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Driver

Elio de Angelis

 
Include non-championship races

Details
Date of BirthWednesday 26 March 1958
Date of DeathThursday 15 May 1986
Age of Death28 years, 1 month, 20 days
Born
Rome
Italy
F1 Career
Active Years1979 - 1986
Races Contested
109  
Wins2
2nd Places2
3rd Places5
4th Places11
5th Places17
6th Places6
Average ClassificationMedian: 5, Mean: 5.80, Standard deviation: 0.40
Retirements46
Disqualifications3
Failures to qualify1
Pole Positions3
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 11, Mean: 11.17, Standard deviation: 0.59
Fastest Laps0
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 11, Mean: 11.64, Standard deviation: 0.56
Races Led4
Laps Led28
Race Distance Led150 km
Debut1979 Argentine GP
Maiden Win1982 Austrian GP
Last Race1986 Monaco GP
Drivers' Championships
1979 - 17th   
(3 points)
1980 - 7th   
(13 points)
1981 - 8th   
(14 points)
1982 - 9th   
(23 points)
  
1983 - 17th   
(2 points)
1984 - 3rd   
(34 points)
1985 - 5th   
(33 points)
1986 - Not Classified
Total Points Scored122
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At Retirement1. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (3) – set at 1985 British GP,
2. Most Consecutive 7th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1983 French GP,
3. Most 8th Fastest Laps in a Season (5) – set at 1983 French GP,
4. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1983 French GP,
5. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1983 French GP,
6. Most 4th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (2) – set at 1985 Portuguese GP,
7. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1983 French GP,
8. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1983 French GP,
9. Most 5th Place Finishes (17) – set at 1985 European GP,
10. Most 5th Place Finishes in a Season (6) – set at 1985 European GP
Records Ever Broken1. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1979 British GP,
2. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
3. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
4. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
5. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
6. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1979 Canadian GP,
7. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1980 French GP,
8. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1980 French GP,
9. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1980 French GP,
10. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1980 French GP,
11. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1980 French GP,
12. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1981 US West GP,
13. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1981 US West GP,
14. Most 4th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1981 US West GP,
15. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1981 US West GP,
16. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1981 US West GP,
17. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1981 US West GP,
18. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1981 US West GP,
19. Most 8th Fastest Laps in a Season (5) – set at 1981 Monaco GP,
20. Most 8th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1982 Belgian GP,
21. Most Consecutive 7th Place Finishes (2) – set at 1983 French GP,
22. Most 8th Fastest Laps in a Season (5) – set at 1983 French GP,
23. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1983 French GP,
24. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a Season (3) – set at 1983 French GP,
25. Most 8th Fastest Laps (8) – set at 1983 French GP,
26. Most 4th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1983 French GP,
27. Most 12th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1983 French GP,
28. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1983 French GP,
29. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1983 French GP,
30. Most 5th Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1983 French GP,
31. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1983 French GP,
32. Most 4th Place Qualifications, Finishes, and Fastest Laps (2) – set at 1985 Portuguese GP,
33. Most 5th Place Finishes (13) – set at 1985 Detroit GP,
34. Most 5th Place Finishes (14) – set at 1985 French GP,
35. Most Consecutive 5th Place Finishes (3) – set at 1985 British GP,
36. Most 5th Place Finishes (15) – set at 1985 Austrian GP,
37. Most 5th Place Finishes (16) – set at 1985 Dutch GP,
38. Most 5th Place Finishes in a Season (5) – set at 1985 Dutch GP,
39. Most 5th Place Finishes (17) – set at 1985 European GP,
40. Most 5th Place Finishes in a Season (6) – set at 1985 European GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Mario Andretti
14
1980
Nigel Mansell
61
1980 - 1984
Roberto Moreno
1
1982
Geoff Lees
1
1982
Ayrton Senna
16
1985
Riccardo Patrese
4
1986
Team RacesYears
Shadow
15
1979
Lotus
90
1980 - 1985
Brabham
4
1986
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Shadow
15
1979
Lotus
90
1980 - 1985
Brabham
4
1986
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Ford
58
1979 - 1982
Renault
47
1983 - 1985
BMW
4
1986
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Goodyear
83
1979 - 1982, 1984 - 1985
Michelin
7
1981
Pirelli
19
1983, 1986
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Valvoline
28
1979, 1982
Essex
2
1981
Elf
47
1983 - 1985
Castrol
4
1986
EntrantRacesYears
Interscope Shadow Racing Team
15
1979
Team Essex Lotus
19
1980 - 1981
John Player Team Lotus
55
1981 - 1984
John Player Special Team Lotus
16
1985
Motor Racing Developments Ltd
4
1986
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Tony Southgate
15
1979
John Baldwin
15
1979
Colin Chapman
51
1980 - 1983
Martin Ogilvie
90
1980 - 1985
Peter Wright
29
1980 - 1982
Gerard Ducarouge
39
1983 - 1985
Gordon Murray
4
1986
David North
4
1986
Car ModelRacesYears
Shadow DN9
15
1979
Lotus 81
18
1980 - 1981
Lotus 87
10
1981
Lotus 87B
1
1982
Lotus 91
14
1982
Lotus 93T
8
1983
Lotus 94T
7
1983
Lotus 95T
16
1984
Lotus 97T
16
1985
Brabham BT55
4
1986
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 18
15
1979
Car 12
14
1980
Car 11
76
1981 - 1985
Car 8
4
1986
Team SponsorRacesYears
Goodyear
46
1979, 1982, 1985
Interscope
15
1979
Essex
28
1980 - 1981
Tissot
43
1980 - 1982
Valvoline
29
1980, 1982
Michelin
14
1981
NGK
29
1981 - 1982
John Player Special
71
1981 - 1985
Elf
47
1983 - 1985
Olympus
16
1985
Renault
16
1985
Emporio Armani
4
1986
Olivetti
4
1986

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