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1987 Spanish GP
1986 Mexican GP

1987 Mexican GP

1987 Japanese GP
1988 Mexican GP
 XI  Gran Premio de Mexico


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

Details
DateSunday 18 October 1987
Start time14:00
EventMexican GP
CircuitMexico City
Event FormatRace of 68 laps
Race14 of 16
Championship race450
Circuit
Laps63
Circuit Perimeter4421 m
Race Distance4421 × 68 = 300.628 km (scheduled)
4421 × 63 = 278.523 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers26
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsYannick Dalmas (Driver)
MilestonesCar 25 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Gerhard Berger - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Minardi Team - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Minardi - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Motori Moderni - 75th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Philippe Alliot - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonNÚlson Piquet (7),
2. Most 10th Fastest Laps in a SeasonArrows (7),
3. Most 10th Fastest Laps in a SeasonDerek Warwick (5),
4. Most 20th Place QualificationsMarch (27)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (480),
2. Most 7th Fastest LapsFerrari (43),
3. Most 18th Fastest LapsTyrrell (24),
4. Most 21st Fastest LapsTyrrell (17),
5. Most 2nd Fastest Laps in a SeasonWilliams (9),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (232),
7. Most Laps LedFerrari (6369),
8. Most Race EntriesLotus (1104),
9. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (103),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsAlain Prost (20),
11. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (54),
12. Most 10th Place QualificationsBrabham (52),
13. Most 16th Place QualificationsLotus (60),
14. Most 26th Place QualificationsOsella (25)

Championships
1 NÚlson Piquet 73 
same
2 Nigel Mansell 61 
same
3 Ayrton Senna 51 
same
4 Alain Prost 46 
same
5 Stefan Johansson 26 
same
6 Gerhard Berger 18 
same
7 Teo Fabi 12 
same
8 Thierry Boutsen 10 
same
9 Michele Alboreto 8 
same
10 Eddie Cheever 8 
up
11 Riccardo Patrese 6 
up
12 Satoru Nakajima 6 
down
13 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
down
14 Philippe Streiff 4 
down
15 Jonathan Palmer 4 
down
16 Derek Warwick 3 
down
17 Philippe Alliot 3 
up
18 Martin Brundle 2 
down
19 Ivan Capelli 1 
up
 RenÚ Arnoux 1 
same
1 Williams / Honda 137 
same
2 McLaren / TAG 72 
same
3 Lotus / Honda 57 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 26 
same
5 Benetton / Ford 22 
same
6 Arrows / Megatron 11 
up
7 Brabham / BMW 10 
up
8 Tyrrell / Ford 8 
down
9 Lola / Ford 3 
up
10 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
down
11 Ligier / Megatron 1 
same
 March / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 5Car 6
EntrantCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda Team
DriverNigel MansellNigel MansellNÚlson Piquet
CarWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11B
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:26'24.2071'18.3831'19.132
Speed193.411 km/h203.049 km/h201.127 km/h


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