1972

* Companies that started production
+ Companies that ceased production

Sport events 1972

 

  Formula 1 — 23th season
  1st
  2nd
  3rd
Argentine GP
(Buenos Aires)
Jackie Stewart
  Tyrrell-Ford 003
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19A
Jacky Ickx
  Ferrari 312 B2
South African GP
(Kyalami)
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19A
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Peter Revson
  McLaren-Ford M19A
Spanish GP
(Jarama)
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Jacky Ickx
  Ferrari 312 B2
Clay Regazzoni
  Ferrari 312 B2
Monaco GP
(Monte Carlo)
Jean-Pierre Beltoise
  BRM P160B
Jacky Ickx
  Ferrari 312 B2
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Belgian GP
(Nivelles-Baulers)
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
François Cevert
  Tyrrell-Ford 002
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19C
French GP
(Charade Circuit)
Jackie Stewart
  Tyrrell-Ford 003
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Chris Amon
  Matra MS120D
British GP
(Brands Hatch)
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Jackie Stewart
  Tyrrell-Ford 003
Peter Revson
  McLaren-Ford M19A
German GP
(Nürburgring)
Jacky Ickx
  Ferrari 312 B2
Clay Regazzoni
  Ferrari 312 B2
Ronnie Peterson
  March-Ford 721G
Austrian GP
(Ö5sterreichring)
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19C
Peter Revson
  McLaren-Ford M19C
Italian GP
(Monza)
E. Fittipaldi
  Lotus-Ford 72D
Mike Hailwood
  Surtees-Ford TS9B
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19C
Canadian GP
(Mosport Park)
Jackie Stewart
  Tyrrell-Ford 005
Peter Revson
  McLaren-Ford M19C
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19C
USA GP
(watkins Glen)
Jackie Stewart
  Tyrrell-Ford 005
François Cevert
  Tyrrell-Ford 006
Denny Hulme
  McLaren-Ford M19C
F1 Drivers World Champion
EMERSON Fittipaldi
Jackie Stewart
Denny Hulme
F1 Constructors Champion
Lotus-Ford
Tyrrell-Ford
McLaren-Ford
World Sportscar Championship — 20th season
  1st
  2nd
  3rd
1000km of Buenos Aires (Autódromo Oscar Alfredo Gálvez) 10 January
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (30)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Clay Regazzoni / Brian Redman (32)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Facetti / Alberti / de Adamich (10)
  Alfa Romeo T33/3-71
Daytona 6 Hours (Daytona International Speedway) 6 February
Mario Andretti / Jacky Ickx (2)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Tim Schenken / Ronnie Peterson (6)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Vic Elford / Helmut Marko (5)
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
12 Hours of Sebring (Sebring International Raceway) 25 March
Mario Andretti / Jacky Ickx (2)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (3)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Nino Vaccarella / Toine Hezemans (33)
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
BOAC 1000km
(Brands Hatch) 16 April
Mario Andretti / Jacky Ickx (11)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (10)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Peter Revson / Rolf Stommelen (8)
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
1000km Monza (Autodromo Nazionale Monza) 25 April
Clay Regazzoni / Jacky Ickx (1)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Reinhold Jöst / Gerhard Schüler (7)
  Porsche 908/03
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (2)
  Ferrari 312 PB
1000km Spa
(Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps) 7 May
Brian Redman / Arturo Merzario (3)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Jacky Ickx / Clay Regazzoni (1)
  Ferrari 312 PB
John Hine / John Bridges (11)
  Chevron B21 Ford
Targa Florio
(Palermo) 21 May
Arturo Merzario / Sandro Munari (3)
  Ferrari
Nanni Galli / Helmut Marko (5)
