FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1987 Round 01 Brazil

The 1987 Brazilian Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1987 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday, 12 April 1987. Nigel Mansell started on pole position in the Williams Honda and Alain Prost was the race winner in the McLaren TAG.

1987 Brazilian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
11Alain ProstFranceMcLaren TAGGoodyear611:39:45.1411:39:45.141--1:35.81145184.59159
26Nelson PiquetBrazilWilliams HondaGoodyear61+40.5471:40:25.688+40.547+40.5471:33.86142183.34926
32Stefan JohanssonSwedenMcLaren TAGGoodyear61+56.7581:40:41.899+56.758+16.2111:35.29943182.857104
428Gerhard BergerAustriaFerrariGoodyear61+1:39.2351:41:24.376+1:39.235+42.4771:35.76954181.58173
520Thierry BoutsenBelgiumBenetton FordGoodyear60+1 lap1:40:29.1481 lap1 lap1:35.73750180.24062
65Nigel MansellGreat BritainWilliams HondaGoodyear60+1 lap1:41:23.8741 lap+54.7261:34.60249178.61911
711Satoru NakajimaJapanLotus HondaGoodyear59+2 laps1:41:26.3622 laps1 lap1:38.48240175.57012
827Michele AlboretoItalyFerrariGoodyear58Spun Off1:36:31.3853 laps1 lap1:35.77337181.3859
910Christian DannerGermanyZakspeedGoodyear58+3 laps1:41:09.3693 laps+4:37.9841:40.11238173.07717
103Jonathan PalmerGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear58+3 laps1:41:34.1773 laps+24.8081:41.49526172.37318
114Philippe StreiffFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear57+4 laps1:41:15.6884 laps1 lap1:43.04923169.91620
1214Pascal FabreFranceAGS FordGoodyear55+6 laps1:40:54.8936 laps2 laps1:43.12927164.51722
DNF18Eddie CheeverUnited StatesArrows MegatronGoodyear52Overheating1:39:55.3921:33.97848157.08714
DNF12Ayrton SennaBrazilLotus HondaGoodyear50Engine1:22:44.8751:35.31248182.3973
DNF7Riccardo PatreseItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear48Electrical1:20:32.4741:36.84644179.89811
DNF8Andrea de CesarisItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear21Differential36:05.8941:38.19419175.60513
DNF17Derek WarwickGreat BritainArrows MegatronGoodyear20Engine34:02.1911:36.55318177.3748
WD21Alex CaffiItalyOsella Alfa RomeoGoodyear20Withdrew36:15.6121:44.1303166.49621
DNF24Alessandro NanniniItalyMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyear17Suspension29:16.6401:39.10816175.27615
DNF9Martin BrundleGreat BritainZakspeedGoodyear15Turbo25:52.4311:40.6834174.99919
DNF19Teo FabiItalyBenetton FordGoodyear9Turbo14:47.0161:36.5115183.7674
DSQ23Adrian CamposSpainMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyear3Disqualified5:24.3691:40.7142167.50916
DNS16Ivan CapelliItalyMarch FordGoodyearNon Started23