Formula 1 1997 Belgian Grand Prix

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1997-08-24
12
Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps
Michael Schumacher MSC
Jacques Villeneuve VIL
Jacques Villeneuve
lap 43 - 1:52.692
VIL

The 1997 Belgian Grand Prix was won by Michael Schumacher of Ferrari.
Despite being on pole position in Belgium, Jacques Villeneuve could not convert this into a win.

The race in Belgium was round 12 of 17 of the 1997 season.

 

driver positions through the laps

1997 Belgian Grand Prix

The 1997 Belgian Grand Prix (formally the LV Belgian Grand Prix) was a Formula One motor race held at Spa-Francorchamps on 24 August 1997. It was the twelfth race of the 1997 FIA Formula One World Championship.

The 44-lap race was won by Michael Schumacher, driving a Ferrari. Giancarlo Fisichella finished second in a Jordan-Peugeot, with Heinz-Harald Frentzen third in a Williams-Renault after Mika Häkkinen's McLaren-Mercedes was disqualified due to a fuel irregularity. Schumacher's Drivers' Championship rival, Jacques Villeneuve, finished fifth in the other Williams-Renault, having started from pole position.

With the win, Schumacher extended his lead over Villeneuve in the Drivers' Championship to 11 points with five races remaining.


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