FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1981 Round 05 Belgium

The 1981 Belgian Grand Prix was Round 5 of the 1981 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Zolder circuit in Belgium on Sunday, 17 May 1981. Carlos Reutemann started on pole position in the Williams Ford and was the race winner.

1981 Belgian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
12Carlos ReutemannArgentinaWilliams FordMichelin541:16:31.6101:16:31.610--1:23.30037180.44019
226Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier MatraMichelin54+36.0601:17:07.670+36.060+36.0601:23.65034179.04096
312Nigel MansellGreat BritainLotus FordMichelin54+43.6901:17:15.300+43.690+7.6301:24.43046178.740104
427Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrariMichelin54+47.6401:17:19.250+47.640+3.9501:24.65040178.59073
511Elio de AngelisItalyLotus FordMichelin54+49.2001:17:20.810+49.200+1.5601:24.50035178.530142
63Eddie CheeverUnited StatesTyrrell FordMichelin54+52.5101:17:24.120+52.510+3.3101:24.21034178.40081
77John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren FordMichelin54+1:01.6601:17:33.270+1:01.660+9.1501:24.36046178.0505
828Didier PironiFranceFerrariMichelin54+1:32.0401:18:03.650+1:32.040+30.3801:24.8207176.9003
923Bruno GiacomelliItalyAlfa RomeoMichelin54+1:35.5801:18:07.190+1:35.580+3.5401:24.73037176.77017
1022Mario AndrettiUnited StatesAlfa RomeoMichelin53+1 lap1:17:05.5701 lap1 lap1:25.82029175.80018
1114Marc SurerSwitzerlandEnsign FordMichelin52+2 laps1:17:00.6002 laps1 lap1:25.23030172.67015
124Michele AlboretoItalyTyrrell FordMichelin52+2 laps1:18:01.8802 laps+1:01.2801:26.71017170.41019
1331Piercarlo GhinzaniItalyOsella HartMichelin50+4 laps1:17:36.2804 laps2 laps1:26.58017164.76024
DNF6Hector RebaqueMexicoBrabham FordMichelin39Accident55:58.0901:23.74034178.19021
DNF25Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceLigier MatraMichelin35Transmission1:01:24.8701:25.25032145.73016
DNF21Chico SerraBrazilFittipaldi FordMichelin29Engine49:38.2901:26.89016149.40020
DNF32Beppe GabbianiItalyOsella HartMichelin22Engine32:20.7901:26.85016173.92022
DNF1Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams FordMichelin19Accident27:02.9901:23.40018179.6206
DNF8Andrea de CesarisItalyMcLaren FordMichelin11Gearbox19:05.1801:27.0005147.38023
DNF5Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham FordMichelin10Accident14:20.9601:24.7507178.2102
DNF20Keke RosbergFinlandFittipaldi FordAvon10Gearbox15:00.1101:25.9508170.46011
DNF15Alain ProstFranceRenaultMichelin2Clutch5:38.6501:41.440190.61012
DNF29Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows FordMichelinCollision4
DNF30Siegfried StohrItalyArrows FordMichelinCollision13
DNQ18Derek DalyIrelandMarchMichelin
DNQ16Rene ArnouxFranceRenaultMichelin
DNQ17Eliseo SalazarChileMarchMichelin
DNQ9Slim BorguddSwedenATS FordMichelin
DNQ33Patrick TambayFranceTheodore FordMichelin
DNQ36Derek WarwickGreat BritainToleman HartPirelli
DNQ35Brian HentonGreat BritainToleman HartPirelli