1993 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on May 9, 1993 at the
It was the fifth round of the 1993 Formula One season
As usual, the Williamses took 1-2 in qualifying in Spain, with
Prost ahead of Hill, Senna, Schumacher, Patrese and Wendlinger. At
the start, Hill got ahead of Prost with no changes behind. Hill was
leading Prost, Senna, Schumacher, Patrese and Wendlinger.
Hill and Prost pulled away from the rest with Prost taking the lead
on lap 11. It was soon time for the stops but the stops changed
nothing except that the gap between Prost and Hill had increased
and that the one between Senna and Schumacher had decreased.
Schumacher attacked Senna but bounced over a sandtrap and lost 15
seconds but not a place. Meanwhile, Prost's car began to handle
oddly and Hill closed up on him. The gap was down to 2 seconds but
Hill's engine failed on lap 41.
Wendlinger only lasted a lap longer before troubles with his fuel
system forced him to retire. Prost won from Senna, Schumacher,
Patrese, Andretti and Berger.__FORCETOC__
- Pole position: Alain Prost -
- Fastest lap: Michael Schumacher -
1:20.989 on lap 61
- First points: Michael Andretti
- Andrea de Cesaris was disqualified for a push start.
- This is the podium with the highest number of drivers' world
championship titles; adding up Prost's (1985 - 1986, 1989, 1993),
Senna's (1988, 1990 - 1991) and Schumacher's (1994 - 1995, 2000 -
2004), totalling 14.