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1994 Portuguese Grand Prix

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Date  25 September 1994
Course length  4.360 km (2.725 mi)
1994 Portuguese Grand Prix
Official name  XXIII Grande Premio de Portugal
Location  Autódromo do Estoril, Estoril, Portugal
Course  Permanent racing facility
Distance  71 laps, 309.560 km (193.475 mi)

The 1994 Portuguese Grand Prix (formally the XXIII Grande Premio de Portugal) was a Formula One motor race held on 25 September 1994 at the Autódromo do Estoril, Estoril. It was the thirteenth race of the 1994 Formula One season. The 71-lap race was won by Damon Hill driving for the Williams team. David Coulthard finished second in the other Williams, with Mika Häkkinen third in a McLaren car. Hill's win was his fifth of the season and his third consecutive win having won both the preceding Belgian and Italian Grand Prix.

As a consequence of the race, Hill reduced the gap to driver's championship leader Michael Schumacher to one point. In the Constructor's Championship, Williams took over the lead from Benetton.

Championship standings after the race

  • Bold text indicates who still has a theoretical chance of becoming World Champion.
  • References

    1994 Portuguese Grand Prix Wikipedia