(settings) | Login Skip Navigation LinksRSC Home > Races > Spa 1000 Kilometres 1972
Event: Grand Prix de SpaDate: 7.5.1972
Track: Circuit National de Francorchamps (Belgium), 14.100 kmsOrganiser: Royal Automobile Club de Spa

Spa 1000 Kilometres

Weather:intermittent rain
Start time:13:00
Grid:2-2-2, PP left
Distance:1000 kilometres
Attendance:60000
Entered:54
Practiced:32
Qualified:29
Started:28
Finished:15
Classified:18
Classes:PractStartClass
Sports 3000665
Sports 200014117
Grand Touring10106
Touring210
Pre-race sessions:
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 300 minutes on 4-5/5
Winners:
Overall:3Ferrari 312 PBRedman / Merzario
Sports 2000:11Chevron B21 FordHine / Bridges
Grand Touring:42De Tomaso PanteraJacquemin / Deprez
Fastest Laps:
Overall:1Ferrari 312 PBJacky Ickx (B)3:20.700252.915 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:1Ferrari 312 PBJacky Ickx (B)3:20.400253.293 km/h
Sports 2000:11Chevron B21 FordHine / Bridges3:49.800
Grand Touring:43De Tomaso PanteraMüller / Chasseuil3:55.900
Touring:62BMW 2800 CSPankl / Ertl4:07.800
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Chevron (9), Porsche (6), Ferrari (4), De Tomaso (2), Chevrolet (2)
Top engines by numbers:Ford (14), Porsche (7), Ferrari (4), Chevrolet (2)
Top car types by numbers:Chevron B21 (5), Porsche 911 (5), Chevron B19 (4)
Driver nationalities:GB (17), D (10), B (7), F (7), CH (5), A (2), E (2), IRL (2)
Team nationalities:GB (11), D (5), I (3), CH (2)
Most used colours:red (39%), blue (21%), yellow (21%), white (7%), orange (4%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (70%), rear-engined (18%), front-engined (12%)
Oldest known drivers:Claude Ballot-Léna (36), Brian Redman (35), Erwin Kremer (33)
Youngest known drivers:Peter Smith (19), Harald Ertl (24), Jacky Ickx (27)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Spa 1000 Kilometres 1972Entry List - Spa 1000 Kilometres 1972Schedule of Events - Spa 1000 Kilometres 1972Track Map - Spa 1000 Kilometres 1972
Random Photo
278T - Alpine A110 Renault - "Ro"
Donations
Recommended
News