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1983 Canadian GP
1982 British GP

1983 British GP

1983 German GP
1984 British GP
 XXXVI  Marlboro British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 16 July 1983
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 67 laps
Race10 of 16
Championship race382
Circuit
Laps67
Circuit Perimeter4719 m
Race Distance4719 × 67 = 316.173 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers17
Championship Debutants
Kenny Acheson (Driver),
Spirit (Car Manufacturer),
Brabham BT52B (Car Model),
Ferrari 126C3 (Car Model),
   Lotus 94T (Car Model),
Spirit 201C (Car Model),
Spirit Racing (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 28 - 10th Pole Position (Car Number)
Arrows Racing Team - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Team ATS - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (290),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (423),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (444),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (312),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (92),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (48),
7. Most Races LedFerrari (215),
8. Most Laps LedFerrari (6005),
9. Most Race EntriesLotus (968),
10. Most PolesFerrari (98),
11. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (94),
12. Most 18th Place QualificationsLotus (37)

Championships
1  Alain Prost 39 
2  NÚlson Piquet 33 
3  Patrick Tambay 31 
4  Keke Rosberg 25 
5  RenÚ Arnoux 19 
6  John Watson 16 
7  Eddie Cheever 14 
8  Niki Lauda 11 
9  Jacques Laffite 10 
10  Michele Alboreto 9 
11  Nigel Mansell 4 
up
12  Marc Surer 4 
down
13  Danny Sullivan 2 
down
14  Mauro Baldi 1 
down
  Johnny Cecotto 1 
down
1 Renault / Renault 53 
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 50 
3 Williams / Ford 35 
4 Brabham / BMW 33 
5 McLaren / Ford 27 
6 Tyrrell / Ford 11 
7 Arrows / Ford 4 
8 Lotus / Renault 3 
up
9 Lotus / Ford 1 
down
 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 1 
down
 Theodore / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 15Car 28Car 15
EntrantEquipe Renault ElfScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACEquipe Renault Elf
Driver Alain Prost RenÚ Arnoux Alain Prost
CarRenault RE40Ferrari 126C3Renault RE40
EngineRenault 1.5 V6TFerrari 1.5 V6TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time1:24'39.7801'09.4621'14.212
Speed224.069 km/h244.571 km/h228.917 km/h


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