1997 French Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
8
Laps
72
Pole
Fastest Lap
M Schumacher, 1m 17.910s
1997 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Michael Schumacher

5

Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro

Ferrari F310B (Goodyear)

1h 38m 50.492s

10

2

Heinz-Harald Frentzen

4

Rothmans Williams Renault

Williams FW19-Renault (Goodyear)

1h 39m 14.029s

6

3

2

Eddie Irvine

6

Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro

Ferrari F310B (Goodyear)

1h 40m 5.293s

4

4

Jacques Villeneuve

3

Rothmans Williams Renault

Williams FW19-Renault (Goodyear)

1h 40m 12.276s

3

5

3

Jean Alesi

7

Mild Seven Benetton Renault

Benetton B197-Renault (Goodyear)

1h 40m 13.227s

2

6

3

Ralf Schumacher

11

Benson & Hedges Jordan Peugeot

Jordan 197-Peugeot (Goodyear)

1h 40m 20.363s

1

7

2

David Coulthard

10

West McLaren Mercedes

McLaren MP4-12-Mercedes-Benz (Goodyear)

71 laps Accident

0

8

6

Johnny Herbert

16

Red Bull Sauber Petronas

Sauber C16-Petronas Ferrari (Goodyear)

71 laps

0

9

2

Giancarlo Fisichella

12

Benson & Hedges Jordan Peugeot

Jordan 197-Peugeot (Goodyear)

71 laps

0

10

4

Jarno Trulli

14

Prost Gauloises Blondes

Prost JS45-Mugen (Bridgestone)

70 laps

0

11

10

Ukyo Katayama

20

Minardi Team

Minardi M197-Hart (Bridgestone)

70 laps

0

12

5

Damon Hill

1

Danka Arrows Yamaha

Arrows A18-Yamaha (Bridgestone)

69 laps

0

R

Tarso Marques

21

Minardi Team

Minardi M197-Hart (Bridgestone)

5 laps Engine

0

R

Rubens Barrichello

22

Stewart Ford

Stewart SF1-Ford (Bridgestone)

36 laps Engine

0

R

Jan Magnussen

23

Stewart Ford

Stewart SF1-Ford (Bridgestone)

33 laps Brakes

0

R

Shinji Nakano

15

Prost Gauloises Blondes

Prost JS45-Mugen (Bridgestone)

7 laps Spun

0

R

Norberto Fontana

17

Red Bull Sauber Petronas

Sauber C16-Petronas Ferrari (Goodyear)

40 laps Spun

0

R

Jos Verstappen

18

Tyrrell Racing Organisation

Tyrrell 025-Ford (Goodyear)

15 laps Throttle

0

R

Mika Salo

19

Tyrrell Racing Organisation

Tyrrell 025-Ford (Goodyear)

61 laps Engine

0

R

Pedro Diniz

2

Danka Arrows Yamaha

Arrows A18-Yamaha (Bridgestone)

58 laps Spun

0

R

Alexander Wurz

8

Mild Seven Benetton Renault

Benetton B197-Renault (Goodyear)

60 laps Spun

0

R

Mika Hakkinen

9

West McLaren Mercedes

McLaren MP4-12-Mercedes-Benz (Goodyear)

18 laps Engine

0

Circuit - Magny-Cours

Country

France

Location

Magny-Cours, Burgundy

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.641 (Miles)

Record

David Coulthard (McLaren MP4/17-Mercedes-Benz), 1m15.045, 126.692 mph, F1, 2002

First Race

1975 Magny-Cours F2

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