1984 Grand Prix of South Africa
7 April - Kyalami: 75 laps x 4.104 km = 307.800 km


 Pole Position: N Piquet Brabham 1 min: 4.871s
 Fastest Lap: 214.504 km/h P Tambay Renault 1 min: 8.877s

Results:

 1   N Lauda       McLaren     1 h 29m 23.430s
 2   A Prost       McLaren     1 h 30m 29.380s
 3   D Warwick     Renault     74
 4   R Patrese     Alfa Romeo  73
 5   A de Cesaris  Ligier      73
 6   A Senna       Toleman     72
 7   E de Angelis  Lotus       71
 8   M Baldi       Spirit      71
 9   M Surer       Arrows      71
 10  F Hesnault    Ligier      71
 11r M Alboreto    Ferrari     70 ignition
 12  T Boutsen     Arrows      70

Disqualified:

     M Brundle     Tyrrell     71 (1)
     S Bellof      Tyrrell     60 hub/ (1)

Did Not Finish:

     P Tambay      Renault     66 fuel metering unit
     J Laffite     Williams    60 cv joint
     M Winkelhock  ATS         53 battery/ engine
     K Rosberg     Williams    51 wheel nut/ wheel lost
     N Mansell     Lotus       51 turbo inlet duct
     R Arnoux      Ferrari     40 fuel injection
     N Piquet      Brabham     29 turbo compressor
     J Cecotto     Toleman     26 tyre burst/ suspension
     P Alliot      RAM         24 water leak/ engine
     J Palmer      RAM         22 gearbox/ electrics
     T Fabi        Brabham     18 turbo compressor
     E Cheever     Alfa Romeo   4 radiator

Did Not Start:

     P Ghinzani    Osella         accident/ injury

Qualifying Times:

1 1    Nelson Piquet    Brabham/BMW       1'04.871
2 6    Keke Rosberg     Williams/Honda    1'05.058
3 12   Nigel Mansell    Lotus/Renault     1'05.125
4 15   Patrick Tambay   Renault           1'05.339
5 7    Alain Prost      McLaren/TAG       1'05.354
6 2    Teo Fabi         Brabham/BMW       1'05.923
7 11   Elio de Angelis  Lotus/Renault     1'05.953
8 8    Niki Lauda       McLaren/TAG       1'06.043
9 16   Derek Warwick    Renault           1'06.056
10 27  Michele Alboreto Ferrari           1'06.323
11 5   Jacques Laffite  Williams/Honda    1'06.762
12 14  M.Winkelhock     ATS/BMW           1'06.974
13 19  Ayrton Senna     Toleman/Hart      1'06.981
14 26  A.de Cesaris     Ligier/Renault    1'07.245
15 28  Rene Arnoux      Ferrari           1'07.345
16 23  Eddie Cheever    Alfa Romeo        1'07.704
17 25  F.Hesnault       Ligier/Renault    1'07.787
18 22  Riccardo Patrese Alfa Romeo        1'08.042
19 20  Johnny Cecotto   Toleman/Hart      1'08.298
20 21  Mauro Baldi      Spirit/Hart       1'09.923
21 10  Jonathan Palmer  RAM/Hart          1'10.383
22 9   Philippe Alliot  RAM/Hart          1'10.619
23 17  Marc Surer       Arrows/Ford       1'11.808
24 4   Stefan Bellof    Tyrrell/Ford      1'12.022
25 3   Martin Brundle   Tyrrell/Ford      1'12.233
26 18  Thierry Boutsen  Arrows/Ford       1'12.274
 Not present 
27 24  P.Ghinzani       Osella/Alfa Romeo 1'09.609 


Note:

 T Boutsen should haue been placed 9th (71 laps) but a lap charting error cost hint a lap.
 Protest by team was too late to correct the error.