1979 Long Beach Formula 1 Grand Prix
F1 1979 Long Beach results

1979 Long Beach Formula 1 Grand Prix

08 April 1979

Long Beach Grand Prix

Pos   Driver FL Team Time Grid Pts
1 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:50:25.400 1 9
2 ▲ 1 Jody Scheckter Ferrari -00:29.380 3 6
3 ▲ 7 Alan Jones Williams -00:59.690 10 4
4 ▲ 2 Mario Andretti Lotus -01:04.330 6 3
5 ▼ 1 Patrick Depailler Ligier -01:23.520 4 2
6 ▲ 1 Jean-Pierre Jarier Tyrrell -1 lap 7 1
7 ▲ 13 Elio de Angelis Shadow -2 laps 20  
8 ▲ 4 Nelson Piquet Brabham -2 laps 12  
9 ▲ 4 Jochen Mass Arrows -2 laps 13  
10 ▲ 13 Hector Rebaque Lotus 71 laps 23  
11 ▲ 13 Derek Daly Ensign 69 laps 24  
12 ▲ 6 John Watson McLaren 62 laps 18  
13 ▲ 2 Clay Regazzoni Williams 48 laps 15  
14 Jan Lammers Shadow 47 laps 14  
15 ▼ 6 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 40 laps 9  
16 ▼ 14 Carlos Reutemann Lotus 21 laps 2  
17 ▼ 1 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 19 laps 16  
18 ▲ 4 Arturo Merzario Merzario 13 laps 22  
19 ▼ 14 Jacques Laffite Ligier 8 laps 5  
20 ▼ 12 James Hunt Wolf 0 laps 8  
21 ▼ 2 Patrick Tambay McLaren 0 laps 19  
22 ▼ 11 Niki Lauda Brabham 0 laps 11  
23 ▼ 6 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 72 laps DQ 17  
24 ▼ 3 Hans-Joachim Stuck ATS 49 laps DQ 21  
25 ▼ 5 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault DNS 20  
26 ▼ 4 Rene Arnoux Renault DNS 22  

Fastest lap Gilles Villeneuve : 1:21.200

First

TypeDriver#Future
pole Gilles Villeneuve 1

Aniversary

TypeDriver#Aniversary#Future
race Didier Pironi 20 52
race Hans-Joachim Stuck 70 11
race Jacques Laffite 70 110
race James Hunt 90 3
race Jean-Pierre Jarier 80 62
race Jochen Mass 80 33