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1972 South African Grand Prix


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Formula One race number 2 of 12
Saturday, March 4, 1972 at Kyalami Circuit, Kyalami, South Africa
79 laps on a 4.104 kilometer road course (324.2 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:45:49.1
Average Speed: 183.836 kph
Pole Time: 77 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 14.1
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1972 Formula One results   /   1972 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 512   Denny Hulme Yardley Team McLarenMcLaren M19A / Ford Cosworth DFV791:45:49.124
2 38   Emerson Fittipaldi John Player Team LotusLotus 72D / Ford Cosworth DFV79+14.112
31214   Peter Revson Yardley Team McLarenMcLaren M19A / Ford Cosworth DFV79+25.80
4 67   Mario Andretti Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2 / Ferrari 001/179+38.50
5 93   Ronnie Peterson STP March Racing TeamMarch 721 / Ford Cosworth DFV79+49.00
61419   Graham Hill Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33 / Ford Cosworth DFV78+1 lap0
7214   Niki Lauda STP March Racing TeamMarch 721 / Ford Cosworth DFV78+1 lap0
8 75   Jacky Ickx Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2 / Ferrari 001/178+1 lap0
9 82   Francois Cevert Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 002 / Ford Cosworth DFV78+1 lap0
10199   David Walker John Player Team LotusLotus 72D / Ford Cosworth DFV78+1 lap0
112221   Henri Pescarolo Team Williams-MotulMarch 721 / Ford Cosworth DFV78+1 lap0
12 26   Clay Regazzoni Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2 / Ferrari 001/177+2 laps0
132525   Rolf Stommelen Team Eifelland CaravansEifelland March 21 / Ford Cosworth DFV77+2 laps0
142324   Helmut Marko Marlboro-BRMBRM P153 / BRM P14276+3 laps0
151315   Chris Amon Equipe MatraMatra-Simca MS120C / Matra MS7176+3 laps0
ret2627   John Love Team GunstonSurtees TS9 / Ford Cosworth DFV73spun off0
172422   Carlos Pace Team Williams-MotulMarch 711 / Ford Cosworth DFV73+6 laps0
nc1623   Howden Ganley Marlboro-BRMBRM P160B / BRM P14270+9 laps0
nc2018   Andrea de Adamich Ceramica Pagnossin Team SurteesSurtees TS9B / Ford Cosworth DFV69+10 laps0
nc1811   Peter Gethin Marlboro-BRMBRM P160B / BRM P14265+14 laps0
ret1110   Jean-Pierre Beltoise Marlboro-BRMBRM P160B / BRM P14261engine0
ret 11   Jackie Stewart Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 003 / Ford Cosworth DFV45gearbox43
ret 417   Mike Hailwood Brooke Bond Oxo Team SurteesSurtees TS9B / Ford Cosworth DFV28suspension0
ret1520   Carlos Reutemann Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT34 / Ford Cosworth DFV27fuel system0
ret1016   Tim Schenken Rob Walker-Team SurteesSurtees TS9B / Ford Cosworth DFV9engine0
ret1726   Dave Charlton Scuderia ScribanteLotus 72D / Ford Cosworth DFV2fuel pump0
dns2728   William Ferguson Team GunstonBrabham BT33 / Ford Cosworth DFV0did not start0

Fastest Lap: 187.255 kph by Mike Hailwood

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Denny Hulme111
  Jackie Stewart24443
  Emerson Fittipaldi455612
  Denny Hulme577923