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1987 French GP
1986 British GP

1987 British GP

1987 German GP
1988 British GP
 XL  Shell Oils British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 12 July 1987
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 65 laps
Race7 of 16
Championship race443
Circuit
Laps65
Circuit Perimeter4778 m
Race Distance4778 × 65 = 310.570 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Fresh, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers25
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsSilverstone (4778 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesChristian Danner - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Marlboro McLaren International - 200th Race Entry (Entrant)
Megatron - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Nigel Mansell - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Nigel Mansell - 10th Win (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Consecutive 2nd Place Finishes NÚlson Piquet (4)
Records Extended 1. Most Retirements Riccardo Patrese (93),
2. Most Race EntriesLotus (1090),
3. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (63),
4. Most 8th Place QualificationsFerrari (64),
5. Most 12th Place QualificationsLotus (50),
6. Most 24th Place QualificationsMarch (29)

Championships
1  Ayrton Senna 31 
2  Nigel Mansell 30 
up
3  NÚlson Piquet 30 
4  Alain Prost 26 
down
5  Stefan Johansson 13 
6  Gerhard Berger 9 
7  Michele Alboreto 8 
8  Satoru Nakajima 6 
up
9  Andrea de Cesaris 4 
down
10  Eddie Cheever 4 
down
11  Teo Fabi 3 
12  Thierry Boutsen 2 
down
  Martin Brundle 2 
down
  Derek Warwick 2 
up
  Jonathan Palmer 2 
down
16  Philippe Streiff 1 
down
  RenÚ Arnoux 1 
down
  Ivan Capelli 1 
down
1 Williams / Honda 60 
2 McLaren / TAG 39 
3 Lotus / Honda 37 
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 17 
5 Arrows / Megatron 6 
up
6 Benetton / Ford 5 
up
7 Brabham / BMW 4 
down
8 Tyrrell / Ford 3 
9 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
10 Ligier / Megatron 1 
 March / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 6Car 5
EntrantCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda Team
Driver Nigel Mansell NÚlson Piquet Nigel Mansell
CarWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11B
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:19'11.7801'07.1101'09.832
Speed235.291 km/h256.308 km/h246.317 km/h


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