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1979 F1 Championship Results

1979 F1 World Championship
Race Date Winning Driver Team Laps Time
Argentine Grand Prix result January 21 France Jacques Laffite
France Ligier 53 01:36:03.210
Brazilian Grand Prix result February 4 France Jacques Laffite
France Ligier 40 01:40:09.640
South African Grand Prix result March 3 Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari 78 01:41:49.960
United States Grand Prix West result April 8 Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari 80 01:50:25.400
Spanish Grand Prix result April 29 France Patrick Depailler
France Ligier 75 01:39:11.840
Belgian Grand Prix result May 13 South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari 70 01:39:59.530
Monaco Grand Prix result May 27 South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari 76 01:55:22.480
French Grand Prix result July 1 France Jean-Pierre Jabouille
France Renault 80 01:35:20.420
British Grand Prix result July 14 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni
United Kingdom Williams 68 01:26:11.170
German Grand Prix result July 29 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams 45 01:24:48.830
Austrian Grand Prix result August 12 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams 54 01:27:38.010
Dutch Grand Prix result August 26 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams 75 01:41:19.775
Italian Grand Prix result September 9 South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari 50 01:22:00.220
Canadian Grand Prix result September 30 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams 72 01:52:06.892
United States Grand Prix result October 7 Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari 59 01:52:17.734

1979 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Table

PosDriverARGBRASOUUSWSPABELMONFREBRIGEROSTDUTITACANUSPts
1South Africa Jody ScheckterRet6224117544214Ret51 (60)
2Canada Gilles VilleneuveRet51177Ret21482Ret22147 (53)
3Australia Alan Jones9RetRet3RetRetRet4Ret11191Ret40 (43)
4France Jacques Laffite11RetRetRet2Ret8Ret333RetRetRet36
5Switzerland Clay Regazzoni10159RetRetRet26125Ret33Ret29 (32)
6France Patrick Depailler42Ret51Ret5        20 (22)
7Argentina Carlos Reutemann235Ret243138RetRetRet7RetRet20 (25)
8France René ArnouxRetRetRetDNS9RetRet32Ret6RetRetRet217
9United Kingdom John Watson38RetRetRet6411459RetRet6615
10France Didier PironiRet4RetDSQ63RetRet1097Ret105314
11France Jean-Pierre JarierRetRet36511Ret53  Ret6RetRet14
12United States Mario Andretti5Ret443RetRetRetRetRetRetRet510Ret14
13France Jean-Pierre JabouilleRet10RetDNSRetRetNC1RetRetRetRet14RetRet9
14Austria Niki LaudaRetRet6RetRetRetRetRetRetRetRetWD4WD 4
15Italy Elio de Angelis712Ret7RetRetDNQ161211RetRetRetRet43
16Brazil Nelson PiquetRetRet78RetRetRetRetRet12Ret4RetRetRet3
17Belgium Jacky Ickx       Ret6RetRet5RetRetRet3
18Germany Jochen Mass871298Ret615Ret6Ret6RetDNQDNQ3
19Germany Hans Joachim StuckDNSRetRetDSQ148RetDNSDNQRetRetRet11Ret52
20Italy Riccardo PatreseDNS911Ret105Ret14RetRetRetRet13RetRet2
21Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi61113Ret119RetRetRetRetRetRet8871
22Mexico Hector RebaqueRetDNQRetRetRetRet 129RetDNQ7DNQRetDNQ0
23France Patrick TambayRetRet10Ret13DNQDNQ107Ret10RetRetRetRet0
24Argentina Ricardo Zunino             7Ret0
25United Kingdom Geoff Lees         7     0
26Ireland Derek Daly1113DNQRetDNQDNQDNQ   8  RetRet0
27United Kingdom James HuntRetRet8RetRetRetRet        0
28Netherlands Jan LammersRet14RetRet1210DNQ181110RetRetDNQ9DNQ0
29Finland Keke Rosberg       9RetRetRetRetRetDNQRet0
30Italy Vittorio Brambilla            12RetDNQ0
31France Patrick Gaillard       DNQ13DNQRetDNQ   0
32Italy Bruno Giacomelli     Ret 17    Ret Ret0
33Switzerland Marc Surer            DNQDNQRet0
34Italy Arturo MerzarioRetDNQDNQRetDNQDNQ DNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQ0
35Italy Gianfranco Brancatelli    DNQDNQDNPQ        0
36Brazil Alex Ribeiro             DNQDNQ0

