1982 South Africa Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Kyalami circuit. Full information

1982 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1982 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1982 South Africa Grand Prix

1982 South Africa Grand Prix is 358th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Kyalami circuit. René Arnoux won the pole position, Alain Prost won this race. This was his 4th victory. Carlos Reutemann and René Arnoux also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 77 laps (316 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1981 Las Vegas Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1982 Brazil Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 South Africa Grand Prix

8th victory for the Renault team
4th victory for the Alain Prost
7th podium for the Alain Prost
45th podium for the Carlos Reutemann
8th podium for the René Arnoux

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1982 South Africa Grand Prix

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1982 South Africa Grand Prix

1982 South Africa Grand Prix

1982 South Africa Grand Prix

Renault RE30B - 1982 South Africa Grand Prix winner

Renault RE30B - 1982 South Africa Grand Prix winner

1982 South Africa Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alain Prost 9.00  1h 32m 08.401s  ( 205.779 km/h ) 77 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Carlos Reutemann 6.00  1h 32m 23.347s  ( +14.946s ) 77 TAG Williams Team
3 René Arnoux 4.00  1h 32m 34.301s  ( +25.900s ) 77 Equipe Renault Elf
4 Niki Lauda 3.00  1h 32m 40.514s  ( +32.113s ) 77 Marlboro McLaren International
5 Keke Rosberg 2.00  1h 32m 54.540s  ( +46.139s ) 77 TAG Williams Team
6 John Watson 1.00  1h 32m 59.394s  ( +50.993s ) 77 Marlboro McLaren International
7 Michele Alboreto 0   76 Team Tyrrell
8 Elio De Angelis 0   76 John Player Team Lotus
9 Eliseo Salazar 0   75 Team ATS
10 Manfred Winkelhock 0   75 Team ATS
11 Bruno Giacomelli 0   74 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
12 Jochen Mass 0   74 March Grand Prix Team
13 Andrea De Cesaris 0   73 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
14 Derek Daly 0   73 Theodore Racing Team
15 Raul Boesel 0   72 March Grand Prix Team
16 Slim Borgudd 0   72 Team Tyrrell
17 Chico Serra 0   72 Fittipaldi Automotive
18 Didier Pironi 0   71 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Vapor lock 54 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
ab Derek Warwick 0  Accident 43 Candy Toleman Motorsport
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Turbo 18 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Vapor lock 11 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
ab Gilles Villeneuve 0  Turbo 6 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Accident 3 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Electrics 0 John Player Team Lotus
f Roberto Guerrero 0  Entry cancelled   Ensign Racing
nq Brian Henton 0     Arrows Racing Team
nq Mauro Baldi 0     Arrows Racing Team
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Accident 0 Osella Squadra Corse
nq Riccardo Paletti 0     Osella Squadra Corse
f Teo Fabi 0  Engine   Candy Toleman Motorsport

Qualifying Results for the 1982 South Africa Grand Prix on the Kyalami circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 René Arnoux 1'06''351 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Nelson Piquet 1'06''625 Parmalat Racing Team
3 Gilles Villeneuve 1'07''106 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Riccardo Patrese 1'07''398 Parmalat Racing Team
5 Alain Prost 1'08''133 Equipe Renault Elf
6 Didier Pironi 1'08''360 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 Keke Rosberg 1'08''892 TAG Williams Team
8 Carlos Reutemann 1'09''306 TAG Williams Team
9 John Watson 1'09''736 Marlboro McLaren International
10 Michele Alboreto 1'10''037 Team Tyrrell
11 Jacques Laffite 1'10''241 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
12 Eliseo Salazar 1'10''624 Team ATS
13 Niki Lauda 1'10''681 Marlboro McLaren International
14 Derek Warwick 1'10''685 Candy Toleman Motorsport
15 Elio De Angelis 1'10''685 John Player Team Lotus
16 Andrea De Cesaris 1'10''952 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
17 Eddie Cheever 1'11''005 Equipe Talbot Gitanes
18 Nigel Mansell 1'11''227 John Player Team Lotus
19 Bruno Giacomelli 1'11''285 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
20 Manfred Winkelhock 1'11''808 Team ATS
21 Raul Boesel 1'12''077 March Grand Prix Team
22 Jochen Mass 1'12''100 March Grand Prix Team
23 Slim Borgudd 1'12''366 Team Tyrrell
24 Derek Daly 1'13''418 Theodore Racing Team
25 Chico Serra 1'13''467 Fittipaldi Automotive
26 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1'13''834 Osella Squadra Corse
27 Mauro Baldi 1'13''976 Arrows Racing Team
28 Riccardo Paletti 1'15''504 Osella Squadra Corse
29 Brian Henton 1'16''653 Arrows Racing Team
0 Roberto Guerrero 0 Ensign Racing
0 Teo Fabi 0 Candy Toleman Motorsport

List of all cars for the 1982 South Africa Grand Prix on the Kyalami circuit

March 821

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 179D

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Lotus 87B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N180B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RE30B

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Toleman TG181C

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Toleman TG181B

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT50

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

ATS D5

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Osella FA1C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Theodore TY01

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 126C2

Ferrari 021 V6 t 1.5

Fittipaldi F8D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS17

Matra MS81 V12 3.0

McLaren MP4/1B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0