- 1990 Brazilian Grand Prix
Infobox Grand Prix race report
Type = F1
Grand Prix = Brazilian
Country = Brazil
Official name = XIX Grande Prêmio do Brasil
Date = March 25
Year = 1990
Race_No = 2
Season_No = 16
Autódromo José Carlos Pace São Paulo, Brazil
Course = Permanent racing facility
Course_mi = 2.687
Course_km = 4.325
Distance_laps = 71
Distance_mi = 190.807
Distance_km = 307.075
Weather = Hot, dry, sunny
Pole_Country = Brazil
Pole_Time = 1:17.277
Fast_Country = Austria
Fast_Time = 1:19.899
First_Country = France
First_Team = Ferrari
Third_Country = Brazil
McLaren-HondaThe 1990 Brazilian Grand Prixwas a Formula Onerace held on March 25, 1990at Interlagos.
The rebuilt Interlagos circuit which hosted the race for the first time since F1|1981 had been dramatically altered, but without losing any of its challenges. Local hero
Ayrton Sennatook his 43rd career pole position and led from the start.
At the first corner,
Jean Alesi, Alessandro Nanniniand Andrea de Cesaristangled, eliminating de Cesaris and requiring the Benetton driver to stop for a new nosecone. On lap 8 Thierry Boutsenpassed Gerhard Bergerfor second place, and Alain Prosttook the Ferrari past the McLarendriver on lap 17. Nigel Mansellpitted on lap 27 for new tyres and also to inspect a broken rollbar. He rejoined in 9th place.Boutsen's pit stop on lap 30 went disastrously wrong. With failing brakes, and a tricky bump in the pitlane, the Williams was unable to stop and crashed into the wheel and tyre equipment stacked in the garage. This required a new nosecone and when he rejoined, he was down in 11th position.
Prost was piling on the pressure - by lap 35 he had climbed to second within 10 seconds of Senna, and was now ahead of
Riccardo Patrese, Berger and Nelson Piquet. When Senna came up to lap backmarker Satoru Nakajima, there was contact and the McLaren had to pit for a new nosecone. He rejoined and challenged hard, but the reduced downforce levels made the car difficult to drive. On lap 66, Patrese retired with a broken oil cooler.
Prost took his 40th victory, and his first for Ferrari, from Berger and the recovering Senna. Mansell finished an excellent 4th, having driven through the field with a broken rollbar. Boutsen finished a creditable 5th and Piquet claimed the final point in front of his home crowd after passing
Jean Alesi- who was suffering severe tyre wear after attempting to run non-stop - on the last lap.
*Lap Leaders: Ayrton Senna 38 laps (1-32 & 35-40); Gerhard Berger 2 laps (33-34); Alain Prost 31 laps (41-71)
*First Grand Prix start:
*The Life team saw their car splutter to a halt 400 metres after exiting the pits, Gary Brabham claimed the mechanics were on strike and refused to put oil in the car.
* "Unless otherwise indicated, all race results are taken from cite web |title=The Official Formula 1 website |url=http://www.formula1.com/results/season/1990/216/ |accessdate=2007-08-05
F1 race report
Brazilian Grand Prix
Year_of_race = 1990
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