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The 1987 Shell Gemini 1000 Kilometers Brands Hatch was the seventh round of the 1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship. It took place at Brands Hatch, United Kingdom on July 26, 1987.

Official resultsEdit

Class winners in bold. Cars failing to complete 75% of the winner's distance marked as Not Classified (NC).

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
Engine
1 C1 4   Silk Cut Jaguar   John Nielsen
  Raul Boesel
Jaguar XJR-8 D 238
Jaguar 7.0L V12
2 C1 15   Britten – Lloyd Racing   Mauro Baldi
  Johnny Dumfries
Porsche 962C GTi G 238
Porsche Type-935 2.8L Turbo Flat-6
3 C1 5   Silk Cut Jaguar   Jan Lammers
  John Watson
Jaguar XJR-8 D 229
Jaguar 7.0L V12
4 C1 7   Joest Racing   Hans-Joachim Stuck
  Derek Bell
Porsche 962C G 228
Porsche Type-935 2.8L Turbo Flat-6
5 C1 2   Brun Motorsport   Jochen Mass
  Oscar Larrauri
Porsche 962C M 228
Porsche Type-935 2.8L Turbo Flat-6
6 C1 10   Porsche Kremer Racing   Volker Weidler
  Kris Nissen
Porsche 962C Y 225
Porsche Type-935 2.8L Turbo Flat-6
7 C2 102   Ecurie Ecosse   Ray Mallock
  David Leslie
Ecosse C286 A 221
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
8 C2 111   Spice Engineering   Fermín Vélez
  Gordon Spice
Spice SE86C A 220
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
9 C1 1   Brun Motorsport   Walter Brun
  Jesús Pareja
Porsche 962C M 219
Porsche Type-935 2.8L Turbo Flat-6
10 C2 101   Ecurie Ecosse   Marc Duez
  Mike Wilds
Ecosse C286 A 219
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
11 C2 117   Team Lucky Strike Schanche   Will Hoy
  Martin Schanche
Argo JM19B A 213
Zakspeed 1.9L Turbo I4
12 C2 106   Kelmar Racing   Maurizio Gellini
  Ranieri Randaccio
  Pasquale Barberio
Tiga GC85 A 211
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
13 C2 118   Chamberlain Engineering   Olindo Iacobelli
  Jean-Louis Ricci
  John Nicholson
Spice SE86C A 201
Ford DFL 3.3L V8
14 C2 114   Team Tiga Ford Denmark   Thorkild Thyrring
  Val Musetti
Tiga GC287 A 182
Ford Cosworth BDT-E 2.3L Turbo I4
15 C2 127   Chamberlain Engineering   Nick Adams
  John Foulston
Spice SE86C A 181
Hart 418T 1.8L Turbo I4
16 C2 171   CEE Racing   John Fyda
  Laurence Jacobsen
  Stefano Sebastiani
Tiga GC286 A 171
Ford Cosworth BDT-E 2.3L Turbo I4
17
NC
C2 178   Automobiles Louis Descartes   Rudi Thomann
  Jean-Claude Ferrarin
  Gérard Tremblay
ALD 02 A 144
BMW M88 3.5L V8
18
NC
C2 198   Roy Baker Promotion   David Andrews
  Mike Kimpton
  Jeremy Rossiter
Tiga GC286 A 139
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
19
DNF
C2 123   Charles Ivey Racing   John Sheldon
  Philippe de Henning
Tiga GC287 A 187
Porsche Type-935 2.6L Turbo Flat-6
20
DNF
C2 121   Cosmic GP Motorsport   Costas Los
  Dudley Wood
  James Weaver
Tiga GC287 G 150
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
21
DNF
C2 177   Automobiles Louis Descartes   Jacques Heuclin
  Dominique Lacaud
  Louis Descartes
ALD 03 A 117
BMW M88 3.5L V8
22
DNF
C2 104   URD Junior Team   Rudi Seher
  Hellmut Mundas
  Sean Walker
URD C81 A 97
BMW M88 3.5L I6
23
DNF
C2 115   ADA Engineering   Tiff Needell
  Ian Harrower
ADA 02B ? 90
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
24
DNF
C2 116   Techno Racing   Giovanni Lavaggi
  Luigi Taverna
  Jean-Pierre Frey
Alba AR3 A 82
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
25
DNF
C2 200   Dahm Cars Racing   Robin Donovan
  Kenneth Leim
Argo JM19 G 54
Porsche Type-930 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
26
DNF
C2 188   Ark Racing   Lawrie Hickman
  Max Payne
Ceekar 83J ? 10
Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8
27
DNF
C2 191   PC Automotive   Richard Piper
  Mike Catlow
Royale RP40 ? 6
Ford Cosworth DFL 3.3L V8
DNS C1 42   Noël del Bello   Jean-Pierre Jaussaud
  Gilles Lempereur
  Lucien Rossiaud
Sauber C8 ? -
Mercedes-Benz M117 5.0L Turbo V8

StatisticsEdit

  • Pole Position - #5 Silk Cut Jaguar - 1:14.440
  • Fastest Lap - #5 Silk Cut Jaguar - 1:16.440
  • Average Speed - 179.936 km/h

ReferencesEdit

  • "FIA World Sports-Prototype Championship 1987 - 1000 km Brands Hatch". World Sports Racing Prototypes. 2 October 2005. Archived from the original on 26 April 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-16.
  • "Brands Hatch 1000 Kilometres 1987". Racing Sports Cars. 4 October 2007. Retrieved 2008-04-16.


World Sportscar Championship
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1987 200 Miles of Norisring
1987 season Next race:
1987 1000km of Nürburgring