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1987 Monaco GP
1986 Detroit GP

1987 Detroit GP

1987 French GP
1988 Detroit GP
 VI  Detroit Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 21 June 1987
Start time14:00
EventDetroit GP
CircuitDetroit
Event FormatRace of 63 laps
Race5 of 16
Championship race441
Circuit
Laps63
Circuit Perimeter4023 m
Race Distance4023 × 63 = 253.449 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers26
Finishers12
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCamel Team Lotus Honda - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Eddie Cheever - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Honda - 20th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
USF&G Arrows Megatron - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
West Zakspeed Racing - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Zakspeed - 50th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Zakspeed - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (368),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (475),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (500),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (88),
5. Most 3rd Fastest LapsNÚlson Piquet (20),
6. Most 4th Fastest LapsAlain Prost (15),
7. Most 5th Fastest LapsFerrari (38),
8. Most 23rd Fastest LapsOsella (14),
9. Most Race EntriesLotus (1086),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsAlain Prost (18),
11. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (62),
12. Most 22nd Place QualificationsMarch (27)

Championships
1 Ayrton Senna 24 
up
2 Alain Prost 22 
down
3 NÚlson Piquet 18 
up
4 Stefan Johansson 13 
down
5 Nigel Mansell 12 
same
6 Gerhard Berger 9 
up
7 Michele Alboreto 8 
down
8 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
same
9 Eddie Cheever 4 
same
10 Satoru Nakajima 3 
same
11 Martin Brundle 2 
same
 Thierry Boutsen 2 
same
13 Jonathan Palmer 2 
down
14 Ivan Capelli 1 
same
15 RenÚ Arnoux 1 
same
1 McLaren / TAG 35 
same
2 Williams / Honda 30 
same
3 Lotus / Honda 27 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 17 
same
5 Brabham / BMW 4 
same
6 Arrows / Megatron 4 
same
7 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
same
 Benetton / Ford 2 
same
 Tyrrell / Ford 2 
same
10 Ligier / Megatron 1 
same
 March / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 12Car 5Car 12
EntrantCamel Team Lotus HondaCanon Williams Honda TeamCamel Team Lotus Honda
DriverAyrton SennaNigel MansellAyrton Senna
CarLotus 99TWilliams FW11BLotus 99T
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:50'16.3581'39.2641'40.464
Speed137.903 km/h145.902 km/h144.159 km/h


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