1979 Belgian Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Belgium
Circuit
Round
6
Laps
70
Pole
Fastest Lap
Villeneuve, 1m 23.09s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

6

Jody Scheckter

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

1h 39m 59.53s

9

2

1

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 40m 14.89s

6

3

9

Didier Pironi

3

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 40m 34.7s

4

4

6

Carlos Reutemann

2

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 40m 46.02s

3

5

11

Riccardo Patrese

29

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A1-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 3.84s

2

6

13

John Watson

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M28B-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 5.38s

1

7

1

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

69 laps Out of fuel

0

8

12

Hans-Joachim Stuck

9

ATS Wheels

ATS D2-Ford (Goodyear)

69 laps

0

9

14

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

10

11

Jan Lammers

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

11

Jean-Pierre Jarier

4

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

67 laps

0

DNQ

Arturo Merzario

24

Team Merzario

Merzario A2-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Derek Daly

22

Team Ensign

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Gianfranco Brancatelli

36

Willi Kauhsen Racing Team

Kauhsen WK005-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

0

R

Mario Andretti

1

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

27 laps Brakes

0

R

James Hunt

20

Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing

Wolf WR8-Ford (Goodyear)

40 laps Accident

0

R

Elio de Angelis

18

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

21 laps Accident

0

R

Patrick Depailler

25

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

46 laps Accident

0

R

Jochen Mass

30

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A1-Ford (Goodyear)

17 laps Spun

0

R

Hector Rebaque

31

Team Rebaque

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

13 laps Driveshaft

0

R

Clay Regazzoni

28

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

1 laps Accident

0

R

Alan Jones

27

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

39 laps Electrics

0

R

Nelson Piquet

6

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT48-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

23 laps Engine

0

R

Niki Lauda

5

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT48-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

23 laps Engine

0

R

Rene Arnoux

16

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RS01 (Michelin)

22 laps Turbocharger

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RE10 (Michelin)

13 laps Turbocharger

0

R

Bruno Giacomelli

35

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo 177 (Goodyear)

21 laps Accident

0

Circuit - Zolder

Country

Belgium

Location

Heusden-Zolder, Limburg

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.648 (Miles)

Record

Rene Arnoux (Ferrari 126C4), 1m19.294, 120.221 mph, F1, 1984

First Race

1963 Zolder ETCC

3,168

Championships

View

13,946

Results

View

16,055

Drivers

View

9,344

Teams

View

865

Circuits

View