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1987 Spanish GP
1986 Mexican GP

1987 Mexican GP

1987 Japanese GP
1988 Mexican GP
 XI  Gran Premio de México


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

Details
DateSunday 18 October 1987
Start time14:00
EventMexican GP
CircuitMexico City
Event FormatRace of 68 laps
Race14 of 16
Championship race450
Circuit
Laps63
Circuit Perimeter4421 m
Race Distance4421 × 68 = 300.628 km (scheduled)
4421 × 63 = 278.523 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers26
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsYannick Dalmas (Driver)
MilestonesCar 25 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Gerhard Berger - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Minardi Team - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Minardi - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Motori Moderni - 75th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Philippe Alliot - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a Season Nélson Piquet (7),
2. Most 20th Place QualificationsMarch (27)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (480),
2. Most Races LedFerrari (232),
3. Most Laps LedFerrari (6369),
4. Most Race EntriesLotus (1104),
5. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (103),
6. Most 5th Place Qualifications Alain Prost (20),
7. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (54),
8. Most 10th Place QualificationsBrabham (52),
9. Most 16th Place QualificationsLotus (60),
10. Most 26th Place QualificationsOsella (25)

Championships
1  Nélson Piquet 73 
2  Nigel Mansell 61 
3  Ayrton Senna 51 
4  Alain Prost 46 
5  Stefan Johansson 26 
6  Gerhard Berger 18 
7  Teo Fabi 12 
8  Thierry Boutsen 10 
9  Michele Alboreto 8 
10  Eddie Cheever 8 
up
11  Riccardo Patrese 6 
up
12  Satoru Nakajima 6 
down
13  Andrea de Cesaris 4 
down
14  Philippe Streiff 4 
down
15  Jonathan Palmer 4 
down
16  Derek Warwick 3 
down
17  Philippe Alliot 3 
up
18  Martin Brundle 2 
down
19  Ivan Capelli 1 
  René Arnoux 1 
1 Williams / Honda 137 
2 McLaren / TAG 72 
3 Lotus / Honda 57 
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 26 
5 Benetton / Ford 22 
6 Arrows / Megatron 11 
up
7 Brabham / BMW 10 
up
8 Tyrrell / Ford 8 
down
9 Lola / Ford 3 
up
10 Zakspeed / Zakspeed 2 
down
11 March / Ford 1 
 Ligier / Megatron 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 5Car 6
EntrantCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda TeamCanon Williams Honda Team
Driver Nigel Mansell Nigel Mansell Nélson Piquet
CarWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11BWilliams FW11B
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:26'24.2071'18.3831'19.132
Speed193.411 km/h203.049 km/h201.127 km/h


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