1979 Austrian Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Austria
Circuit
Round
11
Laps
54
Pole
Fastest Lap
Arnoux, 1m 35.77s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Alan Jones

27

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 27m 38.01s

9

2

3

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

1h 28m 14.06s

6

3

5

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 28m 24.78s

4

4

5

Jody Scheckter

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

1h 28m 25.22s

3

5

1

Clay Regazzoni

28

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 28m 26.93s

2

6

5

Rene Arnoux

16

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RE10 (Michelin)

53 laps

1

7

3

Didier Pironi

3

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

8

3

Derek Daly

4

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

9

7

John Watson

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M29-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

10

4

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M29-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

DNQ

Arturo Merzario

24

Team Merzario

Merzario A2-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Hector Rebaque

31

Team Rebaque

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

0

R

Patrick Gaillard

22

Team Ensign

Ensign N179-Ford (Goodyear)

42 laps Suspension

0

R

Jochen Mass

30

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A2-Ford (Goodyear)

1 laps Engine

0

R

Riccardo Patrese

29

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A2-Ford (Goodyear)

34 laps Suspension

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RE10 (Michelin)

16 laps Transmission

0

R

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F6A-Ford (Goodyear)

15 laps Brakes

0

R

Niki Lauda

5

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT48-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

45 laps Oil leak

0

R

Nelson Piquet

6

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT48-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

32 laps Engine

0

R

Hans-Joachim Stuck

9

ATS Wheels

ATS D3-Ford (Goodyear)

28 laps Engine

0

R

Mario Andretti

1

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

Clutch

0

R

Carlos Reutemann

2

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

22 laps Handling

0

R

Keke Rosberg

20

Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing

Wolf WR9-Ford (Goodyear)

15 laps Electrics

0

R

Jacky Ickx

25

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

26 laps Engine

0

R

Elio de Angelis

18

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

34 laps Engine

0

R

Jan Lammers

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

3 laps Accident

0

Circuit - Osterreichring

Country

Austria

Location

Spielberg, Styria

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.692 (Miles)

Record

Nigel Mansell (Williams FW11B-Honda), 1m28.318, 150.493 mph, F1, 1987

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