1978 Thruxton F1

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
11
Laps
45
Pole
Fastest Lap
Lees, 1m 11.27s
1978 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Guy Edwards

4

Team March

March 781S-Ford (Goodyear)

55m 3.18s

20

2

4

Bob Evans

14

John C Cooper

Hesketh 308E-Ford (Goodyear)

55m 7.97s

15

3

4

Desire Wilson

80

Mario Deliotti Racing

Ensign N175-Ford (Goodyear)

55m 26.82s

12

4

4

Valentino Musetti

7

Dave Price Racing

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

55m 42.36s

10

5

Geoff Lees

9

Mario Deliotti Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

55m 50.06s

10

6

6

Don Breidenbach

77

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

56m 9.08s

6

7

2

Divina Galica

1

Melchester Racing

McLaren M23-Ford (Goodyear)

56m 16.6s

4

8

7

Emilio de Villota

5

Centro Asegurador F1

McLaren M25-Ford (Goodyear)

44 laps

3

9

5

Stephen South

12

Stephen South

March 782-Ford (Goodyear)

44 laps

2

10

5

John C Cooper

17

John C Cooper

Hesketh 308E-Ford (Goodyear)

43 laps

1

11

6

Richard Jones

90

Smith and Jones

March 742-Ford (Goodyear)

43 laps

0

12

10

Bruce Allison

3

Team March

March 781-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps Gearbox

0

13

Mike Wilds

6

Graham Eden Racing

Ralt RT1-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps Mechanical

0

14

Norman Dickson

47

Dicksons of Perth

March 772P-Hart (Goodyear)

42 laps

0

15

4

Alan Baillie

38

Alan Baillie

March 752-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps

0

16

2

Dennis Leech

16

Dennis Leech

March 761-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps

0

17

7

J David Briggs

71

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

40 laps Engine

0

R

Alo Lawler

10

Alo Lawler

Ralt RT1-Hart (Goodyear)

27 laps Engine

0

R

Teddy Pilette

11

Stanley BRM

Stanley BRM P207 (Goodyear)

21 laps Engine

0

R

Adrian Russell

20

Adrian Russell

March 762-Ford (Goodyear)

17 laps Engine

0

Circuit - Thruxton

Country

Britain

Location

Thruxton, Hampshire

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.356 (Miles)

Record

Earl Goddard (Reynard 95D-Cosworth), 1m01.96, 136.888 mph, Boss Formula (F3000), 2000

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1953 Thruxton F2

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