1987 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Le Castellet circuit. Full information

1987 France Grand Prix poster

1987 France Grand Prix poster

1987 France Grand Prix

1987 France Grand Prix is 442nd Formula 1 race. Passed at the Le Castellet circuit. Nigel Mansell won the pole position and this race. This was his 9th victory. Nelson Piquet and Alain Prost also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 80 laps (305 km).

Previous race: 1987 USA Grand Prix
Next race: 1987 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1987 France Grand Prix

33rd victory for the Williams team
9th victory for the Nigel Mansell
19th podium for the Nigel Mansell
43rd podium for the Nelson Piquet
52nd podium for the Alain Prost

Nigel Mansell - Winner of the 1987 France Grand Prix

Nigel Mansell - Winner of the 1987 France Grand Prix

1987 France Grand Prix

1987 France Grand Prix

Williams FW11B - 1987 France Grand Prix winner

Williams FW11B - 1987 France Grand Prix winner

1987 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Nigel Mansell 9.00  1h 37m 03.839s  ( 188.560 km/h ) 80 Canon Williams Honda Team
2 Nelson Piquet 6.00  1h 37m 11.550s  ( +07.711s ) 80 Canon Williams Honda Team
3 Alain Prost 4.00  1h 37m 59.094s  ( +55.255s ) 80 Marlboro McLaren International
4 Ayrton Senna 3.00   79 Camel Team Lotus Honda
5 Teo Fabi 2.00   77 Benetton Formula Ltd
6 Philippe Streiff 1.00   76 Data General Team Tyrrell
7 Jonathan Palmer 0   76 Data General Team Tyrrell
8 Stefan Johansson 0  Alternator 74 Marlboro McLaren International
9 Pascal Fabre 0   74 Team El Charro AGS
nc Satoru Nakajima 0   71 Camel Team Lotus Honda
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Suspension 71 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Michele Alboreto 0  Engine 64 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Derek Warwick 0  Turbo 62 USF&G Arrows Megatron
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Cardan 57 Larrousse & Calmels F1
ab Ivan Capelli 0  Engine 52 Leyton House March Racing Team
ab Adrian Campos 0  Turbo 52 Minardi F1 Team
ab René Arnoux 0  Exhaust 33 Ligier Loto
ab Thierry Boutsen 0  Distributor 31 Benetton Formula Ltd
ab Christian Danner 0  Overheating 26 West Zakspeed Racing
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Engine 24 Ligier Loto
ab Alessandro Nannini 0  Engine 23 Minardi F1 Team
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Differential 19 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Martin Brundle 0  Wheel lost 18 West Zakspeed Racing
ab Alex Caffi 0  Gearbox 11 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Turbo 2 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Ignition 0 USF&G Arrows Megatron

List of all cars for the 1987 France Grand Prix on the Le Castellet circuit

Lola LC87

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Minardi M187

Motori Moderni 615-90 V6 t 1.5

Arrows A10

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Lotus 99T

Honda RA166E V6 t 1.5

Williams FW11B

Honda RA167E V6 t 1.5

Ligier JS29C

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Benetton B187

Ford Cosworth GBA V6 t 1.5

AGS JH22

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Brabham BT56

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/3

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Ferrari F187

Ferrari 033D V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1I

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

March 871

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Zakspeed 871

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Tyrrell DG016

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5