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1984 Brazilian GP
1983 South African GP

1984 South African GP

1984 Belgian GP
1985 South African GP
 XXX  National Panasonic South African Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 7 April 1984
Start time14:00
EventSouth African GP
CircuitKyalami
Event FormatRace of 75 laps
Race2 of 16
Championship race390
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter4104 m
Race Distance4104 × 75 = 307.800 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers27
Finishers12
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 8 - 20th Win (Car Number)
Andrea de Cesaris - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Elio de Angelis - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
MRD International - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Niki Lauda - 20th Win (Driver)
Renault - 200th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
TAG - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Toleman Group Motorsport - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Disqualifications in a SeasonTyrrell (4)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (433),
2. Most 5th Fastest LapsBrabham (28),
3. Most 8th Fastest LapsKeke Rosberg (12),
4. Most 12th Fastest LapsLotus (28),
5. Most Race EntriesLotus (984)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 15 
same
2 Niki Lauda 9 
up
3 Keke Rosberg 6 
down
4 Derek Warwick 4 
up
 Elio de Angelis 4 
down
6 Eddie Cheever 3 
down
 Riccardo Patrese 3 
up
8 Patrick Tambay 2 
down
 Andrea de Cesaris 2 
down
10 Ayrton Senna 1 
down
 Thierry Boutsen 1 
down
1 McLaren / TAG 24 
same
2 Williams / Honda 6 
same
3 Renault / Renault 6 
up
4 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 6 
same
5 Lotus / Renault 4 
down
6 Ligier / Renault 2 
up
7 Arrows / Ford 1 
down
 Toleman / Hart 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 1Car 15
EntrantMarlboro McLaren InternationalMRD InternationalEquipe Renault Elf
DriverNiki LaudaNÚlson PiquetPatrick Tambay
CarMcLaren MP4/2Brabham BT53Renault RE50
EngineTAG 1.5 V6TBMW 1.5 L4TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time1:29'23.4301'04.8711'08.877
Speed206.599 km/h227.750 km/h214.504 km/h


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