1986 Australia Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Adelaïde circuit. Full information

1986 Australia Grand Prix poster

1986 Australia Grand Prix poster

1986 Australia Grand Prix

1986 Australia Grand Prix is 436th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Adelaïde circuit. Nigel Mansell won the pole position, Alain Prost won this race. This was his 25th victory. Nelson Piquet and Stefan Johansson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 82 laps (310 km).

Previous race: 1986 Mexico Grand Prix
Next race: 1987 Brazil Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1986 Australia Grand Prix

52nd victory for the McLaren team
25th victory for the Alain Prost
48th podium for the Alain Prost
39th podium for the Nelson Piquet
6th podium for the Stefan Johansson

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1986 Australia Grand Prix

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1986 Australia Grand Prix

1986 Australia Grand Prix

1986 Australia Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/2C - 1986 Australia Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/2C - 1986 Australia Grand Prix winner

1986 Australia Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alain Prost 9.00  1h 54m 20.388s  ( 162.609 km/h ) 82 Marlboro McLaren International
2 Nelson Piquet 6.00  1h 54m 24.593s  ( +04.205s ) 82 Canon Williams Honda Team
3 Stefan Johansson 4.00   81 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Martin Brundle 3.00   81 Data General Team Tyrrell
5 Philippe Streiff 2.00  Out of fuel 80 Data General Team Tyrrell
6 Johnny Dumfries 1.00   80 John Player Special Team Lotus
7 René Arnoux 0   79 Equipe Ligier
8 Philippe Alliot 0   79 Equipe Ligier
9 Jonathan Palmer 0   77 West Zakspeed Racing
10 Teo Fabi 0   77 Benetton Formula Ltd
nc Patrick Tambay 0   70 Team Haas (USA) Ltd
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Tyre 63 Canon Williams Honda Team
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Engine 63 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Keke Rosberg 0  Tyre 62 Marlboro McLaren International
nc Allen Berg 0   61 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Derek Warwick 0  Brakes 57 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Christian Danner 0  Turbo 52 Barclay Arrows BMW
ab Thierry Boutsen 0  Throttle 50 Barclay Arrows BMW
ab Ayrton Senna 0  Engine 43 John Player Special Team Lotus
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Clutch 40 Benetton Formula Ltd
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Extinguisher 40 Minardi F1 Team
ab Huub Rothengatter 0  Suspension 29 West Zakspeed Racing
ab Alan Jones 0  Engine 16 Team Haas (USA) Ltd
ab Alessandro Nannini 0  Accident 10 Minardi F1 Team
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Transmission 2 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Michele Alboreto 0  Collision 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC

List of all cars for the 1986 Australia Grand Prix on the Adelaïde circuit

Lola THL2

Ford Cosworth GBA V6 t 1.5

Brabham BT55

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/2C

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Ligier JS27

Renault EF15 V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1F

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Arrows A8

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Lotus 98T

Renault EF15B V6 t 1.5

Tyrrell 015

Renault EF15 V6 t 1.5

Ferrari F186

Ferrari 032 V6 t 1.5

Minardi M186

Motori Moderni 615-90 V6 t 1.5

Benetton B186

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Zakspeed 861

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Williams FW11

Honda RA166E V6 t 1.5

Minardi M185B

Motori Moderni 615-90 V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1G

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5