FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1997 Round 12 Belgium

The 1997 Belgian Grand Prix was Round 12 of the 1997 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium on Sunday, 24 August 1997. Jacques Villeneuve started on pole position in the Williams Renault and Michael Schumacher was the race winner for Ferrari.

1997 Belgian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
15Michael SchumacherGermanyFerrariGoodyear441:33:46.717--1:55.34041196.14910
212Giancarlo FisichellaItalyJordan PeugeotGoodyear441:34:13.470+26.753+26.7531:54.68839195.2216
34Heinz-Harald FrentzenGermanyWilliams RenaultGoodyear441:34:18.864+32.147+5.3941:53.87443195.0354
416Johnny HerbertGreat BritainSauber PetronasGoodyear441:34:25.742+39.025+6.8781:53.61544194.7983
53Jacques VilleneuveCanadaWilliams RenaultGoodyear441:34:28.820+42.103+3.0781:52.69243194.6922
68Gerhard BergerAustriaBenetton RenaultGoodyear441:34:50.458+1:03.741+21.6381:53.64943193.9521
72Pedro DinizBrazilArrows YamahaBridgestone441:35:12.648+1:25.931+22.1901:53.65242193.198
87Jean AlesiFranceBenetton RenaultGoodyear441:35:28.725+1:42.008+16.0771:55.34830192.656
917Gianni MorbidelliItalySauber PetronasGoodyear441:35:29.299+1:42.582+0.5741:54.81839192.637
106Eddie IrvineGreat BritainFerrariGoodyear431:33:07.8601 lap1 lap1:55.29029193.024
1119Mika SaloFinlandTyrrell FordGoodyear431:33:47.5401 lap+39.6801:56.91943191.663
1223Jan MagnussenDenmarkStewart FordBridgestone431:33:58.7601 lap+11.2201:55.72641191.281
131Damon HillGreat BritainArrows YamahaBridgestone421:32:22.0152 laps1 lap1:54.07441190.094
1420Ukyo KatayamaJapanMinardi HartBridgestone421:33:10.0212 laps+48.0061:55.41341188.462
1514Jarno TrulliItalyProst Mugen HondaBridgestone421:35:02.6672 laps+1:52.6461:55.15237184.739
DSQ9Mika HakkinenFinlandTyrrell FordGoodyear441:34:17.5731:54.17543195.079
DNF18Jos VerstappenNetherlandsJordan PeugeotGoodyear2557:51.6251:59.40916180.626
DNF11Ralf SchumacherGermanyMcLaren MercedesGoodyear2150:20.2381:57.78416174.399
DNF10David CoulthardGreat BritainMinardi HartBridgestone1945:20.3751:59.16916175.180
DNF21Tarso MarquesBrazilStewart FordBridgestone1844:13.8282:02.75316170.121
DNF22Rubens BarrichelloBrazilProst Mugen HondaBridgestone822:06.4112:16.8045151.253
DNF15Shinji NakanoJapan515:12.0812:19.1615137.454