No results found
Austrian GP in 6 days

1981 Brazilian Grand Prix

Round
2/15
Date
Mar 29, 1981 at 00:00
Location
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Pos. Driver Constructor Time/Retired Grid Laps Points
1 #2 Carlos Reutemann Williams 2:00:23.660 2nd 62 9
2 #1 Alan Jones Williams +4.440 3rd 62 6
3 #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows +1:03.080 4th 62 4
4 #14 Marc Surer Ensign +1:17.030 18th 62 3
5 #11 Elio de Angelis Lotus +1:26.420 10th 62 2
6 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier +1:26.830 16th 62 1
7 #25 Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier +1:30.250 23rd 62
8 #7 John Watson McLaren +1 lap 15th 61
9 #20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi +1 lap 12th 61
10 #33 Patrick Tambay Theodore +1 lap 19th 61
11 #12 Nigel Mansell Lotus +1 lap 13th 61
12 #5 Nelson Piquet Brabham +2 laps 1st 60
13 #4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell +5 laps 24th 57
NC #3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell +13 laps 14th 49
NC #23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo +22 laps 6th 40
DNF #27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari Turbo 7th 25
DNF #6 Héctor Rebaque Brabham Spun off 11th 22
DNF #15 Alain Prost Renault Collision 5th 20
DNF #30 Siegfried Stohr Arrows Accident 21st 20
DNF #28 Didier Pironi Ferrari Collision 17th 19
DNF #8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren Engine 20th 9
DNF #21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi Collision 22nd 0
DNF #16 René Arnoux Renault Collision 8th 0
DNF #22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo Collision 9th 0
DNQ #9 Jan Lammers ATS
DNQ #32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella
DNQ #31 Miguel Ángel Guerra Osella
DNQ #18 Eliseo Salazar March
DNQ #17 Derek Daly March
DNS #25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Ligier Car raced by Jarier
DNP #14 Ricardo Londoño Ensign Car raced by Surer
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #5 Nelson Piquet Brabham 1:35.079
2 #2 Carlos Reutemann Williams 1:35.390 +0.311
3 #1 Alan Jones Williams 1:36.337 +1.258
4 #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:36.667 +1.588
5 #15 Alain Prost Renault 1:36.670 +1.591
6 #23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 1:37.283 +2.204
7 #27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:37.497 +2.418
8 #16 René Arnoux Renault 1:37.561 +2.482
9 #22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 1:37.597 +2.518
10 #11 Elio de Angelis Lotus 1:37.734 +2.655
11 #6 Héctor Rebaque Brabham 1:37.777 +2.698
12 #20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi 1:37.981 +2.902
13 #12 Nigel Mansell Lotus 1:38.003 +2.924
14 #3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell 1:38.160 +3.081
15 #7 John Watson McLaren 1:38.263 +3.184
16 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:38.273 +3.194
17 #28 Didier Pironi Ferrari 1:38.565 +3.486
18 #14 Marc Surer Ensign 1:38.570 +3.491
19 #33 Patrick Tambay Theodore 1:38.726 +3.647
20 #8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren 1:38.780 +3.701
21 #30 Siegfried Stohr Arrows 1:39.190 +4.111
22 #21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi 1:39.326 +4.247
23 #25 Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier 1:39.398 +4.319
24 #4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell 1:39.798 +4.719
25 #9 Jan Lammers ATS 1:39.844 +4.765
26 #25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Ligier 1:40.306 +5.227
27 #32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella 1:40.709 +5.630
28 #31 Miguel Ángel Guerra Osella 1:40.984 +5.905
29 #18 Eliseo Salazar March 1:43.267 +8.188
30 #17 Derek Daly March
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #5 Nelson Piquet Brabham 1:35.079
2 #2 Carlos Reutemann Williams 1:36.000 +0.921
3 #1 Alan Jones Williams 1:36.390 +1.311
4 #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:36.667 +1.588
5 #15 Alain Prost Renault 1:36.670 +1.591
6 #23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 1:37.283 +2.204
7 #27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:37.497 +2.418
8 #16 René Arnoux Renault 1:37.561 +2.482
9 #22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 1:37.597 +2.518
10 #11 Elio de Angelis Lotus 1:37.734 +2.655
11 #6 Héctor Rebaque Brabham 1:37.777 +2.698
12 #12 Nigel Mansell Lotus 1:38.003 +2.924
13 #7 John Watson McLaren 1:38.263 +3.184
14 #3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell 1:38.521 +3.442
15 #28 Didier Pironi Ferrari 1:38.565 +3.486
16 #14 Marc Surer Ensign 1:38.570 +3.491
17 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:38.713 +3.634
18 #8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren 1:38.780 +3.701
19 #30 Siegfried Stohr Arrows 1:39.190 +4.111
20 #20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi 1:39.371 +4.292
21 #21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi 1:39.396 +4.317
22 #25 Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier 1:39.398 +4.319
23 #33 Patrick Tambay Theodore 1:39.668 +4.589
24 #4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell 1:39.798 +4.719
25 #9 Jan Lammers ATS 1:39.844 +4.765
26 #32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella 1:40.709 +5.630
27 #18 Eliseo Salazar March 1:43.267 +8.188
28 #31 Miguel Ángel Guerra Osella 1:44.482 +9.403
29 #25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Ligier
30 #17 Derek Daly March
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #2 Carlos Reutemann Williams 1:35.390
2 #5 Nelson Piquet Brabham 1:35.786 +0.396
3 #1 Alan Jones Williams 1:36.337 +0.947
4 #15 Alain Prost Renault 1:37.147 +1.757
5 #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:37.231 +1.841
6 #22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 1:37.933 +2.543
7 #27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:37.975 +2.585
8 #20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi 1:37.981 +2.591
9 #3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell 1:38.160 +2.770
10 #6 Héctor Rebaque Brabham 1:38.225 +2.835
11 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:38.273 +2.883
12 #11 Elio de Angelis Lotus 1:38.352 +2.962
13 #23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 1:38.682 +3.292
14 #33 Patrick Tambay Theodore 1:38.726 +3.336
15 #12 Nigel Mansell Lotus 1:38.861 +3.471
16 #16 René Arnoux Renault 1:38.985 +3.595
17 #28 Didier Pironi Ferrari 1:39.229 +3.839
18 #14 Marc Surer Ensign 1:39.296 +3.906
19 #21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi 1:39.326 +3.936
20 #8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren 1:39.409 +4.019
21 #7 John Watson McLaren 1:40.057 +4.667
22 #30 Siegfried Stohr Arrows 1:40.297 +4.907
23 #25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Ligier 1:40.306 +4.916
24 #9 Jan Lammers ATS 1:40.339 +4.949
25 #31 Miguel Ángel Guerra Osella 1:40.984 +5.594
26 #4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell 1:41.036 +5.646
27 #32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella 1:41.954 +6.564
28 #18 Eliseo Salazar March 1:44.730 +9.340
29 #25 Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier
30 #17 Derek Daly March
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Lap
1 #14 Marc Surer Ensign 1:54.302 36

Standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Alan Jones Williams 1 2 15
2 Carlos Reutemann Williams 1 2 15 0
3 Nelson Piquet Brabham 0 1 4 -11
4 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 0 1 4 -11
5 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 0 0 3 -12
6 Marc Surer Ensign 0 0 3 -12
7 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell 0 0 2 -13
8 Elio de Angelis Lotus 0 0 2 -13
9 Patrick Tambay Theodore 0 0 1 -14
10 Jacques Laffite Ligier 0 0 1 -14
Pos. Constructor Engine Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Williams Ford 2 4 30
2 Brabham Ford 0 1 4 -26
3 Arrows Ford 0 1 4 -26
4 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 0 0 3 -27
5 Ensign Ford 0 0 3 -27
6 Tyrrell Ford 0 0 2 -28
7 Lotus Ford 0 0 2 -28
8 Theodore Ford 0 0 1 -29
9 Ligier Matra 0 0 1 -29

More Brazilian GP

Year Winner 2nd 3rd Fastest lap Pole position
2024
2023 #1 Max Verstappen Lando Norris Fernando Alonso 1:12.486 - Lando Norris Max Verstappen
2022 #63 George Russell Lewis Hamilton Carlos Sainz Jr. 1:13.785 - George Russell George Russell
2021 #44 Lewis Hamilton Max Verstappen Valtteri Bottas 1:11.010 - Sergio Pérez Valtteri Bottas
2019 #33 Max Verstappen Pierre Gasly Carlos Sainz Jr. 1:10.698 - Valtteri Bottas Max Verstappen
2018 #44 Lewis Hamilton Max Verstappen Kimi Räikkönen 1:10.540 - Valtteri Bottas Lewis Hamilton
2017 #5 Sebastian Vettel Valtteri Bottas Kimi Räikkönen 1:11.044 - Max Verstappen Valtteri Bottas
2016 #44 Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg Max Verstappen 1:25.305 - Max Verstappen Lewis Hamilton
2015 #6 Nico Rosberg Lewis Hamilton Sebastian Vettel 1:14.832 - Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg
2014 #6 Nico Rosberg Lewis Hamilton Felipe Massa 1:13.555 - Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg
2013 #1 Sebastian Vettel Mark Webber Fernando Alonso 1:15.436 - Mark Webber Sebastian Vettel
2012 #3 Jenson Button Fernando Alonso Felipe Massa 1:18.069 - Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton
2011 #2 Mark Webber Sebastian Vettel Jenson Button 1:15.324 - Mark Webber Sebastian Vettel
2010 #5 Sebastian Vettel Mark Webber Fernando Alonso 1:13.851 - Lewis Hamilton Nico Hülkenberg
2009 #14 Mark Webber Robert Kubica Lewis Hamilton 1:13.733 - Mark Webber Rubens Barrichello
2008 #2 Felipe Massa Fernando Alonso Kimi Räikkönen 1:13.736 - Felipe Massa Felipe Massa
2007 #6 Kimi Räikkönen Felipe Massa Fernando Alonso 1:12.445 - Kimi Räikkönen Felipe Massa
2006 #6 Felipe Massa Fernando Alonso Jenson Button 1:12.162 - Michael Schumacher Felipe Massa
2005 #10 Juan Pablo Montoya Kimi Räikkönen Fernando Alonso 1:12.268 - Kimi Räikkönen Fernando Alonso
2004 #3 Juan Pablo Montoya Kimi Räikkönen Rubens Barrichello 1:11.473 - Juan Pablo Montoya Rubens Barrichello
2003 #11 Giancarlo Fisichella Kimi Räikkönen Fernando Alonso 1:22.032 - Rubens Barrichello Rubens Barrichello
2002 #1 Michael Schumacher Ralf Schumacher David Coulthard 1:16.079 - Juan Pablo Montoya Juan Pablo Montoya
2001 #4 David Coulthard Michael Schumacher Nick Heidfeld 1:15.693 - Ralf Schumacher Michael Schumacher
