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1978 Monaco Grand Prix

Round
5/16
Date
May 7, 1978 at 00:00
Location
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Race: 1978 Monaco GP
Depailler
Winner
1:55:14.660
Winning time
Reutemann
Pole position
Lauda
Fastest lap
1:28.650
Fastest lap time
Pos. Driver Constructor Time/Retired Grid Laps Points
1 #4 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell 1:55:14.660 5th 75 9
2 #1 Niki Lauda Brabham +22.450 3rd 75 6
3 #20 Jody Scheckter Wolf +32.290 9th 75 4
4 #2 John Watson Brabham +33.530 2nd 75 3
5 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell +1:08.060 13th 75 2
6 #35 Riccardo Patrese Arrows +1:08.770 14th 75 1
7 #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren +1 lap 11th 74
8 #11 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari +1 lap 1st 74
9 #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi +1 lap 20th 74
10 #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault +4 laps 12th 71
11 #5 Mario Andretti Lotus +6 laps 4th 69
DNF #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari Accident 8th 62
DNF #6 Ronnie Peterson Lotus Gearbox 7th 56
DNF #7 James Hunt McLaren Handling 6th 43
DNF #36 Rolf Stommelen Arrows Unwell 19th 38
DNF #27 Alan Jones Williams Oil leak 10th 29
DNF #22 Jacky Ickx Ensign Brakes 16th 27
DNF #16 Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow Accident 17th 24
DNF #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier Gearbox 15th 13
DNF #18 Rupert Keegan Surtees Transmission 18th 8
DNQ #9 Jochen Mass ATS
DNQ #17 Clay Regazzoni Shadow
DNQ #10 Jean-Pierre Jarier ATS
DNQ #19 Vittorio Brambilla Surtees
DNPQ #32 Keke Rosberg Theodore
DNPQ #24 Derek Daly Hesketh
DNPQ #31 René Arnoux Martini
DNPQ #25 Héctor Rebaque Lotus
DNPQ #30 Brett Lunger McLaren
DNPQ #37 Arturo Merzario Merzario
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #11 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari 1:28.340
2 #2 John Watson Brabham 1:28.830 +0.490
3 #1 Niki Lauda Brabham 1:28.840 +0.500
4 #5 Mario Andretti Lotus 1:29.100 +0.760
5 #4 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell 1:29.140 +0.800
6 #7 James Hunt McLaren 1:29.220 +0.880
7 #6 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 1:29.230 +0.890
8 #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:29.400 +1.060
9 #20 Jody Scheckter Wolf 1:29.500 +1.160
10 #27 Alan Jones Williams 1:29.510 +1.170
11 #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren 1:30.080 +1.740
12 #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 1:30.180 +1.840
13 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 1:30.550 +2.210
14 #35 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:30.590 +2.250
15 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:30.600 +2.260
16 #22 Jacky Ickx Ensign 1:30.720 +2.380
17 #16 Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow 1:31.300 +2.960
18 #18 Rupert Keegan Surtees 1:31.310 +2.970
19 #36 Rolf Stommelen Arrows 1:31.310 +2.970
20 #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 1:31.360 +3.020
21 #9 Jochen Mass ATS 1:31.400 +3.060
22 #17 Clay Regazzoni Shadow 1:31.610 +3.270
23 #10 Jean-Pierre Jarier ATS 1:32.110 +3.770
24 #19 Vittorio Brambilla Surtees 1:32.460 +4.120
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #35 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:31.310
2 #36 Rolf Stommelen Arrows 1:31.880 +0.570
3 #32 Keke Rosberg Theodore 1:33.070 +1.760
4 #24 Derek Daly Hesketh 1:33.550 +2.240
5 #31 René Arnoux Martini 1:33.720 +2.410
6 #25 Héctor Rebaque Lotus 1:34.590 +3.280
7 #30 Brett Lunger McLaren 1:34.860 +3.550
8 #37 Arturo Merzario Merzario 1:49.430 +18.120
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Lap
1 #1 Niki Lauda Brabham 1:28.650 72

Standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell 1 4 23
2 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari 2 2 18 -5
3 Mario Andretti Lotus 1 2 18 -5
4 Niki Lauda Brabham 0 3 16 -7
5 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 1 1 14 -9
6 John Watson Brabham 0 1 7 -16
7 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 0 1 6 -17
8 Jody Scheckter Wolf 0 1 4 -19
9 Jacques Laffite Ligier 0 0 4 -19
10 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 0 0 4 -19
11 James Hunt McLaren 0 0 3 -20
12 Alan Jones Williams 0 0 3 -20
13 Clay Regazzoni Shadow 0 0 2 -21
14 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 0 0 2 -21
15 Patrick Tambay McLaren 0 0 1 -22
Pos. Constructor Engine Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Lotus Ford 2 3 27
2 Tyrrell Ford 1 4 24 -3
3 Brabham Alfa Romeo 0 4 20 -7
4 Ferrari Ferrari 2 2 18 -9
5 Fittipaldi Ford 0 1 6 -21
6 Wolf Ford 0 1 4 -23
7 Ligier Matra 0 0 4 -23
8 McLaren Ford 0 0 3 -24
9 Williams Ford 0 0 3 -24
10 Shadow Ford 0 0 2 -25
11 Arrows Ford 0 0 2 -25

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The 1978 Monaco Grand Prix started May 7, 1978 on Circuit de Monaco in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Carlos Reutemann started from pole position with John Watson next to him. Niki Lauda started from third place.

In 1 hour, 55 minutes and 14 seconds Patrick Depailler finished the race in first place.The podium was completed with Niki Lauda in second and Jody Scheckter in third place.

After the 1978 Monaco Grand Prix, Patrick Depailler is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 23 points. Depailler is 5 points ahead of Carlos Reutemann.