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Formula 1 1973 – A look back – Video

Submitted by on January 11, 2015

Formula 1 1973Formula 1 1973 was a year of Stewart, Fittipaldi, and Peterson. Let’s look back on a season plucked right from the center of one of the great eras of motor racing.

Opening Image: Ronnie Peterson at the 1973 Austrian Grand Prix (The Cahier Archive)

This terrific, in-depth video recap takes a look back on Formula 1 1973 – the year that Jackie Stewart said farewell to F1 with a bang. It was also the year in which the dearly missed Ronnie Peterson won his first Grands Prix, including Austria (pictured).

MORE: The very best of Jackie Stewart – Captured in still photographs (Gallery)

It’s a comprehensive, well presented, documentary style clip which allowed us here at Motorsport Retro to relive one of our favorite Formula One eras of all. Sit back and enjoy, Formula 1 1973.

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