2000 #3 Michael Schumacher Giancarlo Fisichella Heinz-Harald Frentzen 1:14.755 - Michael Schumacher Mika Häkkinen
1999 #1 Mika Häkkinen Michael Schumacher Heinz-Harald Frentzen 1:18.448 - Mika Häkkinen Mika Häkkinen
1998 #8 Mika Häkkinen David Coulthard Michael Schumacher 1:19.337 - Mika Häkkinen Mika Häkkinen
1997 #3 Jacques Villeneuve Gerhard Berger Olivier Panis 1:18.397 - Jacques Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve
1996 #5 Damon Hill Jean Alesi Michael Schumacher 1:21.547 - Damon Hill Damon Hill
1995 #1 Michael Schumacher David Coulthard Gerhard Berger 1:20.921 - Michael Schumacher Damon Hill
1994 #5 Michael Schumacher Damon Hill Jean Alesi 1:18.455 - Michael Schumacher Ayrton Senna
1993 #8 Ayrton Senna Damon Hill Michael Schumacher 1:20.024 - Michael Schumacher Alain Prost
1992 #5 Nigel Mansell Riccardo Patrese Michael Schumacher 1:19.490 - Riccardo Patrese Nigel Mansell
1991 #1 Ayrton Senna Riccardo Patrese Gerhard Berger 1:20.436 - Nigel Mansell Ayrton Senna
1990 #1 Alain Prost Gerhard Berger Ayrton Senna 1:19.899 - Gerhard Berger Ayrton Senna
1989 #27 Nigel Mansell Alain Prost Maurício Gugelmin 1:32.507 - Riccardo Patrese Ayrton Senna
1988 #11 Alain Prost Gerhard Berger Nelson Piquet 1:32.943 - Gerhard Berger Ayrton Senna
1987 #1 Alain Prost Nelson Piquet Stefan Johansson 1:33.861 - Nelson Piquet Nigel Mansell
1986 #6 Nelson Piquet Ayrton Senna Jacques Laffite 1:33.546 - Nelson Piquet Ayrton Senna
1985 #2 Alain Prost Michele Alboreto Elio de Angelis 1:36.702 - Alain Prost Michele Alboreto
1984 #7 Alain Prost Keke Rosberg Elio de Angelis 1:36.499 - Alain Prost Elio de Angelis
1983 #5 Nelson Piquet Niki Lauda 1:39.829 - Nelson Piquet Keke Rosberg
1982 #15 Alain Prost John Watson Nigel Mansell 1:37.016 - Alain Prost Alain Prost
1980 #16 René Arnoux Elio de Angelis Alan Jones 2:27.310 - René Arnoux Jean-Pierre Jabouille
1979 #26 Jacques Laffite Patrick Depailler Carlos Reutemann 2:28.760 - Jacques Laffite Jacques Laffite
1978 #11 Carlos Reutemann Emerson Fittipaldi Niki Lauda 1:43.070 - Carlos Reutemann Ronnie Peterson
1977 #12 Carlos Reutemann James Hunt Niki Lauda 2:34.550 - James Hunt James Hunt
1976 #1 Niki Lauda Patrick Depailler Tom Pryce 2:35.070 - Jean-Pierre Jarier James Hunt
1975 #8 Carlos Pace Emerson Fittipaldi Jochen Mass 2:34.160 - Jean-Pierre Jarier Jean-Pierre Jarier
1974 #5 Emerson Fittipaldi Clay Regazzoni Jacky Ickx 2:36.050 - Clay Regazzoni Emerson Fittipaldi
1973 #1 Emerson Fittipaldi Jackie Stewart Denny Hulme 2:35.000 - Emerson Fittipaldi Ronnie Peterson
The 1981 Brazilian Grand Prix started Mar 29, 1981 on Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Nelson Piquet started from pole position with Carlos Reutemann next to him. Alan Jones started from third place.

In 2 hour, 00 minutes and 23 seconds Carlos Reutemann finished the race in first place.The podium was completed with Alan Jones in second and Riccardo Patrese in third place.

After the 1981 Brazilian Grand Prix, Alan Jones is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 15 points. Jones is 0 points ahead of Carlos Reutemann.