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1989 Brazilian GP
1988 San Marino GP

1989 San Marino GP

1989 Monaco GP
1990 San Marino GP
 IX  Gran Premio di San Marino


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

Details
DateSunday 23 April 1989
Start time14:00
EventSan Marino GP
CircuitImola
Event FormatRace of 61 laps
Race2 of 16
Championship race470
Circuit
Laps58
Circuit Perimeter5040 m
Race Distance5040 × 61 = 307.440 km (scheduled)
5040 × 58 = 292.320 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries39
Qualifiers26
Finishers12
Championship Debutants
Lola LC89 (Car Model),
Tyrrell 018 (Car Model),
   Equipe Larrousse (Entrant)
MilestonesAlessandro Nannini - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
BMS Scuderia Italia - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Benetton Formula Ltd - 100th Race Entry (Entrant)
Benetton - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Coloni SpA - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Dallara - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Nicola Larini - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Rial Racing - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Rial - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 20th Place QualificationsPhilippe Alliot (10)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (497),
2. Most Podium FinishesAlain Prost (71),
3. Most RetirementsRiccardo Patrese (107),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (85),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (85),
6. Most 2nd Place FinishesAlain Prost (23),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (50),
8. Most 13th Fastest LapsLotus (32),
9. Most 17th Fastest LapsLotus (26),
10. Most Race EntriesLotus (1144),
11. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlain Prost (34),
12. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (112),
13. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (104),
14. Most 12th Place QualificationsDerek Warwick (16)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 12 
up
2 Nigel Mansell 9 
down
 Ayrton Senna 9 
up
4 Alessandro Nannini 5 
up
5 Mauricio Gugelmin 4 
down
6 Derek Warwick 4 
down
7 Thierry Boutsen 3 
same
8 Johnny Herbert 3 
down
9 Jonathan Palmer 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 21 
up
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 9 
down
3 Benetton / Ford 8 
up
4 March / Judd 4 
down
5 Arrows / Ford 4 
same
6 Williams / Renault 3 
same
7 Tyrrell / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 2
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLaren
DriverAyrton SennaAyrton SennaAlain Prost
CarMcLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5
EngineHonda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10
Time1:26'51.2451'26.0101'26.795
Speed201.939 km/h210.952 km/h209.044 km/h


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