1979 Pau Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
7
Laps
73
Pole
Fastest Lap
Cheever, 1m 31.52s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

11

Eddie Cheever

9

Osella Squadra Corse

Osella FA2/79-BMW (Pirelli)

1h 54m 30.32s

9

2

6

Siegfried Stohr

19

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B48-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 54m 58.4s

6

3

2

Marc Surer

1

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

72 laps

4

4

1

Beppe Gabbiani

3

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

72 laps

3

5

12

Patrick Gaillard

39

Chevron Racing Team

Chevron B48-Hart (Goodyear)

72 laps

2

6

5

Miguel Angel Guerra

16

Minardi Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

71 laps

1

7

4

Alberto Colombo

11

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

70 laps

0

8

5

Derek Warwick

77

Team BP with Theodore Racing

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

68 laps Accident

0

9

7

Stephen South

8

Project 4 Racing

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

68 laps Accident

0

DNQ

Armin Hahne

27

Mampe Maurer Team

Maurer MM1-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Ariel Bakst

12

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

0

DNQ

Huub Rothengatter

23

Racing Team Holland

Chevron B48-Hart (Goodyear)

0

R

Wolfgang Locher

25

BFO Racing Team

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

42 laps Accident

0

R

Michel Leclere

2

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

40 laps Electrics

0

R

Eje Elgh

22

Team Tiga

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

47 laps Accident

0

R

Brian Henton

14

Toleman Group Motorsport

Ralt RT2-Hart (Goodyear)

1 laps Accident

0

R

Rad Dougall

15

Toleman Group Motorsport

Ralt RT2-Hart (Goodyear)

14 laps Accident

0

R

Alain Couderc

28

Ecurie Motul Nogaro

AGS JH16-BMW (Goodyear)

21 laps Clutch

0

R

Teo Fabi

4

March Engineering

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

30 laps Accident

0

R

Juan Traverso

5

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 792-Hart (Goodyear)

61 laps Accident

0

R

Bobby Rahal

6

Chevron Racing Team

Chevron B48-Hart (Goodyear)

30 laps Accident

0

R

Derek Daly

7

Project 4 Racing

March 792-BMW (Goodyear)

30 laps Accident

0

Circuit - Pau

Country

France

Location

Pau, Aquitaine

Type

Temporary street circuit

Length

1.715 (Miles)

Record

Emanuele Naspetti (Reynard 92D-Cosworth), 1m09.82, 88.428 mph, F3000, 1992

First Race

1933 Pau Grand Prix

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