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
De Adamich / Hezemans (4)
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
ADAC 1000km Nürburgring
(Nürburgring) 28 May
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (3)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Merzario / Redman
  Ferrari 312 PB
De Adamich / marko
  Alfa Romeo T33/TT/3
24 Hours of Le Mans
(Circuit de la Sarthe) 10-11 June
Henri Pescarolo / Graham Hill (15)
  Matra-Simca MS670
François Cevert / Howden Ganley (14)
  Matra-Simca MS670
Joest / Weber / Casoni (60)
  Porsche 908LH
Austrian 1000km
(Österreichring) 25 June
Brian Redman / Jacky Ickx (1)
  Ferrari 312 PB
mut Marko / Carlos Pace (3)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Tim Schenken / Ronnie Peterson (2)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Watkins Glen 6 Hours (Watkins Glen International) 22 July
Mario Andretti / Jacky Ickx (85)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Ronnie Peterson / Tim Schenken (86)
  Ferrari 312 PB
Derek Bell / Carlos Pace (10)
  Mirage M6 Ford
International Championship for Makes
Ferrari
Alfa Romeo
Porsche
International Cup for GT Cars
Porsche
Ferrari
DeTomaso
IMC rallyes — 3rd season
  1st
  2nd
  3rd
41ème Rallye Automobile de Monte-Carlo (Monaco) 21–28 January
Sandro Munari / Mario Manucci
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
Gérard Larrousse / J.-C. Perramond
  Porsche 911S
Rauno Aaltonen / J Todt
  Datsun 240Z
23rd International Swedish Rally
(Sweden) 17–20 February
Stig Blomqvist / Arne Hertz
  Saab 96 V4
Björn Waldegård / Lars Helmér
  Porsche 911S
Harry Källström / Gunnar Häggborn
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
20th East African Safari Rally
(Kenya) 30 March–3 April
Hannu Mikkola / Palm
  Ford Escort RS1600
Sobiesław Zasada / Michał Bień
  Porsche 911 S
Preston / Smith
  Ford Escort
15ème Rallye du Maroc
(Morocco) 27–30 April
Simo Lampinen / Sölve Andreasson
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
Bob Neyret / Jacques Terramorsi
  Citroën DS 21
Raymond Ponnelle / Pierre de Serpos
  Citroën DS 21
20th Acropolis Rally
(Greece) 25–28 May
Håkan Lindberg / Helmut Eisendle
  Fiat Abarth 124 Sport Spider
Simo Lampinen / Bo Reinicke
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
Achim Warmbold - Dörfler
  BMW 2002 Ti
43. Österreichische Alpenfahrt
(Austria) 6–8 September
Håkan Lindberg / Helmut Eisendle
  Fiat Abarth 124 Sport Spider
Günther Janger / Harald Gottlieb
  Volkswagen 1302 S
Per Eklund / Bo Reinicke
  Saab 96 V4
14º Rallye Sanremo
(Italy) 22–25 October
Ballestrieri / Arnaldo
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
Barbasio / Sodano
  Lancia Fulvia 1.6 Coupé HF
Lindberg / Eisendle
  Fiat Abarth 124 Spider
24th Press-on-Regardless Rally
(USA) 2–4 November
Gene Henderson / Ken Pogue
  Jeep Wagoneer
Tom Jones / Ralph Beckman
  Datsun 240Z
Erhard Dahm / Jim Callon
  Jeep Wagoneer
21st Daily Mirror RAC Rally
(United Kingdom) 2–5 December
Roger Clark / Tony Mason
  Ford Escort RS1600
Stig Blomqvist / Arne Hertz
  Saab 96 V4
Anders Kulläng / Donald Karlsson
  Opel Ascona
International Championship for Manufacturers
Lancia
  Fiat Abarth
Porsche
Other races:
Tourist Trophy
Silverstone
Jochen Mass / Dieter Glemser
  Ford Capri RS2600
Hezemans
  Ford
Walkinshaw
  Ford
Other Rallyes:
Rajd Polski
Raffaele Pinto / Gino Macaluso
  Fiat Abarth 124 Spyder
Walter Röhrl - Jochen Berger
  Ford Capri 2600
Stasys Brundza - Anatoliy Brum
  Moskvich 412
16ème Tour de Corse
Jean-Claude Andruet / Biche
  Alpine-Renault A110 1800
Bernard Fiorentino / Maurice Gélin
  Simca CG MC Spider
Manzagol / Alessandri
  Alpine-Renault A110 1800
1° Rallye internazionale di Sicilia
Sandro Munari / Mario Mannucci
  Lancia Fulvia HF 1600
Smania / Zambelli
  Fiat Abarth 124 Spyder
Paganelli / Russo
  Fiat Abarth 124 Spyder