1972 Deutsche Rennsportmeisterschaft


30 April 1972 - Internationales ADAC Eifelrennen
Nürburgring - 6 laps, 137.010 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           54m58.0
 2      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           6 laps
 3      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       BMW 2800 CS             6
 4      Liane Engemann          NL      Ford Capri RS           6
 5      Waltraud Odenthal       D       Ford Capri RS           6
 6      Bert Lips               D       BMW 2800 CS             6
 7      Hubert Richarz          D       Ford Capri RS           6
 8      Manfred Herbertz        D       Ford Capri RS           5
 9      Franz-Josef Rieder      D       Porsche 911 S           4

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 9m05.6, 150.67 kph
Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 8m59.7


Division 2
 1      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             55m42.0
 2      Harald Ertl             A       BMW 2002                6 laps
 3      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             6
 4      Dieter Nakaten          D       BMW 2002                6
 5      Walter Struckmann       D       Ford Escort             6
 6      Hugo Kathmann           D       BMW 2002                6
 7      Otto Kälberer           D       Opel Kadett             6
 8      Ernst-Dieter Klotzek    D       Opel Ascona             6
 9      Erich Schormann         D       BMW 2002                6
10      Walter Piel             D       NSU TT                  6

Fastest Lap: Harald Menzel (Ford) 9m09.9, 149.49 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 9m12.8



14 May 1972 - Rheydter Rundstreckenrennen
Hockenheimring - 20 laps, 135.76 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           55m29.0
 2      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           20 laps
 3      Jean-Claude Franck      B       Ford Capri RS           20
 4      Sigmund Ogrodowczyk     D       Ford Capri RS           20
 5      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       BMW 2800 CS             20
 6      Hartmut Kautz           D       Porsche 911 T           20
 7      Liane Engemann          NL      Ford Capri RS           19
 8      Heinz Heicker           D       Ford Capri RS           19
 9      Hubert Richarz          D       Ford Capri RS           19

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 2m44.2, 148.82 kph
Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 2m24.8


Division 2
 1      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             56m09.2
 2      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             20 laps
 3      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                20
 4      Wilhelm Siegle          D       Porsche 911 T           20
 5      Gerd Schöchlin          D       BMW 2002                20
 6      Walter Luft             D       BMW 2002                20
 7      Alois Roppes            D       Ford Escort             20
 8      Jürgen Rapp             D       BMW 2002                19
 9      Otto Kälberer           D       Opel Kadett             18
10      Harald Ertl             A       BMW 2002                18

Fastest Lap: Harald Menzel (Ford) 2m44.6, 148.46 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 2m26.8



18 June 1972 - Flugplatzrennen Mainz-Finthen
Mainz-Finthen - 40 laps, 86.0 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           39m08.5
 2      Alexander Soler-Roig    E       Ford Capri RS           40 laps
 3      Werner Christmann       D       Opel Commodore          39
 4      Heinrich Schütz         D       Ford Capri RS           39
 5      Klaus Kloft             D       Porsche 911 S           37
 6      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           35

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 56.9s, 136.03 kph
Pole Position: Hans Heyer (BMW) 56.5s


Division 2
 1      Gerhard Schüler         D       Ford Escort             39m41.5
 2      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                40 laps
 3      Wilhelm Siegle          D       Porsche 911 T           39
 4      Horst Godel             D       Porsche 911 T           39
 5      Alois Roppes            D       Ford Escort             38
 6      Dieter Hegels           D       BMW 2002                38
 7      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             38
 8      Dieter Nakaten          D       BMW 2002                38
 9      Jürgen Rapp             D       BMW 2002                37
10      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             37

Fastest Lap: Harald Menzel (Ford) 57.3s, 135.08 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 58.1s



16 July 1972 - Flugplatzrennen Diepholz
Diepholz - 31 laps, 80.6 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           32m39.66
 2      Frank Gardner           AUS     Chevrolet Camaro        31 laps
 3      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           31
 4      Clemens Schickentanz    D       Porsche 911 S           31
 5      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911 S           31
 6      Heinrich Schütz         D       Ford Capri RS           30
 7      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       Porsche 911 T           30
 8      Dieter Gartmann         D       Ford Capri RS           29
 9      Jens Winther            DK      BMW 2800 CS             28
10      Günther Ergenzinger     D       Opel Commodore          27

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 1m01.09, 153.22 kph
Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 1m00.14


