October 17, 1981 Caesar's Palace | Lap distance 3.650 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 1 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW07D Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 75 2:44'09.077   2 1:01'17.995 6 1:01'21.642 (14)
2 6 15 Alain Prost (FRA) Renault RE30 Renault EF1 Michelin 75 2:44'29.125 +1:00'20.048 5 1:01'18.433 4 1:01'21.249 (41)
3 4 23 Bruno Giacomelli (ITA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 75 2:44'29.505 +1:00'20.428 8 1:01'18.792 7 1:01'21.748 (54)
4 3 12 Nigel Mansell (GBR) Team Lotus 87 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 75 2:44'56.550 +1:00'47.473 9 1:01'19.044 10 1:01'22.477 (65)
5 2 5 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 75 2:45'25.515 +1:01'16.438 4 1:01'18.161 11 1:01'22.679 (31)
6 1 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 75 2:45'27.252 +1:01'18.175 12 1:01'19.167 5 1:01'21.337 (73)
7   7 John Watson (GBR) McLaren MP4-1 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 75 2:45'27.574 +1:01'18.497 6 1:01'18.617 3 1:01'21.178 (32)
8   2 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Williams FW07C Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 74 2:44'29.241 +1 lap 1 1:01'17.821 12 1:01'22.916 (11)
9   28 Didier Pironi (FRA) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 73 2:45'09.607 +2 laps 18 1:01'19.899 1 1:01'20.156 (49)
10   20 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Pirelli 73 2:45'17.554 +2 laps 20 1:01'20.729 17 1:01'24.370 (15)
11   29 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Pirelli 71 2:45'13.377 +4 laps 11 1:01'19.152 9 1:01'21.969 (49)
12   8 Andrea de Cesaris (ITA) McLaren MP4-1 Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 69 2:45'17.281 +6 laps 14 1:01'19.217 2 1:01'20.302 (29)
13   4 Michele Alboreto (ITA) Tyrrell 011 Ford Cosworth DFV Avon 67 2:36'14.555 +8 laps 17 1:01'19.774 14 1:01'23.231 (25)
Not classified
--   14 Eliseo Salazar (CHI) Ensign N180B Ford Cosworth DFV Avon 61 2:45'19.736   24 1:01'21.629 18 1:01'24.606 (50)
Retirement
gearbox 36 Derek Warwick (GBR) Toleman TG181 Hart 415T Pirelli 43 2:02'44.576   22 1:01'21.294 20 1:01'25.104 (36)
suspension 22 Mario Andretti (USA) Alfa Romeo 179C Alfa Romeo 1260 Michelin 29 1:40'33.059   10 1:01'19.068 8 1:01'21.883 (28)
throttle 6 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Brabham BT49C Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 20 1:29'19.369   16 1:01'19.571 13 1:01'23.012 (19)
suspension 33 Marc Surer (SUI) Theodore TY01 Ford Cosworth DFV Avon 19 1:30'08.514   23 1:01'21.430 21 1:01'26.133 (12)
engine 3 Eddie Cheever (USA) Tyrrell 011 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 10 1:14'32.874   19 1:01'20.475 19 1:01'24.619 (8)
electrical 16 René Arnoux (FRA) Renault RE30 Renault EF1 Michelin 10 1:14'43.301   13 1:01'19.197 16 1:01'23.473 (5)
accident 25 Patrick Tambay (FRA) Ligier JS17 Matra MS81 Michelin 2 1:03'02.696   7 1:01'18.681      
water leak 11 Elio de Angelis (ITA) Team Lotus 87 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 2 1:03'22.696   15 1:01'19.562      
transmission 32 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) Osella FA1C Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin 0     21 1:01'20.781      
Disqualified
--   27 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 126CK Ferrari 126C Michelin 22 1:30'49.652   3 1:01'18.060 15 1:01'23.267 (8)
Not qualified
--   9 Slim Borgudd (SWE) ATS HGS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Avon         1:01'21.665      
--   21 Chico Serra (BRA) Fittipaldi F8C Ford Cosworth DFV Pirelli         1:01'21.672      
--   17 Derek Daly (IRL) March 811 Ford Cosworth DFV Avon         1:01'21.824      
--   30 Jacques Villeneuve snr (CAN) Arrows A3 Ford Cosworth DFV Pirelli         1:01'22.822      
--   35 Brian Henton (GBR) Toleman TG181 Hart 415T Pirelli         1:01'22.960      
--   31 Beppe Gabbiani (ITA) Osella FA1B Ford Cosworth DFV Michelin         1:01'26.634