1984 South Africa Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Kyalami circuit. Full information

1984 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1984 South Africa Grand Prix poster

1984 South Africa Grand Prix

1984 South Africa Grand Prix is 390th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Kyalami circuit. Nelson Piquet won the pole position, Niki Lauda won this race. This was his 20th victory. Alain Prost and Derek Warwick also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 75 laps (308 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1984 Brazil Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1984 Belgium Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1984 South Africa Grand Prix

32nd victory for the McLaren team
20th victory for the Niki Lauda
45th podium for the Niki Lauda
19th podium for the Alain Prost
1st podium for the Derek Warwick

Niki Lauda - Winner of the 1984 South Africa Grand Prix

Niki Lauda - Winner of the 1984 South Africa Grand Prix

1984 South Africa Grand Prix

1984 South Africa Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/2 - 1984 South Africa Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/2 - 1984 South Africa Grand Prix winner

1984 South Africa Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Niki Lauda 9.00  1h 29m 23.43s  ( 206.599 km/h ) 75 Marlboro McLaren International
2 Alain Prost 6.00  1h 30m 29.38s  ( +1m 05.95s ) 75 Marlboro McLaren International
3 Derek Warwick 4.00   74 Equipe Renault Elf
4 Riccardo Patrese 3.00   73 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
5 Andrea De Cesaris 2.00   73 Ligier Loto
6 Ayrton Senna 1.00   72 Toleman Group Motorsport
7 Elio De Angelis 0   71 John Player Team Lotus
8 Mauro Baldi 0   71 Spirit Racing
9 Marc Surer 0   71 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
10 François Hesnault 0   71 Ligier Loto
11 Michele Alboreto 0  Fuel injection 70 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
12 Thierry Boutsen 0   70 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
dsq Martin Brundle 0   71 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Patrick Tambay 0  Out of fuel 66 Equipe Renault Elf
dsq Stefan Bellof 0  Accident 60 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Wheel lost 60 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
ab Manfred Winkelhock 0  Engine 53 Team ATS
ab Keke Rosberg 0  Transmission 51 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Fuel injection 51 John Player Team Lotus
ab René Arnoux 0  Ignition 40 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Turbo 29 MRD International
ab Johnny Cecotto 0  Puncture 26 Toleman Group Motorsport
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Water pump 24 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Jonathan Palmer 0  Gearbox 22 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Teo Fabi 0  Turbo 18 MRD International
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Radiator 4 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
np Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Accident   Osella Squadra Corse

List of all cars for the 1984 South Africa Grand Prix on the Kyalami circuit

Ferrari 126C4

Ferrari 031 V6 t 1.5

RAM 01

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Brabham BT53

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

ATS D7

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Ligier JS23

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

Williams FW09

Honda RA163E V6 t 1.5

Tyrrell 012

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Lotus 95T

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

Spirit 101

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Toleman TG183B

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Alfa Romeo 184T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

RAM 02

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Arrows A6

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Osella FA1F

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/2

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Renault RE50

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5