1981 South African Grand Prix

  • Saturday, February 7, 1981
  • Nashua Grand Prix of South Africa
Race Winner
Country
South Africa
Circuit
Laps
77
Pole
Fastest Lap
Reutemann, 1m 13.61s
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Carlos Reutemann

2

Albilad-Williams Racing Team

Williams FW07B-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 44m 54.03s

0

2

1

Nelson Piquet

5

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT49-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 45m 14.17s

0

3

2

Elio de Angelis

11

Team Essex Lotus

Lotus 81-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 46m 0.27s

0

4

Keke Rosberg

20

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F8C-Ford (Goodyear)

76 laps

0

5

10

John Watson

7

Marlboro McLaren International

McLaren M29F-Ford (Goodyear)

76 laps

0

6

Riccardo Patrese

29

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A3-Ford (Goodyear)

76 laps

0

7

5

Eddie Cheever

3

Tyrrell Racing Organisation

Tyrrell 010-Ford (Goodyear)

76 laps

0

8

1

Ricardo Zunino

6

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT49-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

0

9

4

Chico Serra

21

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F8C-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

0

10

2

Nigel Mansell

12

Team Essex Lotus

Lotus 81-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

0

11

6

Derek Daly

18

March Grand Prix

March 811-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

0

R

Marc Surer

14

Ensign Racing

Ensign N180B-Ford (Goodyear)

58 laps Electrics

0

R

Eliseo Salazar

17

March Grand Prix

March 811-Ford (Goodyear)

32 laps Gearbox

0

R

Andrea de Cesaris

8

Marlboro McLaren International

McLaren M29F-Ford (Goodyear)

54 laps Accident

0

R

Geoff Lees

33

Theodore Racing Team

Shadow DN12A-Ford (Goodyear)

11 laps Accident

0

R

Jan Lammers

9

Team ATS

ATS D4-Ford (Goodyear)

17 laps Brakes

0

R

Siegfried Stohr

30

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A3-Ford (Goodyear)

12 laps Engine

0

R

Desire Wilson

4

Tyrrell Racing Organisation

Tyrrell 010-Ford (Goodyear)

51 laps Accident

0

R

Alan Jones

1

Albilad-Williams Racing Team

Williams FW07B-Ford (Goodyear)

62 laps Skirt

0

Circuit - Kyalami

Country

South Africa

Location

Midrand, Gauteng

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.55 (Miles)

Record

Keke Rosberg (Williams FW10-Honda), 1m08.149, 134.705 mph, F1, 1985

First Race

1961 Kyalami F1

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