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1979 Austrian Grand Prix

Round
11/15
Date
Aug 12, 1979 at 00:00
Location
Spielberg, Austria
Circuit
Pos. Driver Constructor Time/Retired Grid Laps Points
1 #27 Alan Jones Williams 1:27:38.010 2nd 54 9
2 #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari +36.050 5th 54 6
3 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier +46.770 8th 54 4
4 #11 Jody Scheckter Ferrari +47.210 9th 54 3
5 #28 Clay Regazzoni Williams +48.920 6th 54 2
6 #16 René Arnoux Renault +1 lap 1st 53 1
7 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell +1 lap 10th 53
8 #4 Derek Daly Tyrrell +1 lap 11th 53
9 #7 John Watson McLaren +1 lap 16th 53
10 #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren +1 lap 14th 53
DNF #5 Niki Lauda Brabham Engine 4th 45
DNF #22 Patrick Gaillard Ensign Suspension 24th 42
DNF #18 Elio de Angelis Shadow Engine 22nd 34
DNF #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows Suspension 13th 34
DNF #6 Nelson Piquet Brabham Engine 7th 32
DNF #9 Hans-Joachim Stuck ATS Engine 18th 28
DNF #25 Jacky Ickx Ligier Engine 21st 26
DNF #2 Carlos Reutemann Lotus Handling 17th 22
DNF #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault Gearbox 3rd 16
DNF #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi Brakes 19th 15
DNF #20 Keke Rosberg Wolf Electrical 12th 15
DNF #17 Jan Lammers Shadow Accident 23rd 3
DNF #30 Jochen Mass Arrows Engine 20th 1
DNF #1 Mario Andretti Lotus Clutch 15th 0
DNQ #31 Héctor Rebaque Lotus
DNQ #24 Arturo Merzario Merzario
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #16 René Arnoux Renault 1:34.070
2 #27 Alan Jones Williams 1:34.280 +0.210
3 #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 1:34.450 +0.380
4 #5 Niki Lauda Brabham 1:35.510 +1.440
5 #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:35.700 +1.630
6 #28 Clay Regazzoni Williams 1:35.820 +1.750
7 #6 Nelson Piquet Brabham 1:35.850 +1.780
8 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:35.920 +1.850
9 #11 Jody Scheckter Ferrari 1:36.100 +2.030
10 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 1:36.260 +2.190
11 #4 Derek Daly Tyrrell 1:36.420 +2.350
12 #20 Keke Rosberg Wolf 1:36.670 +2.600
13 #29 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:36.710 +2.640
14 #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren 1:36.720 +2.650
15 #1 Mario Andretti Lotus 1:37.110 +3.040
16 #7 John Watson McLaren 1:37.160 +3.090
17 #2 Carlos Reutemann Lotus 1:37.320 +3.250
18 #9 Hans-Joachim Stuck ATS 1:37.930 +3.860
19 #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 1:38.380 +4.310
20 #30 Jochen Mass Arrows 1:38.850 +4.780
21 #25 Jacky Ickx Ligier 1:39.310 +5.240
22 #18 Elio de Angelis Shadow 1:39.440 +5.370
23 #17 Jan Lammers Shadow 1:39.450 +5.380
24 #22 Patrick Gaillard Ensign 1:41.100 +7.030
25 #31 Héctor Rebaque Lotus 1:41.160 +7.090
26 #24 Arturo Merzario Merzario 1:45.740 +11.670
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Lap
1 #16 René Arnoux Renault 1:35.770 40

Standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Jody Scheckter Ferrari 2 4 38
2 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 2 4 32 -6
3 Jacques Laffite Ligier 2 5 32 -6
4 Alan Jones Williams 2 3 25 -13
5 Clay Regazzoni Williams 1 3 24 -14
6 Patrick Depailler Ligier 1 2 20 -18
7 Carlos Reutemann Lotus 0 4 20 -18
8 Jean-Pierre Jarier Tyrrell 0 2 13 -25
9 John Watson McLaren 0 1 13 -25
10 Mario Andretti Lotus 0 1 12 -26
11 René Arnoux Renault 0 2 11 -27
12 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 1 1 9 -29
13 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 0 1 8 -30
14 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 0 0 2 -36
15 Jochen Mass Arrows 0 0 2 -36
16 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 0 0 1 -37
17 Niki Lauda Brabham 0 0 1 -37
18 Jacky Ickx Ligier 0 0 1 -37
Pos. Constructor Engine Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Ferrari Ferrari 4 8 74
2 Ligier Ford 3 7 55 -19
3 Williams Ford 3 6 49 -25
4 Lotus Ford 0 5 37 -37
5 Tyrrell Ford 0 3 21 -53
6 Renault Renault 1 3 20 -54
7 McLaren Ford 0 1 13 -61
8 Arrows Ford 0 0 4 -70
9 Fittipaldi Ford 0 0 1 -73
10 Brabham Alfa Romeo 0 0 1 -73

