Event: South African Grand Prix
Track: Kyalami

Classification 1979 South African F1 GP

PNoDriverTeamTimeLapsGridPts
112Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari01:41:49.96078
3
9
211South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari01:41:53.38078
2
6
34France Jean-Pierre Jarier
United Kingdom Tyrrell01:42:12.07078
9
4
41United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus01:42:17.84078
8
3
52Argentina Carlos Reutemann
United Kingdom Team Lotus01:42:56.93078
11
2
65Austria Niki Lauda
United Kingdom Brabham+1 lap77
4
1
76Brazil Nelson Piquet
United Kingdom Brabham+1 lap77
12
0
820United Kingdom James Hunt
Canada Wolf+1 lap77
13
0
928Switzerland Clay Regazzoni
United Kingdom Williams+2 laps76
22
0
108France Patrick Tambay
United Kingdom McLaren+3 laps75
17
0
1129Italy Riccardo Patrese
United Kingdom Arrows+3 laps75
16
0
1230Germany Jochen Mass
United Kingdom Arrows+4 laps74
20
0
1314Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi
Brazil Fittipaldi+4 laps74
18
0
DNF31Mexico Hector Rebaque
United Kingdom Team LotusEngine71
23
0
DNF16France René Arnoux
France RenaultTyre67
10
0
DNF27Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom WilliamsSuspension63
19
0
DNF7United Kingdom John Watson
United Kingdom McLarenIgnition61
14
0
DNF9Germany Hans Joachim Stuck
Germany ATSAccident57
24
0
DNF15France Jean-Pierre Jabouille
France RenaultEngine47
1
0
DNF26France Jacques Laffite
France LigierAccident45
6
0
DNF3France Didier Pironi
United Kingdom TyrrellThrottle25
7
0
DNF18Italy Elio de Angelis
United Kingdom ShadowAccident16
15
0
DNF25France Patrick Depailler
France LigierAccident4
5
0
DNF17Netherlands Jan Lammers
United Kingdom ShadowAccident2
21
0
DNQ22Ireland Derek Daly
United Kingdom EnsignNo Time0

0
DNQ24Italy Arturo Merzario
Italy MerzarioNo Time0

0
Fastest lap: 1:14.412 min by Gilles Villeneuve (Ferrari 312T4) in lap 23

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