Division 2
 1      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                33m21.55
 2      Gerhard Schüler         D       Ford Escort             31 laps
 3      Horst Godel             D       Porsche 911             30
 4      Jim Doherty             D       Porsche 914/6           30
 5      Hugo Kathmann           D       BMW 2002                30
 6      Dieter Hegels           D       BMW 2002                30
 7      Richard Leder           D       Porsche 911             30
 8      Erich Schormann         D       BMW 2002                29
 9      Karl-Heinz Leibold      D       Ford Escort             29

Fastest Lap: Jörg Obermoser (Ford) 1m02.84, 148.94 kph
Pole Position: Gerhard Schüler (Ford) 1m02.32



06 August 1972 - Bergpreis Freiburg-Schauinsland
Schauinsland, Breisgau - 2 x 11.2 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           11m33.93
 2      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           11m44.46
 3      Claude Haldi            CH      Porsche 911             12m00.08
 4      Anton Fischhaber        D       Porsche 911             12m00.96
 5      Alexander Soler-Roig    E       Ford Capri RS           12m01.37
 6      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911             12m02.67
 7      Florian Vetsch          CH      Porsche 911             12m08.31
 8      Dominique Thiry         F       Porsche 911             12m08.38
 9      Aake Andersson          S       Porsche 911             12m13.98
10      Rolf Fischer            D       Porsche 911             12m16.72


Division 2
 1      Gerhard Schüler         D       Ford Escort             11m52.08
 2      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                12m04.56
 3      Georg Bock              D       BMW 2002                12m08.29
 4      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             12m13.09
 5      Gerd Schöchlin          D       BMW 2002                12m14.85
 6      Horst Floth             D       Ford Escort             12m19.70
 7      Albrecht Krebs          D       Ford Escort             12m32.75
 8      Günther Wangemann       D       BMW 2002                12m34.41
 9      Michael Gründer         D       BMW 2002                12m50.12
10      Georg Weber             D       NSU TT                  12m52.96



20 August 1972 - Flugplatzrennen Kassel-Calden
Kassel-Calden - 40 laps, 105.840 km


Division 1
 1      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           43m36.8
 2      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           40 laps
 3      Reinhold Jöst           D       Ford Capri RS           40
 4      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911             39
 5      Sigmund Ogrodowczyk     D       Ford Capri RS           38
 6      Horst Kloft             D       Porsche 911             38
 7      Dieter Gartmann         D       Ford Capri RS   
 8      Heinrich Schütz         D       Ford Capri RS   
 9      Holger Soltwedel        D       Ford Capri RS   
10      Günther Ergenzinger     D       Opel Commodore

Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford)


Division 2
 1      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             45m07.6, 40 laps
 2      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             39 laps
 3      Horst Godel             D       Porsche 911             38
 4      Richard Leder           D       Porsche 911             38
 5      Heinz-Walter Schewe     D       BMW 2002                37

Pole Position: Christian Auer (BMW)



27 August 1972 - Preis der Nationen
Hockenheimring - 20 laps, 135.760 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           48m34.8
 2      Alexander Soler-Roig    E       Ford Capri RS           20 laps
 3      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911             20
 4      Eberhard Sindel         D       Porsche 911             19
 5      Heinz Heicker           D       Ford Capri RS           18
 6      Frank Lampe             D       Ford Capri RS           17

Fastest Lap: Frank Gardner (Chevrolet) 2m22.6, 171.37 kph
Pole Position: Frank Gardner (Chevrolet) 2m22.0


Division 2
 1      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             50m00.1
 2      Gerhard Schüler         D       Ford Escort             20 laps
 3      Wilhelm Siegle          D       Porsche 911             19
 4      Albrecht Krebs          D       Ford Escort             19
 5      Horst Godel             D       Porsche 911             19
 6      Gerd Schöchlin          D       BMW 2002                19
 7      Peter Rumpfkeil         D       Porsche 911             18
 8      Karl-Heinz Leibold      D       Ford Escort             18
 9      Gerhard Lässig          D       BMW 2002                18

Fastest Lap: Jörg Obermoser (Ford) 2m27.6, 165.56 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 2m26.1



03 September 1972 - Internationales Eifelpokalrennen
Nürburgring - 7 laps, 159.845 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           1h01m31.3
 2      Werner Christmann       D       Ford Capri RS           7 laps
 3      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           7
 4      Waltraud Odenthal       D       Ford Capri RS           7
 5      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       BMW 2800 CS             7
 6      Kurt Simonsen           S       Porsche 911             7
 7      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911             7
 8      Rolf Rummel             D       BMW 2800 CS             7
 9      Bernd Blank             D       Ford Capri RS           7
10      Eberhard Sindel         D       Porsche 911             7

