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1983 German Grand Prix

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Date  August 7, 1983
Course length  6.797 km (4.223 mi)
1983 German Grand Prix
Official name  XLII Großer Preis von Deutschland
Location  Hockenheimring, Hockenheim, West Germany
Course  Permanent racing facility
Distance  45 laps, 299.068 km (185.832 mi)

The 1983 German Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Hockenheimring on August 7, 1983.

The race was won by René Arnoux driving a Ferrari, his second win in three races (after his win in Canada) bringing him into championship contention. Andrea de Cesaris in an Alfa Romeo 183T and Riccardo Patrese in a Brabham-BMW completed the podium. Niki Lauda was disqualified for reversing his McLaren-Ford in the pits.

Championship standings after the race

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.
  • References

    1983 German Grand Prix Wikipedia


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