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1989 Mexican GP
1980 United States GP

1989 United States GP

1989 Canadian GP
1990 United States GP
 XXVI  Iceberg United States Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 4 June 1989
Start time14:00
EventUnited States GP
CircuitPhoenix
Event FormatRace of 81 laps
Race5 of 16
Championship race473
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter3798 m
Race Distance3798 × 81 = 307.638 km (scheduled)
3798 × 75 = 284.850 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries39
Qualifiers26
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsPhoenix (3798 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesArrows Grand Prix International - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Automobiles Gonfaronaise Sportive - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
BMS Scuderia Italia - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Camel Team Lotus - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Coloni SpA - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Dallara - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Honda Marlboro McLaren - 20th Pole Position (Entrant)
Lamborghini - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Moneytron Onyx Formula One - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Onyx - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Piercarlo Ghinzani - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Renault - 500th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Rial Racing - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Rial - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Yamaha - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most PolesAyrton Senna (34),
2. Most 14th Place QualificationsRiccardo Patrese (15),
3. Most Failures to Pre-Qualify in a SeasonZakspeed (9)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (501),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (88),
3. Most Podium FinishesAlain Prost (73),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlain Prost (88),
5. Most Race WinsAlain Prost (36),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsAlain Prost (23),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (51),
8. Most 10th Fastest LapsLotus (29),
9. Most Races LedAlain Prost (57),
10. Most Race EntriesLotus (1150),
11. Most Race EntriesRiccardo Patrese (182),
12. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyOsella (13),
13. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlain Prost (37),
14. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (108),
15. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (67),
16. Most 10th Place QualificationsDerek Warwick (16),
17. Most 21st Place QualificationsJonathan Palmer (10)

Championships
1 Alain Prost 29 
up
2 Ayrton Senna 27 
down
3 Riccardo Patrese 12 
up
4 Nigel Mansell 9 
down
5 Alessandro Nannini 8 
down
6 Michele Alboreto 6 
same
7 Johnny Herbert 5 
up
8 Eddie Cheever 4 
up
 Mauricio Gugelmin 4 
down
 Stefano Modena 4 
same
11 Thierry Boutsen 4 
down
12 Derek Warwick 4 
down
13 Alex Caffi 3 
down
 Christian Danner 3 
up
15 Gabriele Tarquini 1 
down
 Martin Brundle 1 
same
17 Jonathan Palmer 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 56 
same
2 Williams / Renault 16 
up
3 Benetton / Ford 13 
down
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 9 
down
5 Arrows / Ford 8 
up
6 Tyrrell / Ford 7 
down
7 Brabham / Judd 5 
down
8 March / Judd 4 
down
9 Dallara / Ford 3 
same
 Rial / Ford 3 
up
11 AGS / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 1Car 1
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLaren
DriverAlain ProstAyrton SennaAyrton Senna
CarMcLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5McLaren MP4/5
EngineHonda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10Honda 3.5 V10
Time2:01'33.1331'30.1081'33.969
Speed140.606 km/h151.738 km/h145.503 km/h


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