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World Championship of Drivers 1972 standings

Championship points standings for the World Championship of Drivers 1972

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Emerson FittipaldiJohn Player Team LotusLotus 72DCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
61
2.Flag Jackie StewartElf Team TyrrellTyrrell 004
Tyrrell 003
Tyrrell 005
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
45
3.Flag Denny HulmeYardley Team McLarenMcLaren M19A
McLaren M19C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
39
4.Flag Jacky IckxScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2-72Ferrari 3.0Firestone
27
5.Flag Peter RevsonYardley Team McLarenMcLaren M19A
McLaren M19C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
23
6.Flag François CévertElf Team TyrrellTyrrell 002
Tyrrell 006
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
15
7.Flag Clay RegazzoniScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2-72Ferrari 3.0Firestone
15
8.Flag Mike HailwoodTeam SurteesSurtees TS9BCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
13
9.Flag Ronnie PetersonSTP March Racing TeamMarch 721X
March 721
March 721G
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
12
10.Flag Chris AmonEquipe MatraMatra MS120C
Matra MS120D
Matra 3.0
Matra 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
12
11.Flag Jean-Pierre BeltoiseMarlboro BRMBRM P160C
BRM P160B
BRM P180
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
9
12.Flag Mario AndrettiScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2-72Ferrari 3.0Firestone
4
12.Flag Howden GanleyMarlboro BRMBRM 180
BRM P160B
BRM P153B
BRM P160C
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
4
14.Flag Brian RedmanYardley Team McLaren, Marlboro BRMMcLaren M19A
BRM P180
Cosworth DFV 3.0
BRM 3.0
Goodyear
Firestone
4
15.Flag Graham HillMotor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33
Brabham BT37
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
4
16.Flag Andrea de AdamichCeramica Pagnossin Team Surtees, Team SurteesSurtees TS9BCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
3
16.Flag Carlos ReutemannMotor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT34
Brabham BT37
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
3
18.Flag Carlos PaceTeam Williams MotulMarch 711Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
3
19.Flag Tim SchenkenTeam SurteesSurtees TS9B
Surtees TS14
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
2
20.Flag Peter GethinMarlboro BRMBRM P160B
BRM P160C
BRM P180
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
1
20.Flag Arturo MerzarioScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312B2-72Ferrari 3.0Firestone
1
Flag Skip BarberGene Mason RacingMarch 711Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Derek BellMartini Racing TeamTecno PA123Tecno 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Mike BeuttlerClarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie RacingMarch 721GCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Bill BrackMarlboro BRMBRM P180BRM 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Dave CharltonLucky Strike RacingLotus 72DCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Patrick DepaillerElf Team TyrrellTyrrell 004Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
0
Flag Wilson Fittipaldi JrMotor Racing DevelopmentsBrabham BT33
Brabham BT34
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Nanni GalliMartini Racing Team, Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACTecno PA123
Ferrari 312B2-72
Tecno 3.0
Ferrari 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
0
Flag Niki LaudaSTP March Racing Team, Clarke-Mordaunt-Guthrie RacingMarch 721
March 721X
March 721G
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag John LoveTeam GunstonSurtees TS9Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Helmut MarkoAustria Marlboro BRMBRM P153B
BRM P153
BRM P160B
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
0
Flag François MigaultDarnvall Connew Racing TeamConnew PC1Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Jackie OliverMarlboro BRMBRM P160BBRM 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Henri PescaroloTeam Williams MotulMarch 721
Politoys FX3
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Sam PoseyChampcarr Inc.Surtees TS9BCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Jody ScheckterYardley Team McLarenMcLaren M19ACosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
0
Flag Vern SchuppanMarlboro BRMBRM P153BBRM 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Alex Soler-RoigEspana Marlboro BRMBRM P160BBRM 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Rolf StommelenTeam Eifelland CaravansEifelland March 21Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
0
Flag John SurteesTeam SurteesSurtees TS14Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Dave WalkerJohn Player Team LotusLotus 72DCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
0
Flag Reine WisellMarlboro BRM, John Player Team LotusBRM P160C
BRM P160B
BRM P153
Lotus 72D
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
BRM 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
Firestone
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Emerson Fittipaldi
5
Most pole positionsFlag Jacky Ickx
4
Most podium positionsFlag Emerson Fittipaldi
8
Most podium positions without a winFlag Peter Revson
4
Most fastest race lapsFlag Jackie Stewart
4
Youngest driverFlag Jody Scheckter
22 y/o
Oldest driverFlag John Love
47 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
20.9%Great BritainFlag Derek Bell, Mike Beuttler, Peter Gethin, Mike Hailwood, Graham Hill, Jackie Oliver, Brian Redman, Jackie Stewart, John Surtees9
11.6%FranceFlag Jean-Pierre Beltoise, François Cévert, Patrick Depailler, François Migault, Henri Pescarolo5
9.3%U.S.A.Flag Mario Andretti, Skip Barber, Sam Posey, Peter Revson4
7%New ZealandFlag Chris Amon, Howden Ganley, Denny Hulme3
7%ItalyFlag Andrea de Adamich, Nanni Galli, Arturo Merzario3
7%BrazilFlag Emerson Fittipaldi, Wilson Fittipaldi Jr, Carlos Pace3
7%AustraliaFlag Tim Schenken, Vern Schuppan, Dave Walker3
4.7%South AfricaFlag Dave Charlton, Jody Scheckter2
4.7%AustriaFlag Niki Lauda, Helmut Marko2
4.7%SwedenFlag Ronnie Peterson, Reine Wisell2
2.3%GermanyFlag Rolf Stommelen1
2.3%SpainFlag Alex Soler-Roig1
2.3%ArgentinaFlag Carlos Reutemann1
2.3%SwitzerlandFlag Clay Regazzoni1
2.3%RhodesiaFlag John Love1
2.3%BelgiumFlag Jacky Ickx1
2.3%CanadaFlag Bill Brack1

