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Ronnie Peterson Formula 1 driver
F1 Ronnie Peterson profile

Ronnie Peterson Formula 1 driver

F1 seasons
Ronnie Peterson
Date of birth1944 February 14
Date of death1978 September 11
First Race Monte Carlo 1970
Last Race Monza 1978
Year active1970 » 1978
Best championship position 2nd 2 times
1971, 1978
Grands Prix entered123
Best race starting position 1 X 14
Best race finishing position 1 X 10
Pole positions14
First row start24
Fastest lap9
Points finishes42

Championship position

Starting grid positions

Final race positions

Positions heatmap (starting grid / final race)

Statistics by age

Average pole and final position by age

More statistics by age for Ronnie Peterson

Career chart profile

Seasons: nr of season from first GP until the last.

Juan Manuel Fangio started in 1950 and had last race in 1958. But he skipped 1952 season.

#Grand Prix: nr of GrandPrix in all seasons.

100% for Kimi Raikkonen even he did not start in 2010 and 2011 but in those seasons there were no new GrandPrix except in the other seasons he started

not 100% for Damon Hill. At debut in 1982 did not start the first three GP. In that season was the last race GP Kyalami.

GP entered: total number of races from all seasons.

Not 100% if a driver did not start at least a race, or entered in all but skip a season

Victories, Podiums, Pole positions, Fastest laps, Finish in points: percentage from total race entrance

Points: percentage from total points he could get if win all races, and bonus if availabe(ex 1 point for fastest lap)

Ronnie Peterson, F1 partners

Points Partner(s)Race
Vict.Poles PodiumsFastLap
1978 2nd 51 Mario Andretti , Hector Rebaque 14 2 3 7 3
1977 14th 7 Patrick Depailler , Kunimitsu Takahashi 17 1 1
1976 11th 10 Mario Andretti , Arturo Merzario , Hans-Joachim Stuck , Vittorio Brambilla 16 1 1 1 1
1975 13th 6 Jacky Ickx , John Watson , Brian Henton , Jim Crawford 14
1974 5th 35 Paddy Driver , Jacky Ickx , Tim Schenken 15 3 1 4 2
1973 3rd 52 Emerson Fittipaldi 15 4 9 7 2
1972 9th 12 Mike Beuttler , Niki Lauda 12 1
1971 2nd 33 Andrea de Adamich , Alex Soler-Roig , Nanni Galli , Skip Barber , Mike Beuttler , Niki Lauda 11 5
1970 9