1971 United States Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
United States
Circuit
Round
11
Laps
59
Pole
Fastest Lap
Ickx, 1m 43.474s
1971 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

4

Francois Cevert

9

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 002-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 43m 51.991s

9

2

5

Jo Siffert

14

Yardley Team BRM

BRM P160 (Firestone)

1h 44m 32.053s

6

3

9

Ronnie Peterson

25

STP March Racing Team

March 711-Ford (Firestone)

1h 44m 36.061s

4

4

9

Howden Ganley

16

Yardley Team BRM

BRM P160 (Firestone)

1h 44m 48.74s

3

5

4

Jackie Stewart

8

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 003-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 44m 51.994s

2

6

2

Clay Regazzoni

5

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312B2 (Firestone)

1h 45m 8.417s

1

7

13

Graham Hill

22

Motor Racing Developments

Brabham BT34-Ford (Goodyear)

58 laps

0

8

3

Jean-Pierre Beltoise

12

Equipe Matra Sports

Matra-Simca MS120B (Goodyear)

58 laps

0

9

14

Peter Gethin

15

Yardley Team BRM

BRM P160 (Firestone)

58 laps

0

10

14

David Hobbs

31

Penske-White Racing

McLaren M19A-Ford (Goodyear)

58 laps

0

11

17

Andrea de Adamich

27

STP March Racing Team

March 711-Alfa Romeo (Firestone)

57 laps

0

12

3

Chris Amon

11

Equipe Matra Sports

Matra-Simca MS120B (Goodyear)

57 laps

0

13

4

Helmut Marko

17

Yardley Team BRM

BRM P160 (Firestone)

57 laps

0

14

12

John Cannon

28

Yardley Team BRM

BRM P153 (Firestone)

56 laps

0

15

Mike Hailwood

20

Team Surtees

Surtees TS9-Ford (Firestone)

54 laps Accident

0

16

15

Jo Bonnier

29

Ecurie Bonnier

McLaren M7C-Ford (Goodyear)

54 laps Out of fuel

0

17

3

John Surtees

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS9B-Ford (Firestone)

54 laps

0

DNS

Gijs van Lennep

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS9-Ford (Firestone)

0

DNS

Mark Donohue

31

Penske-White Racing

McLaren M19A-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Mario Andretti

6

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312B2 (Firestone)

0

NC

Pete Lovely

30

Pete Lovely Volkswagen

Lotus 69-Ford (Firestone)

49 laps Not classified

0

NC

Skip Barber

33

Gene Mason Racing

March 711-Ford (Firestone)

52 laps Not classified

0

NC

Emerson Fittipaldi

2

Gold Leaf Team Lotus

Lotus 72D-Ford (Firestone)

49 laps Not classified

0

R

Reine Wisell

3

Gold Leaf Team Lotus

Lotus 72D-Ford (Firestone)

5 laps Accident

0

R

Chris Craft

24

Motor Racing Developments

Brabham BT33-Ford (Goodyear)

30 laps Suspension

0

R

Tim Schenken

23

Motor Racing Developments

Brabham BT33-Ford (Goodyear)

41 laps Engine

0

R

Sam Posey

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS9-Ford (Firestone)

15 laps Engine

0

R

Denny Hulme

7

Bruce McLaren Motor Racing

McLaren M19A-Ford (Goodyear)

47 laps Spun

0

R

Henri Pescarolo

21

Frank Williams Racing Cars

March 711-Ford (Goodyear)

23 laps Engine

0

R

Nanni Galli

26

STP March Racing Team

March 711-Ford (Firestone)

11 laps Wheel

0

R

Jacky Ickx

32

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312B (Firestone)

49 laps Alternator

0

R

Peter Revson

10

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 001-Ford (Goodyear)

Clutch

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Jackie Stewart

Elf Team Tyrrell

1m 42.642s

2

Emerson Fittipaldi

Gold Leaf Team Lotus

1m 42.659s

3

Denny Hulme

Bruce McLaren Motor Racing

1m 42.925s

4

Clay Regazzoni

Scuderia Ferrari

1m 43.002s

5

Francois Cevert

Elf Team Tyrrell

1m 43.152s

6

Mario Andretti

Scuderia Ferrari

1m 43.195s

7

Jo Siffert

Yardley Team BRM

1m 43.468s

8

Jacky Ickx

Scuderia Ferrari

1m 43.843s

9

Chris Amon

Equipe Matra Sports

1m 43.97s

10

Reine Wisell

Gold Leaf Team Lotus

1m 44.024s

11

Jean-Pierre Beltoise

Equipe Matra Sports

1m 44.067s

12

Ronnie Peterson

STP March Racing Team

1m 44.193s

13

Howden Ganley

Yardley Team BRM

1m 44.43s

14

John Surtees

Team Surtees

1m 44.908s

15

Mike Hailwood

Team Surtees

1m 45.094s

16

Tim Schenken

Motor Racing Developments

1m 45.11s

17

Helmut Marko

Yardley Team BRM

1m 45.204s

18

Sam Posey

Team Surtees

1m 45.267s

19

Mark Donohue

Penske-White Racing

1m 45.378s

20

Graham Hill

Motor Racing Developments

1m 45.448s

21

Peter Revson

Elf Team Tyrrell

1m 45.515s

22

Henri Pescarolo

Frank Williams Racing Cars

1m 45.568s

23

Peter Gethin

Yardley Team BRM

1m 45.729s

24

David Hobbs

Penske-White Racing

1m 46.27s

25

Nanni Galli

STP March Racing Team

1m 46.608s

26

John Cannon

Yardley Team BRM

1m 47.471s

27

Skip Barber

Gene Mason Racing

1m 47.673s

28

Andrea de Adamich

STP March Racing Team

1m 47.952s

29

Gijs van Lennep

Team Surtees

1m 48.029s

30

Chris Craft

Motor Racing Developments

1m 48.698s

31

Jo Bonnier

Ecurie Bonnier

1m 49.391s

32

Pete Lovely

Pete Lovely Volkswagen

1m 52.14s

Circuit - Watkins Glen

Country

United States

Location

Watkins Glen, New York State

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.377 (Miles)

Record

Carlos Pace (Brabham BT44-Ford), 1m40.608, 120.838 mph, F1, 1974

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