1978 F1 Championship Standings

See all 1978 F1 results for each race, driver and team.

Here you can find the 1978 F1 teams overview, we also have all other F1 results since 1950.

1978 F1 Championship Overview

1978 F1 World Championship
RaceDateWinnerTeamLapsTime
1978 Argentine F1 GPJanuary 15United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus5201:37:04.470
1978 Brazilian F1 GPJanuary 29Argentina Carlos Reutemann
Italy Ferrari6301:49:59.860
1978 South African F1 GPMarch 4Sweden Ronnie Peterson
United Kingdom Team Lotus7801:42:15.767
1978 USA West F1 GPApril 2Argentina Carlos Reutemann
Italy Ferrari8001:52:01.301
1978 Monaco F1 GPMay 7France Patrick Depailler
United Kingdom Tyrrell7501:55:14.660
1978 Belgian F1 GPMay 21United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus7001:39:52.020
1978 Spanish F1 GPJune 4United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus7501:41:47.060
1978 Swedish F1 GPJune 17Austria Niki Lauda
United Kingdom Brabham7001:41:00.606
1978 French F1 GPJuly 2United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus5401:38:51.920
1978 British F1 GPJuly 16Argentina Carlos Reutemann
Italy Ferrari7601:42:12.390
1978 German F1 GPJuly 30United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus4501:28:00.900
1978 Austrian F1 GPAugust 13Sweden Ronnie Peterson
United Kingdom Team Lotus5401:41:21.570
1978 Dutch F1 GPAugust 27United States Mario Andretti
United Kingdom Team Lotus7501:41:04.230
1978 Italian F1 GPSeptember 10Austria Niki Lauda
United Kingdom Brabham4001:07:04.540
1978 USA F1 GPOctober 1Argentina Carlos Reutemann
Italy Ferrari5901:40:48.800
1978 Canadian F1 GPOctober 8Canada Gilles Villeneuve
Italy Ferrari7001:57:49.196

1978 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Table

PosDriverARGBRASOUUSWMONBELSPASWEFREBRIGEROSTDUTITAUSCANPts
1United States Mario Andretti147*21111*DNF1DNF1DNF16*DNF1064
2Sweden Ronnie Peterson5DNF14DNF2*232DNFDNF*1*2DNF  51
3Argentina Carlos Reutemann71*DNF183DNF1018*1DNFDSQ731348
4Austria Niki Lauda23DNFDNF2*DNFDNF1*DNF2*DNFDNF3*1DNFDNF44
5France Patrick Depailler3DNF231DNFDNFDNFDNF4DNF2DNF11DNF534
6United Kingdom John WatsonDNF83DNF4DNF5DNF437742DNFDNF25
7South Africa Jody Scheckter10DNFDNFDNF3DNF4DNF6DNF2DNF12123224
8France Jacques Laffite16955DNF537710358411DNF19
9Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi92DNF89DNFDNF6DNFDNF44585DNF17
10Canada Gilles Villeneuve8*DNFDNFDNFDNF410912DNF8367DNF117
11Italy Riccardo Patrese 10DNF66DNFDNF28DNF9DNFDNFDNF 411
12Australia Alan JonesDNF1147*DNF108DNF5DNFDNFDNFDNF1329*11
13France Patrick Tambay6DNFDNF127 DNF496DNFDNF95688
14United Kingdom James Hunt4DNFDNFDNFDNFDNF683DNFDSQDNF10DNF7DNF8
15France Didier Pironi1466DNF5612DNF10DNF5DNFDNFDNF1077
16Switzerland Clay Regazzoni155DNQ10DNQDNF155DNFDNFDNQNCDNQNC14DNQ4
17France Jean-Pierre Jabouille  DNFDNF10NC13DNFDNFDNFDNFDNFDNFDNF4123
18Germany Hans Joachim Stuck17DNFDNQDNSDNFDNFDNF11115DNFDNFDNFDNFDNFDNF2
19Ireland Derek Daly   DNPQDNPQDNQ  DNQDNF DSQDNF10861
20Mexico Hector RebaqueDNQDNF10DNPQDNPQDNPQDNF12DNQDNF6DNF11DNQDNFDNQ1
21Italy Vittorio Brambilla18DNQ12DNFDNQ137DNF179DNF6DSQDNF  1
22United States Eddie CheeverDNQDNQDNF             0
23Italy Beppe Gabbiani              DNQDNQ0
24United States Bobby Rahal              12DNF0
25Austria Hans Binder           DNQ    0
26Italy Carlo Gimax Franchi             DNQ  0
27United Kingdom Geoff Lees         DNQ      0
28Italy Arturo MerzarioDNFDNQDNFDNFDNPQDNPQDNQNCDNQDNFDNQDNQDNFDNFDNFDNQ0
29Austria Harald Ertl          11DNFDNPQDNQ  0
30Netherlands Michael Bleekemolen            DNQDNQDNFDNPQ0
31Brazil Nelson Piquet          DNFDNFDNF9 110
32United Kingdom Rupert KeeganDNFDNFDNFDNSDNFDNQ11DNQDNFDNQDNQDNQDNS   0
33Italy Bruno Giacomelli     8  DNF7  DNF14  0
34Germany Rolf Stommelen  99DNFDNF141415DNQDSQDNPQDNPQDNPQ16DNPQ0
35United States Brett Lunger13DNF11DNQDNPQ7DNQDNQDNF8DNPQ8DNFDNF13 0
36France René Arnoux  DNQ DNPQ9  14 DNPQ9DNF 9DNF0
37Spain Emilio de Villota      DNQ         0
38United States Danny OngaisDNFDNF DNPQ        DNPQ   0
39Italy Lamberto LeoniDNFDNFDNQDNQ            0
40Finland Keke Rosberg  DNFDNPQDNPQDNQDNPQ1516DNF10NCDNFDNPQDNFNC0
41Italy Alberto Colombo     DNQDNQ      DNPQ  0
42Germany Jochen Mass117DNFDNFDNQ1191313NCDNFDNQDNQ   0
43France Jean-Pierre Jarier12DNS811DNQ     DNQ   15*DNF0
44Belgium Jacky Ickx    DNF12DNFDNQ        0
45United Kingdom Divina GalicaDNQDNQ              0
46United Kingdom Tony Trimmer         DNQ      0

