1982 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Le Castellet circuit. Full information

1982 France Grand Prix poster

1982 France Grand Prix poster

1982 France Grand Prix

1982 France Grand Prix is 368th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Le Castellet circuit. René Arnoux won the pole position and this race. This was his 3rd victory. Alain Prost and Didier Pironi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 54 laps (314 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1982 Britain Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1982 Germany Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 France Grand Prix

10th victory for the Renault team
3rd victory for the René Arnoux
9th podium for the René Arnoux
9th podium for the Alain Prost
13th podium for the Didier Pironi

René Arnoux - Winner of the 1982 France Grand Prix

René Arnoux - Winner of the 1982 France Grand Prix

1982 France Grand Prix

1982 France Grand Prix

Renault RE30B - 1982 France Grand Prix winner

Renault RE30B - 1982 France Grand Prix winner

1982 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 René Arnoux 9.00  1h 33m 33.217s  ( 201.215 km/h ) 54 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Alain Prost 6.00  1h 33m 50.525s  ( +17.308s ) 54 Equipe Renault Elf
3 Didier Pironi 4.00  1h 34m 15.345s  ( +42.128s ) 54 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Patrick Tambay 3.00  1h 34m 49.458s  ( +1m 16.241s ) 54 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Keke Rosberg 2.00  1h 35m 04.211s  ( +1m 30.994s ) 54 TAG Williams Team
6 Michele Alboreto 1.00  1h 35m 05.556s  ( +1m 32.339s ) 54 Team Tyrrell
7 Derek Daly 0   53 TAG Williams Team
8 Niki Lauda 0   53 Marlboro McLaren International
9 Bruno Giacomelli 0   53 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
10 Brian Henton 0   53 Team Tyrrell
11 Manfred Winkelhock 0   52 Team ATS
12 Geoff Lees 0   52 John Player Team Lotus
13 Marc Surer 0   52 Arrows Racing Team
14 Jacques Laffite 0   51 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
15 Derek Warwick 0   50 Toleman Group Motorsport
16 Eddie Cheever 0   49 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Puncture 25 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Engine 23 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Elio De Angelis 0  Fuel pressure 17 John Player Team Lotus
ab John Watson 0  Battery 13 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Jochen Mass 0  Collision 10 Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
ab Mauro Baldi 0  Collision 10 Arrows Racing Team
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Engine 8 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Eliseo Salazar 0  Spin 2 Team ATS
nq Roberto Guerrero 0     Ensign Racing
nq Raul Boesel 0     Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
nq Chico Serra 0     Fittipaldi Automotive
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Transmission 0 Osella Squadra Corse
nq Jan Lammers 0     Theodore Racing Team
ab Teo Fabi 0  Oil pump 0 Toleman Group Motorsport

Qualifying Results for the 1982 France Grand Prix on the Le Castellet circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 René Arnoux 1'34''406 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Alain Prost 1'34''688 Equipe Renault Elf
3 Didier Pironi 1'35''790 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Riccardo Patrese 1'35''811 Parmalat Racing Team
5 Patrick Tambay 1'35''905 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Nelson Piquet 1'36''359 Parmalat Racing Team
7 Andrea De Cesaris 1'37''573 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
8 Bruno Giacomelli 1'37''705 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
9 Niki Lauda 1'37''778 Marlboro McLaren International
10 Keke Rosberg 1'37''780 TAG Williams Team
11 Derek Daly 1'38''767 TAG Williams Team
12 John Watson 1'38''944 Marlboro McLaren International
13 Elio De Angelis 1'39''118 John Player Team Lotus
14 Derek Warwick 1'39''306 Toleman Group Motorsport
15 Michele Alboreto 1'39''330 Team Tyrrell
16 Jacques Laffite 1'39''605 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
17 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1'39''909 Osella Squadra Corse
18 Manfred Winkelhock 1'39''917 Team ATS
19 Eddie Cheever 1'40''187 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
20 Marc Surer 1'40''335 Arrows Racing Team
21 Teo Fabi 1'40''421 Toleman Group Motorsport
22 Eliseo Salazar 1'40''673 Team ATS
23 Brian Henton 1'40''852 Team Tyrrell
24 Geoff Lees 1'40''974 John Player Team Lotus
25 Mauro Baldi 1'40''997 Arrows Racing Team
26 Jochen Mass 1'41''579 Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
27 Jan Lammers 1'41''714 Theodore Racing Team
28 Roberto Guerrero 1'42''270 Ensign Racing
29 Chico Serra 1'42''414 Fittipaldi Automotive
30 Raul Boesel 1'43''099 Rothmans March Grand Prix Team

List of all cars for the 1982 France Grand Prix on the Le Castellet circuit

Alfa Romeo 182

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Theodore TY02

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW08

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N181

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Fittipaldi F9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 91

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 821

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 126C2

Ferrari 021 V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT50

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

ATS D5

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS19

Matra MS81 V12 3.0

Toleman TG181C

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/1B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RE30B

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5