The pair's respective Williams and teammates lined up eighth and ninth, McLaren's on the fourth row in front of a disappointed David Coulthard for Williams. The 1995 Spanish Grand Prix was a motor race held on 14 May 1995 at the ,. McLaren had the worse of it with Hakkinen and Mansell in 9th and 10th respectively. The race was won by British driver driving a taking his first win of the season. Brundle then retired himself after a transmission explosion from the back of his car at the first corner by lap 60 and was classified 11th. Not only did the strategy work, it produced wonders for the Benetton-Renault team giving them a 1-2 finish with Michael Schumacher winning the race from teammate Johnny Herbert.
Schumacher led from pole position at the start of the race whilst Barrichello and Berger collided at the first corner. It would be the third and final podium of Blundell's career and would be the season highlight for the Tyrrell team. Obviously he failed to set a timed lap in the second session and failed to qualify. The 1992 event was advertised as the Grand Prix of the Olympic Games. It was important to do well in this race and to win it is better than I expected to do.
It is held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Catalunya. . In the finest traditions of Spanish wiring, the green light never came on to signal the start of the race. Schumacher's teammate — — had done a bit better for himself and lined up fourth. This meant that both Coulthard and Mansell went from 4th to 7th and 10th to 14th respectively.
Michael Schumacher Benetton B195 Renault , 1st position, on the finish straight. It proved to be the final race for former champion , who quit the team after the race. Both and experienced gearbox problems on the final lap, Hill dropping from 2nd which would have kept him in the lead of the championship and Barrichello from 6th. It was the fifth race of the. It was also Williams first win of the season, and a cathartic win for the team still shocked from the death of a few weeks earlier at the.
Today in , any technological glitch or problem would mean an aborted race start on a Sunday. They wanted Williams to be successful. The Williams duo made an early pitstop while Alesi and Schumacher continued onward and came out ahead even after completing their pitstops. After the pit stops, was in third place for McLaren behind Hill and Schumacher, having temporarily been in front of Schumacher earlier in the race. Third was British driver driving a.
Neither driver retired as a direct result of the collision, although both did eventually, but Berger was forced to run across the grass and lost places and would eventually retire on lap 28 with gearbox problems. This gave the Benetton team their first 1-2 finish since the. Archived from on 6 November 2014. Coulthard climbed up to fifth place from his ninth place starting spot, but his car stalled in the pits on lap 16. Meanwhile Rubens Barrichello retired after he spun off near the pit entry on lap 40 and Schumacher was once again able to make a pitstop and not stall the car. Archived from on 30 January 2008.
References Previous race: World Championship Next race: Previous race: Next race: « previous— 1990—1999 — next ». This gave the Benetton team their first 1—2 finish since the. It was the fourth to be held at Circuit de Catalunya. Both and experienced gearbox problems on the final lap, Hill dropping from 2nd which would have kept him in the lead of the championship and Barrichello from 6th. It proved to be the final race for , who quit the team after the race. Knowing that he had a major problem, he managed to make a pitstop and get away from the pit stop in 5th gear , and as the race unfolded gave nothing to the leading Hill's pace.
The 1994 Spanish Grand Prix was a motor race held on 29 May 1994 at the ,. Montermini, elevated from test driver status after the death of at the San Marino Grand Prix crashed heavily into the pit wall. The Ferrari duo secured 2nd and 3rd while Williams had to settle for 4th and 5th. He had to change his driving style to find new trajectories and corner apexes, and his past experience as a driver helped him to do so. It was the 36th to be held since the first was held at in. The race is one of the oldest in the world still contested, celebrating its centenary in 2013. The Grand Prix was additionally notable for the season-ending crash of debutant Italian driver in his on the front straight.
It also marked the Formula 1 debut of British Driver , replacing Senna for. Advertisements Qualifying Pos No Driver Constructor Time Gap 1 1 - 1:21. The race had modest beginnings as a production car race. Previous race: Next race: Previous race: Next race:. Towards the end of the race, Coulthard had to stop because of a gearbox problem. It was the 4th race of the.
After having failed to beat the Williams team using the 1994 trick of making one extra pit stop, the Benetton engineers and Michael Schumacher decided to try a new strategy of making one pit stop less in the race. Everyone at Williams has been through a terrible time. Alesi could have challenged for the lead later on but his engine blew up leaving Schumacher with a comfortable lead over the Willaims duo. While notched up their first victory of the season, and first after the , championship leader finished a strong second, despite being stuck in fifth gear for most of the race. Hard work done by the Benetton engineers overnight meant that Schumacher produced a lap 6 tenths faster than anyone on the track and made him the pole sitter come race day. It was the fourth race of the.