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Trackside scene, left to right: Elio de Angelis (hat, race suit), Nelson Piquet, driver (hat, race suit, champagne bottle), trophy ceremony.

United States Grand Prix Detroit

  • Title United States Grand Prix Detroit
  • Source Geoffrey Hewitt Photograph Collection  
  • Description Trackside scene, left to right: Elio de Angelis (hat, race suit), Nelson Piquet, driver (hat, race suit, champagne bottle), trophy ceremony.
  • Years 1984  
  • Date 1984-06-24
  • Photographer Geoffrey Hewitt  
  • City Detroit  
  • State Michigan  
  • Country United States  
  • People de Angelis, Elio   Piquet, Nelson  
  • Group/Class Formula One  
  • Event United States Grand Prix  
  • Venue Detroit Street Circuit  
  • Entrant John Player Team Lotus   MRD International  
  • Race Data Elio de Angelis driving Car Number 11, a Lotus 95T, qualified fifth and finished third, but was promoted to second after Martin Brundle was disqualified in the race. Nelson Piquet driving Car Number 1, a Brabham BT53, qualified first and finished first in the 63 laps race.
  • Identifier 2012-015GHEW-BW-1984-b5_6.11_0010
  • Original Format black-and-white negatives  
  • Rights Copyright has been assigned to The Revs Institute. Although copyright was transferred by the donor, copyright in some items in the collection may still be held by their respective creator. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright which may be involved in the use of this collection.

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