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1983 Grand Prix of Austria


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Formula One race number 11 of 15
Sunday, August 14, 1983 at Osterreichring, Knittelfeld, Austria
53 laps on a 5.942 kilometer road course (314.9 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:24:32.75
Average Speed: 223.51 kph
Pole Time: 89.871 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 6.835 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1983 Formula One results   /   1983 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 515   Alain Prost Equipe Renault ElfRenault RE40 / Renault-Gordini EF1531:24:32.7456
2 228   Rene Arnoux Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 126C3 / Ferrari 02153+6.83516
3 45   Nelson Piquet Fila SportBrabham BT52B / BMW M1253+27.65910
4 816   Eddie Cheever, Jr. Equipe Renault ElfRenault RE40 / Renault-Gordini EF153+28.3950
5 312   Nigel Mansell John Player Team LotusLotus 94T / Renault-Gordini EF152+1 lap0
6148   Niki Lauda Marlboro McLaren InternationalMcLaren MP4-1C / Ford Cosworth DFV51+2 laps0
72025   Jean-Pierre Jarier Equipe Ligier GitanesLigier JS21 / Ford Cosworth DFV51+2 laps0
8151   Keke Rosberg TAG WilliamsWilliams FW08C / Ford Cosworth DFV51+2 laps0
9177   John Watson Marlboro McLaren InternationalMcLaren MP4-1C / Ford Cosworth DFV51+2 laps0
102631   Corrado Fabi Osella Squadra CorseOsella FA1E / Alfa Romeo 126050+3 laps0
112532   Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella Squadra CorseOsella FA1E / Alfa Romeo 126049+4 laps0
121640   Stefan Johansson Spirit RacingSpirit 201C / Honda RA163E48+5 laps0
131930   Thierry Boutsen Arrows Racing TeamArrows A6 / Ford Cosworth DFV48+5 laps0
ret139   Manfred Winkelhock Team ATSATS D6 / BMW M1233water leak0
ret1122   Andrea de Cesaris Marlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 183T / Alfa Romeo 890T31out of fuel0
ret 127   Patrick Tambay Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 126C3 / Ferrari 02130ignition21
ret 66   Riccardo Patrese Fila SportBrabham BT52B / BMW M1229engine0
ret2133   Roberto Guerrero Theodore Racing TeamTheodore N183 / Ford Cosworth DFV25gearbox0
ret242   Jacques Laffite TAG WilliamsWilliams FW08C / Ford Cosworth DFV21vibration0
ret 923   Mauro Baldi Marlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 183T / Alfa Romeo 890T13oil leak0
ret183   Michele Alboreto Benetton Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 011 / Ford Cosworth DFY8crash0
ret1035   Derek Warwick Candy Toleman MotorsportToleman TG183B / Hart 415T2turbo0
ret 736   Bruno Giacomelli Candy Toleman MotorsportToleman TG183B / Hart 415T1radiator0
ret1211   Elio de Angelis John Player Team LotusLotus 94T / Renault-Gordini EF10crash0
ret2229   Marc Surer Arrows Racing TeamArrows A6 / Ford Cosworth DFV0crash0
ret234   Danny Sullivan Benetton Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 011 / Ford Cosworth DFY0crash0

Fastest Lap: 227.660 kph by Alain Prost

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
27Raul Boesel26Equipe Ligier Gitanes
28Johnny Cecotto34Theodore Racing Team
29Kenny Acheson17RAM Automotive Team March

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Patrick Tambay12121
  Rene Arnoux22276
  Nelson Piquet283710
  Rene Arnoux384710
  Alain Prost48536

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Alain Prost 51    
2   Nelson Piquet 37   -14  
3   Rene Arnoux 34   -17  
4   Patrick Tambay 31   -20  
5   Keke Rosberg 25   -26  
6   John Watson 18   -33  
7   Eddie Cheever, Jr. 17   -34  
8   Niki Lauda 12   -39  
9   Jacques Laffite 11   -40  
10   Michele Alboreto 9   -42  
11   Nigel Mansell 6   -45  
12   Andrea de Cesaris 6   -45  
13   Riccardo Patrese 4   -47  
14   Marc Surer 4   -47  
15   Danny Sullivan 2   -49  
16   Johnny Cecotto 1   -50  
17   Mauro Baldi 1   -50