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29 Mar 1981

1981 Brazilian Grand Prix

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts
1 2 Carlos Reutemann Williams-Ford 62 2:00'23.66 2 9
2 1 Alan Jones Williams-Ford 62 + 4.44 3 6
3 29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows-Ford 62 + 1'03.08 4 4
4 14 Marc Surer Ensign-Ford 62 + 1'17.03 18 3
5 11 Elio de Angelis Lotus-Ford 62 + 1'26.42 10 2
6 26 Jacques Laffite Ligier-Matra 62 + 1'26.83 16 1
7 25 Jean Pierre Jarier Ligier-Matra 62 + 1'30.25 23
8 7 John Watson McLaren-Ford 61 + 1 Lap 15
9 20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi-Ford 61 + 1 Lap 12
10 33 Patrick Tambay Theodore-Ford 61 + 1 Lap 19
11 12 Nigel Mansell Lotus-Ford 61 + 1 Lap 13
12 5 Nelson Piquet Brabham-Ford 60 + 2 Laps 1
13 4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell-Ford 57 + 5 Laps 24
NC 3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell-Ford 49 + 13 Laps 14
NC 23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 40 + 22 Laps 6
Ret 27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 25 Turbo 7
Ret 6 Hector Rebaque Brabham-Ford 22 Spun Off 11
Ret 15 Alain Prost Renault 20 Collision 5
Ret 20 Siegfried Stohr Arrows-Ford 20 Accident 21
Ret 28 Didier Pironi Ferrari 19 Collision 17
Ret 8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren-Ford 9 Engine 20
Ret 16 Rene Arnoux Renault 0 Collision 8
Ret 22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 0 Collision 9
Ret 21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi-Ford 0 Collision 22
DNQ 9 Jan Lammers ATS-Ford
DNQ 32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella-Ford
DNQ 31 Miguel Angel Guerra Osella-Ford
DNQ 18 Eliseo Salazar March-Ford
DNQ 14 Ricardo Londono Ensign-Ford
DNQ 17 Derek Daly March-Ford

Fastest Lap: Marc Surer 1'54.302

1981 Brazilian Grand Prix