1988 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1988 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1988 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1988 Belgium Grand Prix

1988 Belgium Grand Prix is 463rd Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position and this race. This was his 13th victory. Alain Prost and Ivan Capelli also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 43 laps (298 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1988 Hungary Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1988 Italy Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1988 Belgium Grand Prix

66th victory for the McLaren team
13th victory for the Ayrton Senna
34th podium for the Ayrton Senna
65th podium for the Alain Prost
1st podium for the Ivan Capelli

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1988 Belgium Grand Prix

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1988 Belgium Grand Prix

1988 Belgium Grand Prix

1988 Belgium Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Belgium Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1988 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Ayrton Senna 9.00  1h 28m 00.549s  ( 203.447 km/h ) 43 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Alain Prost 6.00  1h 28m 31.019s  ( +30.470s ) 43 Honda Marlboro McLaren
3 Ivan Capelli 4.00  1h 29m 16.317s  ( +1m 15.768s ) 43 Leyton House March Racing Team
4 Nelson Piquet 3.00  1h 29m 24.177s  ( +1m 23.628s ) 43 Camel Team Lotus Honda
5 Derek Warwick 2.00  1h 29m 25.904s  ( +1m 25.355s ) 43 USF&G Arrows Megatron
6 Eddie Cheever 1.00   42 USF&G Arrows Megatron
7 Martin Brundle 0   42 Canon Williams Team
8 Alex Caffi 0   42 BMS Scuderia Italia
9 Philippe Alliot 0   42 Larrousse & Calmels F1
10 Philippe Streiff 0   42 AGS Racing
11 Stefan Johansson 0  Wheel bearing 39 Ligier Loto
12 Jonathan Palmer 0  Throttle 39 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
13 Bernd Schneider 0  Gearbox 38 West Zakspeed Racing
dsq Alessandro Nannini 0  fuel infringement 1h 29m 09.143s  ( +1m 08.594s ) 43 Benetton Formula Ltd
dsq Thierry Boutsen 0  fuel infringement 1h 29m 00.230s  ( +59.681s ) 43 Benetton Formula Ltd
nc Gabriele Tarquini 0   36 Coloni SpA
ab Michele Alboreto 0  Engine 35 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Engine 30 Canon Williams Team
ab Mauricio Gugelmin 0  Spin 29 Leyton House March Racing Team
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Oil leak 25 West Zakspeed Racing
ab Satoru Nakajima 0  Engine 22 Camel Team Lotus Honda
ab Nicola Larini 0  Fuel pump 14 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Electronics 11 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Yannick Dalmas 0  Engine 9 Larrousse & Calmels F1
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Collision 2 Rial Racing
ab René Arnoux 0  Collision 2 Ligier Loto
nq Julian Bailey 0     Tyrrell Racing Organisation
nq Pierluigi Martini 0     Lois Minardi Team
nq Luis Perez-Sala 0     Lois Minardi Team
npq Oscar Larrauri 0     Eurobrun Racing
nq Stefano Modena 0     Eurobrun Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1988 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna 1'53''718 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Alain Prost 1'54''128 Honda Marlboro McLaren
3 Gerhard Berger 1'54''581 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Michele Alboreto 1'55''665 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Riccardo Patrese 1'57''138 Canon Williams Team
6 Thierry Boutsen 1'57''455 Benetton Formula Ltd
7 Alessandro Nannini 1'57''535 Benetton Formula Ltd
8 Satoru Nakajima 1'57''616 Camel Team Lotus Honda
9 Nelson Piquet 1'57''821 Camel Team Lotus Honda
10 Derek Warwick 1'57''925 USF&G Arrows Megatron
11 Eddie Cheever 1'57''980 USF&G Arrows Megatron
12 Martin Brundle 1'58''206 Canon Williams Team
13 Mauricio Gugelmin 1'58''361 Leyton House March Racing Team
14 Ivan Capelli 1'59''439 Leyton House March Racing Team
15 Alex Caffi 1'59''776 BMS Scuderia Italia
16 Philippe Alliot 1'59''906 Larrousse & Calmels F1
17 René Arnoux 2'00''037 Ligier Loto
18 Philippe Streiff 2'00''410 AGS Racing
19 Andrea De Cesaris 2'00''521 Rial Racing
20 Stefan Johansson 2'00''857 Ligier Loto
21 Jonathan Palmer 2'01''078 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
22 Gabriele Tarquini 2'01''359 Coloni SpA
23 Yannick Dalmas 2'01''467 Larrousse & Calmels F1
24 Piercarlo Ghinzani 2'01''899 West Zakspeed Racing
25 Bernd Schneider 2'01''938 West Zakspeed Racing
26 Nicola Larini 2'02''029 Osella Squadra Corse
27 Luis Perez-Sala 2'02''129 Lois Minardi Team
28 Pierluigi Martini 2'02''314 Lois Minardi Team
29 Stefano Modena 2'02''322 Eurobrun Racing
30 Julian Bailey 2'02''519 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
31 Oscar Larrauri 2'04''208 Eurobrun Racing

List of all cars for the 1988 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Minardi M188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Eurobrun ER188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Zakspeed 881

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Arrows A10B

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Rial ARC1

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Lola LC88

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Williams FW12

Judd CV V8 3.5

March 881

Judd CV V8 3.5

Osella FA1L

Osella 890T V8 t 1.5

Ferrari F187/88C

Ferrari 033E V6 t 1.5

Coloni FC188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Tyrrell 017

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

AGS JH23

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Ligier JS31

Judd CV V8 3.5

Dallara 188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Lotus 100T

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/4

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

Benetton B188

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5