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1989 Season
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1989 United States GP
1988 Canadian GP

1989 Canadian GP

1989 French GP
1990 Canadian GP
 XXVII  Grand Prix Molson du Canada


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

Details
DateSunday 18 June 1989
Start time14:00
EventCanadian GP
CircuitMontréal
Event FormatRace of 69 laps
Race6 of 16
Championship race474
Circuit
Laps69
Circuit Perimeter4390 m
Race Distance4390 × 69 = 302.910 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Rain
Participants
Entries39
Qualifiers26
Finishers8
Championship DebutantsColoni C3 (Car Model)
MilestonesCanon Williams Team - 1st Win (Entrant)
Equipe Larrousse - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Jonathan Palmer - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Thierry Boutsen - 1st Win (Driver)
Tyrrell Racing Organisation - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Tyrrell - 20th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most 3rd Fastest LapsNélson Piquet (23),
2. Most 10th Fastest LapsRiccardo Patrese (15),
3. Most Races LedAlain Prost (58),
4. Most Race EntriesLotus (1152),
5. Most Race EntriesRiccardo Patrese (183),
6. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyOsella (14),
7. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (109),
8. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (106),
9. Most 12th Place QualificationsDerek Warwick (17),
10. Most 19th Place QualificationsLotus (27),
11. Most 21st Place QualificationsMarch (29),
12. Most Failures to Pre-Qualify in a SeasonZakspeed (11)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 29 
same
2 Ayrton Senna 27 
same
3 Riccardo Patrese 18 
same
4 Thierry Boutsen 13 
up
5 Nigel Mansell 9 
down
6 Alessandro Nannini 8 
down
7 Michele Alboreto 6 
down
8 Johnny Herbert 5 
down
9 Eddie Cheever 4 
down
 Mauricio Gugelmin 4 
down
 Stefano Modena 4 
down
 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
up
13 Alex Caffi 4 
same
14 Derek Warwick 4 
down
15 Christian Danner 3 
down
 Nélson Piquet 3 
up
17 René Arnoux 2 
up
18 Jonathan Palmer 1 
down
 Gabriele Tarquini 1 
down
 Martin Brundle 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 56 
same
2 Williams / Renault 31 
same
3 Benetton / Ford 13 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 9 
same
5 Dallara / Ford 8 
up
6 Arrows / Ford 8 
down
7 Tyrrell / Ford 7 
down
8 Brabham / Judd 5 
down
9 March / Judd 4 
down
10 Lotus / Judd 3 
up
 Rial / Ford 3 
down
12 Ligier / Ford 2 
same
13 AGS / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 2Car 3
EntrantCanon Williams TeamHonda Marlboro McLarenTyrrell Racing Organisation
DriverThierry BoutsenAlain ProstJonathan Palmer
CarWilliams FW12CMcLaren MP4/5Tyrrell 018
EngineRenault 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10Ford Cosworth DFR 3.5 V8
Time2:01'24.0731'20.9731'31.925
Speed149.707 km/h195.176 km/h171.923 km/h


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