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22 Oct 1989

1989 Japanese Grand Prix

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts
1 19 Alessandro Nannini Benetton-Ford 53 1:35'06.277 6 9
2 6 Riccardo Patrese Williams-Renault 53 + 11.904 5 6
3 5 Thierry Boutsen Williams-Renault 53 + 13.446 7 4
4 11 Nelson Piquet Lotus-Judd 53 + 1'44.225 11 3
5 7 Martin Brundle Brabham-Judd 52 + 1 Lap 13 2
6 9 Derek Warwick Arrows-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 25 1
7 15 Mauricio Gugelmin March-Judd 52 + 1 Lap 20
8 10 Eddie Cheever Arrows-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 24
9 21 Alex Caffi Dallara-Ford 52 + 1 Lap 15
10 22 Andrea de Cesaris Dallara-Ford 51 + 2 Laps 16
DSQ 1 Ayrton Senna McLaren- Honda 53 Disqualified 1
Ret 2 Alain Prost McLaren- Honda 46 Collision 2
Ret 8 Stefano Modena Brabham-Judd 46 Engine 9
Ret 27 Nigel Mansell Ferrari 43 Engine 4
Ret 12 Satoru Nakajima Lotus-Judd 41 Engine 12
Ret 4 Jean Alesi Tyrrell-Ford 37 Gear Box 18
Ret 30 Philippe Alliot Lola-Lamborghini 36 Engine 8
Ret 28 Gerhard Berger Ferrari 34 Gear Box 3
Ret 20 Emanuele Pirro Benetton-Ford 33 Collision 22
Ret 26 Olivier Grouillard Ligier-Ford 31 Engine 23
Ret 16 Ivan Capelli March-Judd 27 Suspension 17
Ret 17 Nicola Larini Osella-Ford 21 Brakes 10
Ret 3 Jonathan Palmer Tyrrell-Ford 20 Fuel Leak 26
Ret 34 Bernd Schneider Zakspeed-Yamaha 1 Gear Box 21
Ret 24 Luis Perez-Sala Minardi-Ford 0 Collision 14
Ret 23 Paolo Barilla Minardi-Ford 0 Clutch 19
DNQ 25 Rene Arnoux Ligier-Ford
DNQ 29 Michele Alboreto Lola-Lamborghini
DNQ 39 Pierre Henri Raphanel Rial-Ford
DNQ 39 Bertrand Gachot Rial-Ford
DNPQ 18 Piercarlo Ghinzani Osella-Ford
DNPQ 31 Roberto Moreno Coloni-Ford
DNPQ 36 Stefan Johansson Onyx-Ford
DNPQ 35 Aguri Suzuki Zakspeed-Yamaha
DNPQ 33 Oscar Larrauri Euro Brun-Judd
DNPQ 37 Jyrki Jarvilehto Onyx-Ford
DNPQ 40 Gabriele Tarquini AGS-Ford
DNPQ 41 Yannick Dalmas AGS-Ford
DNPQ 32 Enrico Bertaggia Coloni-Ford

Fastest Lap: Alain Prost 1'43.506

Senna finished first, but was disquallified for reckless driving: he also recorded the fasted lap of 1'43.024s

1989 Japanese Grand Prix