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Track action scene, right to left: Car Number 1, a Brabham BT53, Nelson Piquet, driver (helmet, seated), Car Number 7, a McLaren MP4-2, Alain Prost, driver (helmet, seated).

United States Grand Prix Detroit

  • Title United States Grand Prix Detroit
  • Source Geoffrey Hewitt Photograph Collection  
  • Description Track action scene, right to left: Car Number 1, a Brabham BT53, Nelson Piquet, driver (helmet, seated), Car Number 7, a McLaren MP4-2, Alain Prost, driver (helmet, seated).
  • Years 1984  
  • Date 1984-06-24
  • Photographer Geoffrey Hewitt  
  • City Detroit  
  • State Michigan  
  • Country United States  
  • People Piquet, Nelson   Prost, Alain  
  • Marque Brabham   McLaren  
  • Model Brabham BT53   McLaren MP4-2  
  • Group/Class Formula One  
  • Vehicle Markings Car Number 1, BMW, Parmalat, Santal (decals), Car 7, Marlboro (decal)
  • Event United States Grand Prix  
  • Venue Detroit Street Circuit  
  • Entrant MRD International   Marlboro McLaren International  
  • Race Data Nelson Piquet driving Car Number 1, a Brabham BT53, qualified first and finished first in the race. Alain Prost driving Car Number 7, a McLaren MP4-2, qualified second and finished fifth, but was promoted to fourth after Martin Brundle was disqualified in the 63 laps race.
  • Identifier 2012-015GHEW-BW-1984-b5_6.10_0009
  • 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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