1979 Canadian Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Canada
Circuit
Round
14
Laps
72
Pole
Fastest Lap
Jones, 1m 31.272s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Alan Jones

27

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 52m 6.892s

9

2

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

1h 52m 7.972s

6

3

Clay Regazzoni

28

Albilad-Saudia Racing Team

Williams FW07-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 53m 20.548s

4

4

5

Jody Scheckter

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T4 (Michelin)

71 laps

3

5

1

Didier Pironi

3

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

71 laps

2

6

11

John Watson

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M29-Ford (Goodyear)

70 laps

1

7

12

Ricardo Zunino

5

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT49-Ford (Goodyear)

68 laps

0

8

7

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F6A-Ford (Goodyear)

67 laps

0

9

12

Jan Lammers

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

67 laps

0

10

Mario Andretti

1

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

66 laps Out of fuel

0

DNQ

Keke Rosberg

20

Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing

Wolf WR9-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNP

Niki Lauda

5

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT49-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Alex Ribeiro

19

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F6A-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNP

Bruno Giacomelli

35

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo 179 (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Arturo Merzario

24

Team Merzario

Merzario A2-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Marc Surer

22

Team Ensign

Ensign N179-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Jochen Mass

30

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A2-Ford (Goodyear)

0

R

Riccardo Patrese

29

Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team

Arrows A1-Ford (Goodyear)

20 laps Spun

0

R

Hector Rebaque

31

Team Rebaque

Rebaque HR100-Ford (Goodyear)

26 laps Engine mountings

0

R

Derek Daly

33

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

28 laps Engine

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jarier

4

Candy Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 009-Ford (Goodyear)

33 laps Engine

0

R

Vittorio Brambilla

36

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo 179 (Goodyear)

52 laps Metering unit

0

R

Nelson Piquet

6

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT49-Ford (Goodyear)

61 laps Gearbox

0

R

Rene Arnoux

16

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RE10 (Michelin)

14 laps Accident

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RE10 (Michelin)

24 laps Brakes

0

R

Carlos Reutemann

2

Martini Racing Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

23 laps Suspension

0

R

Hans-Joachim Stuck

9

ATS Wheels

ATS D3-Ford (Goodyear)

14 laps Accident

0

R

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M29-Ford (Goodyear)

19 laps Engine

0

R

Elio de Angelis

18

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9B-Ford (Goodyear)

24 laps Electrics

0

R

Jacky Ickx

25

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

47 laps Gearbox

0

R

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS11-Ford (Goodyear)

10 laps Engine

0

Circuit - Montreal

Country

Canada

Location

Montreal, Quebec

Type

Temporary road course

Length

2.74 (Miles)

Record

Nelson Piquet (Williams FW11-Honda), 1m25.443, 115.446 mph, F1, 1986

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