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1980 French GP
1979 British GP

1980 British GP

1980 German GP
1981 British GP
 XXXIII  Marlboro British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 13 July 1980
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitBrands Hatch
Event FormatRace of 76 laps
Race9 of 15
Championship race336
Circuit
Laps76
Circuit Perimeter4207 m
Race Distance4207 × 76 = 319.732 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers24
Finishers13
Championship Debutants
Desiré Wilson (Driver),
Fittipaldi F8 (Car Model),
   Brands Hatch Racing (Entrant),
RAM/Williams Grand Prix Engineering (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 29 - 75th Race Entry (Car Number)
Agip - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Alan Jones - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Didier Pironi - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Fittipaldi - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 17th Place QualificationsBrabham (33)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (381),
2. Most 7th Place FinishesBrabham (33),
3. Most Race EntriesLotus (877),
4. Most 14th Place QualificationsLotus (39)

Championships
1  Alan Jones 37 
2  Nélson Piquet 31 
3  René Arnoux 23 
4  Didier Pironi 23 
5  Carlos Reutemann 20 
6  Jacques Laffite 16 
7  Riccardo Patrese 7 
8  Elio de Angelis 6 
9  Derek Daly 6 
up
10  Emerson Fittipaldi 5 
down
11  Keke Rosberg 4 
down
12  Jochen Mass 4 
down
13  Alain Prost 4 
up
14  Jean-Pierre Jarier 4 
up
15  John Watson 3 
down
16  Gilles Villeneuve 3 
down
17  Jody Scheckter 2 
down
  Bruno Giacomelli 2 
down
1 Williams / Ford 57 
2 Ligier / Ford 39 
3 Brabham / Ford 31 
4 Renault / Renault 23 
5 Arrows / Ford 11 
6 Tyrrell / Ford 10 
up
7 Fittipaldi / Ford 9 
down
8 McLaren / Ford 7 
9 Lotus / Ford 6 
down
10 Ferrari / Ferrari 5 
11 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 27Car 25Car 25
EntrantAlbilad-Williams Racing TeamEquipe Ligier GitanesEquipe Ligier Gitanes
Driver Alan Jones Didier Pironi Didier Pironi
CarWilliams FW07BLigier JS11/15Ligier JS11/15
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:34'49.2281'11.0041'12.368
Speed202.318 km/h213.301 km/h209.280 km/h


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