1979 F1 Drivers Statistics Table

Driver Races 1st 2nd 3rd Podiums Poles Laps Fastest Lead Points
Australia Alan Jones 15 4 0 1 5 3 812 1 0 43
South Africa Jody Scheckter 15 3 3 0 6 1 907 0 0 60
Canada Gilles Villeneuve 15 3 4 0 7 1 914 6 0 53
France Jacques Laffite 15 2 1 3 6 4 637 2 0 36
Switzerland Clay Regazzoni 15 1 2 2 5 0 720 2 0 32
Argentina Carlos Reutemann 15 0 2 2 4 0 659 0 0 25
United Kingdom John Watson 15 0 0 1 1 0 788 0 0 15
France Didier Pironi 15 0 0 2 2 0 767 0 0 14
United States Mario Andretti 15 0 0 1 1 0 546 0 0 14
Brazil Nelson Piquet 15 0 0 0 0 0 582 1 0 3
Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi 15 0 0 0 0 0 612 0 0 1
France Jean-Pierre Jabouille 14 1 0 0 1 4 446 0 0 9
France René Arnoux 14 0 2 1 3 2 502 2 0 17
Austria Niki Lauda 14 0 0 0 0 0 358 0 0 4
Italy Elio de Angelis 14 0 0 0 0 0 631 0 0 3
Italy Riccardo Patrese 14 0 0 0 0 0 610 0 0 2
France Jean-Pierre Jarier 13 0 0 2 2 0 616 0 0 14
Germany Jochen Mass 13 0 0 0 0 0 636 0 0 3
France Patrick Tambay 13 0 0 0 0 0 429 0 0 0
Germany Hans Joachim Stuck 12 0 0 0 0 0 474 0 0 2
Netherlands Jan Lammers 12 0 0 0 0 0 535 0 0 0
Mexico Hector Rebaque 10 0 0 0 0 0 524 0 0 0
Belgium Jacky Ickx 8 0 0 0 0 0 325 0 0 3
France Patrick Depailler 7 1 1 0 2 0 373 1 0 22
Finland Keke Rosberg 7 0 0 0 0 0 261 0 0 0
United Kingdom James Hunt 7 0 0 0 0 0 195 0 0 0
Ireland Derek Daly 6 0 0 0 0 0 292 0 0 0
Italy Bruno Giacomelli 4 0 0 0 0 0 124 0 0 0
Italy Arturo Merzario 2 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0
Argentina Ricardo Zunino 2 0 0 0 0 0 93 0 0 0
France Patrick Gaillard 2 0 0 0 0 0 107 0 0 0
Italy Vittorio Brambilla 2 0 0 0 0 0 101 0 0 0
Switzerland Marc Surer 1 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 0 0
United Kingdom Geoff Lees 1 0 0 0 0 0 44 0 0 0

1979 Formula 1 Constructors Championship Table

PosTeamCar NoARGBRASOUUSWSPABELMONFREBRIGEROSTDUTITACANUSPts
1Italy Ferrari11Ret6224117544214Ret113
12Ret51177Ret21482Ret221
2United Kingdom Williams279RetRet3RetRetRet4Ret11191Ret75
2810159RetRetRet26125Ret33Ret
3France Ligier2542Ret51Ret5Ret6RetRet5RetRetRet61
2611RetRetRet2Ret8Ret333RetRetRet
4United Kingdom Lotus15Ret443RetRetRetRetRetRetRet510Ret39
2235Ret243138RetRetRet7RetRet
31RetDNQRetRetRetRet 129RetDNQ7   
5United Kingdom Tyrrell3Ret4RetDSQ63RetRet1097Ret105328
4RetRet36511Ret5378Ret6RetRet
33             RetRet
6France Renault15Ret10RetDNSRetRetNC1RetRetRetRet14RetRet26
16RetRetRetDNS9RetRet32Ret6RetRetRet2
7United Kingdom McLaren738RetRetRet6411459RetRet6615
8RetRet10Ret13DNQDNQ107Ret10RetRetRetRet
8United Kingdom Brabham5RetRet6RetRetRetRetRetRetRetRetWD4WDRet7
6RetRet78RetRetRetRetRet12Ret4RetRetRet
9United Kingdom Arrows29DNS911Ret105Ret14RetRetRetRet13RetRet5
30871298Ret615Ret6Ret6RetDNQDNQ
10United Kingdom Shadow17Ret14RetRet1210DNQ181110RetRetDNQ9DNQ3
18712Ret7RetRetDNQ161211RetRetRetRet4
11Germany ATS9DNSRetRetDSQ148RetDNSDNQRetRetRet11Ret52
12Brazil Fittipaldi1461113Ret119RetRetRetRetRetRet8871
19             DNQDNQ
13United Kingdom Wolf20RetRet8RetRetRetRet9RetRetRetRetRetDNQRet0
14United Kingdom Ensign221113DNQRetDNQDNQDNQDNQ13DNQRetDNQDNQDNQRet0
15Italy Alfa Romeo35     Ret 17    Ret Ret0
36            12RetDNQ
16Mexico Rebaque31            DNQRetDNQ0
17Italy Merzario24RetDNQDNQRetDNQDNQDNPQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQDNQ0
18Germany Kauhsen36    DNQDNQ         0

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