Event: French Grand Prix
Track: Watkins Glen International

Classification 1979 French F1 GP

Pos No Driver Team Time Laps Grid Pts
1 15 France Jean-Pierre Jabouille
France Renault 01:35:20.420 80
1
9
2 12 Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari 01:35:35.010 80
3
6
3 16 France René Arnoux
France Renault 01:35:35.250 80
2
4
4 27 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams 01:35:57.030 80
7
3
5 4 France Jean-Pierre Jarier
United Kingdom Tyrrell 01:36:24.930 80
10
2
6 28 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni
United Kingdom Williams 01:36:25.930 80
9
1
7 11 South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari +1 lap 79
5
0
8 26 France Jacques Laffite
France Ligier +1 lap 79
8
0
9 20 Finland Keke Rosberg
Canada Wolf +1 lap 79
16
0
10 8 France Patrick Tambay
United Kingdom McLaren +2 laps 78
20
0
11 7 United Kingdom John Watson
United Kingdom McLaren +2 laps 78
15
0
12 31 Mexico Hector Rebaque
United Kingdom Team Lotus +2 laps 78
23
0
13 2 Argentina Carlos Reutemann
United Kingdom Team Lotus +3 laps 77
13
0
14 29 Italy Riccardo Patrese
United Kingdom Arrows +3 laps 77
19
0
15 30 Germany Jochen Mass
United Kingdom Arrows +5 laps 75
22
0
16 18 Italy Elio de Angelis
United Kingdom Shadow +5 laps 75
24
0
17 35 Italy Bruno Giacomelli
Switzerland Alfa Romeo +5 laps 75
17
0
18 17 Netherlands Jan Lammers
United Kingdom Shadow +7 laps 73
21
0
DNF 3 France Didier Pironi
United Kingdom Tyrrell Suspension 71
11
0
DNF 14 Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi
Brazil Fittipaldi Engine 53
18
0
DNF 6 Brazil Nelson Piquet
United Kingdom Brabham Accident 52
4
0
DNF 1 United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus Brakes 51
12
0
DNF 25 Belgium Jacky Ickx
France Ligier Engine 45
14
0
DNF 5 Austria Niki Lauda
United Kingdom Brabham Spun Off 23
6
0
DNS 9 Germany Hans Joachim Stuck
Germany ATS Tyre Dispute 0

0
DNQ 22 France Patrick Gaillard
United Kingdom Ensign No Time 0

0
DNQ 24 Italy Arturo Merzario
Italy Merzario No Time 0

0
Fastest lap: 1:09.160 min by René Arnoux (Renault RS10) in lap 71

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