1988 Brazil Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Jacarepagua circuit. Full information

1988 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1988 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1988 Brazil Grand Prix

1988 Brazil Grand Prix is 453rd Formula 1 race. Passed at the Jacarepagua circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position, Alain Prost won this race. This was his 29th victory. Gerhard Berger and Nelson Piquet also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 60 laps (302 km).

Previous race: 1987 Australia Grand Prix
Next race: 1988 San Marino Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1988 Brazil Grand Prix

56th victory for the McLaren team
29th victory for the Alain Prost
56th podium for the Alain Prost
6th podium for the Gerhard Berger
51st podium for the Nelson Piquet

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1988 Brazil Grand Prix

Alain Prost - Winner of the 1988 Brazil Grand Prix

1988 Brazil Grand Prix

1988 Brazil Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Brazil Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Brazil Grand Prix winner

1988 Brazil Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alain Prost 9.00  1h 36m 06.857s  ( 188.438 km/h ) 60 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Gerhard Berger 6.00  1h 36m 16.730s  ( +09.873s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Nelson Piquet 4.00  1h 37m 15.438s  ( +1m 08.581s ) 60 Camel Team Lotus Honda
4 Derek Warwick 3.00  1h 37m 20.205s  ( +1m 13.348s ) 60 USF&G Arrows Megatron
5 Michele Alboreto 2.00  1h 37m 21.413s  ( +1m 14.556s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Satoru Nakajima 1.00   59 Camel Team Lotus Honda
7 Thierry Boutsen 0   59 Benetton Formula Ltd
8 Eddie Cheever 0   59 USF&G Arrows Megatron
9 Stefan Johansson 0   57 Ligier Loto
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Engine 53 Rial Racing
ab Jonathan Palmer 0  Transmission 47 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Luis Perez-Sala 0  Wing 46 Lois Minardi Team
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Suspension 40 Larrousse & Calmels F1
ab Philippe Streiff 0  Spin 35 AGS Racing
ab Gabriele Tarquini 0  Suspension 35 Coloni SpA
ab Yannick Dalmas 0  Electronics 32 Larrousse & Calmels F1
dsq Ayrton Senna 0  Changed car 31 Honda Marlboro McLaren
ab René Arnoux 0  Clutch 23 Ligier Loto
ab Stefano Modena 0  Fuel pump 20 Eurobrun Racing
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Engine 18 Canon Williams Team
ab Alessandro Nannini 0  Overheating 7 Benetton Formula Ltd
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Overheating 6 Canon Williams Team
ab Ivan Capelli 0  Oil pressure 6 Leyton House March Racing Team
ab Adrian Campos 0  Wing 5 Lois Minardi Team
nq Julian Bailey 0     Tyrrell Racing Organisation
nq Piercarlo Ghinzani 0     West Zakspeed Racing
nq Bernd Schneider 0     West Zakspeed Racing
ab Mauricio Gugelmin 0  Transmission 0 Leyton House March Racing Team
nq Nicola Larini 0     Osella Squadra Corse
np Oscar Larrauri 0  Electrics tf Eurobrun Racing
npq Alex Caffi 0     BMS Scuderia Italia

Qualifying Results for the 1988 Brazil Grand Prix on the Jacarepagua circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna 1'28''096 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Nigel Mansell 1'28''632 Canon Williams Team
3 Alain Prost 1'28''782 Honda Marlboro McLaren
4 Gerhard Berger 1'29''026 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Nelson Piquet 1'30''087 Camel Team Lotus Honda
6 Michele Alboreto 1'30''114 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
7 Thierry Boutsen 1'30''140 Benetton Formula Ltd
8 Riccardo Patrese 1'30''439 Canon Williams Team
9 Ivan Capelli 1'30''929 Leyton House March Racing Team
10 Satoru Nakajima 1'31''280 Camel Team Lotus Honda
11 Derek Warwick 1'31''723 USF&G Arrows Megatron
12 Alessandro Nannini 1'31''772 Benetton Formula Ltd
13 Mauricio Gugelmin 1'31''833 Leyton House March Racing Team
14 Andrea De Cesaris 1'32''275 Rial Racing
15 Eddie Cheever 1'32''843 USF&G Arrows Megatron
16 Philippe Alliot 1'32''933 Larrousse & Calmels F1
17 Yannick Dalmas 1'33''408 Larrousse & Calmels F1
18 René Arnoux 1'34''474 Ligier Loto
19 Philippe Streiff 1'34''481 AGS Racing
20 Luis Perez-Sala 1'34''532 Lois Minardi Team
21 Stefan Johansson 1'34''579 Ligier Loto
22 Jonathan Palmer 1'34''686 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
23 Adrian Campos 1'34''886 Lois Minardi Team
24 Stefano Modena 1'34''910 Eurobrun Racing
25 Gabriele Tarquini 1'35''407 Coloni SpA
26 Oscar Larrauri 1'35''711 Eurobrun Racing
27 Julian Bailey 1'36''137 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
28 Piercarlo Ghinzani 1'37''621 West Zakspeed Racing
29 Nicola Larini 1'38''371 Osella Squadra Corse
30 Bernd Schneider 1'38''614 West Zakspeed Racing
31 Alex Caffi 1'46''442 BMS Scuderia Italia

List of all cars for the 1988 Brazil Grand Prix on the Jacarepagua circuit

Williams FW12

Judd CV V8 3.5

Coloni FC188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Ferrari F187/88C

Ferrari 033E V6 t 1.5

Rial ARC1

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

March 881

Judd CV V8 3.5

Zakspeed 881

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Lotus 100T

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

Osella FA1I

Osella 890T V8 t 1.5

Lola LC88

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Minardi M188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Arrows A10B

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/4

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

Tyrrell 017

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Dallara 3087

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Eurobrun ER188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Ligier JS31

Judd CV V8 3.5

Benetton B188

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

AGS JH23

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5