Formula 1 World Championship 1973 Round 01 Argentina

The 1973 Argentine Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1973 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Sunday, 28 January 1973. Clay Regazzoni started on pole position for BRM and Emerson Fittipaldi was the race winner in the Lotus Ford.

1973 Argentine Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
12Emerson FittipaldiBrazilLotus FordGoodyear961:56:18.2201:56:18.220--1:11.2207929
28Francois CevertFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear96+4.6901:56:22.910+4.690+4.6901:11.97066
36Jackie StewartGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear96+33.1901:56:51.410+33.190+28.5001:11.94044
418Jacky IckxBelgiumFerrariGoodyear96+42.5701:57:00.790+42.570+9.3801:11.90033
514Denny HulmeNew ZealandMcLaren FordGoodyear95+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:12.54082
612Wilson FittipaldiBrazilBrabham FordGoodyear95+1 lap1 lap1:13.080131
732Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandBRMFirestone93+3 laps3 laps2 laps1:11.4601
816Peter RevsonUnited StatesMcLaren FordGoodyear92+4 laps4 laps1 lap1:12.37011
920Arturo MerzarioItalyFerrariGoodyear92+4 laps4 laps1:13.88014
1022Mike BeuttlerGreat BritainMarch FordGoodyear90Suspension6 laps2 laps1:15.18018
DNF24Jean-Pierre JarierFranceMarch FordGoodyear84Radiator1:14.25017
DNF30Jean-Pierre BeltoiseFranceBRMFirestone79Engine1:12.0907
NCL38Howden GanleyNew ZealandIso Marlboro FordFirestone79+17 laps1:15.15019
DNF4Ronnie PetersonSwedenLotus FordGoodyear67Oil pressure1:12.0705
DNF34Niki LaudaAustriaBRMFirestone66Oil pressure1:13.07013
DNF10Carlos ReutemannArgentinaBrabham FordGoodyear16Gearbox1:12.9809
DNF26Mike HailwoodGreat BritainSurtees FordFirestone10Halfshaft1:13.75010
DNF28Carlos PaceBrazilSurtees FordFirestone10Suspension1:13.57015
DNF36Nanni GalliItalyIso Marlboro FordFirestone0Engine16