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1987 Mexican GP
1977 Japanese GP

1987 Japanese GP

1987 Australian GP
1988 Japanese GP
 XIII  Fuji Television Japanese Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 1 November 1987
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 51 laps
Race15 of 16
Championship race451
Circuit
Laps51
Circuit Perimeter5859 m
Race Distance5859 × 51 = 298.809 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers27
Finishers15
Championship DebutantsSuzuka (5859 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 23 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Alain Prost - 20th Fastest Lap (Driver)
BP - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most Consecutive RetirementsAndrea de Cesaris (12),
2. Most 12th Place Finishes in a SeasonPhilippe Streiff (3),
3. Most 5th Fastest Laps in a SeasonMichele Alboreto (5),
4. Most 10th Place Qualifications in a SeasonAndrea de Cesaris (5)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (372),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (504),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (322),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (93),
5. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (90),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (51),
7. Most 5th Fastest LapsFerrari (41),
8. Most 9th Fastest LapsLotus (34),
9. Most 10th Fastest LapsRiccardo Patrese (12),
10. Most 18th Fastest LapsTyrrell (25),
11. Most Races LedFerrari (233),
12. Most Laps LedFerrari (6419),
13. Most Race EntriesLotus (1106),
14. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlain Prost (22),
15. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (98),
16. Most 10th Place QualificationsBrabham (53),
17. Most 11th Place QualificationsLotus (44),
18. Most 20th Place QualificationsMarch (28)

Championships
1 NÚlson Piquet 73 
same
2 Nigel Mansell 61 
same
3 Ayrton Senna 57 
same
4 Alain Prost 46 
same
5 Stefan Johansson 30 
same
6 Gerhard Berger 27 
same
7 Teo Fabi 12 
same
8 Thierry Boutsen 12 
same
9 Michele Alboreto 11 
same
10 Eddie Cheever 8 
same
11 Satoru Nakajima 7 
up
12 Riccardo Patrese 6 
down
13 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
same
14 Philippe Streiff 4 
same
15 Jonathan Palmer 4 
same
16 Derek Warwick 3 
same
17 Philippe Alliot 3 
same
18 Martin Brundle 2 
same
19 Ivan Capelli 1 
same
 RenÚ Arnoux 1 
same
1 Williams / Honda 137 
same
2 McLaren / TAG 76 
same
3 Lotus / Honda 64 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 38 
same
5 Benetton / Ford 24 
same
6 Arrows / Megatron 11 
same
7 Brabham / BMW 10 
same
8 Tyrrell / Ford 8 
same
9 Lola / Ford 3 
same
10 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
same
11 Ligier / Megatron 1 
same
 March / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 28Car 28Car 1
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMarlboro McLaren International
DriverGerhard BergerGerhard BergerAlain Prost
CarFerrari F1-87Ferrari F1-87McLaren MP4/3
EngineFerrari 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6TTAG 1.5 V6T
Time1:32'58.0721'40.0421'43.844
Speed192.847 km/h210.835 km/h203.116 km/h


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