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1979 Watkins Glen Formula 1 Grand Prix
F1 1979 Watkins Glen results

1979 Watkins Glen Formula 1 Grand Prix

07 October 1979

Watkins Glen Grand Prix

Pos   Driver FL Team Time Grid Pts
1 ▲ 2 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:52:17.734 3 9
2 ▲ 5 Rene Arnoux Renault -00:48.787 7 6
3 ▲ 7 Didier Pironi Tyrrell -00:53.199 10 4
4 ▲ 16 Elio de Angelis Shadow -01:30.512 20 3
5 ▲ 9 Hans-Joachim Stuck ATS -01:41.259 14 2
6 ▲ 7 John Watson McLaren -1 lap 13 1
7 ▲ 16 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi -5 laps 23  
8 ▼ 6 Nelson Piquet Brabham -6 laps 2  
9 ▲ 6 Derek Daly Tyrrell 52 laps 15  
10 ▲ 6 Jody Scheckter Ferrari 48 laps 16  
11 ▲ 8 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 44 laps 19  
12 ▼ 11 Alan Jones Williams 36 laps 1  
13 ▲ 8 Marc Surer Ensign 32 laps 21  
14 ▼ 9 Clay Regazzoni Williams 29 laps 5  
15 ▼ 6 Ricardo Zunino Brabham 25 laps 9  
16 ▼ 8 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 24 laps 8  
17 ▲ 5 Patrick Tambay McLaren 20 laps 22  
18 ▼ 6 Keke Rosberg Wolf 20 laps 12  
19 ▼ 8 Jean-Pierre Jarier Tyrrell 18 laps 11  
20 ▼ 3 Mario Andretti Lotus 16 laps 17  
21 ▼ 15 Carlos Reutemann Lotus 6 laps 6  
22 ▼ 18 Jacques Laffite Ligier 3 laps 4  
23 ▲ 1 Jacky Ickx Ligier 2 laps 24  
24 ▼ 6 Bruno Giacomelli Alfa Romeo 0 laps 18  
25 ▼ 25 Vittorio Brambilla Alfa Romeo DNQ 0  
26 ▼ 26 Jochen Mass Arrows DNQ 0  
27 ▼ 27 Jan Lammers Shadow DNQ 0  
28 ▼ 28 Hector Rebaque Rebaque DNQ 0  
29 ▼ 29 Alex Ribeiro-Dias Fittipaldi DNQ 0  
30 ▼ 30 Arturo Merzario Merzario DNQ 0  

Fastest lap Nelson Piquet : 1:40.054

First

TypeDriver#Future
fastlap Nelson Piquet 22

Last

TypeDriver#Past
race Alex Ribeiro-Dias 19
race Arturo Merzario 84
race Hans-Joachim Stuck 80
race Jacky Ickx 121

Aniversary

TypeDriver#Aniversary#Future
race Bruno Giacomelli 10 72
race Derek Daly 20 44
race Nelson Piquet 20 187