Formula 1 World Championship 1973 Round 15 United States

The 1973 United States Grand Prix was Round 15 of the 1973 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Watkins Glen, United States on Sunday, 7 October 1973. Ronnie Peterson started on pole position in the Lotus Ford and was the race winner.

1973 United States Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
12Ronnie PetersonSwedenLotus FordGoodyear591:41:15.7991:41:15.779--1:41.7304319
227James HuntGreat BritainMarch FordFirestone59+0.6681:41:16.447+0.668+0.6681:41.6525846
310Carlos ReutemannArgentinaBrabham FordGoodyear59+22.9301:41:38.709+22.930+22.2621:41.6854924
47Denny HulmeNew ZealandMcLaren FordGoodyear59+50.2261:42:06.005+50.226+27.2961:41.9854683
58Peter RevsonUnited StatesMcLaren FordGoodyear59+1:20.3671:42:36.146+1:20.367+30.1411:42.5734272
61Emerson FittipaldiBrazilLotus FordGoodyear59+1:47.9451:43:03.724+1:47.945+27.5781:41.9233731
726Jacky IckxBelgiumIso Marlboro FordFirestone58+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:43.5534823
819Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandBRMFirestone58+1 lap1 lap1:42.8015715
920Jean-Pierre BeltoiseFranceBRMFirestone58+1 lap1 lap1:42.8625614
1015Mike BeuttlerGreat BritainMarch FordGoodyear58+1 lap1 lap1:43.7723626
1118Jean-Pierre JarierFranceMarch FordGoodyear57Accident2 laps1 lap1:43.7524717
1225Howden GanleyNew ZealandIso Marlboro FordFirestone57+2 laps2 laps1:43.2515419
1312Graham HillGreat BritainShadow FordGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps1:43.3265618
1416George FollmerUnited StatesShadow FordGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps1:45.952820
1517Jackie OliverGreat BritainShadow FordGoodyear55+4 laps4 laps2 laps1:45.583922
164Arturo MerzarioItalyFerrariGoodyear55+4 laps4 laps1:42.7172911
NCL11Wilson FittipaldiBrazilBrabham FordGoodyear52+7 laps1:45.9942125
DNF0Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaMcLaren FordGoodyear39Suspension1:42.3383010
DNF30Jochen MassGermanySurtees FordFirestone35Engine1:43.6822116
DNF21Niki LaudaAustriaBRMFirestone35Fuel pump1:44.2213021
DNF23Mike HailwoodGreat BritainSurtees FordFirestone34Suspension1:42.790336
DNF24Carlos PaceBrazilSurtees FordFirestone32Suspension1:42.878309
DNF9John WatsonGreat BritainBrabham FordGoodyear7Engine1:46.429724
DSQ31Brian RedmanGreat BritainShadow FordGoodyear5Disqualified1:46.720413
DNF28Rikky von OpelLiechtensteinEnsign FordFirestoneThrottle27
WIT5Jackie StewartGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyearWithdrew5
WIT29Chris AmonNew ZealandTyrrell FordGoodyearWithdrew12
DNS6Francois CevertFranceTyrrell FordGoodyearFatal accident