1983 USA East Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Detroit circuit. Full information

1983 USA East Grand Prix poster

1983 USA East Grand Prix poster

1983 USA East Grand Prix

1983 USA East Grand Prix is 380th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Detroit circuit. René Arnoux won the pole position, Michele Alboreto won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Keke Rosberg and John Watson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 60 laps (241 km).

Previous race: 1983 Belgium Grand Prix
Next race: 1983 Canada Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 USA East Grand Prix

23rd victory for the Tyrrell team
2nd victory for the Michele Alboreto
3rd podium for the Michele Alboreto
9th podium for the Keke Rosberg
19th podium for the John Watson

1983 USA East Grand Prix

1983 USA East Grand Prix

Tyrrell 011 - 1983 USA East Grand Prix winner

Tyrrell 011 - 1983 USA East Grand Prix winner

1983 USA East Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Michele Alboreto 9.00  1h 50m 53.669s  ( 130.600 km/h ) 60 Benetton Tyrrell Team
2 Keke Rosberg 6.00  1h 51m 01.371s  ( +07.702s ) 60 TAG Williams Team
3 John Watson 4.00  1h 51m 02.952s  ( +09.283s ) 60 Marlboro McLaren International
4 Nelson Piquet 3.00  1h 52m 05.854s  ( +1m 12.185s ) 60 Fila Sport
5 Jacques Laffite 2.00  1h 52m 26.272s  ( +1m 32.603s ) 60 TAG Williams Team
6 Nigel Mansell 1.00   59 John Player Team Lotus
7 Thierry Boutsen 0   59 Arrows Racing Team
8 Alain Prost 0   59 Equipe Renault Elf
9 Bruno Giacomelli 0   59 Candy Toleman Motorsport
10 Raul Boesel 0   58 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
11 Marc Surer 0   58 Arrows Racing Team
12 Mauro Baldi 0   56 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Niki Lauda 0  Suspension 49 Marlboro McLaren International
nc Roberto Guerrero 0   38 Theodore Racing Team
ab Johnny Cecotto 0  Gearbox 34 Theodore Racing Team
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Turbo 33 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab René Arnoux 0  Electrics 31 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Danny Sullivan 0  Electrics 30 Benetton Tyrrell Team
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Wheel nut 29 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
ab Manfred Winkelhock 0  Accident 26 Team ATS
ab Derek Warwick 0  Water leak 25 Candy Toleman Motorsport
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Brakes 24 Fila Sport
ab Elio De Angelis 0  Transmission 5 John Player Team Lotus
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Distributor 4 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Overheating 4 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Patrick Tambay 0  Stalled on grid 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
nq Corrado Fabi 0     Osella Squadra Corse

List of all cars for the 1983 USA East Grand Prix on the Detroit circuit

Lotus 93T

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Osella FA1E

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Alfa Romeo 183T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/1C

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Lotus 92

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Brabham BT52

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Theodore N183

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS21

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

ATS D6

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Williams FW08C

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 126C2B

Ferrari 021 V6 t 1.5

Toleman TG183B

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Arrows A6

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RE40

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Tyrrell 011

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0