1981 Spa F2 in Formula 2 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1981 Spa F2

1981 Spa F2 is 175th Formula 2 race. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Thierry Boutsen won the pole position, Geoff Lees won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Thierry Boutsen and Eje Elgh also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 30 laps (208 km).

Previous race: 1981 Mediterranean Grand Prix
Next race: 1981 Donington F2

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1981 Spa F2

3rd victory for the Ralt Racing team
2nd victory for the Geoff Lees
3rd podium for the Geoff Lees
5th podium for the Thierry Boutsen
7th podium for the Eje Elgh

1981 Spa F2 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Geoff Lees Ralt RH6/81, #14 9 1h 10m 2.68s 0 Ralt Racing
2 Thierry Boutsen March 812, #4 6 1h 10m 11.65s 0 Marlboro Racing for Zolder
3 Eje Elgh Maurer MM81, #16 4 1h 10m 47.18s 0 Maurer Motorsport
4 Corrado Fabi March 812, #3 3 1h 10m 48.95s 0 Roloil Marlboro Racing Team
5 Manfred Winkelhock Maurer MM81, #60 2 1h 10m 57.46s 0 Maurer Motorsport
6 Jim Crawford Toleman TG280, #77 1 1h 11m 19.35s 0 Plygrange Racing
7 Piero Necchi March 812, #19 0 1h 11m 36.78s 0 Team Merzario
8 Michele Alboreto Minardi FLY281, #10 0 1h 11m 42.76s 0 Minardi Team
9 Ray Mallock Ralt RT4, #36 0 29 laps 0 Cliff Smith Racing
10 Paul Smith March 802, #40 0 29 laps 0 BMTR
11 Sewi Hopfer Toleman TG280, #27 0 29 laps 0 Sewi Hopfer Racing
12 Gianfranco March 812, #20 0 29 laps 0 Team Merzario
13 Huub Rothengatter March 802, #24 0 29 laps 0 Lista Racing Team
14 Stefan Johansson Toleman T850, #1 0 28 laps 0 Docking Spitzley Team Toleman
15 Riccardo Paletti March 812, #7 0 27 laps Engine 0 Onyx Race Engineering
16 Richard Dallest AGS JH18, #8 0 27 laps Mechanical 0 Ecurie Motul Nogaro
17 Guido Dacco Minardi GM75, #28 0 27 laps 0 Guido Dacco
18 Harald Brutschin March 802, #38 0 27 laps Clutch 0 Weigel Renntecnik
0 Jo Gartner Toleman TG280, #30 0 25 laps Suspension 0 Jo Gartner Racing
0 Johnny Cecotto March 812, #23 0 24 laps Electrics 0 Marcus Hotz Racing
0 Marco Brand Merzario M1, #21 0 23 laps Oil leak 0 Team Merzario
0 Patrick Gaillard March 802, #37 0 19 laps Retired 0 Weigel Renntecnik
0 Ricardo Londono-Bridge Toleman TG280, #44 0 15 laps Flywheel 0 Docking Spitzley Team Toleman
0 Fredy Schnarwiler Toleman T850, #18 0 12 laps Suspension 0 Formel Rennsport Club
0 Roberto Guerrero Maurer MM81, #17 0 11 laps Fuel pump 0 Maurer Motorsport
0 Guido Pardini Toleman T850, #11 0 6 laps Engine 0 Sanremo Racing
0 Mike Thackwell Ralt RH6/81, #15 0 3 laps Accident 0 Ralt Racing
0 Carlo Rossi Toleman TG280, #12 0 2 laps Accident 0 Sanremo Racing
0 Christian Danner March 812, #5 0 1 laps Accident damage 0 March Engineering
0 Herve Regout Ralt RT2, #34 0 0 laps Accident 0 DVF Schafer Racing
0 John Nielsen March 792, #39 0 0 Weigel Renntecnik
0 Roy Baker March 802, #33 0 0 laps Fuel pump 0 Roy Baker

Qualifying Results for the 1981 Spa F2 on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Thierry Boutsen March 812, #4 2m 15.39s Marlboro Racing for Zolder
2 Geoff Lees Ralt RH6/81, #14 2m 15.53s Ralt Racing
3 Jo Gartner Toleman TG280, #30 2m 15.64s Jo Gartner Racing
4 Mike Thackwell Ralt RH6/81, #15 2m 15.76s Ralt Racing
5 Richard Dallest AGS JH18, #8 2m 16.07s Ecurie Motul Nogaro
6 Eje Elgh Maurer MM81, #16 2m 16.21s Maurer Motorsport
7 Roberto Guerrero Maurer MM81, #17 2m 16.52s Maurer Motorsport
8 Corrado Fabi March 812, #3 2m 16.57s Roloil Marlboro Racing Team
9 Michele Alboreto Minardi FLY281, #10 2m 16.62s Minardi Team
10 Jim Crawford Toleman TG280, #77 2m 16.63s Plygrange Racing
11 Manfred Winkelhock Maurer MM81, #60 2m 16.79s Maurer Motorsport
12 Christian Danner March 812, #5 2m 17.25s March Engineering
13 Johnny Cecotto March 812, #23 2m 17.53s Marcus Hotz Racing
14 Piero Necchi March 812, #19 2m 17.62s Team Merzario
15 Carlo Rossi Toleman TG280, #12 2m 17.68s Sanremo Racing
16 Huub Rothengatter March 802, #24 2m 17.77s Lista Racing Team
17 Riccardo Paletti March 812, #7 2m 17.98s Onyx Race Engineering
18 Guido Pardini Toleman T850, #11 2m 17.99s Sanremo Racing
19 Stefan Johansson Toleman T850, #1 2m 18.02s Docking Spitzley Team Toleman
20 Sewi Hopfer Toleman TG280, #27 2m 19.48s Sewi Hopfer Racing
21 Fredy Schnarwiler Toleman T850, #18 2m 20.05s Formel Rennsport Club
22 Ray Mallock Ralt RT4, #36 2m 20.06s Cliff Smith Racing
23 Ricardo Londono-Bridge Toleman TG280, #44 2m 20.16s Docking Spitzley Team Toleman
24 Gianfranco March 812, #20 2m 21.32s Team Merzario
25 Paul Smith March 802, #40 2m 21.59s BMTR
26 Herve Regout Ralt RT2, #34 2m 23.38s DVF Schafer Racing
27 Patrick Gaillard March 802, #37 2m 23.85s Weigel Renntecnik
28 John Nielsen March 792, #39 2m 24.48s Weigel Renntecnik
29 Harald Brutschin March 802, #38 2m 25.61s Weigel Renntecnik
30 Guido Dacco Minardi GM75, #28 2m 25.63s Guido Dacco
31 Marco Brand Merzario M1, #21 2m 26.66s Team Merzario
32 Roy Baker March 802, #33 2m 34.64s Roy Baker

List of all cars for the 1981 Spa F2 on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Ralt RT4

Hart