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1982 Monaco GP

1982 Detroit GP

1982 Canadian GP
1983 Detroit GP
 I  Detroit Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 6 June 1982
Start time14:00
EventDetroit GP
CircuitDetroit
Event FormatRace of 70 laps
Race7 of 16
Championship race364
Circuit
Laps62
Circuit Perimeter4012 m
Race Distance4012 × 70 = 280.840 km (scheduled)
4012 × 62 = 248.744 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsDetroit (4012.1 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 1 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 11 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Chico Serra - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Rothmans March Grand Prix Team - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 3rd Fastest LapsNiki Lauda (10),
2. Most 10th Fastest LapsJacques Laffite (9)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (292),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (403),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (424),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (276),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (85),
6. Most 12th Fastest LapsLotus (24),
7. Most Race EntriesLotus (932),
8. Most Failures to QualifyMarch (52),
9. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (81),
10. Most 21st Place QualificationsMarch (26)

Championships
1 John Watson 26 
up
2 Didier Pironi 20 
up
3 Alain Prost 18 
down
4 Keke Rosberg 17 
same
5 Riccardo Patrese 13 
same
6 Niki Lauda 12 
same
7 Eddie Cheever 10 
up
8 Michele Alboreto 10 
down
9 Nigel Mansell 7 
down
10 Elio de Angelis 7 
down
11 Gilles Villeneuve 6 
down
 Carlos Reutemann 6 
down
13 RenÚ Arnoux 4 
down
 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
down
15 Jean-Pierre Jarier 3 
same
16 Derek Daly 3 
up
17 Manfred Winkelhock 2 
down
 Eliseo Salazar 2 
down
 NÚlson Piquet 2 
down
20 Chico Serra 1 
down
 Jacques Laffite 1 
up
1 McLaren / Ford 38 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 26 
up
3 Williams / Ford 26 
up
4 Renault / Renault 22 
down
5 Lotus / Ford 14 
same
6 Brabham / Ford 13 
same
7 Ligier / Matra 11 
up
8 Tyrrell / Ford 10 
down
9 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 4 
down
10 ATS / Ford 4 
same
11 Osella / Ford 3 
same
12 Brabham / BMW 2 
same
13 Fittipaldi / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 7Car 15Car 15
EntrantMarlboro McLaren InternationalEquipe Renault ElfEquipe Renault Elf
DriverJohn WatsonAlain ProstAlain Prost
CarMcLaren MP4/1BRenault RE30BRenault RE30B
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Renault 1.5 V6TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time1:58'41.0431'48.5371'50.438
Speed125.751 km/h133.072 km/h130.781 km/h


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