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 2:00'23.66   2 1'35.390 4 1'54.780 (61)
2 6 1 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW07C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 2:00'28.10 +4.44 3 1'36.337 5 1'55.210 (54)
3 4 29 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 2:01'26.74 +1'03.08 4 1'36.667 7 1'56.100 (9)
4 3 14 Marc Surer (SUI) Ensign N180B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 2:01'40.69 +1'17.03 18 1'38.570 1 1'54.302 (36)
5 2 11 Elio de Angelis (ITA) Team Lotus 81 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 62 2:01'50.08 +1'26.42 10 1'37.734 8 1'56.270 (46)
6 1 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 62 2:01'50.49 +1'26.83 16 1'38.273 2 1'54.500 (37)
7   25 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 62 2:01'53.91 +1'30.25 23 1'39.398 6 1'55.850 (38)
8   7 John Watson (GBR) McLaren M29F Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 15 1'38.263 11 1'56.950 (29)
9   20 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 12 1'37.981 15 1'57.340 (8)
10   33 Patrick Tambay (FRA) Theodore TY01 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 19 1'38.726 9 1'56.710 (15)
11   12 Nigel Mansell (GBR) Team Lotus 81 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 61   +1 lap 13 1'38.003 12 1'57.120 (10)
12   5 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 60   +2 laps 1 1'35.079 3 1'54.670 (31)
13   4 Ricardo Zunino (ARG) Tyrrell 010 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 57   +5 laps 24 1'39.798 19 2'00.350 (39)
Not classified
--   3 Eddie Cheever (USA) Tyrrell 010 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 49     14 1'38.160 18 1'59.190 (34)
--   23 Bruno Giacomelli (ITA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 40     6 1'37.283 10 1'56.730 (40)
Retirement
turbo 27 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 25     7 1'37.497 16 1'57.420 (8)
spun off 6 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 22     11 1'37.777 14 1'57.270 (14)
collision 15 Alain Prost (FRA) Renault RE20B Renault EF1 Michelin 20     5 1'36.670 12 1'57.120 (14)
accident 30 Siegfried Stohr (ITA) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 20     21 1'39.190 21 2'03.420 (12)
collision 28 Didier Pironi (FRA) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 19     17 1'38.565 20 2'00.440 (15)
engine 8 Andrea de Cesaris (ITA) McLaren M29F Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 9     20 1'38.780 17 1'58.870 (7)
collision 16 René Arnoux (FRA) Renault RE20B Renault EF1 Michelin 0     8 1'37.561      
collision 22 Mario Andretti (USA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 0     9 1'37.597      
collision 21 Chico Serra (BRA) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 0     22 1'39.326      
Not qualified
--   9 Jan Lammers (NED) ATS D4 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1'39.844      
--   32 Beppe Gabbiani (ITA) Osella FA1B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1'40.709      
--   31 Miguel Angel Guerra (ARG) Osella FA1B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1'40.984      
--   18 Eliseo Salazar (CHI) March 811 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1'43.267      
--   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         1'40.306