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1973 Silverstone F5000

Saturday, April 7, 1973
Race winner:
Round:
3
Laps:
25
Pole position:
Fastest Lap:
Hobbs and Lunger, 1m18.0
Country:
Britain
Circuit:
1973 season:
Report

From the Motor Sport Archive

The Formula One practice was late on Saturday afternoon, after the F5000 cars had had their 25-lap race, which Hobbs won by one second from Lunger, at an average speed of 132.1 m.p.h., while they both recorded a fastest lap of 1 min. 18.0 sec., so that for the rest of the day the official lap record for Britain's fastest circuit was held by a Formula 5000 car.

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