1981 Championship Standings
PosDriverTeamPointsWinsPodiumsPoles
1Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford50pts374
2Carlos ReutemannWilliams Ford49pts272
3Alan JonesWilliams Ford46pts260
4Jacques LaffiteLigier Matra44pts271
5Alain ProstRenault43pts362
6John WatsonMcLaren Ford27pts140
7Gilles VilleneuveFerrari25pts231
8Elio de AngelisLotus Ford14pts000
9Rene ArnouxRenault11pts014
9Hector RebaqueBrabham Ford11pts000
11Riccardo PatreseArrows Ford10pts021
11Eddie CheeverTyrrell Ford10pts000
13Didier PironiFerrari9pts000
14Nigel MansellLotus Ford8pts010
15Bruno GiacomelliAlfa Romeo7pts010
16Marc SurerTheodore Ford4pts000
17Mario AndrettiAlfa Romeo3pts000
18Patrick TambayLigier Matra1pts000
18Andrea de CesarisMcLaren Ford1pts000
18Slim BorguddATS Ford1pts000
18Eliseo SalazarEnsign Ford1pts000


1981 Overall Race Results
RaceGrand PrixDateDriverTeamTimediff
1United States, Long Beach Street Circuit15 Mar 1981Alan JonesWilliams Ford+9.190s
2Brazil, Autódromo Internacional do Rio de Janeiro29 Mar 1981Carlos ReutemannWilliams Ford+4.440s
3Argentina, Autódromo Juan y Oscar Gálvez12 Apr 1981Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford+26.610s
4San Marino, Autodromo Dino Ferrari03 May 1981Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford+4.580s
5Belgium, Circuit Zolder17 May 1981Carlos ReutemannWilliams Ford+36.060s
6Monaco, Circuit de Monaco31 May 1981Gilles VilleneuveFerrari+39.910s
7Spain, Circuito Permanente del Jarama21 Jun 1981Gilles VilleneuveFerrari+0.220s
8France, Circuit Dijon-Prenois05 Jul 1981Alain ProstRenault+2.290s
9Great Britain, Silverstone Circuit18 Jul 1981John WatsonMcLaren Ford+40.650s
10Germany, Hockenheimring02 Aug 1981Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford+11.520s
11Austria, Österreichring16 Aug 1981Jacques LaffiteLigier Matra+5.170s
12Netherlands, Circuit Park Zandvoort30 Aug 1981Alain ProstRenault+8.240s
13Italy, Autodromo Nazionale Monza13 Sep 1981Alain ProstRenault+22.175s
14Canada, Circuit Île Notre-Dame27 Sep 1981Jacques LaffiteLigier Matra+6.233s
15United States, Caesars Palace17 Oct 1981Alan JonesWilliams Ford+20.050s