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The 1972 Italian Republic Grand Prix was a non-championship Formula One race held at Vallelunga Circuit on June 18, 1972.[1]

1972 Italian Republic Grand Prix
Non-championship race in the 1972 Formula One season
Autodromo Vallelunga Vecchio.svg
Race details
Date June 18, 1972
Official name Italian Republic Grand Prix
Location ACI Vallelunga Circuit in Rome, Italy
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 3.202 km (1.99 mi)
Distance 80 laps, 256.153 km (159.167 mi)
Weather Hot
Pole position
Driver Lotus-Cosworth
Time 1:09.82
Fastest lap
Driver Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Cosworth
Time 1:11.06
Podium
First Lotus-Cosworth
Second Surtees-Cosworth
Third Tecno

ResultsEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid
1 1   Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Cosworth 80 1:37:31.9 1
2 6   Andrea de Adamich Surtees-Cosworth 80 + 32.8 5
3 14   Nanni Galli Tecno 79 + 1 Lap 8
4 9   Mike Beuttler March-Cosworth 79 + 1 Lap 6
5 12   Howden Ganley BRM 59 + 21 Lap 2
Ret 4   Henri Pescarolo March-Cosworth 49 cracked wishbone 4
Ret 11   Peter Gethin BRM 32 Gearbox 3
DNS 8   Niki Lauda March-Cosworth Practice accident 7
Source:[1]

ReferencesEdit

Footnotes
  1. ^ a b Henry, Alan (July 1972). "Vallelunga Formula One Race". Motor Sport magazine archive. p. 31. Retrieved 8 June 2016.
Sources


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