1978 Swedish Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Sweden
Circuit
Round
8
Laps
70
Pole
Fastest Lap
Lauda, 1m 24.836s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Niki Lauda

1

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46B-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

1h 41m 0.606s

9

2

3

Riccardo Patrese

35

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 34.625s

6

3

1

Ronnie Peterson

6

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 34.711s

4

4

11

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

3

5

11

Clay Regazzoni

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

2

6

7

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

1

7

4

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS9-Matra (Goodyear)

69 laps

0

8

6

James Hunt

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

0

9

2

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

69 laps

0

10

2

Carlos Reutemann

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

69 laps

0

11

9

Hans-Joachim Stuck

16

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

12

9

Hector Rebaque

25

Team Rebaque

Lotus 78-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

13

6

Jochen Mass

9

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

14

10

Rolf Stommelen

36

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

67 laps

0

15

8

Keke Rosberg

10

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

63 laps

0

DNQ

Rupert Keegan

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Brett Lunger

30

Liggett Group with BS Fabrications

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Jacky Ickx

22

Team Tissot Ensign

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

0

NC

Arturo Merzario

37

Team Merzario

Merzario A1-Ford (Goodyear)

62 laps Not classified

0

R

Patrick Depailler

4

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps Suspension

0

R

Mario Andretti

5

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

46 laps Engine

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RS01 (Michelin)

28 laps Engine

0

R

Alan Jones

27

Williams Grand Prix Engineering

Williams FW06-Ford (Goodyear)

46 laps Wheel bearing

0

R

Didier Pironi

3

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

8 laps Accident damage

0

R

Vittorio Brambilla

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

7 laps Accident

0

R

John Watson

2

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46B-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

19 laps Throttle

0

R

Jody Scheckter

20

Walter Wolf Racing

Wolf WR5-Ford (Goodyear)

16 laps Overheating

0

Circuit - Anderstorp

Country

Sweden

Location

Anderstorp, Smaland

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.505 (Miles)

Record

Niki Lauda (Brabham BT46B-Alfa Romeo), 1m24.836, 106.299 mph, F1, 1978

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