1992 Australian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Adelaide on November 8, 1992.
It was the sixteenth
and final round of the 1992
Formula One season
. The most significant moment was a collision
between Ayrton Senna
and Nigel Mansell
as the Brazilian attempted to
overtake the Englishman, eliminating both drivers. This was
intended to be Mansell's final Formula One race before moving to
, but he returned briefly in 1994
and 1995 - although never again using his famous 'Red 5'.
(who spent 1993 with
), race winner Gerhard Berger
(who returned to Ferrari for
1993) and Riccardo Patrese
for 1993) are among
the many drivers for whom this was the final race with their
scored their only point of
the season with Stefano Modena
(who won here in
) scored his only
1992 points. Benetton
podium finish ensured that they scored points in every round.
McLaren's final race
using a Honda engine.
company ceased their full factory involvement in the sport
following this race, although the Mugen
arm of the company continued. They
returned in as engine supplier to BAR