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 8m38.6, 158.52 kph
Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 8m38.6


Division 2
 1      Gerhard Schüler         D       Ford Escort             1h06m01.4
 2      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                7 laps
 3      Dieter Hegels           D       BMW 2002                7
 4      Peter Kuhlmann          D       BMW 2002                7
 5      Franz-Josef Rieder      D       Porsche 911             7
 6      Richard Peitz           D       BMW 2002                7
 7      Horst Klauke            D       Porsche 911             7
 8      Karl-Heinz Leibold      D       Ford Escort             7
 9      Ernst Jüntgen           D       BMW 1600                7
10      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             6

Fastest Lap: Gerhard Schüler (Ford) 8m54.5, 153.80 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 9m00.6



24 September 1972 - Rheinland-Pfalz Preis
Nürburgring - 7 laps, 159.845 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           1h04m17.3
 2      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           7 laps
 3      Hans Heyer              D       Ford Capri RS           7
 4      Clemens Schickentanz    D       Porsche 911             7
 5      Jürgen Neuhaus          D       Porsche 911             7
 6      Werner Christmann       D       Ford Capri RS           7
 7      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       BMW 2800 CS             7
 8      Rolf Rummel             D       BMW 2800 CS             7
 9      Hans-Wilhelm Ridder     D       Opel Commodore          7
10      Heinz Heicker           D       Ford Capri RS           7

Fastest Lap: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 8m53.9, 153.97 kph
Pole Position: Hans-Joachim Stuck (Ford) 8m33.6


Division 2
 1      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             1h06m57.4
 2      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                7 laps
 3      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             7
 4      Franz-Josef Rieder      D       Porsche 911             7
 5      Horst Klauke            D       Porsche 911             7
 6      Manfred Busch           D       BMW 2002                6

Fastest Lap: Harald Menzel (Ford) 9m10.7, 149.25 kph
Pole Position: Harald Menzel (Ford) 8m58.7



08 October 1972 - Sauerland Bergpreis
Sauerland - 2 x 3.5 km


Division 1
 1      Hans-Joachim Stuck      D       Ford Capri RS           3m38.91
 2      Jochen Mass             D       Ford Capri RS           3m43.35
 3      Klaus Fritzinger        D       Ford Capri RS           3m46.96
 4      Jürgen Neuhaus          D       Porsche 911             3m51.37
 5      Heinz Martin            D       Opel Commodore          3m52.63
 6      Hans-Peter Joisten      D       BMW 2800 CS             3m54.68
 7      Hans Heyer              D       Ford Capri RS           3m55.29
 8      Werner Christmann       D       Ford Capri RS           3m57.03
 9      Jürgen Barth            D       Porsche 911             4m01.26
10      M. Bergmann             D       Porsche 911             4m08.84


Division 2
 1      Harald Menzel           D       Ford Escort             3m44.30
 2      Jörg Obermoser          D       Ford Escort             3m48.15
 3      Walter Struckmann       D       BMW 2002                3m49.92
 4      Peter Cramer            D       Ford Escort             3m50.58
 5      Dieter Basche           D       BMW 2002                3m54.29
 6      Jürgen Pohlmann         D       BMW 2002                3m55.68
 7      Horst Klauke            D       Porsche 911             3m58.07
 8      Eckart Gutkowski        D       Porsche 911             4m01.73
 9      Heinz-Walter Schewe     D       BMW 2002                4m07.30
10      Walter Luft             D       BMW 2002                4m10.44




1972 Deutsche Rennsportmeisterschaft

1 Hans-Joachim Stuck 201 pts 2 Klaus Fritzinger 151 3 Dieter Basche 120 4 Jörg Obermoser 112 5 Harald Menzel 101 6 Gerhard Schüler 90 7 Jürgen Barth 71 8 Hans Heyer 56 9 Hans-Peter Joisten 50 10 Jochen Mass 45 11 Horst Godel 42 12 Rolf Stommelen 40 13 Werner Christmann 36 14 Wilhelm Siegle 34 15 Dieter Hegels 24 16 Clemens Schickentanz 22 16 Gerd Schöchlin 22 18 Sigmund Ogrodowczyk 20 18 Heinrich Schütz 20 18 Walter Struckmann 20