1982 Grand Prix of United States
6 June - Detroit: 62 laps x 4.012 km = 248.750 km


 Pole Position: A Prost Renault 1 min:48.537s
 Fastest Lap: 1 30.784 km/h A Prost Renault 1 min:50.438s

Results:

 1   J Watson     McLaren     1 h 58m 41.043s
 2   E Cheever    Ligier      1 h 58m 56.769s
 3   D Pironi     Ferrari     1 h 59m 09.120s
 4   K Rosberg    Williams    1 h 59m 53.019s
 5   D Daly       Williams    2 h OOm 04.800s
 6   J Laffite    Ligier      67
 7   J Mass       March       61
 8   M Surer      Arrows      61
 9   B Henton     Tyrreli     60
 10  R Arnoux     Renault     59
 11  C Serra      Fittipaldi  59

Not Classified:

     A Prost      Renault     54

Did Not Finish:

     N Mansell    Lotus       44 engine
     N Lauda      McLaren     40 accident
     M Alboreto   Tyrrell     40 accident
     B Giacomelli Alfa Romeo  30 accident
     E de Angelis Lotus       17 gearbox
     E Salazar    ATS         13 accident
     R Guerrero   Ensign       6 accident
     R Patrese    Brabham      6 accident/ fire
     A de Cesaris Alfa Romeo   2 transmission
     J-PJarier    Osella       2 electrics
     M Winkelhock ATS          1 accident
     R Boesel     March        0 accident
     M Baldi      Arrows       0 accident

Did Not start:

     R Paletti    Osella         accident

Did Not Qualify:

     E de Villota March
     N Piquet     Brabham
     J Lammers    Theodore       accident/ injury

Qualifying Times:

1 15   Alain Prost      Renault          1'48.537
2 22   A.de Cesaris     Alfa Romeo       1'48.872
3 6    Keke Rosberg     Williams/Ford    1'49.264
4 28   Didier Pironi    Ferrari          1'49.903
5 9    M.Winkelhock     ATS/Ford         1'50.066
6 23   Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo       1'50.252
7 12   Nigel Mansell    Lotus/Ford       1'50.294
8 11   Elio de Angelis  Lotus/Ford       1'50.443
9 25   Eddie Cheever    Ligier/Matra     1'50.520
10 8   Niki Lauda       McLaren/Ford     1'51.026
11 14  Roberto Guerrero Ensign/Ford      1'51.039
12 5   Derek Daly       Williams/Ford    1'51.227
13 26  Jacques Laffite  Ligier/Matra     1'51.270
14 2   Riccardo Patrese Brabham/Ford     1'51.508
15 16  Rene Arnoux      Renault          1'51.514
16 3   Michele Alboreto Tyrrell/Ford     1'51.618
17 7   John Watson      McLaren/Ford     1'51.868
18 17  Jochen Mass      March/Ford       1'52.271
19 29  Marc Surer       Arrows/Ford      1'52.316
20 4   Brian Henton     Tyrrell/Ford     1'52.867
21 18  Raul Boesel      March/Ford       1'52.870
22 31  J.P.Jarier       Osella/Ford      1'52.988
23 32  Riccardo Paletti Osella/Ford      1'54.084
24 30  Mauro Baldi      Arrows/Ford      1'54.332
25 10  Eliseo Salazar   ATS/Ford         1'55.633
26 20  Chico Serra      Fittipaldi/Ford  1'55.848
 Not qualified 
27 19  E.de Villota     March/Ford       1'56.589
28 1   Nelson Piquet    Brabham/BMW      1'57.779
29 33  Jan Lammers      Theodore/Ford

Note:

 Scheduled for 70 laps but interrupted after 6 laps, because of an accident.
 Restart scheduled for a further 64 lapa, but stopped at 2 hours,
 with results being an aggregate qf 6 and 56 laps.