1978 Pau Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
4
Laps
73
Pole
Fastest Lap
Giacomelli, 1m 14.45s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Bruno Giacomelli

8

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 33m 11.73s

9

2

6

Eje Elgh

15

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 33m 33.47s

6

3

12

Marc Surer

9

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 33m 45.98s

4

4

12

Piero Necchi

39

Astra Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

1h 34m 4.56s

3

5

1

Eddie Cheever

6

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 34m 25.16s

2

6

4

Patrick Tambay

2

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

72 laps Engine

0

7

6

Roberto Marazzi

28

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

70 laps

1

8

11

Manfred Winkelhock

10

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

70 laps

0

9

2

Derek Daly

19

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

66 laps Accident

0

10

10

Don Breidenbach

77

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

66 laps Fuel pressure

0

11

5

Jacques Laffite

1

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

65 laps Vibration

0

DNQ

Wolfgang Locher

50

Manfred Cassani

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

J David Briggs

71

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Keke Rosberg

14

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Bernard de Dryver

31

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Sandro Cinotti

41

Roloil Racing Team

Chevron B40-BMW (Goodyear)

0

NC

Alberto Colombo

25

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

53 laps Not classified

0

NC

Alex Ribeiro

23

Alex Ribeiro

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

64 laps Not classified

0

R

Brian Henton

24

Brian Henton

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

13 laps Battery

0

R

Piercarlo Ghinzani

21

Euroracing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

25 laps Throttle cable

0

R

Ricardo Zunino

26

March Engineering

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

32 laps Oil radiator

0

R

Jose Dolhem

49

Sol-Amor GPA Motul

AGS JH15-BMW (Goodyear)

51 laps Accident

0

R

Alain Prost

4

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B40-Hart (Goodyear)

6 laps Engine

0

R

Ingo Hoffmann

7

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

Circuit - Pau

Country

France

Location

Pau, Aquitaine

Type

Temporary street circuit

Length

1.715 (Miles)

Record

Emanuele Naspetti (Reynard 92D-Cosworth), 1m09.82, 88.428 mph, F3000, 1992

First Race

1933 Pau Grand Prix

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