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1977 Mallory Park Group 8 Race
1977 Monaco GP
1976 Belgian GP

1977 Belgian GP

1977 Thruxton Group 8 Race
1977 Swedish GP
1978 Belgian GP
 XXXV  Grote Prijs van Belgie


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 5 June 1977
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitZolder
Event FormatRace of 70 laps
Race13 of 32
Championship race287
Circuit
Laps70
Circuit Perimeter4262 m
Race Distance4262 × 70 = 298.340 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Cold, Rain
Participants
Entries32
Qualifiers27
Finishers14
Championship Debutants
Bernard de Dryver (Driver),
Hector Rebaque (Driver),
   Fittipaldi F5 (Car Model),
Wolf WR3 (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 39 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Castrol - 25th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 750th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Martini Racing - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Valvoline - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
 Tyrrell - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
 Vittorio Brambilla - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
 Gunnar Nilsson - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
 Gunnar Nilsson - 1st Win (Driver)
 Ronnie Peterson - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Highest 13th Place Finish Ratio LEC (50.00%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (229),
2. Most Retirements Lotus (323),
3. Most Podium Finishes Ferrari (240),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (361),
5. Most 2nd Place Finishes Ferrari (95),
6. Most Races Led Ferrari (172),
7. Most Laps Led Ferrari (4711),
8. Most Race Entries Lotus (752),
9. Most 7th Place Qualifications Ferrari (44),
10. Most 21st Place Qualifications March (19),
11. Most 24th Place Qualifications March (17)

Championships
1  Jody Scheckter 32 
2  Niki Lauda 31 
3  Carlos Reutemann 23 
4  Mario Andretti 22 
5  Gunnar Nilsson 13 
up
6  James Hunt 9 
down
7  Jochen Mass 8 
down
  Emerson Fittipaldi 8 
down
9  Patrick Depailler 7 
down
10  Carlos Pace 6 
down
11  Ronnie Peterson 4 
up
12  Vittorio Brambilla 3 
up
13  Alan Jones 3 
down
14  Hans-Joachim Stuck 2 
down
15  Jean-Pierre Jarier 1 
down
  John Watson 1 
down
  Renzo Zorzi 1 
down
  Clay Regazzoni 1 
down
1  Ferrari / Ferrari 46 
2  Lotus / Ford 33 
up
3  Wolf / Ford 32 
down
4  McLaren / Ford 15 
5  Tyrrell / Ford 11 
up
6  Brabham / Alfa Romeo 9 
down
7  Fittipaldi / Ford 8 
down
8  Shadow / Ford 4 
9  Surtees / Ford 3 
up
10  Ensign / Ford 1 
down
  Penske / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 5Car 6
EntrantJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team LotusJohn Player Team Lotus
Driver Gunnar Nilsson Mario Andretti Gunnar Nilsson
Car Lotus 78 Lotus 78 Lotus 78
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:55'05.711'24.641'27.36
Speed155.527 km/h181.276 km/h175.632 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led