1987 Australian Grand Prix

The 1987 Australian Grand Prix was Round 16 of the 1987 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Adelaide, Australia on Sunday, 15 November 1987. Gerhard Berger started on pole position for Ferrari and was the race winner.

1987 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
128Gerhard BergerAustriaFerrariGoodyear821:52:56.1441:52:56.144--1:20.4167219
227Michele AlboretoItalyFerrariGoodyear82+1:07.8841:54:04.028+1:07.884+1:07.8841:21.1244866
320Thierry BoutsenBelgiumBenetton FordGoodyear81+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:22.7694554
43Jonathan PalmerGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear80+2 laps2 laps1 lap1:23.19759193
529Yannick DalmasFranceLola FordGoodyear79+3 laps3 laps1 lap1:23.2075521
614Roberto MorenoBrazilAGS FordGoodyear79+3 laps3 laps1:24.48862251
710Christian DannerGermanyZakspeedGoodyear79+3 laps3 laps1:24.1193524
88Andrea de CesarisItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear78Spun Off4 laps1 lap1:20.9176510
95Riccardo PatreseItalyWilliams HondaGoodyear76Oil Leak6 laps2 laps1:21.491527
DSQ12Ayrton SennaBrazilLotus HondaGoodyear82Disqualified1:20.456634
DNF6Nelson PiquetBrazilWilliams HondaGoodyear58Brakes24 laps24 laps1:21.981403
DNF16Ivan CapelliItalyMarch FordGoodyear58Spun Off24 laps1:23.2965523
DNF1Alain ProstFranceMcLaren TAGGoodyear53Brakes29 laps5 laps1:21.381472
DNF18Eddie CheeverUnited StatesArrows MegatronGoodyear53Overheating29 laps1:23.3901811
DNF2Stefan JohanssonSwedenMcLaren TAGGoodyear48Brakes34 laps5 laps1:22.232388
DNF19Teo FabiItalyBenetton FordGoodyear46Brakes36 laps2 laps1:22.246449
DNF23Adrian CamposSpainMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyear46Transmission36 laps1:27.6763526
DNF30Philippe AlliotFranceLola FordGoodyear45Electrical37 laps1 lap1:24.8343917
DNF25Rene ArnouxFranceLigier MegatronGoodyear41Ignition41 laps4 laps1:23.9993020
DNF7Stefano ModenaItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear31Physical51 laps10 laps1:24.294415
DNF26Piercarlo GhinzaniItalyLigier MegatronGoodyear26Ignition56 laps5 laps1:25.1962422
DNF11Satoru NakajimaJapanLotus HondaGoodyear22Suspension60 laps4 laps1:24.9261814
DNF17Derek WarwickGreat BritainArrows MegatronGoodyear19Transmission63 laps3 laps1:24.4781812
DNF9Martin BrundleGreat BritainZakspeedGoodyear18Engine64 laps1 lap1:25.5541116
DNF4Philippe StreiffFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear6Spun Off76 laps12 laps1:26.823618
DNF24Alessandro NanniniItalyMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyearAccident82 laps6 laps13
DNQ21Alex CaffiItalyOsella Alfa RomeoGoodyear82 laps