1978 Rome Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Italy
Circuit
Round
6
Laps
65
Pole
Fastest Lap
Giacomelli, 1m 10.0s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Derek Daly

19

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart

1h 17m 12.2s

9

2

1

Bruno Giacomelli

8

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW

1h 17m 13.2s

6

3

1

Piero Necchi

39

Astra Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

1h 17m 15s

4

4

8

Manfred Winkelhock

10

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW

1h 17m 47.4s

3

5

13

Beppe Gabbiani

11

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari

1h 17m 47.7s

2

6

10

Ricardo Zunino

26

March Engineering

March 782-BMW

1h 17m 48.5s

1

7

8

Piercarlo Ghinzani

21

Euroracing

March 782-BMW

1h 18m 6.1s

0

8

3

Brian Henton

24

Brian Henton

March 782-Hart

1h 18m 9.3s

0

9

6

Marc Surer

9

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW

64 laps

0

10

1

Elio de Angelis

18

Minardi Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari

64 laps

0

11

6

J David Briggs

71

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart

64 laps

0

12

7

Don Breidenbach

77

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart

63 laps

0

13

7

Miguel Angel Guerra

17

Minardi Team

Chevron B40-BMW

62 laps

0

14

8

Wolfgang Locher

50

Manfred Cassani

Ralt RT1-BMW

62 laps

0

DNQ

Giancarlo Naddeo

53

Giancarlo Naddeo

Martini MK22-Renault

0

DNQ

Gaudenzio Mantova

54

Gaudenzio Mantova

March 772-BMW

0

DNQ

Sergio Mingotti

55

Sergio Mingotti

March 772-BMW

0

DNQ

Giancarlo Martini

4

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart

0

DNQ

Carlo Giorgio

42

Carlo Giorgio

March 742-Hart

0

DNQ

Ariel Bakst

45

Heine Mader Racing

Ralt RT1-BMW

0

DNQ

Walter Raus

78

OASC Racing Team

March 762-BMW

0

DNQ

Gerard Pillon

79

Gerard Pillon

March 782-BMW

0

DNQ

Eje Elgh

15

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart

0

DNQ

Boy Hayje

16

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart

0

DNQ

Giacomo Agostini

12

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-BMW

0

DNQ

Bernard de Dryver

31

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 782-BMW

0

DNQ

Pierre Maublanc

35

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW

0

NC

Alex Ribeiro

23

Alex Ribeiro

March 782-Hart

53 laps Not classified

0

R

Rad Dougall

37

Toleman Group Motorsport

March 782-BMW

9 laps Accident damage

0

R

Roberto Marazzi

28

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW

23 laps Accident

0

R

Keke Rosberg

14

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart

18 laps Accident

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jarier

1

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW

2 laps Engine

0

R

Sandro Cinotti

41

Roloil Racing Team

Chevron B42-BMW

23 laps Accident

0

R

Eddie Cheever

6

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW

21 laps Accident damage

0

R

Ingo Hoffmann

7

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW

Accident

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Bruno Giacomelli

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 8.48s

2

Piero Necchi

Astra Racing

1m 8.91s

3

Marc Surer

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 9.03s

4

Derek Daly

Chevron Cars

1m 9.11s

5

Brian Henton

Brian Henton

1m 9.24s

6

Eddie Cheever

Project 4 Racing

1m 9.25s

7

Ingo Hoffmann

Project 4 Racing

1m 9.6s

8

Keke Rosberg

Fred Opert Racing

1m 9.96s

9

Elio de Angelis

Minardi Team

1m 9.97s

10

Roberto Marazzi

Sanremo Racing

1m 10s

11

Rad Dougall

Toleman Group Motorsport

1m 10.14s

12

Manfred Winkelhock

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 10.26s

13

Alex Ribeiro

Alex Ribeiro

1m 10.29s

14

Jean-Pierre Jarier

Maublanc Racing Services

1m 10.33s

15

Piercarlo Ghinzani

Euroracing

1m 10.35s

16

Ricardo Zunino

March Engineering

1m 10.44s

17

J David Briggs

Briggs Racing Enterprises

1m 10.47s

18

Beppe Gabbiani

Trivellato Racing Team

1m 10.49s

19

Don Breidenbach

Briggs Racing Enterprises

1m 10.84s

20

Miguel Angel Guerra

Minardi Team

1m 10.94s

21

Sandro Cinotti

Roloil Racing Team

1m 11.08s

22

Wolfgang Locher

Manfred Cassani

1m 11.08s

23

Eje Elgh

Fred Opert Racing

1m 11.1s

24

Giancarlo Martini

Chevron Cars

1m 11.2s

25

Giancarlo Naddeo

Giancarlo Naddeo

1m 11.35s

26

Boy Hayje

Fred Opert Racing

1m 11.43s

27

Bernard de Dryver

Bob Salisbury Racing

1m 11.54s

28

Ariel Bakst

Heine Mader Racing

1m 11.78s

29

Carlo Giorgio

Carlo Giorgio

1m 11.79s

30

Walter Raus

OASC Racing Team

1m 12s

31

Gaudenzio Mantova

Gaudenzio Mantova

1m 12.21s

32

Giacomo Agostini

Trivellato Racing Team

1m 13.03s

33

Gerard Pillon

Gerard Pillon

1m 14.17s

34

Sergio Mingotti

Sergio Mingotti

1m 14.64s

35

Pierre Maublanc

Maublanc Racing Services

1m 18.45s

Circuit - Vallelunga

Country

Italy

Location

Campagnano di Roma, Lazio

Type

Permanent road course

Length

1.988 (Miles)

Record

Alessandro Zanardi (Reynard 91D-Mugen), 1m04.939, 110.208 mph, F3000, 1991

First Race

1961 Vallelunga F1

3,169

Championships

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Results

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16,081

Drivers

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9,348

Teams

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865

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