1977 United States Grand Prix

The 1977 USA East Grand Prix was Round 15 of the 1977 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Watkins Glen, United States on Sunday, 2 October 1977. James Hunt started on pole position in the McLaren Ford and was the race winner.

1977 USA East Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
11James HuntGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear591:58:23.2671:58:23.267--1:52.8905919
25Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus FordGoodyear59+2.0261:58:25.293+2.026+2.0261:53.4035946
320Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaWolf FordGoodyear59+1:18.8791:59:42.146+1:18.879+1:16.8531:58.3324094
411Niki LaudaAustriaFerrariGoodyear59+1:40.6152:00:03.882+1:40.615+21.7361:58.9243573
522Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandEnsign FordGoodyear59+1:48.1382:00:11.405+1:48.138+7.5231:57.40143192
612Carlos ReutemannArgentinaFerrariGoodyear58+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:59.3925561
726Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier MatraGoodyear58+1 lap1 lap1:59.7875810
824Rupert KeeganGreat BritainHesketh FordGoodyear58+1 lap1 lap1:59.1555820
916Jean-Pierre JarierFranceShadow FordGoodyear58+1 lap1 lap1:58.2605516
1030Brett LungerUnited StatesMcLaren FordGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps1 lap1:58.3835617
1118Hans BinderAustriaSurtees FordGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps1:57.7795625
127John WatsonGreat BritainBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps1:57.901453
1328Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear57+2 laps2 laps18
144Patrick DepaillerFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear56+3 laps3 laps1 lap2:01.344568
159Alex RibeiroBrazilMarch FordGoodyear56+3 laps3 laps23
163Ronnie PetersonSwedenTyrrell FordGoodyear56+3 laps3 laps1:51.854565
1725Ian AshleyGreat BritainHesketh FordGoodyear55+4 laps4 laps1 lap1:58.4555522
1827Patrick NèveBelgiumMarch FordGoodyear55+4 laps4 laps2:02.6305524
1919Vittorio BrambillaItalySurtees FordGoodyear54+5 laps5 laps1 lap2:01.0154911
DNF15Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenaultMichelin30Alternator2:03.5642114
DNF6Gunnar NilssonSwedenLotus FordGoodyear17Accident2:03.437712
DNF8Hans-Joachim StuckGermanyBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear14Accident2:00.69972
DNF10Ian ScheckterSouth AfricaMarch FordGoodyear10Accident2:05.665521
DNF2Jochen MassGermanyMcLaren FordGoodyear8Fuel Pump2:01.131715
DNF14Danny OngaisUnited StatesPenske FordGoodyear6Accident2:06.808626
DNF17Alan JonesAustraliaShadow FordGoodyear3Accident2:06.528313
DNQ23Patrick TambayFranceEnsign FordGoodyear