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1983 Canadian GP
1982 British GP

1983 British GP

1983 German GP
1984 British GP
 XXXVI  Marlboro British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 16 July 1983
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 67 laps
Race10 of 16
Championship race382
Circuit
Laps67
Circuit Perimeter4719 m
Race Distance4719 × 67 = 316.173 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers17
Championship Debutants
Kenny Acheson (Driver),
Spirit (Car Manufacturer),
Brabham BT52B (Car Model),
Ferrari 126C3 (Car Model),
   Lotus 94T (Car Model),
Spirit 201C (Car Model),
Spirit Racing (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 28 - 10th Pole Position (Car Number)
Arrows Racing Team - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Team ATS - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 5th Fastest LapsBrabham (25),
2. Most 25th Fastest LapsLotus (6)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (312),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (423),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (444),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (290),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (92),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (48),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (32),
8. Most 11th Fastest LapsMcLaren (21),
9. Most 13th Fastest LapsJacques Laffite (9),
10. Most Races LedFerrari (215),
11. Most Laps LedFerrari (6005),
12. Most Race EntriesLotus (968),
13. Most PolesFerrari (98),
14. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (94),
15. Most 18th Place QualificationsLotus (37)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 39 
same
2 NÚlson Piquet 33 
same
3 Patrick Tambay 31 
same
4 Keke Rosberg 25 
same
5 RenÚ Arnoux 19 
same
6 John Watson 16 
same
7 Eddie Cheever 14 
same
8 Niki Lauda 11 
same
9 Jacques Laffite 10 
same
10 Michele Alboreto 9 
same
11 Nigel Mansell 4 
up
12 Marc Surer 4 
down
13 Danny Sullivan 2 
down
14 Johnny Cecotto 1 
down
 Mauro Baldi 1 
down
1 Renault / Renault 53 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 50 
same
3 Williams / Ford 35 
same
4 Brabham / BMW 33 
same
5 McLaren / Ford 27 
same
6 Tyrrell / Ford 11 
same
7 Arrows / Ford 4 
same
8 Lotus / Renault 3 
up
9 Theodore / Ford 1 
down
 Lotus / Ford 1 
down
 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 15Car 28Car 15
EntrantEquipe Renault ElfScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACEquipe Renault Elf
DriverAlain ProstRenÚ ArnouxAlain Prost
CarRenault RE40Ferrari 126C3Renault RE40
EngineRenault 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time1:24'39.7801'09.4621'14.212
Speed224.069 km/h244.571 km/h228.917 km/h


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