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2002 #1 Michael Schumacher Rubens Barrichello Juan Pablo Montoya 1:09.298 - Michael Schumacher Rubens Barrichello
2001 #4 David Coulthard Michael Schumacher Rubens Barrichello 1:10.843 - David Coulthard Michael Schumacher
2000 #1 Mika Häkkinen David Coulthard Rubens Barrichello 1:11.783 - David Coulthard Mika Häkkinen
1999 #4 Eddie Irvine David Coulthard Mika Häkkinen 1:12.107 - Mika Häkkinen Mika Häkkinen
1998 #8 Mika Häkkinen David Coulthard Michael Schumacher 1:12.878 - David Coulthard Giancarlo Fisichella
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1987 #5 Nigel Mansell Nelson Piquet Teo Fabi 1:28.318 - Nigel Mansell Nelson Piquet
1986 #1 Alain Prost Michele Alboreto Stefan Johansson 1:29.444 - Gerhard Berger Teo Fabi
1985 #2 Alain Prost Ayrton Senna Michele Alboreto 1:29.241 - Alain Prost Alain Prost
1984 #8 Niki Lauda Nelson Piquet Michele Alboreto 1:32.882 - Niki Lauda Nelson Piquet
1983 #15 Alain Prost René Arnoux Nelson Piquet 1:33.961 - Alain Prost Patrick Tambay
1982 #11 Elio de Angelis Keke Rosberg Jacques Laffite 1:33.699 - Nelson Piquet Nelson Piquet
1981 #26 Jacques Laffite René Arnoux Nelson Piquet 1:37.620 - Jacques Laffite René Arnoux
1980 #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Alan Jones Carlos Reutemann 1:32.530 - René Arnoux René Arnoux
1978 #6 Ronnie Peterson Patrick Depailler Gilles Villeneuve 1:43.120 - Ronnie Peterson Ronnie Peterson
1977 #17 Alan Jones Niki Lauda Hans-Joachim Stuck 1:40.960 - John Watson Niki Lauda
1976 #28 John Watson Jacques Laffite Gunnar Nilsson 1:35.910 - James Hunt James Hunt
1975 #9 Vittorio Brambilla James Hunt Tom Pryce 1:53.900 - Vittorio Brambilla Niki Lauda
1974 #7 Carlos Reutemann Denny Hulme James Hunt 1:37.220 - Clay Regazzoni Niki Lauda
1973 #2 Ronnie Peterson Jackie Stewart Carlos Pace 1:37.290 - Carlos Pace Emerson Fittipaldi
1972 #31 Emerson Fittipaldi Denny Hulme Peter Revson 1:38.320 - Denny Hulme Emerson Fittipaldi
1971 #14 Jo Siffert Emerson Fittipaldi Tim Schenken 1:38.470 - Jo Siffert Jo Siffert
1970 #12 Jacky Ickx Clay Regazzoni Rolf Stommelen 1:40.400 - Jacky Ickx Jochen Rindt
1964 #8 Lorenzo Bandini Richie Ginther Bob Anderson 1:10.560 - Dan Gurney Graham Hill
The 1979 Austrian Grand Prix started Aug 12, 1979 on Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria. René Arnoux started from pole position with Alan Jones next to him. Jean-Pierre Jabouille started from third place.

In 1 hour, 27 minutes and 38 seconds Alan Jones finished the race in first place.The podium was completed with Gilles Villeneuve in second and Jacques Laffite in third place.

After the 1979 Austrian Grand Prix, Jody Scheckter is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 38 points. Scheckter is 6 points ahead of Gilles Villeneuve.