1979 Thruxton F1

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
13
Laps
50
Pole
Fastest Lap
De Villota, 1m 09.43s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Rupert Keegan

16

Charles Clowes Racing

Arrows A1-Ford

58m 42.49s

9

2

1

Ricardo Zunino

17

Charles Clowes Racing

Arrows A1-Ford

58m 46.85s

8

3

1

David Kennedy

11

Theodore Racing Hong Kong

Wolf WR6-Ford

58m 48.22s

4

4

3

Bernard de Dryver

5

RAM Racing

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford

59m 48.22s

3

5

6

Neil Bettridge

2

Melchester Racing

Tyrrell 008-Ford

49 laps

2

6

4

Giacomo Agostini

9

Dave Price Racing

Williams FW06-Ford

49 laps

1

7

2

Desire Wilson

1

Melchester Racing

Tyrrell 008-Ford

48 laps

0

8

8

Guido Pardini

10

Dave Price Racing

Williams FW06-Ford

48 laps

0

9

11

Dennis Leech

24

Dennis Leech

McLaren M23-Ford

47 laps

0

10

3

David Purley

27

Onyx Race Engineering

Pilbeam R21-Ford

46 laps

0

11

7

John C Cooper

8

John Cooper Racing

March 792-Hart

46 laps Fuel starvation

0

12

7

Mike Wilds

15

Pontin Racing

March 772P-BMW

46 laps

0

13

5

Derek Warwick

77

Theodore Racing Hong Kong

March 792-Hart

46 laps

0

14

Norman Dickson

30

Dicksons of Perth

March 792-Hart

45 laps

0

DNS

Kim Mather

6

Graham Eden Racing

Chevron B41-Ford

0

R

Guy Edwards

4

RAM Racing

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford

17 laps Puncture

0

R

Emilio de Villota

3

Madom F1 Team

Lotus 78-Ford

28 laps Accident

1

R

Herve Regout

25

RAM Racing

Chevron B42-Hart

25 laps Wing

0

R

Gordon Smiley

22

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford

12 laps Accident

0

R

Brian Robinson

19

Tony Dean

Chevron B42-Hart

6 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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