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 race. 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 race: 1982 Britain Grand Prix
Next race: 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 #16 - 1982 France Grand Prix winner

1982 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 René Arnoux Renault RE30B, #16 9.00  1h 33m 33.217s  ( 201.215 km/h ) 54 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Alain Prost Renault RE30B, #15 6.00  1h 33m 50.525s  ( +17.308s ) 54 Equipe Renault Elf
3 Didier Pironi Ferrari 126C2, #28 4.00  1h 34m 15.345s  ( +42.128s ) 54 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Patrick Tambay Ferrari 126C2, #27 3.00  1h 34m 49.458s  ( +1m 16.241s ) 54 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Keke Rosberg Williams FW08, #6 2.00  1h 35m 04.211s  ( +1m 30.994s ) 54 TAG Williams Team
6 Michele Alboreto Tyrrell 011, #3 1.00  1h 35m 05.556s  ( +1m 32.339s ) 54 Team Tyrrell
7 Derek Daly Williams FW08, #5 0   53 TAG Williams Team
8 Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/1B, #8 0   53 Marlboro McLaren International
9 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 182, #23 0   53 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
10 Brian Henton Tyrrell 011, #4 0   53 Team Tyrrell
11 Manfred Winkelhock ATS D5, #9 0   52 Team ATS
12 Geoff Lees Lotus 91, #12 0   52 John Player Team Lotus
13 Marc Surer Arrows A4, #29 0   52 Arrows Racing Team
14 Jacques Laffite Ligier JS19, #26 0   51 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
15 Derek Warwick Toleman TG181C, #35 0   50 Toleman Group Motorsport
16 Eddie Cheever Ligier JS19, #25 0   49 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
ab Andrea De Cesaris Alfa Romeo 182, #22 0  Puncture 25 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Nelson Piquet Brabham BT50, #1 0  Engine 23 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Elio De Angelis Lotus 91, #11 0  Fuel pressure 17 John Player Team Lotus
ab John Watson McLaren MP4/1B, #7 0  Battery 13 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Jochen Mass March 821, #17 0  Collision 10 Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
ab Mauro Baldi Arrows A4, #30 0  Collision 10 Arrows Racing Team
ab Riccardo Patrese Brabham BT50, #2 0  Engine 8 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Eliseo Salazar ATS D5, #10 0  Spin 2 Team ATS
nq Roberto Guerrero Ensign N181, #14 0     Ensign Racing
nq Raul Boesel March 821, #18 0     Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
nq Chico Serra Fittipaldi F9, #20 0     Fittipaldi Automotive
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier Osella FA1C, #31 0  Transmission 0 Osella Squadra Corse
nq Jan Lammers Theodore TY02, #33 0     Theodore Racing Team
ab Teo Fabi Toleman TG181C, #36 0  Oil pump 0 Toleman Group Motorsport

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

Position Name Car Result Team
1 René Arnoux Renault RE30B, #16 1'34''406 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Alain Prost Renault RE30B, #15 1'34''688 Equipe Renault Elf
3 Didier Pironi Ferrari 126C2, #28 1'35''790 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Riccardo Patrese Brabham BT50, #2 1'35''811 Parmalat Racing Team
5 Patrick Tambay Ferrari 126C2, #27 1'35''905 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Nelson Piquet Brabham BT50, #1 1'36''359 Parmalat Racing Team
7 Andrea De Cesaris Alfa Romeo 182, #22 1'37''573 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
8 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 182, #23 1'37''705 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
9 Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/1B, #8 1'37''778 Marlboro McLaren International
10 Keke Rosberg Williams FW08, #6 1'37''780 TAG Williams Team
11 Derek Daly Williams FW08, #5 1'38''767 TAG Williams Team
12 John Watson McLaren MP4/1B, #7 1'38''944 Marlboro McLaren International
13 Elio De Angelis Lotus 91, #11 1'39''118 John Player Team Lotus
14 Derek Warwick Toleman TG181C, #35 1'39''306 Toleman Group Motorsport
15 Michele Alboreto Tyrrell 011, #3 1'39''330 Team Tyrrell
16 Jacques Laffite Ligier JS19, #26 1'39''605 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
17 Jean-Pierre Jarier Osella FA1C, #31 1'39''909 Osella Squadra Corse
18 Manfred Winkelhock ATS D5, #9 1'39''917 Team ATS
19 Eddie Cheever Ligier JS19, #25 1'40''187 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
20 Marc Surer Arrows A4, #29 1'40''335 Arrows Racing Team
21 Teo Fabi Toleman TG181C, #36 1'40''421 Toleman Group Motorsport
22 Eliseo Salazar ATS D5, #10 1'40''673 Team ATS
23 Brian Henton Tyrrell 011, #4 1'40''852 Team Tyrrell
24 Geoff Lees Lotus 91, #12 1'40''974 John Player Team Lotus
25 Mauro Baldi Arrows A4, #30 1'40''997 Arrows Racing Team
26 Jochen Mass March 821, #17 1'41''579 Rothmans March Grand Prix Team
27 Jan Lammers Theodore TY02, #33 1'41''714 Theodore Racing Team
28 Roberto Guerrero Ensign N181, #14 1'42''270 Ensign Racing
29 Chico Serra Fittipaldi F9, #20 1'42''414 Fittipaldi Automotive
30 Raul Boesel March 821, #18 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

Renault RE30B

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

ATS D5

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Theodore TY02

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS19

Matra MS81 V12 3.0

March 821

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 91

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW08

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Toleman TG181C

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Ferrari 126C2

Ferrari 021 V6 t 1.5

Fittipaldi F9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N181

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren MP4/1B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT50

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Osella FA1C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0