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1972 Formula 1 World Championship

1st
Emerson Fittipaldi
Lotus
61 pts
2nd
Jackie Stewart
Tyrrell
45 pts
3rd
Denny Hulme
McLaren
39 pts
1st
Lotus
61 pts
12
Races
Jan 23, 1972
Date first race
Oct 8, 1972
Date last race
FIT (5)
Most wins
ICK (4)
Most pole positions
FIT (8)
Most podiums
FIT (8), HUL (8)
Most in points
STE (4)
Most fastest laps
GET (7)
Most DNF

1972 standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus 5 8 61
2 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell 4 5 45 -16
3 Denny Hulme McLaren 1 7 39 -22
4 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 1 4 27 -34
5 Peter Revson McLaren 0 4 23 -38
6 François Cevert Tyrrell 0 2 15 -46
7 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 0 2 15 -46
8 Mike Hailwood Surtees 0 1 13 -48
9 Ronnie Peterson March 0 1 12 -49
10 Chris Amon Matra 0 1 12 -49
11 Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM 1 1 9 -52
12 Howden Ganley BRM 0 0 4 -57
13 Mario Andretti Ferrari 0 0 4 -57
14 Brian Redman BRM 0 0 4 -57
15 Graham Hill Brabham 0 0 4 -57
16 Andrea de Adamich Surtees 0 0 3 -58
17 Carlos Reutemann Brabham 0 0 3 -58
18 Carlos Pace March 0 0 3 -58
19 Tim Schenken Surtees 0 0 2 -59
20 Arturo Merzario Ferrari 0 0 1 -60
21 Peter Gethin BRM 0 0 1 -60
Pos. Constructor Engine Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Lotus Ford 5 8 61
2 Tyrrell Ford 4 7 51 -10
3 McLaren Ford 1 11 47 -14
4 Ferrari Ferrari 1 6 33 -28
5 Surtees Ford 0 1 18 -43
6 March Ford 0 1 15 -46
7 BRM BRM 1 1 14 -47
8 Matra Matra 0 1 12 -49
9 Brabham Ford 0 0 7 -54

1972 schedule

Race Date Winner 2nd 3rd Pole position
1 1972 Argentine Grand Prix Jan 23 #21 Jackie Stewart Denny Hulme Jacky Ickx Carlos Reutemann
2 1972 South African Grand Prix Mar 4 #12 Denny Hulme Emerson Fittipaldi Peter Revson Jackie Stewart
3 1972 Spanish Grand Prix May 1 #5 Emerson Fittipaldi Jacky Ickx Clay Regazzoni Jacky Ickx
4 1972 Monaco Grand Prix May 14 #17 Jean-Pierre Beltoise Jacky Ickx Emerson Fittipaldi Emerson Fittipaldi
5 1972 Belgian Grand Prix Jun 4 #32 Emerson Fittipaldi François Cevert Denny Hulme Emerson Fittipaldi
6 1972 French Grand Prix Jul 2 #4 Jackie Stewart Emerson Fittipaldi Chris Amon Chris Amon
7 1972 British Grand Prix Jul 15 #8 Emerson Fittipaldi Jackie Stewart Peter Revson Jacky Ickx
8 1972 German Grand Prix Jul 30 #4 Jacky Ickx Clay Regazzoni Ronnie Peterson Jacky Ickx
9 1972 Austrian Grand Prix Aug 13 #31 Emerson Fittipaldi Denny Hulme Peter Revson Emerson Fittipaldi
10 1972 Italian Grand Prix Sep 10 #6 Emerson Fittipaldi Mike Hailwood Denny Hulme Jacky Ickx
11 1972 Canadian Grand Prix Sep 24 #1 Jackie Stewart Peter Revson Denny Hulme Peter Revson
12 1972 United States Grand Prix Oct 8 #1 Jackie Stewart François Cevert Denny Hulme Jackie Stewart
Emerson Fittipaldi is the 1972 Formula 1 World Champion. Fittipaldi won 5 out of 12 races and scored a total of 61 points. With 16 points behind Jackie Stewart finished the season in second place and Denny Hulme as third. Lotus won the 1972 Formula 1 constructor championship, with a total of 61 points.

The season started with the 1972 Argentine Grand Prix on January 23. The last race of the season was the 1972 United States Grand Prix on October 8.