1990 Japan Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Suzuka circuit. Full information

1990 Japan Grand Prix poster

1990 Japan Grand Prix poster

1990 Japan Grand Prix

1990 Japan Grand Prix is 499th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Suzuka circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position, Nelson Piquet won this race. This was his 21st victory. Roberto Moreno and Aguri Suzuki also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 53 laps (311 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1990 Spain Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1990 Australia Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1990 Japan Grand Prix

3rd victory for the Benetton team
21st victory for the Nelson Piquet
56th podium for the Nelson Piquet
1st podium for the Roberto Moreno
1st podium for the Aguri Suzuki

Nelson Piquet - Winner of the 1990 Japan Grand Prix

Nelson Piquet - Winner of the 1990 Japan Grand Prix

1990 Japan Grand Prix

1990 Japan Grand Prix

Benetton B190 - 1990 Japan Grand Prix winner

Benetton B190 - 1990 Japan Grand Prix winner

1990 Japan Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Nelson Piquet 9.00  1h 34m 36.824s  ( 196.923 km/h ) 53 Benetton Formula Ltd
2 Roberto Moreno 6.00  1h 34m 44.047s  ( +07.223s ) 53 Benetton Formula Ltd
3 Aguri Suzuki 4.00  1h 34m 59.293s  ( +22.469s ) 53 Espo Larrousse F1
4 Riccardo Patrese 3.00  1h 35m 13.082s  ( +36.258s ) 53 Canon Williams Team
5 Thierry Boutsen 2.00  1h 35m 23.708s  ( +46.884s ) 53 Canon Williams Team
6 Satoru Nakajima 1.00  1h 35m 49.174s  ( +1m 12.350s ) 53 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
7 Nicola Larini 0   52 Ligier Gitanes
8 Pierluigi Martini 0   52 SCM Minardi Team
9 Alex Caffi 0   52 Footwork Arrows Racing
10 Philippe Alliot 0   52 Ligier Gitanes
ab Derek Warwick 0  Gearbox 38 Camel Team Lotus
ab Johnny Herbert 0  Engine 31 Camel Team Lotus
ab Michele Alboreto 0  Engine 28 Footwork Arrows Racing
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Drive shaft 26 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
ab Emanuele Pirro 0  Alternator 24 BMS Scuderia Italia
ab Eric Bernard 0  Oil leak 24 Espo Larrousse F1
ab Gianni Morbidelli 0  Spin 18 SCM Minardi Team
ab Ivan Capelli 0  Engine 16 Leyton House Racing
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Spin 13 BMS Scuderia Italia
ab Mauricio Gugelmin 0  Engine 5 Leyton House Racing
ab David Brabham 0  Clutch 2 Motor Racing Developments
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Spin 1 Honda Marlboro McLaren
ab Alain Prost 0  Collision 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
np Jean Alesi 0  Driver unfit   Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Stefano Modena 0  Collision 0 Motor Racing Developments
nq Olivier Grouillard 0     Fondmetal Osella
nq Gabriele Tarquini 0     AGS Racing
nq Yannick Dalmas 0     AGS Racing
ab Ayrton Senna 0  Collision 0 Honda Marlboro McLaren
nq Bertrand Gachot 0     Coloni Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1990 Japan Grand Prix on the Suzuka circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna 1'36''996 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Alain Prost 1'37''228 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
3 Nigel Mansell 1'37''719 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
4 Gerhard Berger 1'38''118 Honda Marlboro McLaren
5 Thierry Boutsen 1'39''324 Canon Williams Team
6 Nelson Piquet 1'40''049 Benetton Formula Ltd
7 Jean Alesi 1'40''052 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
8 Riccardo Patrese 1'40''355 Canon Williams Team
9 Roberto Moreno 1'40''579 Benetton Formula Ltd
10 Aguri Suzuki 1'40''888 Espo Larrousse F1
11 Pierluigi Martini 1'40''899 SCM Minardi Team
12 Derek Warwick 1'41''024 Camel Team Lotus
13 Ivan Capelli 1'41''033 Leyton House Racing
14 Satoru Nakajima 1'41''078 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
15 Johnny Herbert 1'41''558 Camel Team Lotus
16 Mauricio Gugelmin 1'41''698 Leyton House Racing
17 Eric Bernard 1'41''709 Espo Larrousse F1
18 Nicola Larini 1'42''339 Ligier Gitanes
19 Emanuele Pirro 1'42''361 BMS Scuderia Italia
20 Gianni Morbidelli 1'42''364 SCM Minardi Team
21 Philippe Alliot 1'42''593 Ligier Gitanes
22 Stefano Modena 1'42''617 Motor Racing Developments
23 David Brabham 1'43''156 Motor Racing Developments
24 Alex Caffi 1'43''270 Footwork Arrows Racing
25 Michele Alboreto 1'43''304 Footwork Arrows Racing
26 Andrea De Cesaris 1'43''601 BMS Scuderia Italia
27 Olivier Grouillard 1'43''782 Fondmetal Osella
28 Gabriele Tarquini 1'44''281 AGS Racing
29 Yannick Dalmas 1'44''410 AGS Racing
30 Bertrand Gachot 1'45''393 Coloni Racing

List of all cars for the 1990 Japan Grand Prix on the Suzuka circuit

Benetton B190

Ford Cosworth HB V8 3.5

McLaren MP4/5B

Honda RA100E V10 3.5

Tyrrell 019

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Lotus 102

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

Ligier JS33B

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Ferrari 641

Ferrari 036 V12 3.5

Arrows A11B

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

AGS JH25

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Minardi M190

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Coloni FC189C

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Brabham BT59

Judd EV V8 3.5

Leyton House CG901

Judd EV V8 3.5

Dallara 190

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Lola 90

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

Williams FW13B

Renault RS2 V10 3.5

Osella FA1M-E

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5