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World Championship of F1 Drivers 1981 standings

Championship points standings for the World Championship of F1 Drivers 1981

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Nelson PiquetParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT49C
Brabham BT49C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Goodyear
50
2.Flag Carlos ReutemannAlbilad-Williams Racing Team, TAG Williams Racing TeamWilliams FW07C
Williams FW07C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Goodyear
49
3.Flag Alan JonesAlbilad-Williams Racing Team, TAG Williams Racing TeamWilliams FW07C
Williams FW07C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Goodyear
46
4.Flag Jacques LaffiteEquipe Talbot GitanesLigier JS17Matra 3.0Michelin
44
5.Flag Alain ProstEquipe Renault ElfRenault RE20B
Renault RE30
Renault 1.5 turbo
Renault 1.5 turbo
Michelin
Michelin
43
6.Flag John WatsonMarlboro McLaren InternationalMcLaren M29F
McLaren MP4
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
27
7.Flag Gilles VilleneuveScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 126CKFerrari 1.5 turboMichelin
25
8.Flag Elio de AngelisTeam Essex Lotus, John Player Team LotusLotus 81B
Lotus 87
Lotus 87
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Goodyear
14
9.Flag René ArnouxEquipe Renault ElfRenault RE20B
Renault RE30
Renault 1.5 turbo
Renault 1.5 turbo
Michelin
Michelin
11
10.Flag Héctor RebaqueParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT49C
Brabham BT49C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Goodyear
11
11.Flag Riccardo PatreseRagno Arrows Beta Racing TeamArrows A3
Arrows A3
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Pirelli
10
12.Flag Eddie Cheever, Jr.Team TyrrellTyrrell 011
Tyrrell 010
Tyrrell 011
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Avon
Michelin
Goodyear
10
13.Flag Didier PironiScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 126CKFerrari 1.5 turboMichelin
9
14.Flag Nigel MansellTeam Essex Lotus, John Player Team LotusLotus 81B
Lotus 87
Lotus 87
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Goodyear
8
15.Flag Bruno GiacomelliMarlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179C
Alfa Romeo 179B
Alfa Romeo 3.0
Alfa Romeo 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
7
16.Flag Marc SurerEnsign Racing, Theodore Racing TeamEnsign N180B
Theodore TY01
Theodore TY01
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Avon
4
17.Flag Mario AndrettiMarlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179C
Alfa Romeo 179B
Alfa Romeo 179D
Alfa Romeo 3.0
Alfa Romeo 3.0
Alfa Romeo 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Michelin
3
18.Flag Tommy BorguddTeam ATSATS D4
ATS HGS1
ATS HGS1
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Avon
1
18.Flag Andrea de CesarisMarlboro McLaren InternationalMcLaren M29F
McLaren MP4
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
1
18.Flag Eliseo SalazarMarch Grand Prix Team, Ensign RacingMarch 811
Ensign N180B
Ensign N180B
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Avon
1
18.Flag Patrick TambayTheodore Racing Team, Equipe Talbot GitanesTheodore TY01
Ligier JS17
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Matra 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
1
Flag Michele AlboretoTeam TyrrellTyrrell 010
Tyrrell 010
Tyrrell 011
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Avon
Avon
0
Flag Kevin CoganTeam TyrrellTyrrell 010Cosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Derek DalyMarch Grand Prix TeamMarch 811
March 811
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Avon
0
Flag Emilio de VillotaEquipe Banco OccidentalWilliams FW07Cosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Giorgio FranciaOsella Squadra CorseOsella FA1BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Beppe GabbianiOsella Squadra CorseOsella FA1BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Piercarlo GhinzaniOsella Squadra CorseOsella FA1BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Miguel Ángel GuerraOsella Squadra CorseOsella FA1BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Brian HentonCandy Toleman MotorsportToleman TG181Hart 1.5 turboPirelli
0
Flag Jean-Pierre JabouilleEquipe Talbot GitanesLigier JS17Matra 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Jean-Pierre JarierEquipe Talbot Gitanes, Osella Squadra CorseLigier JS17
Osella FA1B
Osella FA1C
Matra 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Michelin
Michelin
0
Flag Jan LammersTeam ATSATS D4Cosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Ricardo Londoño-BridgeEnsign RacingEnsign N180BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Flag Keke RosbergFittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F8C
Fittipaldi F8C
Fittipaldi F8C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Avon
Pirelli
0
Flag Chico SerraFittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F8C
Fittipaldi F8C
Fittipaldi F8C
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Avon
Pirelli
0
Flag Siegfried StohrArrows Racing TeamArrows A3
Arrows A3
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Cosworth DFV 3.0
Michelin
Pirelli
0
Flag Jacques Villeneuve SrArrows Racing TeamArrows A3Cosworth DFV 3.0Pirelli
0
Flag Derek WarwickCandy Toleman MotorsportToleman TG181Hart 1.5 turboPirelli
0
Flag Ricardo ZuninoTeam TyrrellTyrrell 010Cosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Nelson Piquet
3
Flag Alain Prost
3
Most pole positionsFlag René Arnoux
4
Flag Nelson Piquet
4
Most podium positionsFlag Jacques Laffite
7
Flag Nelson Piquet
7
Flag Carlos Reutemann
7
Most podium positions without a winFlag Riccardo Patrese
2
Most fastest race lapsFlag Alan Jones
5
Youngest driverFlag Andrea de Cesaris
22 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Mario Andretti
41 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
22.5%ItalyFlag Michele Alboreto, Elio de Angelis, Andrea de Cesaris, Giorgio Francia, Beppe Gabbiani, Piercarlo Ghinzani, Bruno Giacomelli, Riccardo Patrese, Siegfried Stohr9
17.5%FranceFlag René Arnoux, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Jean-Pierre Jarier, Jacques Laffite, Didier Pironi, Alain Prost, Patrick Tambay7
10%Great BritainFlag Brian Henton, Nigel Mansell, Derek Warwick, John Watson4
7.5%U.S.A.Flag Mario Andretti, Eddie Cheever, Jr., Kevin Cogan3
7.5%ArgentinaFlag Miguel Ángel Guerra, Carlos Reutemann, Ricardo Zunino3
5%CanadaFlag Gilles Villeneuve, Jacques Villeneuve Sr2
5%BrazilFlag Nelson Piquet, Chico Serra2
2.5%SpainFlag Emilio de Villota1
2.5%SwitzerlandFlag Marc Surer1
2.5%ChileFlag Eliseo Salazar1
2.5%FinlandFlag Keke Rosberg1
2.5%MexicoFlag Héctor Rebaque1
2.5%ColombiaFlag Ricardo Londoño-Bridge1
2.5%NetherlandsFlag Jan Lammers1
2.5%AustraliaFlag Alan Jones1
2.5%IrelandFlag Derek Daly1
2.5%SwedenFlag Tommy Borgudd1

