1984 USA East Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Detroit circuit. Full information

1984 USA East Grand Prix poster

1984 USA East Grand Prix poster

1984 USA East Grand Prix

1984 USA East Grand Prix is 396th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Detroit circuit. Nelson Piquet won the pole position and this race. This was his 12th victory. Elio De Angelis and Teo Fabi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 63 laps (253 km).

Previous race: 1984 Canada Grand Prix
Next race: 1984 USA Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1984 USA East Grand Prix

34th victory for the Brabham team
12th victory for the Nelson Piquet
25th podium for the Nelson Piquet
5th podium for the Elio De Angelis
1st podium for the Teo Fabi

1984 USA East Grand Prix

1984 USA East Grand Prix

Brabham BT53 - 1984 USA East Grand Prix winner

Brabham BT53 #1 - 1984 USA East Grand Prix winner

1984 USA East Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Nelson Piquet Brabham BT53, #1 9.00  1h 55m 41.842s  ( 131.437 km/h ) 63 MRD International
2 Elio De Angelis Lotus 95T, #11 6.00  1h 56m 14.480s  ( +32.638s ) 63 John Player Team Lotus
3 Teo Fabi Brabham BT53, #2 4.00  1h 57m 08.370s  ( +1m 26.528s ) 63 MRD International
4 Alain Prost McLaren MP4/2, #7 3.00  1h 57m 37.100s  ( +1m 55.258s ) 63 Marlboro McLaren International
5 Jacques Laffite Williams FW09, #5 2.00   62 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
dsq Martin Brundle Tyrrell 012, #3 0  1h 55m 42.679s  ( +00.837s ) 63 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Michele Alboreto Ferrari 126C4, #27 0  Engine 49 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Keke Rosberg Williams FW09, #6 0  Exhaust 47 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
ab Derek Warwick Renault RE50, #16 0  Gearbox 40 Equipe Renault Elf
dsq Stefan Bellof Tyrrell 012, #4 0  Accident 33 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/2, #8 0  Electronics 33 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Philippe Alliot RAM 02, #9 0  Accident 33 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Patrick Tambay Renault RE50, #15 0  Transmission 33 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Nigel Mansell Lotus 95T, #12 0  Gearbox 27 John Player Team Lotus
ab Thierry Boutsen Arrows A7, #18 0  Engine 27 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
ab Andrea De Cesaris Ligier JS23, #26 0  Overheating 24 Ligier Loto
ab Johnny Cecotto Toleman TG184, #20 0  Clutch 23 Toleman Group Motorsport
ab Ayrton Senna Toleman TG184, #19 0  Accident 21 Toleman Group Motorsport
ab Eddie Cheever Alfa Romeo 184T, #23 0  Engine 21 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
ab Riccardo Patrese Alfa Romeo 184T, #22 0  Spin 20 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella FA1F, #24 0  Collision 3 Osella Squadra Corse
ab François Hesnault Ligier JS23, #25 0  Collision 3 Ligier Loto
ab Jonathan Palmer RAM 02, #10 0  Tyre 2 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab René Arnoux Ferrari 126C4, #28 0  Accident 2 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Manfred Winkelhock ATS D7, #14 0  Engine 0 Team ATS
ab Marc Surer Arrows A6, #17 0  Collision 0 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
nq Huub Rothengatter Spirit 101, #21 0     Spirit Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1984 USA East Grand Prix on the Detroit circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Nelson Piquet Brabham BT53, #1 1'40''980 MRD International
2 Alain Prost McLaren MP4/2, #7 1'41''640 Marlboro McLaren International
3 Nigel Mansell Lotus 95T, #12 1'42''172 John Player Team Lotus
4 Michele Alboreto Ferrari 126C4, #27 1'42''246 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Elio De Angelis Lotus 95T, #11 1'42''434 John Player Team Lotus
6 Derek Warwick Renault RE50, #16 1'42''637 Equipe Renault Elf
7 Ayrton Senna Toleman TG184, #19 1'42''651 Toleman Group Motorsport
8 Eddie Cheever Alfa Romeo 184T, #23 1'43''065 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
9 Patrick Tambay Renault RE50, #15 1'43''289 Equipe Renault Elf
10 Niki Lauda McLaren MP4/2, #8 1'43''484 Marlboro McLaren International
11 Martin Brundle Tyrrell 012, #3 1'43''754 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
12 Andrea De Cesaris Ligier JS23, #26 1'43''998 Ligier Loto
13 Thierry Boutsen Arrows A7, #18 1'44''063 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
14 Manfred Winkelhock ATS D7, #14 1'44''228 Team ATS
15 René Arnoux Ferrari 126C4, #28 1'44''748 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
16 Stefan Bellof Tyrrell 012, #4 1'44''940 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
17 Johnny Cecotto Toleman TG184, #20 1'45''231 Toleman Group Motorsport
18 François Hesnault Ligier JS23, #25 1'45''419 Ligier Loto
19 Jacques Laffite Williams FW09, #5 1'46''225 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
20 Philippe Alliot RAM 02, #9 1'46''333 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
21 Keke Rosberg Williams FW09, #6 1'46''495 Williams Grand Prix Engineering
22 Marc Surer Arrows A6, #17 1'46''626 Barclay Nordica Arrows BMW
23 Teo Fabi Brabham BT53, #2 1'47''335 MRD International
24 Jonathan Palmer RAM 02, #10 1'47''743 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
25 Riccardo Patrese Alfa Romeo 184T, #22 1'47''974 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
26 Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella FA1F, #24 1'48''865 Osella Squadra Corse
27 Huub Rothengatter Spirit 101, #21 1'49''955 Spirit Racing

List of all cars for the 1984 USA East Grand Prix on the Detroit circuit

Tyrrell 012

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Spirit 101

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 126C4

Ferrari 031 V6 t 1.5

Arrows A7

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Lotus 95T

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

Brabham BT53

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Osella FA1F

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Arrows A6

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Toleman TG184

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

ATS D7

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/2

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Alfa Romeo 184T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Williams FW09

Honda RA163E V6 t 1.5

Ligier JS23

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

Renault RE50

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

RAM 02

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5