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1982 Las Vegas GP
1982 Brazilian GP

1983 Brazilian GP

1983 US West GP
1984 Brazilian GP
 XII  Grande Prêmio do Brasil


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

Details
DateSunday 13 March 1983
Start time14:00
EventBrazilian GP
CircuitJacarepagua
Event FormatRace of 63 laps
Race1 of 16
Championship race374
Circuit
Laps63
Circuit Perimeter5031 m
Race Distance5031 × 63 = 316.953 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries28
Qualifiers26
Finishers14
Championship Debutants
Corrado Fabi (Driver),
Danny Sullivan (Driver),
Johnny Cecotto (Driver),
RAM (Car Manufacturer),
ATS D6 (Car Model),
Alfa Romeo 183T (Car Model),
Arrows A6 (Car Model),
Brabham BT52 (Car Model),
Ferrari 126C2B (Car Model),
Ligier JS21 (Car Model),
Lotus 92 (Car Model),
   Lotus 93T (Car Model),
McLaren MP4/1C (Car Model),
RAM 01 (Car Model),
Renault RE30C (Car Model),
Theodore N183 (Car Model),
Toleman TG183B (Car Model),
Williams FW08C (Car Model),
Benetton Tyrrell Team (Entrant),
Fila Sport (Entrant),
RAM Automotive Team March (Entrant)
MilestonesBMW - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Fila Sport - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Fila Sport - 1st Win (Entrant)
Mobil - 10th Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
TAG Williams Team - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Williams - 10th Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 2nd Place FinishesNiki Lauda (16),
2. Highest 13th Place Finish RatioRAM (100.00%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (302),
2. Most DisqualificationsLotus (8),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (434),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (71),
5. Most 11th Place FinishesLotus (24),
6. Most 3rd Fastest LapsNiki Lauda (11),
7. Most 12th Fastest LapsLotus (25),
8. Most Race EntriesLotus (952),
9. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (90),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (70),
11. Most 13th Place QualificationsLotus (49)

Championships
1 Nélson Piquet 9
2 Niki Lauda 4
3 Jacques Laffite 3
4 Patrick Tambay 2
5 Marc Surer 1
1 Brabham / BMW 9
2 McLaren / Ford 4
3 Williams / Ford 3
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 2
5 Arrows / Ford 1

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 1Car 5
EntrantFila SportTAG Williams TeamFila Sport
DriverNélson PiquetKeke RosbergNélson Piquet
CarBrabham BT52Williams FW08CBrabham BT52
EngineBMW 1.5 L4TFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8BMW 1.5 L4T
Time1:48'27.7311'34.5261'39.829
Speed175.335 km/h191.604 km/h181.426 km/h


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