March 9, 1997 Albert Park | Lap distance 5.302 km

Photos (1) | Championship standings | 1997 season

Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 10 10 David Coulthard (GBR) McLaren MP4-12 Mercedes FO110E Goodyear 58 1:30'28.718   4 1'31.531 3 1'31.412 (29)
2 6 5 Michael Schumacher (GER) Ferrari F310B Ferrari 046 Goodyear 58 1:30'48.764 +20.046 3 1'31.472 2 1'31.067 (54)
3 4 9 Mika Häkkinen (FIN) McLaren MP4-12 Mercedes FO110E Goodyear 58 1:30'50.895 +22.177 6 1'31.971 4 1'31.509 (33)
4 3 8 Gerhard Berger (AUT) Benetton B197 Renault RS9 Goodyear 58 1:30'51.559 +22.841 10 1'32.870 5 1'31.624 (54)
5 2 14 Olivier Panis (FRA) Prost JS45 Mugen-Honda MF-301H Bridgestone 58 1:31'29.026 +1'00.308 9 1'32.842 6 1'31.762 (40)
6 1 17 Nicola Larini (ITA) Sauber C16 Petronas V10 Goodyear 58 1:32'04.758 +1'36.040 13 1'33.327 8 1'32.784 (27)
7   15 Shinji Nakano (JPN) Prost JS45 Mugen-Honda MF-301H Bridgestone 56 1:31'11.547 +2 laps 16 1'33.989 11 1'34.171 (52)
8   4 Heinz-Harald Frentzen (GER) Williams FW19 Renault RS9 Goodyear 55 1:25'48.479 +3 laps 2 1'31.123 1 1'30.585 (36)
9   21 Jarno Trulli (ITA) Minardi M197 Hart 830 Bridgestone 55 1:30'33.432 +3 laps 17 1'34.120 16 1'35.959 (21)
10   2 Pedro Diniz (BRA) Arrows A18 Yamaha OX11A Bridgestone 54 1:31'11.072 +4 laps 22 1'35.972 13 1'34.465 (23)
Retirement
engine 22 Rubens Barrichello (BRA) Stewart SF1 Ford Zetec-R Bridgestone 49 1:18'30.373   11 1'33.075 9 1'33.386 (24)
engine 19 Mika Salo (FIN) Tyrrell 025 Ford ED4 Goodyear 42 1:13'10.458   18 1'34.229 12 1'34.194 (22)
suspension 23 Jan Magnussen (DEN) Stewart SF1 Ford Zetec-R Bridgestone 36 58'58.955   19 1'34.623 15 1'35.257 (26)
out of fuel 7 Jean Alesi (FRA) Benetton B197 Renault RS9 Goodyear 34 53'18.143   8 1'32.593 7 1'31.976 (33)
electrical 20 Ukyo Katayama (JPN) Minardi M197 Hart 830 Bridgestone 32 52'01.318   15 1'33.798 14 1'34.918 (14)
spun off 12 Giancarlo Fisichella (ITA) Jordan 197 Peugeot A14 Goodyear 14 22'27.560   14 1'33.552 10 1'34.147 (14)
spun off 18 Jos Verstappen (NED) Tyrrell 025 Ford ED4 Goodyear 2 3'28.963   21 1'34.943 17 1'37.038 (2)
gearbox 11 Ralf Schumacher (GER) Jordan 197 Peugeot A14 Goodyear 1 1'48.323   12 1'33.130 18 1'48.323 (1)
collision 3 Jacques Villeneuve (CAN) Williams FW19 Renault RS9 Goodyear 0     1 1'29.369      
collision 6 Eddie Irvine (GBR) Ferrari F310B Ferrari 046 Goodyear 0     5 1'31.881      
collision 16 Johnny Herbert (GBR) Sauber C16 Petronas V10 Goodyear 0     7 1'32.287      
Not started
throttle 1 Damon Hill (GBR) Arrows A18 Yamaha OX11A Bridgestone       20 1'34.806      
Not qualified
--   24 Vincenzo Sospiri (ITA) Lola T97/30 Ford EC Bridgestone         1'40.972      
--   25 Ricardo Rosset (BRA) Lola T97/30 Ford EC Bridgestone         1'42.086