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1988 Hungarian GP
1987 Belgian GP

1988 Belgian GP

1988 Italian GP
1989 Belgian GP
 XLVI  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 28 August 1988
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 43 laps
Race11 of 16
Championship race463
Circuit
Laps43
Circuit Perimeter6940 m
Race Distance6940 × 43 = 298.420 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers26
Finishers13
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesAyrton Senna - 25th Pole Position (Driver)
Honda Marlboro McLaren - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Osella Squadra Corse - 200th Race Entry (Entrant)
Osella - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
STP - 75th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 9th Fastest LapsRiccardo Patrese (10),
2. Most 21st Place QualificationsJonathan Palmer (9)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (487),
2. Most Podium FinishesAlain Prost (65),
3. Most RetirementsRiccardo Patrese (104),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (79),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (79),
6. Most Consecutive Race WinsMcLaren (11),
7. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (108),
8. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMcLaren (44),
9. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (49),
10. Most 10th Fastest LapsLotus (28),
11. Most Race EntriesLotus (1130),
12. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlain Prost (29),
13. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (108),
14. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (104),
15. Most 26th Place QualificationsOsella (28)

Championships
1 Ayrton Senna 75 
same
2 Alain Prost 72 
same
3 Gerhard Berger 28 
same
4 NÚlson Piquet 18 
up
5 Thierry Boutsen 16 
down
6 Michele Alboreto 16 
down
7 Derek Warwick 11 
same
8 Ivan Capelli 8 
up
9 Nigel Mansell 6 
down
10 Alessandro Nannini 6 
down
11 Mauricio Gugelmin 5 
down
12 Jonathan Palmer 5 
down
13 Andrea de Cesaris 3 
same
14 Eddie Cheever 2 
up
 Riccardo Patrese 2 
same
16 Pierluigi Martini 1 
down
 Satoru Nakajima 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 147 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 44 
same
3 Benetton / Ford 22 
same
4 Lotus / Honda 19 
same
5 March / Judd 13 
up
6 Arrows / Megatron 13 
down
7 Williams / Judd 8 
same
8 Tyrrell / Ford 5 
same
9 Rial / Ford 3 
same
10 Minardi / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 12Car 12Car 28
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverAyrton SennaAyrton SennaGerhard Berger
CarMcLaren MP4/4McLaren MP4/4Ferrari F1-87/88C
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6T
Time1:28'00.5491'53.7182'00.772
Speed203.447 km/h219.701 km/h206.869 km/h


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