FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1997 Round 08 France

The 1997 French Grand Prix was Round 8 of the 1997 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Magny-Cours, France on Sunday, 29 June 1997. Michael Schumacher started on pole position for Ferrari and was the race winner.

Grand Prix De France 1997 Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
15Michael SchumacherGermanyFerrariGoodyear721:38:50.492--1:17.91037185.63910
24Heinz-Harald FrentzenGermanyWilliams RenaultGoodyear721:39:14.029+23.537+23.5371:18.13646184.9056
36Eddie IrvineGreat BritainFerrariGoodyear721:40:05.293+1:14.801+51.2641:19.02920183.3264
43Jacques VilleneuveCanadaWilliams RenaultGoodyear721:40:12.276+1:21.784+6.9831:18.64927183.1133
57Jean AlesiFranceBenetton RenaultGoodyear721:40:13.227+1:22.735+0.9511:19.05527183.0842
611Ralf SchumacherGermanyJordan PeugeotGoodyear721:40:20.363+1:29.871+7.1361:19.22527182.8671
710David CoulthardGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesGoodyear711:38:40.5631 lap1 lap1:19.31737183.366
816Johnny HerbertGreat BritainSauber PetronasGoodyear711:39:35.8861 lap+55.3231:20.84540181.668
912Giancarlo FisichellaItalyJordan PeugeotGoodyear711:40:16.2441 lap+40.3581:19.22534180.449
1014Jarno TrulliItalyProst Mugen HondaBridgestone701:39:26.4832 laps1 lap1:19.41732179.390
1120Ukyo KatayamaJapanMinardi HartBridgestone701:40:01.9732 laps+35.4901:20.53426178.329
121Damon HillGreat BritainArrows YamahaBridgestone691:39:10.5793 laps1 lap1:20.43442177.298
DNF19Mika SaloFinlandTyrrell FordGoodyear611:24:52.8911:20.38531183.123
DNF8Alexander WurzAustriaBenetton RenaultGoodyear601:21:29.9321:18.68435187.595
DNF2Pedro DinizBrazilArrows YamahaBridgestone581:21:21.9761:20.55755181.633
DNF17Norberto FontanaArgentinaSauber PetronasGoodyear4057:38.2471:19.84935176.774
DNF22Rubens BarrichelloBrazilStewart FordBridgestone3649:25.0431:18.78127185.538
DNF23Jan MagnussenDenmarkStewart FordBridgestone3345:41.9161:19.91232183.897
DNF9Mika HakkinenFinlandMcLaren MercedesGoodyear1824:16.3951:20.15314188.637
DNF18Jos VerstappenNetherlandsTyrrell FordGoodyear1520:51.6361:22.03415182.825
DNF15Shinji NakanoJapanProst Mugen HondaBridgestone79:42.1471:20.6627182.823
DNF21Tarso MarquesBrazilMinardi HartBridgestone57:08.8361:22.3254176.828