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12 Apr 1981

1981 Argentine Grand Prix

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts
1 5 Nelson Piquet Brabham-Ford 53 1:34'32.74 1 9
2 2 Carlos Reutemann Williams-Ford 53 + 26.61 4 6
3 15 Alain Prost Renault 53 + 49.98 2 4
4 1 Alan Jones Williams-Ford 53 + 1'07.88 3 3
5 16 Rene Arnoux Renault 53 + 1'31.85 5 2
6 11 Elio de Angelis Lotus-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 10 1
7 29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 9
8 22 Mario Andretti Alfa Romeo 52 + 1 Lap 17
9 20 Siegfried Stohr Arrows-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 19
10 23 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 51 Out of Fuel 22
11 8 Andrea de Cesaris McLaren-Ford 51 + 2 Laps 18
12 9 Jan Lammers ATS-Ford 51 + 2 Laps 23
13 4 Ricardo Zunino Tyrrell-Ford 51 + 2 Laps 24
Ret 27 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 40 Transmission 7
Ret 33 Patrick Tambay Theodore-Ford 36 Oil Leak 14
Ret 7 John Watson McLaren-Ford 36 Transmission 11
Ret 6 Hector Rebaque Brabham-Ford 32 Electrical 6
Ret 21 Chico Serra Fittipaldi-Ford 28 Gear Box 20
Ret 26 Jacques Laffite Ligier-Matra 19 Handling 21
Ret 14 Marc Surer Ensign-Ford 14 Engine 16
Ret 20 Keke Rosberg Fittipaldi-Ford 4 Fuel System 8
Ret 12 Nigel Mansell Lotus-Ford 3 Engine 15
Ret 28 Didier Pironi Ferrari 3 Engine 12
Ret 3 Eddie Cheever Tyrrell-Ford 1 Clutch 13
DNQ 31 Miguel Angel Guerra Osella-Ford
DNQ 32 Beppe Gabbiani Osella-Ford
DNQ 17 Derek Daly March-Ford
DNQ 25 Jean Pierre Jabouille Ligier-Matra
DNQ 18 Eliseo Salazar March-Ford

Fastest Lap: Nelson Piquet 1'45.287

Zunino penalised one lap fro taking a short cut

1981 Argentine Grand Prix