1982 Formula One season

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The Formula 1 1982 season was the 33rd FIA Formula 1 World Championship. She was discharged through 16 races in the period from 23 January 1982 to 25 September 1982. Keke Rosberg won for the first and only time the drivers' world championship. Rosberg won the World Cup, although he was able to win a single race of the season. Ferrari was the seventh time Constructors' world champions.

  • 4.1 Drivers' Championship
  • 4.2 Constructors' Championship

Teams and Drivers

Race Calendar

Race Reports

GP South Africa ( Kyalami )

Brazilian GP ( Jacarepaguá )

The first-placed Nelson Piquet ( Brabham - Ford) and second-placed Keke Rosberg ( Williams - Ford) were disqualified for underweight car.

GP USA West (Long Beach )

Third-placed Gilles Villeneuve (Ferrari) was disqualified because of a double rear wing.

GP San Marino ( Imola )

This race was boycotted by the FOCA teams due to the disqualifications in Brazil. Manfred Winkelhock (ATS - Ford) was disqualified in sixth due to low weight.

GP Belgium ( Zolder )

Gilles Villeneuve was killed in qualifying fatal. He collided into his fast lap with which located in the cool-down lap Jochen Mass, rolled over several times, was pulled out of the seat and hit a pole. He died a few hours later at University Hospital Leuven.

Niki Lauda (McLaren - Ford) was disqualified as a third party because of an underweight car.

GP Monaco ( Monte Carlo )

The race is known mainly because of its bizarre finish area. Once it had started to rain lightly, left the long leading Alain Prost (Renault) in the 74th round after an accident, so Riccardo Patrese ( Brabham ) took the lead. However, Patrese was in the 75th round due to a rotator at the Loews curve back, and Didier Pironi (Ferrari) took over. In the 76th and final round, however, remained Pironi and the following Andrea de Cesaris (Alfa Romeo ) are due to a lack of fuel and also give up third place at this time Derek Daly ( Williams) had a gearbox failure, where his car was already previously by a collision had lost rear spoiler. Thus Patrese managed to make up the lost places again and win his first Grand Prix.

GP USA East (Detroit )

Canadian GP ( Montreal )

Riccardo palletizing ( Osella ) drove into the rear of the residual at the start Didier Pironi with about 200 km / h. Palletizing already died on impact due to the massive internal injuries. Pironi escaped with a fright. After this accident at the start the race was stopped and restarted.

GP Netherlands ( Zandvoort )

GP UK ( Brands Hatch )

French GP (Le Castellet )

GP Germany ( Hockenheim )

Didier Pironi had a serious accident in training. In the pouring rain, he collided with Alain Prost and overturned several times. He suffered multiple leg fractures and had to end his career after that.

GP Austria ( Zeltweg )

GP Switzerland (Dijon -Prenois )

Italian GP (Monza )

GP Las Vegas (Las Vegas )

World Cup ratings

In the drivers 'standings were the best eleven results counted all the results in the constructors' championship.

Drivers' championship

Constructors' Championship

T = turbo engine

News in brief Formula 1

  • BMW rose with Brabham in Formula 1. In Montreal, the Bavaria celebrated the first victory.
  • The former Formula 1 driver Harald Ertl died in a plane crash.
  • Re dispute between FISA and FOCA: The San Marino GP, most English teams were missing.
  • Gilles Villeneuve was killed at Zolder.
  • Ferrari team-mate Didier Pironi crashed hard at Hockenheim and had to end his career.
  • Riccardo palletizing arrived in Montreal killed - it was the last fatal accident in a Formula 1 race until May 1, 1994.