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1980 French GP
1979 British GP

1980 British GP

1980 German GP
1981 British GP
 XXXIII  Marlboro British Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 13 July 1980
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitBrands Hatch
Event FormatRace of 76 laps
Race9 of 15
Championship race336
Circuit
Laps76
Circuit Perimeter4207 m
Race Distance4207 × 76 = 319.732 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers24
Finishers13
Championship Debutants
Desiré Wilson (Driver),
Fittipaldi F8 (Car Model),
   Brands Hatch Racing (Entrant),
RAM/Williams Grand Prix Engineering (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 29 - 75th Race Entry (Car Number)
Agip - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Alan Jones - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Didier Pironi - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Fittipaldi - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 10th Fastest LapsLotus (16),
2. Most 21st Fastest LapsEmerson Fittipaldi (5),
3. Most 17th Place QualificationsBrabham (33)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (381),
2. Most 7th Place FinishesBrabham (33),
3. Most 23rd Fastest LapsLotus (9),
4. Most Race EntriesLotus (877),
5. Most 14th Place QualificationsLotus (39)

Championships
1 Alan Jones 37 
same
2 Nélson Piquet 31 
same
3 René Arnoux 23 
same
4 Didier Pironi 23 
same
5 Carlos Reutemann 20 
same
6 Jacques Laffite 16 
same
7 Riccardo Patrese 7 
same
8 Elio de Angelis 6 
same
9 Derek Daly 6 
up
10 Emerson Fittipaldi 5 
down
11 Keke Rosberg 4 
down
12 Jochen Mass 4 
down
13 Alain Prost 4 
up
14 Jean-Pierre Jarier 4 
up
15 John Watson 3 
down
16 Gilles Villeneuve 3 
down
17 Bruno Giacomelli 2 
down
18 Jody Scheckter 2 
down
1 Williams / Ford 57 
same
2 Ligier / Ford 39 
same
3 Brabham / Ford 31 
same
4 Renault / Renault 23 
same
5 Arrows / Ford 11 
same
6 Tyrrell / Ford 10 
up
7 Fittipaldi / Ford 9 
down
8 McLaren / Ford 7 
same
9 Lotus / Ford 6 
down
10 Ferrari / Ferrari 5 
same
11 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 2 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 27Car 25Car 25
EntrantAlbilad-Williams Racing TeamEquipe Ligier GitanesEquipe Ligier Gitanes
DriverAlan JonesDidier PironiDidier Pironi
CarWilliams FW07BLigier JS11/15Ligier JS11/15
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:34'49.2281'11.0041'12.368
Speed202.318 km/h213.301 km/h209.280 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led