Formula 1 1981 Italian Grand Prix

data

1981-09-13
13
Autodromo Nazionale di Monza
Alain Prost
René Arnoux

The 1981 Italian Grand Prix was won by Alain Prost of Renault.
Despite being on pole position in Italy, René Arnoux could not convert this into a win.
Arnoux was forced to retire in lap 12 due to: Spun off.

The race in Italy was round 13 of 15 of the 1981 season.

 

results

# driver constructor laps time points
1 52 1:26:36.897 9
2 52 +22.175 6
3 52 +50.587 4
4 52 +1:32.902 3
5 52 +1:34.522 2
6 51 Engine 1
7 51 Puncture 0
8 50 +2 Laps 0
9 50 +2 Laps 0
10 49 +3 Laps 0
40 Engine 0
36 Gearbox 0
22 Puncture 0
21 Suspension 0
19 Accident 0
18 Gearbox 0
17 Accident 0
13 Spun off 0
12 Spun off 0
11 Puncture 0
11 Spun off 0
10 Spun off 0
5 Engine 0
1 Electrical 0
0 Did not qualify 0
0 Did not qualify 0
0 Did not qualify 0
0 Did not qualify 0
0 Did not qualify 0
0 Did not qualify 0

grid

# driver constructor time
1 René Arnoux Renault
2 Carlos Reutemann Williams
3 Alain Prost Renault
4 Jacques Laffite Ligier
5 Alan Jones Williams
6 Nelson Piquet Brabham
7 John Watson McLaren
8 Didier Pironi Ferrari
9 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari
10 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo
11 Elio de Angelis Team Lotus
12 Nigel Mansell Team Lotus
13 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo
14 Hector Rebaque Brabham
15 Patrick Tambay Ligier
16 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren
17 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell
18 Jean-Pierre Jarier Osella
19 Derek Daly March
20 Riccardo Patrese Arrows
21 Slim Borgudd ATS
22 Michele Alboreto Tyrrell
23 Brian Henton Toleman
24 Eliseo Salazar Ensign

1981 Italian Grand Prix

The 1981 Italian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Monza on 13 September 1981.

Formula One returned to the Monza circuit after a year's absence; the year previous's Italian Grand Prix had been held at the Imola circuit.

Coming into Italy, both Nelson Piquet and Carlos Reutemann were tied on points in the Drivers' Championship; Reutemann would eventually leave with the lead. Alain Prost was also becoming a challenger for the world title, having been challenging both leaders in the recent races.

The race would be known for the first time a Toleman-Hart qualified and finished in a race with Brian Henton qualifying the car in 23rd place.


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