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1987 French GP
1986 British GP

1987 British GP

1987 German GP
1988 British GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 12 July 1987
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 65 laps
Race7 of 16
Championship race443
Circuit
Laps65
Circuit Perimeter4778 m
Race Distance4778 × 65 = 310.570 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Fresh, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers25
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsSilverstone (4778 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesChristian Danner - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Marlboro McLaren International - 200th Race Entry (Entrant)
Megatron - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Nigel Mansell - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Nigel Mansell - 10th Win (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Consecutive 2nd Place FinishesNÚlson Piquet (4)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsRiccardo Patrese (93),
2. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (45),
3. Most 5th Fastest LapsAlain Prost (13),
4. Most 22nd Fastest LapsPhilippe Alliot (9),
5. Most Race EntriesLotus (1090),
6. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (63),
7. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (64),
8. Most 12th Place QualificationsLotus (50),
9. Most 24th Place QualificationsMarch (29)

Championships
1 Ayrton Senna 31 
same
2 Nigel Mansell 30 
up
3 NÚlson Piquet 30 
same
4 Alain Prost 26 
down
5 Stefan Johansson 13 
same
6 Gerhard Berger 9 
same
7 Michele Alboreto 8 
same
8 Satoru Nakajima 6 
up
9 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
down
10 Eddie Cheever 4 
down
11 Teo Fabi 3 
same
12 Derek Warwick 2 
up
 Jonathan Palmer 2 
down
 Martin Brundle 2 
down
 Thierry Boutsen 2 
down
16 Ivan Capelli 1 
down
 RenÚ Arnoux 1 
down
 Philippe Streiff 1 
down
1 Williams / Honda 60 
same
2 McLaren / TAG 39 
same
3 Lotus / Honda 37 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 17 
same
5 Arrows / Megatron 6 
up
6 Benetton / Ford 5 
up
7 Brabham / BMW 4 
down
8 Tyrrell / Ford 3 
same
9 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
same
10 Ligier / Megatron 1 
same
 March / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 6Car 5
EntrantCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda Team
DriverNigel MansellNÚlson PiquetNigel Mansell
CarWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11B
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:19'11.7801'07.1101'09.832
Speed235.291 km/h256.308 km/h246.317 km/h


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