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1978 Season
o  Season Overview
o  Drivers' Championship
o  Constructors' Championship
o  Race Results
o  Poles and Fastest Laps
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1977
Season Overview

1978

1979
Include non-championship races

Races
DateEventCircuitPole PositionWinner
January 15Argentine GPBuenos AiresMario AndrettiMario Andretti
January 29Brazilian GPJacarepaguaRonnie PetersonCarlos Reutemann
March 4South African GPKyalamiNiki LaudaRonnie Peterson
April 2US West GPLong BeachCarlos ReutemannCarlos Reutemann
May 7Monaco GPMonte CarloCarlos ReutemannPatrick Depailler
May 21Belgian GPZolderMario AndrettiMario Andretti
June 4Spanish GPJaramaMario AndrettiMario Andretti
June 17Swedish GPAnderstorpMario AndrettiNiki Lauda
July 2French GPPaul RicardJohn WatsonMario Andretti
July 16British GPBrands HatchRonnie PetersonCarlos Reutemann
July 30German GPHockenheimMario AndrettiMario Andretti
August 13Austrian GPOsterreichringRonnie PetersonRonnie Peterson
August 27Dutch GPZandvoortMario AndrettiMario Andretti
September 10Italian GPMonzaMario AndrettiNiki Lauda
October 1United States GPWatkins GlenMario AndrettiCarlos Reutemann
October 8Canadian GPMontréalJean-Pierre JarierGilles Villeneuve
Constructors' Championship
CLotus / Ford86
2Ferrari / Ferrari58
3Brabham / Alfa Romeo53
4Tyrrell / Ford38
5Wolf / Ford24
6Ligier / Matra19
7Fittipaldi / Ford17
8McLaren / Ford15
Points System
PositionPoints
1st
9
2nd
6
3rd
4
4th
3
5th
2
6th
1
Summary of Regulations
Engine1500 cc (supercharged / turbocharged), 3000 cc (normally aspirated)
Cylinders12 (maximum)
Weight575 kg (minimum)