1979 Jochen Rindt Trophy

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
3
Laps
55
Pole
Fastest Lap
Surer, 1m 09.11s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Rad Dougall

15

Toleman Group Motorsport

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 4m 10.31s

9

2

2

Derek Daly

7

Project 4 Racing

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 4m 53.27s

6

3

6

Alberto Colombo

11

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

1h 5m 2.32s

4

4

7

Miguel Angel Guerra

16

Minardi Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 5m 7.39s

3

5

5

Bobby Rahal

6

Chevron Racing Team

Chevron B48-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 5m 19.68s

2

6

14

Huub Rothengatter

23

Racing Team Holland

Chevron B48-Hart (Goodyear)

54 laps

1

7

9

Markus Hottinger

26

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

52 laps

0

8

17

Adrian Russell

40

Aycliffe Team Russell

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

50 laps

0

9

6

Marc Surer

1

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

49 laps Engine

0

NC

Carlo Giorgio

31

Jolly Club

March 742/782-Hart (Goodyear)

45 laps Not classified

0

NC

Kim Mather

35

Kim Mather

March 772P-BMW (Goodyear)

46 laps Not classified

0

R

Teo Fabi

4

March Engineering

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Alain Couderc

28

Ecurie Motul Nogaro

AGS JH16-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Beppe Gabbiani

3

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Juan Traverso

5

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

43 laps Engine

0

R

Wolfgang Locher

25

BFO Racing Team

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

30 laps Bulkhead

0

R

Ariel Bakst

12

Sanremo Racing

March 792-BMW (Pirelli)

21 laps Accident

0

R

Brian Henton

14

Toleman Group Motorsport

Ralt RT2-Hart (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Ferrante Ponti

18

Minardi Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

12 laps Suspension

0

R

Siegfried Stohr

19

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B48-BMW (Goodyear)

1 laps Gearbox

0

R

Ricardo Zunino

2

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

7 laps Accident

0

R

Patrick Neve

20

Onyx Race Engineering

Pilbeam MP42-Hart (Goodyear)

22 laps Electrics

0

R

Eje Elgh

22

Team Tiga

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

36 laps Suspension

0

R

Derek Warwick

77

Team BP with Theodore Racing

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Stephen South

8

Project 4 Racing

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Eddie Cheever

9

Osella Squadra Corse

Osella FA2/79-BMW (Pirelli)

36 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

First Race

1953 Thruxton F2

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