Buenos Aires F1 Grand Prix
races and statistics on Buenos Aires F1 circuit

Buenos Aires F1 Grand Prix

Buenos Aires facts

Winners

The winner started from pole in 7 racess. In 4 occasions of them the driver has had the fastest lap. In 1960 Bruce McLaren won the race after he started from position 13 (the lowest).

Consecutively wins: (2) Damon Hill, Juan Manuel Fangio

Top drivers : Juan Manuel Fangio (4); Damon Hill (2); Emerson Fittipaldi (2);

Top teams : Williams (4); Ferrari (2); Lotus (2);

Pole positions

Top drivers at grid Juan Manuel Fangio (2); David Coulthard (2); Stirling Moss (2);

In 1980 Derek Daly started the race from position 22 and finish on 4 (best jump).The worst finish was set by Ronnie Peterson in 1974 when he started from 1 and finish on 13.

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Fastest laps

SeasonDriverFastest lap
1973 Emerson Fittipaldi 1:11.220
1972 Jackie Stewart 1:13.660
1997 Gerhard Berger 1:27.981
1998 Alexander Wurz 1:28.179
1996 Jean Alesi 1:29.413

clossest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Jacques Villeneuve Williams -00:00.979 Eddie Irvine Ferrari 6 Apr 1997
Stirling Moss Cooper -00:02.700 Luigi Musso Ferrari 19 Jan 1958
Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus -00:04.690 Francois Cevert Tyrrell 28 Jan 1973
Emerson Fittipaldi McLaren -00:05.910 James Hunt Hesketh 12 Jan 1975
Damon Hill Williams -00:06.407 Jean Alesi Ferrari 9 Apr 1995

bigest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Alberto Ascari Ferrari -1 lap Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 18 Jan 1953
Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati -02:19.000 Giuseppe Farina Ferrari 17 Jan 1954
Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes -01:28.600 Giuseppe Farina Ferrari 16 Jan 1955
Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes -01:28.600 Maurice Trintignant Ferrari 16 Jan 1955
Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes -01:28.600 Jose Froilan Gonzalez Ferrari 16 Jan 1955

F1 seasons

Season Winner Pole position
1998 Michael Schumacher Ferrari David Coulthard McLaren
1997 Jacques Villeneuve Williams Jacques Villeneuve Williams
1996 Damon Hill Williams Damon Hill Williams
1995 Damon Hill Williams David Coulthard Williams
1981 Nelson Piquet Brabham Nelson Piquet Brabham
1980 Alan Jones Williams Alan Jones Williams
1979 Jacques Laffite Ligier Jacques Laffite Ligier
1978 Mario Andretti Lotus Mario Andretti Lotus
1977 Jody Scheckter Wolf James Hunt McLaren
1975 Emerson Fittipaldi McLaren Jean-Pierre Jarier Shadow
1974 Denny Hulme McLaren Ronnie Peterson Lotus
1973 Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus Clay Regazzoni BRM
1972 Jackie Stewart Tyrrell Carlos Reutemann Brabham
1960 Bruce McLaren Cooper Stirling Moss Cooper
1958 Stirling Moss Cooper Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati
1957 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati Stirling Moss Maserati
1956 Juan Manuel Fangio Lancia Juan Manuel Fangio Ferrari
1955 Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes Giuseppe Farina Ferrari
1954 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati Giuseppe Farina Ferrari
1953 Alberto Ascari Ferrari Alberto Ascari Ferrari