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1983 British GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 7 August 1983
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitHockenheim
Event FormatRace of 45 laps
Race11 of 16
Championship race383
Circuit
Laps45
Circuit Perimeter6797 m
Race Distance6797 × 45 = 305.865 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Dry
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers13
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 28 - 10th Win (Car Number)
BMW - 75th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Benetton Tyrrell Team - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Candy Toleman Motorsport - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Corrado Fabi - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Danny Sullivan - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Fila Sport - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Johnny Cecotto - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Keke Rosberg - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Marc Surer - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Mauro Baldi - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Michelin - 750th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
RAM Automotive Team March - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
RAM - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Raul Boesel - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Roberto Guerrero - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Theodore Racing Team - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most DisqualificationsNiki Lauda (3),
2. Most 16th Fastest LapsMarc Surer (7)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (425),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (313),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (445),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (291),
5. Most Race WinsFerrari (88),
6. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (97),
7. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (42),
8. Most 10th Fastest LapsLotus (23),
9. Most 11th Fastest LapsMcLaren (22),
10. Most 11th Fastest LapsJohn Watson (10),
11. Most Races LedFerrari (217),
12. Most Laps LedFerrari (6043),
13. Most Race EntriesLotus (970),
14. Most Perfect WeekendsFerrari (39),
15. Most PolesFerrari (99),
16. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (95),
17. Most 17th Place QualificationsLotus (38)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 42 
same
2 NÚlson Piquet 33 
same
3 Patrick Tambay 31 
same
4 RenÚ Arnoux 28 
up
5 Keke Rosberg 25 
down
6 John Watson 18 
same
7 Eddie Cheever 14 
same
8 Niki Lauda 11 
same
9 Jacques Laffite 11 
same
10 Michele Alboreto 9 
same
11 Andrea de Cesaris 6 
up
12 Riccardo Patrese 4 
up
13 Nigel Mansell 4 
down
14 Marc Surer 4 
down
15 Danny Sullivan 2 
down
16 Johnny Cecotto 1 
down
 Mauro Baldi 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 59 
up
2 Renault / Renault 56 
down
3 Brabham / BMW 37 
up
4 Williams / Ford 36 
down
5 McLaren / Ford 29 
same
6 Tyrrell / Ford 11 
same
7 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 7 
up
8 Arrows / Ford 4 
down
9 Lotus / Renault 3 
down
10 Theodore / Ford 1 
down
 Lotus / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 28Car 27Car 28
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverRenÚ ArnouxPatrick TambayRenÚ Arnoux
CarFerrari 126C3Ferrari 126C3Ferrari 126C3
EngineFerrari 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6T
Time1:27'10.3191'49.3281'53.938
Speed210.525 km/h223.815 km/h214.759 km/h


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