FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1987 Round 15 Japan

The 1987 Japanese Grand Prix was Round 15 of the 1987 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Suzuka, Japan on Sunday, 1 November 1987. Gerhard Berger started on pole position for Ferrari and was the race winner.

1987 Japanese Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
128Gerhard BergerAustriaFerrariGoodyear511:32:58.0721:32:58.072--1:45.5403419
212Ayrton SennaBrazilLotus HondaGoodyear51+17.3841:33:15.456+17.384+17.3841:45.8054976
32Stefan JohanssonSwedenMcLaren TAGGoodyear51+17.6941:33:15.766+17.694+0.3101:46.3233494
427Michele AlboretoItalyFerrariGoodyear51+1:20.4411:34:18.513+1:20.441+1:02.7471:46.5342843
520Thierry BoutsenBelgiumBenetton FordGoodyear51+1:25.5761:34:23.648+1:25.576+5.1351:47.1824132
611Satoru NakajimaJapanLotus HondaGoodyear51+1:36.4791:34:34.551+1:36.479+10.9031:48.20627111
71Alain ProstFranceMcLaren TAGGoodyear50+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:43.844352
83Jonathan PalmerGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear50+1 lap1 lap1:50.1113419
918Eddie CheeverUnited StatesArrows MegatronGoodyear50Out of Fuel1 lap1:47.4214112
1017Derek WarwickGreat BritainArrows MegatronGoodyear50+1 lap1 lap1:49.2213313
117Riccardo PatreseItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear49+2 laps2 laps1 lap1:48.581248
124Philippe StreiffFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear49+2 laps2 laps1:51.2364425
1326Piercarlo GhinzaniItalyLigier MegatronGoodyear48+3 laps3 laps1 lap1:49.9152924
1429Yannick DalmasFranceLola FordGoodyear47+4 laps4 laps1 lap1:52.0804022
156Nelson PiquetBrazilWilliams HondaGoodyear46Engine5 laps1 lap1:46.706415
DNF25Rene ArnouxFranceLigier MegatronGoodyear44Out of Fuel7 laps2 laps1:49.3842817
DNF21Alex CaffiItalyOsella Alfa RomeoGoodyear43Out of Fuel8 laps1 lap1:51.9173523
DNF14Roberto MorenoBrazilAGS FordGoodyear38Electrical13 laps5 laps1:54.0151526
DNF24Alessandro NanniniItalyMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyear35Engine16 laps3 laps1:51.8483214
DNF9Martin BrundleGreat BritainZakspeedGoodyear32Engine19 laps3 laps1:50.3672815
DNF8Andrea de CesarisItalyBrabham BMWGoodyear26Engine25 laps6 laps1:50.4221810
DNF19Teo FabiItalyBenetton FordGoodyear16Engine35 laps10 laps1:49.17096
DNF10Christian DannerGermanyZakspeedGoodyear13Engine38 laps3 laps1:52.813716
DNF16Ivan CapelliItalyMarch FordGoodyear13Accident38 laps1:52.2131320
DNF23Adrian CamposSpainMinardi Motori ModerniGoodyear2Engine49 laps11 laps1:59.121221
DNF30Philippe AlliotFranceLola FordGoodyearAccident51 laps2 laps18
DNS5Nigel MansellGreat BritainWilliams HondaGoodyearAccident51 laps