Individual driver statistics for the 1981 World Championship of F1 Drivers

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Alboreto, MicheleFlag 24 y/o100000
Andretti, MarioFlag 41 y/o150000
Arnoux, RenéFlag 32 y/o140141
Borgudd, TommyFlag 34 y/o70000
Cheever, Jr., EddieFlag 23 y/o140000
Cogan, KevinFlag 25 y/o00000
Daly, DerekFlag 28 y/o80000
de Angelis, ElioFlag 23 y/o140000
de Cesaris, AndreaFlag 22 y/o140000
de Villota, EmilioFlag 34 y/o10000
Francia, GiorgioFlag 33 y/o00000
Gabbiani, BeppeFlag 24 y/o30000
Ghinzani, PiercarloFlag 29 y/o10000
Giacomelli, BrunoFlag 28 y/o150100
Guerra, Miguel ÁngelFlag 27 y/o10000
Henton, BrianFlag 34 y/o10000
Jabouille, Jean-PierreFlag 38 y/o30000
Jarier, Jean-PierreFlag 34 y/o80000
Jones, AlanFlag 34 y/o152605
Laffite, JacquesFlag 37 y/o152711
Lammers, JanFlag 25 y/o20000
Londoño-Bridge, RicardoFlag 31 y/o00000
Mansell, NigelFlag 27 y/o130100
Patrese, RiccardoFlag 27 y/o150210
Piquet, NelsonFlag 28 y/o153741
Pironi, DidierFlag 29 y/o150001
Prost, AlainFlag 26 y/o153621
Rebaque, HéctorFlag 25 y/o140000
Reutemann, CarlosFlag 39 y/o162722
Rosberg, KekeFlag 32 y/o90000
Salazar, EliseoFlag 26 y/o90000
Serra, ChicoFlag 24 y/o50000
Stohr, SiegfriedFlag 28 y/o90000
Surer, MarcFlag 29 y/o130001
Tambay, PatrickFlag 32 y/o140000
Villeneuve, GillesFlag 31 y/o152311
Villeneuve Sr, JacquesFlag 27 y/o00000
Warwick, DerekFlag 26 y/o10000
Watson, JohnFlag 35 y/o151401
Zunino, RicardoFlag 32 y/o20000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11981-03-15Long Beach
21981-03-29Brasilia
31981-04-12Buenos Aires
41981-05-03Imola
51981-05-17Zolder
61981-05-31Monte Carlo
71981-06-21Jarama
81981-07-05Dijon
91981-07-18Silverstone
101981-08-02Hockenheim
111981-08-16Österreichring
121981-08-30Zandvoort
131981-09-13Monza
141981-09-27Montreal
151981-10-17Caesars Palace
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