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1971 United States Grand Prix


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Formula One race number 11 of 11
Sunday, October 3, 1971 at Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY
59 laps on a 5.435 kilometer road course (320.7 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:43:51.99
Average Speed: 185.237 kph
Pole Time: 102.642 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 40.062 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1971 Formula One results   /   1971 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 59   Francois Cevert Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 002 / Ford Cosworth DFV591:43:51.99146
2 614   Jo Siffert Yardley Team BRMBRM P160 / BRM P14259+40.0620
31125   Ronnie Peterson STP March Racing TeamMarch 711 / Ford Cosworth DFV59+44.0700
41216   Howden Ganley Yardley Team BRMBRM P160 / BRM P14259+56.7490
5 18   Jackie Stewart Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 003 / Ford Cosworth DFV59+60.00313
6 45   Clay Regazzoni Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2 / Ferrari 001/159+76.4260
71822   Graham Hill Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT34 / Ford Cosworth DFV58+1 lap0
81012   Jean-Pierre Beltoise Equip Matra SportsMatra-Simca MS120B / Matra MS1258+1 lap0
92115   Peter Gethin Yardley Team BRMBRM P160 / BRM P14258+1 lap0
102231   David Hobbs Penske-White RacingMcLaren M19A / Ford Cosworth DFV58+1 lap0
112627   Andrea de Adamich STP March Racing TeamMarch 711 / Alfa Romeo T3357+2 laps0
12 811   Chris Amon Equip Matra SportsMatra-Simca MS120B / Matra MS1257+2 laps0
131617   Helmut Marko Yardley Team BRMBRM P160 / BRM P14257+2 laps0
142428   John Cannon Yardley Team BRMBRM P153 / BRM P14256+3 laps0
ret1420   Mike Hailwood Team SurteesSurtees TS9A / Ford Cosworth DFV54crash0
ret2829   Jo Bonnier Ecurie BonnierMcLaren M7C / Ford Cosworth DFV54out of fuel0
171318   John Surtees Rob Walker Team SurteesSurtees TS9A / Ford Cosworth DFV54+5 laps0
nc2533   Skip Barber Gene Mason RacingMarch 711 / Ford Cosworth DFV52+7 laps0
ret 732   Jacky Ickx Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B / Ferrari 001/149alternator0
nc 22   Emerson Fittipaldi Gold Leaf Team LotusLotus 72D / Ford Cosworth DFV49+10 laps0
nc2930   Pete Lovely Pete Lovely Volkswagen Inc.Lotus 69 Special / Ford Cosworth DFV49+10 laps0
ret 37   Denny Hulme Bruce McLaren Motor RacingMcLaren M19A / Ford Cosworth DFV47crash0
ret1523   Tim Schenken Motor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33 / Ford Cosworth DFV41engine0
ret2724   Chris Craft Ecurie EvergreenBrabham BT33 / Ford Cosworth DFV30suspension0
ret2019   Henri Pescarolo Frank Williams Racing CarsMarch 711 / Ford Cosworth DFV23engine0
ret1721   Sam Posey Team SurteesSurtees TS9 / Ford Cosworth DFV15piston0
ret2326   Nanni Galli STP March Racing TeamMarch 711 / Ford Cosworth DFV11wheel0
ret 93   Reine Wisell Gold Leaf Team LotusLotus 72D / Ford Cosworth DFV5brakes0
ret1910   Peter Revson Elf Team TyrrellTyrrell 001 / Ford Cosworth DFV1clutch0
dns306   Mario Andretti Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2 / Ferrari 001/10did not start0
dns3131   Mark Donohue Penske-White RacingMcLaren M19A / Ford Cosworth DFV0did not start0
dns3219   Gijs van Lennep Team SurteesSurtees TS9 / Ford Cosworth DFV0did not start0

Fastest Lap: 189.091 kph by Jacky Ickx

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jackie Stewart11313
  Francois Cevert145946