1972 Season

standings

Drivers' Championship

Pos   Driver Car (Team) Tyres Points GP ST PP FL 1 2 3 4 5 6 BS/BF
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus Ford 72D (Lotus; World Wide Racing) F 61 12 12 3 5 2 1 1/1
2 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell Ford 003; 004; 005; 006 (Tyrrell) G 45 11 11 2 4 4 1 1 1/1
3 Denny Hulme McLaren Ford M19A; M19C (McLaren) G 39 12 12 1 1 2 4 1 2/1
4 Jacky Ickx Ferrari 312B2 (Ferrari) F 27 12 12 4 3 1 2 1 1 1/1
5 Peter Revson McLaren Ford M19A; M19C (McLaren) G 23 9 9 1 1 3 1 1 1/2
6 François Cevert Tyrrell Ford 002; 004; 005; 006 (Tyrrell) G 15 12 12 2 1 4/2
6 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312B2 (Ferrari) F 15 10 10 1 1 1 1 2/2
8 Mike Hailwood Surtees Ford TS9B; TS14 (Rob Walker) F 13 10 10 1 1 2 1 4/2
9 Ronnie Peterson March Ford 721; 721X; 721G (March) G 12 12 12 1 1 2 1 3/3
9 Chris Amon Matra MS120C; MS120D (Matra) G 12 12 11 1 2 1 1 1 3 1/3
11 Jean-Pierre Beltoise BRM P160B; P180; P160C (BRM) F 9 11 11 1 1 4/1
12 Mario Andretti Ferrari 312B2 (Ferrari) F 4 5 5 1 1 5/4
12 Howden Ganley BRM P160B; P180; P160C (BRM) F 4 11 10 1 1 10/4
12 Brian Redman McLaren Ford M19A (McLaren)
BRM P180 (BRM)
G
F
4 3
1
3
1






2

10/5
24/ret
12 Graham Hill Brabham Ford BT33; BT37 (Brabham) G 4 12 12 1 2 13/5
16 Carlos Reutemann Brabham Ford BT34; BT37 (Brabham) G 3 10 10 1 1 1/4
16 Andrea de Adamich Surtees Ford TS9B (Surtees) F 3 12 12 1 10/4
16 Carlos Pace March Ford 711 (Williams) G 3 11 11 1 1 11/5
19 Tim Schenken Surtees Ford TS9B; TS14 (Surtees) F 2 12 12 1 5/5
20 Arturo Merzario Ferrari 312B2 (Ferrari) F 1 2 2 1 9/6
20 Peter Gethin BRM P160B; P180; P160C (BRM) F 1 11 10 1 5/6
Wilson Fittipaldi Brabham Ford BT33; BT34 (Brabham) G 0 10 10 11/7
Niki Lauda March Ford 721; 721X; 721G (March) G 0 12 12 19/7
Patrick Depailler Tyrrell Ford 004 (Tyrrell) G 0 2 2 11/7
Helmut Marko BRM P153; P153B; P160B (BRM) F 0 5 5 6/8
Mike Beuttler March Ford 721G (Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie) F 0 10 9 21/8
Henri Pescarolo March Ford 721 (Williams)
Politoys Ford FX3 (Williams)
G
G
0 11
1
8
1








9/8
26/ret
David Walker Lotus Ford 72D (Lotus) F 0 10 10 12/9
Jody Scheckter McLaren Ford M19A (McLaren) G 0 1 1 8/9
Rolf Stommelen Eifelland Ford 21 (Eifelland) G 0 8 8 14/10
Reine Wisell BRM P153; P160B; P160C (BRM)
Lotus Ford 72D (Lotus)
F
F
0 6
2
6
2








10/12
16/10
Sam Posey Surtees Ford TS9B (Champcarr) G 0 1 1 23/12
Nanni Galli Tecno PA123 (Martini)
Ferrari 312B2 (Ferrari)
F
F
0 4
1
4
1








18/nc
19/13
John Love Surtees Ford TS9 (Gunston) F 0 1 1 26/16
Skip Barber March Ford 711 (Gene Mason) G 0 2 2 20/16
Alex Soler-Roig BRM P160B (BRM) F 0 2 2 21/ret
Dave Charlton Lotus Ford 72D (Scuderia Scribante) F 0 4 3 17/ret
Jackie Oliver BRM P160B (BRM) F 0 1 1 14/ret
Derek Bell Tecno PA123 (Martini) F 0 5 2 25/ret
François Migault Connew Ford PC1 (Connew) F 0 2 1 25/ret
John Surtees Surtees Ford TS14 (Surtees) F 0 2 1 19/ret
Bill Brack BRM P180 (BRM) F 0 1 1 23/ret
William Ferguson Surtees Ford TS9 (Gunston)
Brabham Ford BT33 (Gunston)
F
F
0 1
1









dns
dns
Vern Schuppan BRM P153B (BRM) F 0 1 dns

Championship points awarded to the top six finishers in each race on an 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis.
Only the best 5 results from the first 6 races and the best 5 results from the last 6 races counted towards the Championship.

 

Constructors' Championship

Pos   Constructor Tyres Points GP ST PP FL 1 2 3 4 5 6 BS/BF
1 Lotus Ford F 61 12 12 3 5 2 1 1/1
2 Tyrrell Ford G 51 12 12 2 4 4 3 2 1/1
3 McLaren Ford G 47 (49) 12 12 1 1 1 3 7 1 4 1/1
4 Ferrari F 33 12 12 4 3 1 3 2 2 2 2 1/1
5 Surtees Ford F; G 18 12 12 1 1 3 1 1 4/2
6 March Ford G; F 15 12 12 1 1 3 2 3/3
7 BRM F 14 12 12 1 1 1 2 4/1
8 Matra G 12 12 11 1 2 1 1 1 3 1/3
9 Brabham Ford G; F 7 12 12 1 1 1 2 1/4
Eifelland Ford G 0 8 8 14/10
Tecno F 0 8 6 18/nc
Politoys Ford G 0 1 1 26/ret
Connew Ford F 0 2 1 25/ret

Championship points awarded to the top six finishers in each race on an 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis.
Only the best 5 results from the first 6 races and the best 5 results from the last 6 races counted towards the Championship.
One constructor only received points for its highest placed car in each race.

 

Legend
GP – Grand Prix; ST – starts; PP – pole positions; FL – fastest laps; 1–10 – finish places; BS – best start; BF – best finish;
nc – not classified; ret – retired; dsq – disqualified; dns – did not start; dnq – did not qualify; dnpq – did not pre-qualify; ex – excluded

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