Event: US Grand Prix
Track: Watkins Glen International

Classification 1979 USA F1 GP

Pos No Driver Team Time Laps Grid Pts
1 12 Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari 01:52:17.734 59
3
9
2 16 France René Arnoux
France Renault 01:53:06.521 59
7
6
3 3 France Didier Pironi
United Kingdom Tyrrell 01:53:10.933 59
10
4
4 18 Italy Elio de Angelis
United Kingdom Shadow 01:53:48.246 59
20
3
5 9 Germany Hans Joachim Stuck
Germany ATS 01:53:58.993 59
14
2
6 7 United Kingdom John Watson
United Kingdom McLaren +1 lap 58
13
1
7 14 Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi
Brazil Fittipaldi +5 laps 54
23
0
8 6 Brazil Nelson Piquet
United Kingdom Brabham Transmission 53
2
0
DNF 33 Ireland Derek Daly
United Kingdom Tyrrell Spun Off 52
15
0
DNF 11 South Africa Jody Scheckter
Italy Ferrari Tyre 48
16
0
DNF 29 Italy Riccardo Patrese
United Kingdom Arrows Suspension 44
19
0
DNF 27 Australia Alan Jones
United Kingdom Williams Wheel 36
1
0
DNF 22 Switzerland Marc Surer
United Kingdom Ensign Engine 32
21
0
DNF 28 Switzerland Clay Regazzoni
United Kingdom Williams Accident 29
5
0
DNF 5 Argentina Ricardo Zunino
United Kingdom Brabham Spun Off 25
9
0
DNF 15 France Jean-Pierre Jabouille
France Renault Engine 24
8
0
DNF 20 Finland Keke Rosberg
Canada Wolf Accident 20
12
0
DNF 8 France Patrick Tambay
United Kingdom McLaren Engine 20
22
0
DNF 4 France Jean-Pierre Jarier
United Kingdom Tyrrell Accident 18
11
0
DNF 1 United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus Gearbox 16
17
0
DNF 2 Argentina Carlos Reutemann
United Kingdom Team Lotus Spun Off 6
6
0
DNF 26 France Jacques Laffite
France Ligier Spun Off 3
4
0
DNF 25 Belgium Jacky Ickx
France Ligier Spun Off 2
24
0
DNF 35 Italy Bruno Giacomelli
Switzerland Alfa Romeo Spun Off 0
18
0
DNQ 36 Italy Vittorio Brambilla
Switzerland Alfa Romeo No Time 0

0
DNQ 30 Germany Jochen Mass
United Kingdom Arrows No Time 0

0
DNQ 17 Netherlands Jan Lammers
United Kingdom Shadow No Time 0

0
DNQ 31 Mexico Hector Rebaque
Mexico Rebaque No Time 0

0
DNQ 19 Brazil Alex Ribeiro
Brazil Fittipaldi No Time 0

0
DNQ 24 Italy Arturo Merzario
Italy Merzario No Time 0

0
Fastest lap: 1:40.-54 min by Nelson Piquet (Brabham BT49) in lap 51

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