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Template:Country flagicon 1971 Spanish Grand Prix
File:Montjuïc circuit.png
Race details
Race 2 of 11 in the 1971 Formula One season
Date April 18 1971
Official name XVII Gran Premio de España
Location Montjuïc circuit, Montjuïc, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Course Street Circuit
3.791 km (2.356 mi)
Distance 75 laps, 284.325 km (176.671 mi)
Weather Sunny, Hot, Dry
Pole position
Driver Template:Country flagicon Jacky Ickx for Ferrari
Time 1:25.9
Fastest lap
Driver Template:Country flagicon Jacky Ickx for Ferrari
Time 1:25.1 on lap 69
Podium
First Template:Country flagicon Jackie Stewart for Tyrrell-Ford
Second Template:Country flagicon Jacky Ickx for Ferrari
Third Template:Country flagicon Chris Amon for Matra

The 1971 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at the Montjuïc circuit on April 18, 1971. It was the second round of the 1971 Formula One season.

This was the first Formula One race which slick tyres were used. The tyres were introduced by Firestone, based on its experience in American open wheel racing series.

Classification

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 11 Template:Country flagicon Jackie Stewart Tyrrell-Ford 75 1:49:03.4 4 9
2 4 Template:Country flagicon Jacky Ickx Ferrari 75 + 3.4 1 6
3 20 Template:Country flagicon Chris Amon Matra 75 + 58.1 3 4
4 14 Template:Country flagicon Pedro Rodríguez BRM 75 + 1:17.9 5 3
5 9 Template:Country flagicon Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford 75 + 1:27.0 9 2
6 21 Template:Country flagicon Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra 74 +1 Lap 6 1
7 12 Template:Country flagicon François Cevert Tyrrell-Ford 74 +1 Lap 12  
8 10 Template:Country flagicon Peter Gethin McLaren-Ford 73 +2 Laps 7  
9 8 Template:Country flagicon Tim Schenken Brabham-Ford 72 +3 Laps 21  
10 16 Template:Country flagicon Howden Ganley BRM 71 +4 Laps 17  
11 24 Template:Country flagicon John Surtees Surtees-Ford 67 +8 Laps 22  
NC 3 Template:Country flagicon Reine Wisell Lotus-Ford 58 Not Classified 16  
Ret 2 Template:Country flagicon Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Ford 54 Suspension 14  
Ret 27 Template:Country flagicon Henri Pescarolo March-Ford 53 Engine 11  
Ret 6 Template:Country flagicon Mario Andretti Ferrari 50 Engine 8  
Ret 19 Template:Country flagicon Alex Soler-Roig March-Ford 46 Fuel Pump 20  
Ret 18 Template:Country flagicon Ronnie Peterson March-Ford 24 Ignition 13  
Ret 5 Template:Country flagicon Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 13 Engine 2  
Ret 25 Template:Country flagicon Rolf Stommelen Surtees-Ford 9 Fuel Pressure 19  
Ret 15 Template:Country flagicon Jo Siffert BRM 5 Gearbox 15  
Ret 7 Template:Country flagicon Graham Hill Brabham-Ford 5 Steering 10  

Standings after the race

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
1 Template:Country flagicon Jackie Stewart 15
2 Template:Country flagicon Mario Andretti 9
3 Template:Country flagicon Jacky Ickx 6
4 Template:Country flagicon Chris Amon 6
5 Template:Country flagicon Clay Regazzoni 4

Constructors' Championship standings
Pos Constructor Points
1 Template:Country flagicon Ferrari 15
2 Template:Country flagicon Tyrrell-Ford 15
3 Template:Country flagicon Matra 6
4 Template:Country flagicon Lotus-Ford 3
5 Template:Country flagicon BRM 3

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  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

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