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1989 Portuguese GP
1988 Spanish GP

1989 Spanish GP

1989 Japanese GP
1990 Spanish GP
 XXXI  Gran Premio Tio Pepe de España


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

Details
DateSunday 1 October 1989
Start time14:00
EventSpanish GP
CircuitJerez
Event FormatRace of 73 laps
Race14 of 16
Championship race482
Circuit
Laps73
Circuit Perimeter4218 m
Race Distance4218 × 73 = 307.914 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries38
Qualifiers26
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 35 - 100th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 41 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Ayrton Senna - 20th Win (Driver)
Equipe Larrousse - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Honda Marlboro McLaren - 25th Win (Entrant)
Ivan Capelli - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Leyton House March Racing Team - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 25th Fastest LapsPiercarlo Ghinzani (7),
2. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyZakspeed (27)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (507),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (400),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (532),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (341),
5. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (96),
6. Most Podium FinishesAlain Prost (80),
7. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (96),
8. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (134),
9. Most 8th Place FinishesLotus (48),
10. Most 24th Fastest LapsOsella (24),
11. Most 25th Fastest LapsOsella (13),
12. Most Race EntriesLotus (1168),
13. Most Race EntriesRiccardo Patrese (191),
14. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyAguri Suzuki (14),
15. Most PolesAyrton Senna (40),
16. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (108),
17. Most 18th Place QualificationsLotus (41),
18. Most 25th Place QualificationsOsella (22),
19. Most 25th Place QualificationsPiercarlo Ghinzani (11),
20. Most Failures to Pre-Qualify in a SeasonZakspeed (27),
21. Most Failures to Pre-Qualify in a SeasonAguri Suzuki (14)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 76 
same
2 Ayrton Senna 60 
same
3 Nigel Mansell 38 
same
4 Riccardo Patrese 30 
same
5 Thierry Boutsen 24 
same
6 Gerhard Berger 21 
up
7 Alessandro Nannini 17 
down
8 Nélson Piquet 9 
same
9 Jean Alesi 8 
up
10 Eddie Cheever 6 
down
 Michele Alboreto 6 
down
 Stefan Johansson 6 
down
13 Derek Warwick 6 
down
14 Johnny Herbert 5 
down
15 Mauricio Gugelmin 4 
same
 Stefano Modena 4 
same
 Andrea de Cesaris 4 
same
18 Alex Caffi 4 
same
19 Pierluigi Martini 4 
same
20 Christian Danner 3 
same
21 René Arnoux 2 
same
22 Jonathan Palmer 2 
same
 Martin Brundle 2 
same
24 Luis Perez-Sala 1 
same
 Gabriele Tarquini 1 
same
 Olivier Grouillard 1 
same
 Philippe Alliot 1 
up
1 McLaren / Honda 141 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 59 
same
3 Williams / Renault 54 
same
4 Benetton / Ford 22 
same
5 Tyrrell / Ford 16 
same
6 Arrows / Ford 12 
same
7 Lotus / Judd 9 
same
8 Dallara / Ford 8 
same
9 Onyx / Ford 6 
same
10 Brabham / Judd 6 
same
11 Minardi / Ford 5 
same
12 March / Judd 4 
same
13 Rial / Ford 3 
same
14 Ligier / Ford 3 
same
15 Lola / Lamborghini 1 
up
 AGS / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 1
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLaren
DriverAyrton SennaAyrton SennaAyrton Senna
CarMcLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5
EngineHonda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10
Time1:47'48.2641'20.2911'25.779
Speed171.374 km/h189.122 km/h177.022 km/h


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