1983
Formula 1 World Championship
 

SEASON OVERVIEW

Round Date Country Circuit Meeting Pole position Winner Fastest lap
1 March 13 Jacarepagua Grande Premio do Brasil   Keke ROSBERG (Williams) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham)
2 March 27 Long Beach Grand Prix of Long Beach Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari) John WATSON (McLaren Ford) Niki LAUDA (McLaren Ford)
3 April 17 Le Castellet Grand Prix de France Alain PROST (Renault) Alain PROST (Renault) Alain PROST (Renault)
4 May 1 Imola Gran Premio di San Marino René ARNOUX (Ferrari) Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari) Riccardo PATRESE (Brabham)
5 May 15 Monaco Grand Prix Automobile de Monaco Alain PROST (Renault) Keke ROSBERG (Williams) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham)
6 May 22 Spa-Francorchamps Grand Prix de Belgique Alain PROST (Renault) Alain PROST (Renault) Andrea DE CESARIS
(Alfa Romeo)
7 June 5 Detroit Detroit Grand Prix René ARNOUX (Ferrari) Michele ALBORETO (Tyrrell) John WATSON (McLaren Ford)
8 June 12 Montréal Grand Prix du Canada René ARNOUX (Ferrari) René ARNOUX (Ferrari) Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari)
9 July 16 Silverstone British Grand Prix René ARNOUX (Ferrari) Alain PROST (Renault) Alain PROST (Renault)
10 August 7 Hockenheim Grosser Preis von Deutschland Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari) René ARNOUX (Ferrari) René ARNOUX (Ferrari)
11 August 14 Österreichring Grosser Preis von Österreich Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari) Alain PROST (Renault) Alain PROST (Renault)
12 August 28 Zandvoort Grote Prijs van Nederland Nelson PIQUET (Brabham) René ARNOUX (Ferrari) René ARNOUX (Ferrari)
13 September 11 Monza Gran Premio d'Italia Riccardo PATRESE (Brabham) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham)
14 September 25 Brands Hatch Grand Prix of Europe Elio DE ANGELIS (Lotus) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham) Nigel MANSELL (Lotus)
15 October 15 Kyalami Grand Prix of South Africa Patrick TAMBAY (Ferrari) Riccardo PATRESE (Brabham) Nelson PIQUET (Brabham)

DRIVERS STANDINGS
 
Position   Driver BRA
LON
FRA
SAN
MON
BEL
DET
CAN
GBR
GER
OST
NED
ITA
EUR
SAF
Points
6 John WATSON * (DNF) (1) (DNF) (5) (NQ) (DNF) (3) (6) (9) (7) (9) (3) DNF DNF DIS 22 Pts
10 Niki LAUDA * (3) (2) (DNF) (DNF) (NQ) (DNF) (DNF) (DNF) (8) (DIS) (6) DNF DNF DNF 11 12 Pts

  *  John Watson drove a McLaren with Ford Cosworth engine till the Italian Grand Prix and Niki Lauda till the Netherlands Grand Prix.

TEAMS STANDINGS
 
Position   Driver BRA
LON
FRA
SAN
MON
BEL
DET
CAN
GBR
GER
OST
NED
ITA
EUR
SAF
Points
NC McLAREN TAG Porsche * - - - - - - - - - - - DNF DNF DNF 11 0 Pt

  *  The Mc Laren were powered by a Ford Corworth engine till the Netherlands Grand Prix.