permanent racing facility
3.72 km (2.314 mi)
Pole position
Driver Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari
Time 1:09.82[1]
Fastest lap
Driver New Zealand Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford
Time 1:11.31[2] on lap 37
Podium
First Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi McLaren-Ford
Second Austria Niki Lauda Ferrari
Third South Africa Jody Scheckter Tyrrell-Ford

The 1974 Belgian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Nivelles on May 12, 1974.

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 5 Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi McLaren-Ford 85 1:44:20.57 4 9
2 12 Austria Niki Lauda Ferrari 85 + 0.35 3 6
3 3 South Africa Jody Scheckter Tyrrell-Ford 85 + 45.61 2 4
4 11 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 85 + 52.02 1 3
5 14 France Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM 85 + 1:08.05 7 2
6 6 New Zealand Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford 85 + 1:10.54 12 1
7 33 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood McLaren-Ford 84 + 1 Lap 13  
8 26 United Kingdom Graham Hill Lola-Ford 83 + 2 Laps 29  
9 10 Italy Vittorio Brambilla March-Ford 83 + 2 Laps 31  
10 41 Australia Tim Schenken Trojan-Ford 83 + 2 Laps 23  
11 28 United Kingdom John Watson Brabham-Ford 83 + 2 Laps 19  
12 27 United Kingdom Guy Edwards Lola-Ford 82 + 3 Laps 21  
13 17 France Jean-Pierre Jarier Shadow-Ford 82 + 3 Laps 17  
14 21 Netherlands Gijs Van Lennep Iso Marlboro-Ford 82 + 3 Laps 30  
15 22 Australia Vern Schuppan Ensign-Ford 82 + 3 Laps 14  
16 37 France François Migault BRM 82 + 3 Laps 25  
17 34 Belgium Teddy Pilette Brabham-Ford 81 +4 Laps 27  
18 16 United Kingdom Brian Redman Shadow-Ford 80 Engine 18  
Ret 2 Belgium Jacky Ickx Lotus-Ford 72 Overheating 16  
Ret 42 United Kingdom Tom Pryce Token-Ford 66 Collision 20  
Ret 7 Argentina Carlos Reutemann Brabham-Ford 62 Engine 24  
Ret 1 Sweden Ronnie Peterson Lotus-Ford 56 Fuel Leak 5  
Ret 4 France Patrick Depailler Tyrrell-Ford 53 Brakes 28  
Ret 19 Germany Jochen Mass Surtees-Ford 53 Suspension 26  
Ret 43 France Gérard Larrousse Brabham-Ford 53 Tyre 11  
Ret 18 Brazil Carlos Pace Surtees-Ford 50 Handling 8  
Ret 8 Liechtenstein Rikky von Opel Brabham-Ford 49 Engine 22  
Ret 24 United Kingdom James Hunt Hesketh-Ford 45 Accident 9  
Ret 20 Italy Arturo Merzario Iso Marlboro-Ford 29 Transmission 6  
Ret 15 France Henri Pescarolo BRM 12 Collision 15  
Ret 9 Germany Hans Joachim Stuck March-Ford 6 Clutch 10  
DNQ 44 Finland Leo Kinnunen Surtees-Ford        

Notes[edit]

  • This was the last of 2 races at the Nivelles-Baulers circuit; the Belgian Grand Prix moved to Zolder and stayed there until 1984.

Standings after the race[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lang, Mike (1983). Grand Prix! Vol 3. Haynes Publishing Group. p. 28. ISBN 0-85429-380-9. 
  2. ^ Lang, Mike (1983). Grand Prix! Vol 3. Haynes Publishing Group. p. 30. ISBN 0-85429-380-9. 

Unless otherwise indicated, all race results are taken from "The Official Formula 1 website". Retrieved 2007-06-15. 

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