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The 1984 German Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Hockenheimring on 5 August 1984. It was race 11 of 16 in the 1984 FIA Formula One World Championship.

1984 German Grand Prix
Race 11 of 16 in the 1984 Formula One World Championship
Circuit Hockenheimring-1982.svg
Race details
Date 5 August 1984
Official name XLVI Großer Preis von Deutschland
Location Hockenheimring, Hockenheim, West Germany
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 6.797 km (4.223 mi)
Distance 44 laps, 299.068 km (185.832 mi)
Weather Dry
Pole position
Driver McLaren-TAG
Time 1:47.012
Fastest lap
Driver France Alain Prost McLaren-TAG
Time 1:53.538 on lap 31
Podium
First McLaren-TAG
Second McLaren-TAG
Third Renault

The 44-lap race was won by Alain Prost, driving a McLaren-TAG, who also took pole position and set the fastest lap. Teammate Niki Lauda finished second, completing McLaren's second 1-2 finish of the season, while Derek Warwick was third in a Renault, which would turn out to be the final podium finish of his career. Nigel Mansell (Lotus-Renault), Patrick Tambay (Renault) and René Arnoux (Ferrari) rounded out the top six.

ClassificationEdit

QualifyingEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Q1 Q2 Gap
1 7   Alain Prost McLaren-TAG 1:49.439 1:47.012  —
2 11   Elio de Angelis Lotus-Renault 1:48.033 1:47.065 +0.053
3 16   Derek Warwick Renault 1:48.576 1:48.382 +1.370
4 15   Patrick Tambay Renault 1:51.414 1:48.425 +1.413
5 1   Nelson Piquet Brabham-BMW 1:48.698 1:48.584 +1.572
6 27   Michele Alboreto Ferrari 1:49.782 1:48.847 +1.835
7 8   Niki Lauda McLaren-TAG 1:48.912 1:49.004 +1.900
8 2   Teo Fabi Brabham-BMW 1:51.693 1:49.302 +2.290
9 19   Ayrton Senna Toleman-Hart 1:49.395 1:49.831 +2.383
10 28   René Arnoux Ferrari 1:50.830 1:49.857 +2.845
11 26   Andrea de Cesaris Ligier-Renault 1:50.338 1:50.117 +3.105
12 5   Jacques Laffite Williams-Honda 1:51.428 1:50.511 +3.499
13 14   Manfred Winkelhock ATS-BMW 1:51.697 1:50.686 +3.674
14 17   Marc Surer Arrows-BMW 1:56.450 1:51.475 +4.463
15 18   Thierry Boutsen Arrows-BMW 1:52.144 1:51.551 +4.539
16 12   Nigel Mansell Lotus-Renault 1:52.958 1:51.715 +4.703
17 25   François Hesnault Ligier-Renault 1:53.985 1:51.872 +4.860
18 23   Eddie Cheever Alfa Romeo 1:54.802 1:51.950 +4.938
19 6   Keke Rosberg Williams-Honda 2:12.229 1:52.003 +4.991
20 22   Riccardo Patrese Alfa Romeo 1:52.769 1:54.665 +5.757
21 24   Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella-Alfa Romeo 1:59.505 1:54.546 +7.534
22 9   Philippe Alliot RAM-Hart 1:55.505 1:55.795 +8.493
23 30   Jo Gartner Osella-Alfa Romeo 1:58.457 1:55.594 +8.582
24 21   Huub Rothengatter Spirit-Hart 1:56.112 2:00.118 +9.100
25 10   Jonathan Palmer RAM-Hart 1:56.797 46:43.220 +9.785
26 3   Stefan Johansson Tyrrell-Ford 2:00.268 1:59.461 +12.449
DNQ 4   Mike Thackwell Tyrrell-Ford 2:01.320 1:59.516 +12.504
Source:[1][2][3]

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 7   Alain Prost McLaren-TAG 44 1:24:43.210 1 9
2 8   Niki Lauda McLaren-TAG 44 + 3.149 7 6
3 16   Derek Warwick Renault 44 + 36.423 3 4
4 12   Nigel Mansell Lotus-Renault 44 + 51.663 16 3
5 15   Patrick Tambay Renault 44 + 1:11.949 4 2
6 28   René Arnoux Ferrari 43 + 1 Lap 10 1
7 26   Andrea de Cesaris Ligier-Renault 43 + 1 Lap 11  
8 25   François Hesnault Ligier-Renault 43 + 1 Lap 17  
9 21   Huub Rothengatter Spirit-Hart 40 + 4 Laps 24  
DSQ 3   Stefan Johansson Tyrrell-Ford 42 Disqualified 26  
Ret 14   Manfred Winkelhock ATS-BMW 31 Gearbox 13  
Ret 23   Eddie Cheever Alfa Romeo 29 Engine 18  
Ret 2   Teo Fabi Brabham-BMW 28 Turbo 8  
Ret 1   Nelson Piquet Brabham-BMW 23 Gearbox 5  
Ret 22   Riccardo Patrese Alfa Romeo 16 Fuel System 20  
Ret 24   Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella-Alfa Romeo 14 Electrical 21  
Ret 30   Jo Gartner Osella-Alfa Romeo 13 Turbo 23  
Ret 27   Michele Alboreto Ferrari 13 Engine 6  
Ret 10   Jonathan Palmer RAM-Hart 11 Turbo 25  
Ret 6   Keke Rosberg Williams-Honda 10 Electrical 19  
Ret 5   Jacques Laffite Williams-Honda 10 Engine 12  
Ret 18   Thierry Boutsen Arrows-BMW 8 Engine 15  
Ret 11   Elio de Angelis Lotus-Renault 8 Turbo 2  
Ret 9   Philippe Alliot RAM-Hart 7 Overheating 22  
Ret 19   Ayrton Senna Toleman-Hart 4 Rear Wing 9  
Ret 17   Marc Surer Arrows-BMW 1 Turbo 14  
DNQ 4   Mike Thackwell Tyrrell-Ford        
Source:[4]

Lap leadersEdit

Championship standings after the raceEdit

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings. Points accurate at final declaration of results. Tyrrell's points were subsequently reallocated.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Grosser Preis Von Deutschland 1984 - QUALIFYING 1". formula1.com. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Grosser Preis Von Deutschland 1984 - QUALIFYING 2". formula1.com. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Grosser Preis Von Deutschland 1984 - OVERALL QUALIFYING". formula1.com. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  4. ^ "1984 German Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 4 November 2014. Retrieved 23 December 2015.
  5. ^ a b "Germany 1984 - Championship • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 18 March 2019.


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