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1984 Brazilian GP
1983 South African GP

1984 South African GP

1984 Belgian GP
1985 South African GP
 XXX  National Panasonic South African Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 7 April 1984
Start time14:00
EventSouth African GP
CircuitKyalami
Event FormatRace of 75 laps
Race2 of 16
Championship race390
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter4104 m
Race Distance4104 × 75 = 307.800 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers27
Finishers12
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 8 - 20th Win (Car Number)
Andrea de Cesaris - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Elio de Angelis - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
MRD International - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Niki Lauda - 20th Win (Driver)
Renault - 200th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
TAG - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Toleman Group Motorsport - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Disqualifications in a SeasonTyrrell (4)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (433),
2. Most Race EntriesLotus (984)

Championships
1  Alain Prost 15 
2  Niki Lauda 9 
up
3  Keke Rosberg 6 
down
4  Derek Warwick 4 
up
  Elio de Angelis 4 
down
6  Eddie Cheever 3 
down
  Riccardo Patrese 3 
up
8  Patrick Tambay 2 
down
  Andrea de Cesaris 2 
down
10  Ayrton Senna 1 
down
  Thierry Boutsen 1 
down
1 McLaren / TAG 24 
2 Williams / Honda 6 
3 Renault / Renault 6 
up
4 Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo 6 
5 Lotus / Renault 4 
down
6 Ligier / Renault 2 
up
7 Toleman / Hart 1 
 Arrows / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 1Car 15
EntrantMarlboro McLaren InternationalMRD InternationalEquipe Renault Elf
Driver Niki Lauda NÚlson Piquet Patrick Tambay
CarMcLaren MP4/2Brabham BT53Renault RE50
EngineTAG 1.5 V6TBMW 1.5 L4TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time1:29'23.4301'04.8711'08.877
Speed206.599 km/h227.750 km/h214.504 km/h


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