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Coordinates: 43°44′4.74″N 7°25′16.8″E / 43.7346500°N 7.421333°E / 43.7346500; 7.421333

The 1983 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Monaco on 15 May 1983. The race, contested over 76 laps, was the fifth race of the 1983 Formula One season and was won by Keke Rosberg, driving a Williams-Ford, with Nelson Piquet second in a Brabham-BMW and Alain Prost third in a Renault.

1983 Monaco Grand Prix
Race 5 of 15 in the 1983 Formula One World Championship
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Race details
Date 15 May 1983
Official name 41e Grand Prix de Monaco
Location Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco
Course Street circuit
Course length 3.312 km (2.057 mi)
Distance 76 laps, 251.712 km (156.406 mi)
Weather Wet track at the start
Pole position
Driver Renault
Time 1:24.840
Fastest lap
Driver Brazil Nelson Piquet Brabham-BMW
Time 1:27.283 on lap 69
Podium
First Williams-Ford
Second Brabham-BMW
Third Renault

Thirty years later, Rosberg's son Nico won the 2013 race, making them the first father and son to win in the principality.

Contents

ClassificationEdit

QualifyingEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Q1 Q2 Gap
1 15   Alain Prost Renault 1:24.840 1:52.845
2 28   René Arnoux Ferrari 1:25.182 1:52.183 +0.342
3 16   Eddie Cheever Renault 1:26.279 1:52.434 +1.439
4 27   Patrick Tambay Ferrari 1:26.298 1:53.987 +1.458
5 1   Keke Rosberg Williams-Ford 1:26.307 1:52.000 +1.467
6 5   Nelson Piquet Brabham-BMW 1:27.273 1:56.736 +2.433
7 22   Andrea de Cesaris Alfa Romeo 1:27.680 1:54.335 +2.840
8 2   Jacques Laffite Williams-Ford 1:27.726 1:53.580 +2.886
9 25   Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier-Ford 1:27.906 1:55.986 +3.066
10 35   Derek Warwick Toleman-Hart 1:28.017 +3.177
11 3   Michele Alboreto Tyrrell-Ford 1:28.256 2:00.969 +3.416
12 29   Marc Surer Arrows-Ford 1:28.346 1:56.836 +3.506
13 23   Mauro Baldi Alfa Romeo 1:28.639 1:56.398 +3.799
14 12   Nigel Mansell Lotus-Ford 1:28.721 1:56.560 +3.881
15 30   Chico Serra Arrows-Ford 1:28.784 +3.944
16 9   Manfred Winkelhock ATS-BMW 1:28.975 2:01.178 +4.135
17 6   Riccardo Patrese Brabham-BMW 1:29.200 +4.360
18 26   Raul Boesel Ligier-Ford 1:29.222 1:59.110 +4.382
19 11   Elio de Angelis Lotus-Renault 1:29.518 1:56.762 +4.678
20 4   Danny Sullivan Tyrrell-Ford 1:29.530 2:09.076 +4.690
21 36   Bruno Giacomelli Toleman-Hart 1:29.552 +4.712
22 8   Niki Lauda McLaren-Ford 1:29.898 1:52.448 +5.058
23 7   John Watson McLaren-Ford 1:30.283 1:53.772 +5.443
24 31   Corrado Fabi Osella-Ford 1:30.495 +5.655
25 17   Eliseo Salazar RAM-Ford 1:31.229 +6.389
26 32   Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella-Alfa Romeo 1:35.572 +10.732
Source:[1]

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 1   Keke Rosberg Williams-Ford 76 1:56:38.121 5 9
2 5   Nelson Piquet Brabham-BMW 76 + 18.475 6 6
3 15   Alain Prost Renault 76 + 31.366 1 4
4 27   Patrick Tambay Ferrari 76 + 1:04.297 4 3
5 4   Danny Sullivan Tyrrell-Ford 74 + 2 Laps 20 2
6 23   Mauro Baldi Alfa Romeo 74 + 2 Laps 13 1
7 30   Chico Serra Arrows-Ford 74 + 2 Laps 15  
Ret 6   Riccardo Patrese Brabham-BMW 64 Electrical 17  
Ret 2   Jacques Laffite Williams-Ford 53 Gearbox 8  
Ret 29   Marc Surer Arrows-Ford 49 Collision 12  
Ret 35   Derek Warwick Toleman-Hart 49 Collision 10  
Ret 11   Elio de Angelis Lotus-Renault 49 Halfshaft 19  
Ret 25   Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier-Ford 32 Suspension 9  
Ret 16   Eddie Cheever Renault 30 Engine 3  
Ret 22   Andrea de Cesaris Alfa Romeo 13 Gearbox 7  
Ret 28   René Arnoux Ferrari 6 Suspension 2  
Ret 26   Raul Boesel Ligier-Ford 3 Collision 18  
Ret 9   Manfred Winkelhock ATS-BMW 3 Collision 16  
Ret 3   Michele Alboreto Tyrrell-Ford 0 Collision 11  
Ret 12   Nigel Mansell Lotus-Ford 0 Collision 14  
DNQ 36   Bruno Giacomelli Toleman-Hart    
DNQ 8   Niki Lauda McLaren-Ford    
DNQ 7   John Watson McLaren-Ford    
DNQ 31   Corrado Fabi Osella-Ford    
DNQ 17   Eliseo Salazar RAM-Ford    
DNQ 32   Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella-Alfa Romeo    
DNPQ 34   Johnny Cecotto Theodore-Ford    
DNPQ 33   Roberto Guerrero Theodore-Ford        
Source:[2]

NotesEdit

  • Pole position: Alain Prost - 1:24.840[3]
  • Fastest lap: Nelson Piquet - 1:27.283 on lap 69[4]
  • Neither of the McLaren cars qualified. As of the end of the 2017 season, this is the last time a McLaren has failed to qualify for a Grand Prix.
  • This was the only time Niki Lauda failed to qualify in Formula One.
  • Last race for Chico Serra.

Championship standings after the raceEdit

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hamilton, Maurice (ed.) (1983). AUTOCOURSE 1983–84. Hazleton Publishing Ltd. p. 138. ISBN 0-905138-25-2. 
  2. ^ "1983 Monaco Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 21 October 2014. Retrieved 23 December 2015. 
  3. ^ Lang, Mike (1992). Grand Prix! Vol 4. Haynes Publishing Group. p. 171. ISBN 0-85429-733-2. 
  4. ^ Lang, Mike (1992). Grand Prix! Vol 4. Haynes Publishing Group. p. 174. ISBN 0-85429-733-2. 


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