Formula 1 World Championship 1972 Round 05 Belgium

The 1972 Belgian Grand Prix was Round 5 of the 1972 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Nivelles circuit in Belgium on Sunday, 4 June 1972. Emerson Fittipaldi started on pole position in the Lotus Ford and was the race winner.

1972 Belgian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedGridPoints
132Emerson FittipaldiBrazilLotus FordFirestone851:44:06.7001:44:06.700--182.40019
28Francois CevertFranceTyrell FordGoodyear85+26.6001:44:33.300+26.600+26.600181.60056
39Denny HulmeNew ZealandMcLaren FordGoodyear85+58.1001:45:04.800+58.100+31.500180.70034
434Mike HailwoodGreat BritainSurtees FordFirestone85+1:12.0001:45:18.700+1:12.000+13.900180.30083
516Carlos PaceBrazilMarch FordGoodyear84+1 lap1 lap1 lap112
65Chris AmonNew ZealandMatraGoodyear84+1 lap1 lap1:12.12066131
710Peter RevsonUnited StatesMcLaren FordGoodyear83+2 laps2 laps1 lap7
825Howden GanleyNew ZealandBRMFirestone83+2 laps2 laps15
911Ronnie PetersonSwedenMarch FordGoodyear83+2 laps2 laps14
1027Helmut MarkoAustriaBRMFirestone83+2 laps2 laps23
116Rolf StommelenGermanyEifelland FordGoodyear83+2 laps2 laps20
1212Niki LaudaAustriaMarch FordGoodyear82+3 laps3 laps1 lap25
1319Carlos ReutemannArgentinaBrabham FordGoodyear81+4 laps4 laps1 lap9
1433Dave WalkerAustraliaLotus FordFirestone79+6 laps6 laps2 laps12
DNF17Graham HillGreat BritainBrabham FordGoodyear73Suspension16
NC15Henri PescaroloFranceMarch FordGoodyear59+26 laps19
DNF30Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandFerrariFirestone57Accident2
DNF36Andrea de AdamichItalySurtees FordFirestone55Engine10
DNF22Nanni GalliItalyTecnoFirestone54Accident24
DNF29Jacky IckxBelgiumFerrariFirestone47Injection4
DNF14Mike BeuttlerGreat BritainMarch FordGoodyear31Halfshaft22
DNF18Wilson FittipaldiBrazilBrabham FordGoodyear28Gearbox18
DNF24Peter GethinGreat BritainBRMFirestone27Fuel pump17
DNF23Jean-Pierre BeltoiseFranceBRMFirestone15Overheating6
DNF35Tim SchenkenAustraliaSurtees FordFirestone11Overheating21