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26 Oct 1997

1997 European Grand Prix

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts
1 9 Mika Hakkinen McLaren-Mercedes 69 1:38'57.771 5 10
2 10 David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes 69 +1.654 6 6
3 3 Jacques Villeneuve Williams-Renault 69 +1.803 1 4
4 8 Gerhard Berger Benetton-Renault 69 +1.919 8 3
5 6 Eddie Irvine Ferrari 69 +3.789 7 2
6 4 Heinz-Harald Frentzen Williams-Renault 69 +4.537 3 1
7 14 Olivier Panis Prost-Mugen-Honda 69 +1'07.145 9
8 16 Johnny Herbert Sauber-Petronas 69 1'12.961 14
9 23 Jan Magnussen Stewart-Ford 69 +1'17.487 11
10 15 Shinji Nakano Prost-Mugen-Honda 69 +1'18.215 15
11 12 Giancarlo Fisichella Jordan-Peugeot 68 +1 lap 17
12 19 Mika Salo Tyrrell-Ford 68 +1 lap 21
13 7 Jean Alesi Benetton-Renault 68 +1 lap 10
14 17 Norberto Fontana Sauber-Petronas 68 +1 lap 18
15 21 Tarso Marques Minardi-Hart 68 +1 lap 20
16 18 Jos Verstappen Tyrrell-Ford 68 +1 lap 22
17 20 Ukyo Katayama Minardi-Hart 68 +1 lap 19
Ret 5 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 47 collision 2
Ret 1 Damon Hill Arrows-Yamaha 47 gearbox 4
Ret 11 Ralf Schumacher Jordan-Peugeot 44 water leak 16
Ret 22 Rubens Barrichello Stewart-Ford 30 gearbox 12
Ret 2 Pedro Diniz Arrows-Yamaha 11 spun off 13

Fastest Lap: Heinz-Harald Frentzen 1m 23.135s

Villeneuve, M Schumacher and Frentzen each set the same time in qualifying: Starting order was decided by who recorded the time first.

1997 European Grand Prix