1983 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

The 1983 FIA Formula 1 World Championship was the 34th F1 season. It consisted of 15 Grand Prix rounds, held across 12 different countries. Nelson Piquet won the Drivers’ Championship and Ferrari won the Constructors’ Championship.

1983 Races
RoundGrand PrixCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
1BrazilAutódromo Internacional do Rio de Janeiro13 March 1983Nelson PiquetBrabham BMW631:48:27.731
2USA WestLong Beach Street Circuit27 March 1983John WatsonMcLaren Ford751:53:34.889
3FranceCircuit Paul Ricard17 April 1983Alain ProstRenault541:34:13.913
4San MarinoAutodromo Dino Ferrari1 May 1983Patrick TambayFerrari601:37:52.460
5MonacoCircuit de Monaco15 May 1983Keke RosbergWilliams Ford761:56:38.121
6BelgiumCircuit de Spa-Francorchamps22 May 1983Alain ProstRenault401:27:11.502
7DetroitDetroit Street Circuit5 June 1983Michele AlboretoTyrrell Ford601:50:53.669
8CanadaCircuit Gilles Villeneuve12 June 1983René ArnouxFerrari701:48:31.838
9Great BritainSilverstone Circuit16 July 1983Alain ProstRenault671:24:39.780
10GermanyHockenheimring7 August 1983René ArnouxFerrari451:27:10.319
11AustriaÖsterreichring14 August 1983Alain ProstRenault531:24:32.745
12NetherlandsCircuit Park Zandvoort28 August 1983René ArnouxFerrari721:38:41.950
13ItalyAutodromo Nazionale Monza11 September 1983Nelson PiquetBrabham BMW521:23:10.880
14EuropeBrands Hatch Circuit25 September 1983Nelson PiquetBrabham BMW761:36:45.865
15South AfricaKyalami Grand Prix Circuit15 October 1983Riccardo PatreseBrabham BMW771:33:25.708
1983 Driver Standings
Pos.DriverDriver NationalityTeamPoints
1Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham BMW59
2Alain ProstFranceRenault57
3Rene ArnouxFranceFerrari49
4Patrick TambayFranceFerrari40
5Keke RosbergFinlandWilliams Honda27
6John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren Ford22
7Eddie CheeverUnited StatesRenault22
8Andrea de CesarisItalyAlfa Romeo15
9Riccardo PatreseItalyBrabham BMW13
10Niki LaudaAustriaMcLaren TAG12
11Jacques LaffiteFranceWilliams Honda11
12Michele AlboretoItalyTyrrell Ford10
13Nigel MansellGreat BritainLotus Renault10
14Derek WarwickGreat BritainToleman Hart9
15Marc SurerSwitzerlandArrows Ford4
16Mauro BaldiItalyAlfa Romeo3
17Elio de AngelisItalyLotus Renault2
18Danny SullivanUnited StatesTyrrell Ford2
19Bruno GiacomelliItalyToleman Hart1
20Johnny CecottoVenezuelaTheodore Ford1
1983 Constructor Standings
Pos.TeamPoints
1Ferrari89
2Renault79
3Brabham BMW72
4Williams Ford36
5McLaren Ford34
6Alfa Romeo18
7Tyrrell Ford12
8Lotus Renault11
9Toleman Hart10
10Arrows Ford4
11Williams Honda2
12Theodore Ford1
13Lotus Ford1
1983 Fastest Laps
RoundGrand PrixDriverTeamTime
1BrazilNelson PiquetBrabham BMW1:39.829
2USA WestNiki LaudaMcLaren TAG1:28.330
3FranceAlain ProstRenault1:42.695
4San MarinoRiccardo PatreseBrabham BMW1:34.437
5MonacoNelson PiquetBrabham BMW1:27.283
6BelgiumAndrea de CesarisAlfa Romeo2:07.493
7DetroitJohn WatsonMcLaren TAG1:47.668
8CanadaPatrick TambayFerrari1:30.851
9Great BritainAlain ProstRenault1:14.212
10GermanyRene ArnouxFerrari1:53.938
11AustriaAlain ProstRenault1:33.961
12NetherlandsRene ArnouxFerrari1:19.863
13ItalyNelson PiquetBrabham BMW1:34.431
14EuropeNigel MansellLotus Ford1:14.342
15South AfricaNelson PiquetBrabham BMW1:09.948
1983 Non-Championship Races
EventCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
Marlboro Race of ChampionsBrands Hatch Circuit10 April 1983Keke RosbergWilliams Ford4053:15.253