1987 Brazil Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Jacarepagua circuit. Full information

1987 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1987 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1987 Brazil Grand Prix

1987 Brazil Grand Prix is 437th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Jacarepagua circuit. Nigel Mansell won the pole position, Alain Prost won this race. This was his 26th victory. Nelson Piquet and Stefan Johansson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 61 laps (307 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1986 Australia Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1987 San Marino Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1987 Brazil Grand Prix

53rd victory for the McLaren team
26th victory for the Alain Prost
49th podium for the Alain Prost
40th podium for the Nelson Piquet
7th podium for the Stefan Johansson

1987 Brazil Grand Prix

1987 Brazil Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/3 - 1987 Brazil Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/3 - 1987 Brazil Grand Prix winner

1987 Brazil Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alain Prost 9.00  1h 39m 45.141s  ( 184.592 km/h ) 61 Marlboro McLaren International
2 Nelson Piquet 6.00  1h 40m 25.688s  ( +40.547s ) 61 Canon Williams Honda Team
3 Stefan Johansson 4.00  1h 40m 41.899s  ( +56.758s ) 61 Marlboro McLaren International
4 Gerhard Berger 3.00  1h 41m 24.376s  ( +1m 39.235s ) 61 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Thierry Boutsen 2.00   60 Benetton Formula Ltd
6 Nigel Mansell 1.00   60 Canon Williams Honda Team
7 Satoru Nakajima 0   59 Camel Team Lotus Honda
8 Michele Alboreto 0  Spin 58 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
9 Christian Danner 0   58 West Zakspeed Racing
10 Jonathan Palmer 0   58 Data General Team Tyrrell
11 Philippe Streiff 0   57 Data General Team Tyrrell
12 Pascal Fabre 0   55 Team El Charro AGS
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Overheating 52 USF&G Arrows Megatron
ab Ayrton Senna 0  Oil pressure 50 Camel Team Lotus Honda
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Battery 48 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Differential 21 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Derek Warwick 0  Valve 20 USF&G Arrows Megatron
ab Alex Caffi 0  Exhausted 20 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Alessandro Nannini 0  Wheel lost 17 Minardi F1 Team
ab Martin Brundle 0  Turbo 15 West Zakspeed Racing
ab Teo Fabi 0  Overheating 9 Benetton Formula Ltd
dsq Adrian Campos 0  Starting procedure 3 Minardi F1 Team
f Mauro Baldi 0  Fired   Motor Racing Developments Ltd
np Ivan Capelli 0  Engine   Leyton House March Racing Team
f René Arnoux 0  Engine unavailable   Ligier Loto
f Philippe Alliot 0  Car unavailable   Larrousse & Calmels F1

List of all cars for the 1987 Brazil Grand Prix on the Jacarepagua circuit

Lola LC87

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Brabham BT56

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Benetton B187

Ford Cosworth GBA V6 t 1.5

Ferrari F187

Ferrari 033D V6 t 1.5

Ligier JS29

Alfa Romeo 415T L4 t 1.5

Williams FW11B

Honda RA167E V6 t 1.5

Arrows A10

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Minardi M187

Motori Moderni 615-90 V6 t 1.5

March 87P

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Tyrrell DG016

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

AGS JH22

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Zakspeed 861

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/3

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Lotus 99T

Honda RA166E V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1I

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5