1978 F1 Drivers Statistics Table

DriverGP1st2nd3rdPodPoleLapsFLPTS
United States Mario Andretti1661078870364
Argentina Carlos Reutemann1640372931248
Austria Niki Lauda1623271667444
France Patrick Depailler1612250723034
Canada Gilles Villeneuve1610120833117
United Kingdom John Watson1601231752025
South Africa Jody Scheckter1602240784024
France Jacques Laffite1600220944019
Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi1601010755017
Australia Alan Jones1601010771211
United Kingdom James Hunt160011057708
France Didier Pironi160000072507
France Patrick Tambay150000080308
Sweden Ronnie Peterson1424173721351
Italy Riccardo Patrese1401010641011
France Jean-Pierre Jabouille140000055503
Germany Hans Joachim Stuck140000048802
Italy Vittorio Brambilla120000056101
Switzerland Clay Regazzoni110000056004
United States Brett Lunger100000047200
Germany Jochen Mass100000049700
Mexico Hector Rebaque90000034401
Germany Rolf Stommelen90000050700
Finland Keke Rosberg90000038000
Italy Arturo Merzario80000025900
Ireland Derek Daly60000024901
France René Arnoux60000030800
United Kingdom Rupert Keegan60000018200
Brazil Nelson Piquet50000016000
Italy Bruno Giacomelli50000027100
France Jean-Pierre Jarier50000130710
Belgium Jacky Ickx30000015500
Austria Harald Ertl2000004800
United States Danny Ongais2000004800
Italy Lamberto Leoni2000002800
United States Bobby Rahal2000007400
United States Eddie Cheever100000800
Netherlands Michael Bleekemolen1000004300

1978 Formula 1 Constructors Championship Table

PosTeamARGBRASOUUSWMONBELSPASWEFREBRIGEROSTDUTITAUSCANPts
1United Kingdom Team Lotus1412111131DNF1116151086
2Italy Ferrari71DNF18310912183631158
3United Kingdom Brabham233DNF2DNF51427731DNF1153
4United Kingdom Tyrrell36231612DNF10452DNF1110538
5Canada Wolf10DNFDNFDNF3DNF4DNF6DNF2NC12123224
6France Ligier16955DNF537710358411DNF19
7Brazil Fittipaldi92DNF89DNFDNF6DNFDNF44585DNF17
8United Kingdom McLaren4DNF1112776436DSQ8956815
9United Kingdom Arrows 10966DNF1428DNF9DNFDNFDNF16411
10United Kingdom WilliamsDNF1147DNF108DNF5DNFDNFDNFDNF132911
11United Kingdom Shadow155DNQ10DNFDNF155115DNFNCDNFNC14DNF6
12France Renault  DNFDNF10NC13DNFDNFDNFDNFDNFDNFDNF4123
13United Kingdom Surtees18DNF12DNFDNF137DNF179DNF6DSQDNFDNQDNF1
14United Kingdom EnsignDNFDNFDNQDNQDNF12DNFDNQDNQDNF11DSQDNF10861
15France Martini  DNQ DNPQ9  14 DNPQ9DNF 9 0
16Italy MerzarioDNFDNQDNFDNFDNPQDNPQDNQNCDNQDNFDNQDNQDNFDNFDNFDNQ0
17United Kingdom HeskethDNQDNQDNFDNPQDNPQDNQ          0
18Hong Kong TheodoreDNQDNQDNFDNPQDNPQDNQDNPQ         0
19Germany ATS117811DNQ1191313NCDNFDNQDNQDNQDNFNC0

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