1983 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1983 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1983 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1983 Belgium Grand Prix

1983 Belgium Grand Prix is 379th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Alain Prost won the pole position and this race. Patrick Tambay and Eddie Cheever also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 40 laps (279 km).

Previous race: 1983 Monaco Grand Prix
Next race: 1983 USA East Grand Prix
Race Start: 22nd May 1983

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Belgium Grand Prix

13th victory for the Renault team
7th victory for the Alain Prost
14th podium for the Alain Prost
5th podium for the Patrick Tambay
5th podium for the Eddie Cheever

1983 Belgium Grand Prix

1983 Belgium Grand Prix

Renault RE40 - 1983 Belgium Grand Prix winner

Renault RE40 #15 - 1983 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1983 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alain Prost Renault RE40, #15 9.00  1h 27m 11.502s  ( 191.731 km/h ) 40 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Patrick Tambay Ferrari 126C2B, #27 6.00  1h 27m 34.484s  ( +22.982s ) 40 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Eddie Cheever Renault RE40, #16 4.00  1h 27m 51.371s  ( +39.869s ) 40 Equipe Renault Elf
4 Nelson Piquet Brabham BT52, #5 3.00  1h 27m 53.797s  ( +42.295s ) 40 Fila Sport
5 Keke Rosberg Williams FW08C, #1 2.00  1h 28m 01.982s  ( +50.480s ) 40 TAG Williams Team
6 Jacques Laffite Williams FW08C, #2 1.00  1h 28m 44.609s  ( +1m 33.107s ) 40 TAG Williams Team
7 Derek Warwick Toleman TG183B, #35 0  1h 29m 10.041s  ( +1m 58.539s ) 40 Candy Toleman Motorsport
8 Bruno Giacomelli Toleman TG183B, #36 0  1h 29m 49.775s  ( +2m 38.273s ) 40 Candy Toleman Motorsport
9 Elio De Angelis Lotus 93T, #11 0   39 John Player Team Lotus
10 Johnny Cecotto Theodore N183, #34 0   39 Theodore Racing Team
11 Marc Surer Arrows A6, #29 0   39 Arrows Racing Team
12 Danny Sullivan Tyrrell 011, #4 0   39 Benetton Tyrrell Team
13 Raul Boesel Ligier JS21, #26 0   39 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
14 Michele Alboreto Tyrrell 011, #3 0   38 Benetton Tyrrell Team
ab Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/1C, #8 0  Engine 33 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Nigel Mansell Lotus 92, #12 0  Gearbox 30 John Player Team Lotus
ab Andrea De Cesaris Alfa Romeo 183T, #22 0  Engine 25 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Roberto Guerrero Theodore N183, #33 0  Engine 23 Theodore Racing Team
ab René Arnoux Ferrari 126C2B, #28 0  Engine 22 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Corrado Fabi Osella FA1D, #31 0  Suspension 19 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Manfred Winkelhock ATS D6, #9 0  Wheel lost 18 Team ATS
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier JS21, #25 0  Collision 8 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
ab John Watson McLaren MP4/1C, #7 0  Collision 8 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Thierry Boutsen Arrows A6, #30 0  Suspension 4 Arrows Racing Team
ab Mauro Baldi Alfa Romeo 183T, #23 0  Throttle 3 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
nq Eliseo Salazar RAM March 01, #17 0     RAM Automotive Team March
ab Riccardo Patrese Brabham BT52, #6 0  Engine 0 Fila Sport
nq Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella FA1E, #32 0     Osella Squadra Corse

Qualifying Results for the 1983 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Alain Prost Renault RE40, #15 2'04''615 Equipe Renault Elf
2 Patrick Tambay Ferrari 126C2B, #27 2'04''626 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Andrea De Cesaris Alfa Romeo 183T, #22 2'04''840 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
4 Nelson Piquet Brabham BT52, #5 2'05''628 Fila Sport
5 René Arnoux Ferrari 126C2B, #28 2'05''737 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Riccardo Patrese Brabham BT52, #6 2'06''137 Fila Sport
7 Manfred Winkelhock ATS D6, #9 2'06''264 Team ATS
8 Eddie Cheever Renault RE40, #16 2'07''294 Equipe Renault Elf
9 Keke Rosberg Williams FW08C, #1 2'07''975 TAG Williams Team
10 Marc Surer Arrows A6, #29 2'08''587 Arrows Racing Team
11 Jacques Laffite Williams FW08C, #2 2'09''153 TAG Williams Team
12 Mauro Baldi Alfa Romeo 183T, #23 2'09''225 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
13 Elio De Angelis Lotus 93T, #11 2'09''310 John Player Team Lotus
14 Roberto Guerrero Theodore N183, #33 2'09''322 Theodore Racing Team
15 Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/1C, #8 2'09''475 Marlboro McLaren International
16 Bruno Giacomelli Toleman TG183B, #36 2'09''706 Candy Toleman Motorsport
17 Michele Alboreto Tyrrell 011, #3 2'09''739 Benetton Tyrrell Team
18 Thierry Boutsen Arrows A6, #30 2'09''876 Arrows Racing Team
19 Nigel Mansell Lotus 92, #12 2'09''924 John Player Team Lotus
20 John Watson McLaren MP4/1C, #7 2'10''318 Marlboro McLaren International
21 Jean-Pierre Jarier Ligier JS21, #25 2'11''354 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
22 Derek Warwick Toleman TG183B, #35 2'11''474 Candy Toleman Motorsport
23 Danny Sullivan Tyrrell 011, #4 2'11''683 Benetton Tyrrell Team
24 Corrado Fabi Osella FA1D, #31 2'11''734 Osella Squadra Corse
25 Johnny Cecotto Theodore N183, #34 2'11''860 Theodore Racing Team
26 Raul Boesel Ligier JS21, #26 2'12''310 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
27 Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella FA1E, #32 2'13''738 Osella Squadra Corse
28 Eliseo Salazar RAM March 01, #17 2'18''696 RAM Automotive Team March

List of all cars for the 1983 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Osella FA1E

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Lotus 92

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Lotus 93T

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Ferrari 126C2B

Ferrari 021 V6 t 1.5

Brabham BT52

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Osella FA1D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Toleman TG183B

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Theodore N183

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW08C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A6

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS21

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 183T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

RAM March 01

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RE40

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

ATS D6

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/1C

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0