Individual driver statistics for the 1972 World Championship of Drivers

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Amon, ChrisFlag 28 y/o110112
Andretti, MarioFlag 32 y/o50000
Barber, SkipFlag 35 y/o20000
Bell, DerekFlag 30 y/o20000
Beltoise, Jean-PierreFlag 35 y/o111101
Beuttler, MikeFlag 32 y/o90000
Brack, BillFlag 36 y/o10000
Cévert, FrançoisFlag 28 y/o120200
Charlton, DaveFlag 35 y/o30000
de Adamich, AndreaFlag 30 y/o120000
Depailler, PatrickFlag 27 y/o20000
Fittipaldi, EmersonFlag 25 y/o125830
Fittipaldi Jr, WilsonFlag 28 y/o100000
Galli, NanniFlag 31 y/o50000
Ganley, HowdenFlag 30 y/o100000
Gethin, PeterFlag 32 y/o100000
Hailwood, MikeFlag 32 y/o100101
Hill, GrahamFlag 43 y/o120000
Hulme, DennyFlag 36 y/o121701
Ickx, JackyFlag 27 y/o121443
Lauda, NikiFlag 23 y/o120000
Love, JohnFlag 47 y/o10000
Marko, HelmutFlag 29 y/o50000
Merzario, ArturoFlag 29 y/o20000
Migault, FrançoisFlag 27 y/o10000
Oliver, JackieFlag 29 y/o10000
Pace, CarlosFlag 27 y/o110000
Pescarolo, HenriFlag 29 y/o90000
Peterson, RonnieFlag 28 y/o120100
Posey, SamFlag 28 y/o10000
Redman, BrianFlag 35 y/o40000
Regazzoni, ClayFlag 32 y/o100200
Reutemann, CarlosFlag 30 y/o100010
Revson, PeterFlag 33 y/o90410
Scheckter, JodyFlag 22 y/o10000
Schenken, TimFlag 28 y/o120000
Schuppan, VernFlag 29 y/o00000
Soler-Roig, AlexFlag 39 y/o20000
Stewart, JackieFlag 33 y/o114524
Stommelen, RolfFlag 28 y/o80000
Surtees, JohnFlag 38 y/o10000
Walker, DaveFlag 31 y/o100000
Wisell, ReineFlag 30 y/o80000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11972-01-23Buenos Aires
21972-03-04Kyalami
31972-05-01Jarama
41972-05-14Monte Carlo
51972-06-04Nivelles-Baulers
61972-07-02Charade
71972-07-15Brands Hatch
81972-07-30Nürburgring
91972-08-13Österreichring
101972-09-10Monza
111972-09-24Bowmanville
121972-10-08Watkins Glen
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