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1981 Monaco GP
1980 Spanish GP

1981 Spanish GP

1981 French GP
1986 Spanish GP
 XXVII  Gran Premio Talbot de España


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

Details
DateSunday 21 June 1981
Start time14:00
EventSpanish GP
CircuitJarama
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race8 of 16
Championship race349
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter3312 m
Race Distance3312 × 80 = 264.960 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Very hot, Dry
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers25
Finishers16
Championship Debutants
Equipo Banco Occidental (Entrant),    TAG Williams Team (Entrant)
MilestonesAlain Prost - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Arrows - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Emilio de Villota - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Equipe Talbot Gitanes - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Hector Rebaque - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC - 50th Win (Entrant)
TAG Williams Team - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresCarlos Reutemann (62),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresCarlos Reutemann (62),
3. Most 6th Fastest LapsFerrari (23),
4. Most 7th Fastest LapsLotus (27)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (284),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (416),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (271),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (82),
5. Most 3rd Fastest LapsFerrari (30),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (200),
7. Most Laps LedFerrari (5692),
8. Most Race EntriesLotus (904),
9. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (54),
10. Most 10th Place QualificationsLotus (40),
11. Most 22nd Place QualificationsMarch (21)

Championships
1 Carlos Reutemann 37 
same
2 Alan Jones 24 
same
3 Nélson Piquet 22 
same
4 Gilles Villeneuve 21 
same
5 Jacques Laffite 17 
same
6 Riccardo Patrese 10 
same
7 Elio de Angelis 7 
up
8 Nigel Mansell 5 
up
9 Didier Pironi 5 
down
10 Eddie Cheever 5 
down
11 John Watson 4 
up
 Alain Prost 4 
down
13 Marc Surer 4 
down
14 Hector Rebaque 3 
down
 Mario Andretti 3 
down
16 René Arnoux 2 
down
17 Patrick Tambay 1 
down
 Andrea de Cesaris 1 
down
1 Williams / Ford 61 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 26 
up
3 Brabham / Ford 25 
down
4 Ligier / Matra 17 
same
5 Lotus / Ford 12 
up
6 Arrows / Ford 10 
down
7 Renault / Renault 6 
same
8 McLaren / Ford 5 
up
9 Tyrrell / Ford 5 
down
10 Ensign / Ford 4 
down
11 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 3 
down
12 Theodore / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 27Car 26Car 1
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACEquipe Talbot GitanesTAG Williams Team
DriverGilles VilleneuveJacques LaffiteAlan Jones
CarFerrari 126CKLigier JS17Williams FW07C
EngineFerrari 1.5 V6TMatra 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:46'35.011'13.7541'17.818
Speed149.156 km/h161.662 km/h153.219 km/h


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