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The 1992 Brazilian Grand Prix (formally the XXI Grande Prêmio do Brasil) was a Formula One motor race held at Interlagos on 5 April 1992. It was the third round of the 1992 Formula One season. The 71-lap race was won by Williams driver Nigel Mansell after he started from pole position. His teammate Riccardo Patrese finished second and Michael Schumacher took third for the Benetton team.

1992 Brazilian Grand Prix
Race 3 of 16 in the 1992 Formula One World Championship
Circuit Interlagos.svg
Race details
Date 5 April 1992
Official name XXI Grande Prêmio do Brasil
Location Autódromo José Carlos Pace, Interlagos, Brazil
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 4.325 km (2.687 mi)
Distance 71 laps, 307.075 km (190.808 mi)
Weather Dry
Pole position
Driver Williams-Renault
Time 1:15.703
Fastest lap
Driver Italy Riccardo Patrese Williams-Renault
Time 1:19.490 on lap 34
Podium
First Williams-Renault
Second Williams-Renault
Third Benetton-Ford

Contents

ClassificationEdit

Pre-qualifyingEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 29   Bertrand Gachot Larrousse-Lamborghini 1:22.161
2 9   Michele Alboreto Footwork-Mugen-Honda 1:22.346 +0.185
3 14   Andrea Chiesa Fondmetal-Ford 1:22:860 +0.699
4 30   Ukyo Katayama Larrousse-Lamborghini 1:23.272 +1.111
5 34   Roberto Moreno Andrea Moda-Judd 1:38.569 +16.408

QualifyingEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Q1 Q2 Gap
1 5   Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault 1:15.703 1:16.091
2 6   Riccardo Patrese Williams-Renault 1:17.591 1:16.894 +1.191
3 1   Ayrton Senna McLaren-Honda 1:19:358 1:17.902 +2.199
4 2   Gerhard Berger McLaren-Honda 1:19.277 1:18.416 +2.713
5 19   Michael Schumacher Benetton-Ford 1:18.541 1:18.582 +2.838
6 27   Jean Alesi Ferrari 1:19.340 1:18.647 +2.944
7 20   Martin Brundle Benetton-Ford 1:19.488 1:18.711 +3.008
8 22   Pierluigi Martini Dallara-Ferrari 1:18.953 1:20.018 +3.250
9 16   Karl Wendlinger March-Ilmor 1:19.897 1:19.007 +3.304
10 25   Thierry Boutsen Ligier-Renault 1:20.823 1:19.038 +3.335
11 28   Ivan Capelli Ferrari 1:19.895 1:19.300 +3.597
12 32   Stefano Modena Jordan-Yamaha 1:19.344 1:19.314 +3.611
13 4   Andrea de Cesaris Tyrrell-Ilmor 1:19.343 1:19.497 +3.640
14 9   Michele Alboreto Footwork-Mugen-Honda 1:19.533 1:20.159 +3.830
15 26   Érik Comas Ligier-Renault 1:19.541 1:19.537 +3.834
16 21   JJ Lehto Dallara-Ferrari 1:20.502 1:19.834 +4.131
17 3   Olivier Grouillard Tyrrell-Ilmor 1:21.930 1:19.849 +4.146
18 29   Bertrand Gachot Larrousse-Lamborghini 1:20.413 1:19.927 +4.224
19 15   Gabriele Tarquini Fondmetal-Ford 1:20.533 1:19.993 +4.290
20 23   Christian Fittipaldi Minardi-Lamborghini 1:21.019 1:20.133 +4.430
21 33   Maurício Gugelmin Jordan-Yamaha 1:20.817 1:20.266 +4.563
22 10   Aguri Suzuki Footwork-Mugen-Honda 1:20.891 1:20.435 +4.732
23 24   Gianni Morbidelli Minardi-Lamborghini 1:20.445 1:20.862 +4.742
24 11   Mika Häkkinen Lotus-Ford 1:20.577 1:20.734 +4.874
25 30   Ukyo Katayama Larrousse-Lamborghini 1:21.568 1:20.648 +4.945
26 12   Johnny Herbert Lotus-Ford 1:21.161 1:20.650 +4.947
27 14   Andrea Chiesa Fondmetal-Ford 1:20.809 +5.066
28 17   Paul Belmondo March-Ilmor 1:20.886 1:22.875 +5.183
29 7   Eric van de Poele Brabham-Judd 1:22.742 1:21.770 +6.067
30 8   Giovanna Amati Brabham-Judd 1:30.420 1:26.645 +10.942

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 5   Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault 71 1:36:51.856 1 10
2 6   Riccardo Patrese Williams-Renault 71 + 29.330 2 6
3 19   Michael Schumacher Benetton-Ford 70 + 1 Lap 5 4
4 27   Jean Alesi Ferrari 70 + 1 Lap 6 3
5 28   Ivan Capelli Ferrari 70 + 1 Lap 11 2
6 9   Michele Alboreto Footwork-Mugen-Honda 70 + 1 Lap 14 1
7 24   Gianni Morbidelli Minardi-Lamborghini 69 + 2 Laps 23
8 21   JJ Lehto Dallara-Ferrari 69 + 2 Laps 16
9 30   Ukyo Katayama Larrousse-Lamborghini 68 + 3 Laps 25
10 11   Mika Häkkinen Lotus-Ford 67 + 4 Laps 24
Ret 15   Gabriele Tarquini Fondmetal-Ford 62 Engine 19
Ret 16   Karl Wendlinger March-Ilmor 55 Clutch 9
Ret 23   Christian Fittipaldi Minardi-Lamborghini 54 Gearbox 20
Ret 3   Olivier Grouillard Tyrrell-Ilmor 52 Engine 17
Ret 26   Érik Comas Ligier-Renault 42 Gearbox 15
Ret 12   Johnny Herbert Lotus-Ford 36 Collision damage 26
Ret 25   Thierry Boutsen Ligier-Renault 36 Collision 10
Ret 33   Maurício Gugelmin Jordan-Yamaha 36 Gearbox 21
Ret 20   Martin Brundle Benetton-Ford 30 Collision 7
Ret 22   Pierluigi Martini Dallara-Ferrari 24 Clutch 8
Ret 29   Bertrand Gachot Larrousse-Lamborghini 23 Suspension 18
Ret 4   Andrea de Cesaris Tyrrell-Ilmor 21 Engine 13
Ret 1   Ayrton Senna McLaren-Honda 17 Engine 3
Ret 2   Gerhard Berger McLaren-Honda 4 Electrical 4
Ret 10   Aguri Suzuki Footwork-Mugen-Honda 2 Engine 22
Ret 32   Stefano Modena Jordan-Yamaha 1 Gearbox 12
DNQ 14   Andrea Chiesa Fondmetal-Ford
DNQ 17   Paul Belmondo March-Ilmor
DNQ 7   Eric van de Poele Brabham-Judd
DNQ 8   Giovanna Amati Brabham-Judd      
DNPQ 34   Roberto Moreno Andrea Moda-Judd      
Source:[1]

Championship standings after the raceEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1992 Brazilian Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 17 January 2015. Retrieved 23 December 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Brazil 1992 - Championship • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 13 March 2019.


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