March 29, 1981 Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet | Lap distance 5.031 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 2 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Williams FW07C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 3:00'23.66   2 1:01'35.390 4 1:01'54.780 (61)
2 6 1 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW07C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 3:00'28.10 +1:00'04.44 3 1:01'36.337 5 1:01'55.210 (54)
3 4 29 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 3:01'26.74 +1:01'03.08 4 1:01'36.667 7 1:01'56.100 (9)
4 3 14 Marc Surer (SUI) Ensign N180B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 3:01'40.69 +1:01'17.03 18 1:01'38.570 1 1:01'54.302 (36)
5 2 11 Elio de Angelis (ITA) Team Lotus 81 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 3:01'50.08 +1:01'26.42 10 1:01'37.734 8 1:01'56.270 (46)
6 1 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 62 3:01'50.49 +1:01'26.83 16 1:01'38.273 2 1:01'54.500 (37)
7   25 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 62 3:01'53.91 +1:01'30.25 23 1:01'39.398 6 1:01'55.850 (38)
8   7 John Watson (GBR) McLaren M29F Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 15 1:01'38.263 11 1:01'56.950 (29)
9   20 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 12 1:01'37.981 15 1:01'57.340 (8)
10   33 Patrick Tambay (FRA) Theodore TY01 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 19 1:01'38.726 9 1:01'56.710 (15)
11   12 Nigel Mansell (GBR) Team Lotus 81 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 13 1:01'38.003 12 1:01'57.120 (10)
12   5 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 60   +2 laps 1 1:01'35.079 3 1:01'54.670 (31)
13   4 Ricardo Zunino (ARG) Tyrrell 010 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 57   +5 laps 24 1:01'39.798 19 1:02'00.350 (39)
Not classified
--   3 Eddie Cheever (USA) Tyrrell 010 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 49     14 1:01'38.160 18 1:01'59.190 (34)
--   23 Bruno Giacomelli (ITA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 40     6 1:01'37.283 10 1:01'56.730 (40)
Retirement
turbo 27 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 25     7 1:01'37.497 16 1:01'57.420 (8)
spun off 6 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 22     11 1:01'37.777 14 1:01'57.270 (14)
collision 15 Alain Prost (FRA) Renault RE20B Renault EF1 Michelin 20     5 1:01'36.670 12 1:01'57.120 (14)
accident 30 Siegfried Stohr (ITA) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 20     21 1:01'39.190 21 1:02'03.420 (12)
collision 28 Didier Pironi (FRA) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 19     17 1:01'38.565 20 1:02'00.440 (15)
engine 8 Andrea de Cesaris (ITA) McLaren M29F Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 9     20 1:01'38.780 17 1:01'58.870 (7)
collision 16 René Arnoux (FRA) Renault RE20B Renault EF1 Michelin 0     8 1:01'37.561      
collision 22 Mario Andretti (USA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 0     9 1:01'37.597      
collision 21 Chico Serra (BRA) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 0     22 1:01'39.326      
Not qualified
--   9 Jan Lammers (NED) ATS D4 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1:01'39.844      
--   32 Beppe Gabbiani (ITA) Osella FA1B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1:01'40.709      
--   31 Miguel Angel Guerra (ARG) Osella FA1B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1:01'40.984      
--   18 Eliseo Salazar (CHI) March 811 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1:01'43.267      
--   14 Ricardo Londoño (COL) Ensign N180B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin                
--   17 Derek Daly (IRL) March 811 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin                
Free practice
--   25 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin         1:01'40.306