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Results

Date Race Circuit Qual. Race  
15-Mar USA (West) Long Beach 1 Rtd Fuel filter
29-Mar Brazil Rio de Janeiro 4 3  
12-Apr Argentina Buenos Aires 9 7  
03-May San Marino Imola 9 2  
17-May Belgium Zolder 4 Rtd Accident
31-May Monaco Monte Carlo 5 Rtd Gearbox
21-Jun Spain Jarama 12 Rtd Engine
05-Jul France Dijon-Prenois 18 14  
18-Jul Britain Silverstone 10 10 - Rtd Engine
02-Aug Germany Hockenheim 13 Rtd Engine
16-Aug Austria Österreichring 10 Rtd Engine
30-Aug Holland Zandvoort 10 Rtd Engine
13-Sep Italy Monza 20 Rtd Gearbox
27-Sep Canada Montréal 18 Rtd Accident
17-Oct Las Vegas Caesars Palace 11 11 

Non-Championship Race

Date Race Circuit Qual. Race
07-Feb South Africa Kyalami 6 6

Car

Arrows A3B - Cosworth V8

Championship

Arrows (8th) 10pts

Riccardo Patrese (11th) 10pts

"After seasons of acrimony there was hardly a complaint voiced against Riccardo Patrese in 1981. The Italian appeared to relax more and his driving followed its smooth, natural course, although he was let down badly by a switch to Pirellis after an impressive start to the season."

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