1978 Canadian Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Canada
Circuit
Round
16
Laps
70
Pole
Fastest Lap
Jones, 1m 38.072s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

1h 57m 49.196s

9

2

Jody Scheckter

20

Walter Wolf Racing

Wolf WR6-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 58m 2.568s

6

3

8

Carlos Reutemann

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

1h 58m 8.604s

4

4

8

Riccardo Patrese

35

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A1-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 58m 13.863s

3

5

8

Patrick Depailler

4

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 58m 17.754s

2

6

9

Derek Daly

22

Team Tissot Ensign

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 58m 43.672s

1

7

11

Didier Pironi

3

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 59m 10.446s

0

8

9

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 59m 15.756s

0

9

4

Alan Jones

27

Williams Grand Prix Engineering

Williams FW06-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 59m 18.138s

0

10

1

Mario Andretti

5

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

0

11

3

Nelson Piquet

66

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

69 laps

0

12

10

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RS01 (Michelin)

65 laps

0

DNQ

Clay Regazzoni

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Hector Rebaque

25

Team Rebaque

Lotus 78-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Beppe Gabbiani

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS19-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Michael Bleekemolen

9

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Rolf Stommelen

36

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Arturo Merzario

37

Team Merzario

Merzario A1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

NC

Keke Rosberg

10

ATS Racing Team

ATS D1-Ford (Goodyear)

58 laps Not classified

0

R

Niki Lauda

1

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

5 laps Accident

0

R

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Rene Arnoux

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

37 laps Oil pressure

0

R

Hans-Joachim Stuck

16

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

1 laps Accident damage

0

R

John Watson

2

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

8 laps Accident

0

R

Bobby Rahal

21

Walter Wolf Racing

Wolf WR1-Ford (Goodyear)

16 laps Fuel system

0

R

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS9-Matra (Goodyear)

52 laps Transmission

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jarier

55

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

49 laps Oil cooler

0

R

James Hunt

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

51 laps Accident

0

Circuit - Montreal

Country

Canada

Location

Montreal, Quebec

Type

Temporary road course

Length

2.796 (Miles)

Record

Alan Jones (Williams FW06-Ford), 1m38.072, 102.625 mph, F1, 1978

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