1979 Silverstone F1

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
15
Laps
35
Pole
Fastest Lap
Keegan, 1m 19.45s
1979 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Gordon Smiley

22

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford

48m 7.14s

9

2

1

Rupert Keegan

16

Charles Clowes Racing

Arrows A1-Ford

48m 14.22s

9

3

5

Geoff Lees

12

Theodore Racing Hong Kong

Wolf WR4-Ford

48m 24.09s

4

4

5

Bernard de Dryver

5

RAM Racing

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford

48m 53.3s

3

5

6

Desire Wilson

1

Melchester Racing

Tyrrell 008-Ford

34 laps

2

6

6

Tiff Needell

6

Graham Eden Racing

Chevron B41-Ford

34 laps

1

7

3

Giacomo Agostini

9

Dave Price Racing

Williams FW06-Ford

34 laps

0

8

3

Guy Edwards

4

RAM Racing

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford

34 laps

0

9

5

David Purley

27

Onyx Race Engineering

Shadow DN9B-Ford

34 laps

0

10

3

Norman Dickson

30

Dicksons of Perth

March 792-Hart

33 laps

0

11

3

Brian Robinson

19

Tony Dean

Chevron B42-Hart

33 laps

0

12

6

Neil Bettridge

2

Melchester Racing

Arrows A1-Ford

32 laps Accident

0

13

4

Richard Jones

33

Robin Smith

Surtees TS19-Ford

32 laps

0

R

Emilio de Villota

3

Madom F1 Team

Lotus 78-Ford

10 laps Accident

0

R

Herve Regout

25

RAM Racing

Chevron B42-Hart

24 laps Gearbox

0

R

David Kennedy

11

Theodore Racing Hong Kong

Wolf WR6-Ford

11 laps Accident

0

R

Kim Mather

15

Pontin Racing

March 772-Ford

23 laps Ignition

0

Circuit - Silverstone

Country

Britain

Location

Silverstone, Northamptonshire

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.932 (Miles)

Record

Alain Prost (McLaren MP4/2B-TAG Porsche), 1m09.886, 151.035 mph, F1, 1985

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