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 LXXIV  Rhone-Poulenc Grand Prix de France


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 3 July 1988
Start time14:00
EventFrench GP
CircuitPaul Ricard
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race7 of 16
Championship race459
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter3813 m
Race Distance3813 × 80 = 305.040 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers26
Finishers15
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 19 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
AGS - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Goodyear - 200th Pole Position (Tyre Manufacturer)
Ligier Loto - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Megatron - 75th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Yannick Dalmas - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 5th Place FinishesLotus (57)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (515),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (383),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (329),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (76),
5. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (76),
6. Most Podium Finishes Alain Prost (62),
7. Most Retirements Riccardo Patrese (102),
8. Most Race Wins Alain Prost (32),
9. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (106),
10. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (92),
11. Most Race EntriesLotus (1122),
12. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (106),
13. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (102)

Championships
1  Alain Prost 54 
2  Ayrton Senna 39 
3  Gerhard Berger 21 
4  NÚlson Piquet 13 
  Michele Alboreto 13 
up
6  Thierry Boutsen 11 
down
7  Derek Warwick 8 
8  Jonathan Palmer 5 
9  Andrea de Cesaris 3 
10  Ivan Capelli 2 
11  Alessandro Nannini 2 
12  Pierluigi Martini 1 
down
  Eddie Cheever 1 
down
  Satoru Nakajima 1 
down
  Riccardo Patrese 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 93 
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 34 
3 Lotus / Honda 14 
4 Benetton / Ford 13 
down
5 Arrows / Megatron 9 
6 Tyrrell / Ford 5 
7 Rial / Ford 3 
8 March / Judd 2 
9 Williams / Judd 1 
 Minardi / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 11Car 11
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLaren
Driver Alain Prost Alain Prost Alain Prost
CarMcLaren MP4/4McLaren MP4/4McLaren MP4/4
EngineHonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6T
Time1:37'37.3281'07.5891'11.737
Speed187.482 km/h203.092 km/h191.349 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led