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1978 Brazilian GP
1977 South African GP

1978 South African GP

1978 BRDC International Trophy
1978 US West GP
1979 South African GP
Classification

March 4, Kyalami

Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

PosCar NoDriverCar / EngineLapsTimeDifference / RetirementSpeed (km/h)
1
6
 Ronnie Peterson  Lotus / Ford
78
1:42'15.767 - 187.817
2
4
 Patrick Depailler  Tyrrell / Ford
78
1:42'16.233 0.466 187.803
3
2
 John Watson  Brabham / Alfa Romeo
78
1:42'20.209 4.442 187.681
4
27
 Alan Jones  Williams / Ford
78
1:42'54.753 38.986 186.631
5
26
 Jacques Laffite  Ligier / Matra
78
1:43'24.985 1'09.218 185.722
6
3
 Didier Pironi  Tyrrell / Ford
77
- 1 Lap -
7
5
 Mario Andretti  Lotus / Ford
77
- 1 Lap -
8
10
 Jean-Pierre Jarier  ATS / Ford
77
- 1 Lap -
9
36
 Rolf Stommelen  Arrows / Ford
77
- 1 Lap -
10
25
 Hector Rebaque  Lotus / Ford
77
- 1 Lap -
11
30
 Brett Lunger  McLaren / Ford
76
- 2 Laps -
12
19
 Vittorio Brambilla  Surtees / Ford
76
- 2 Laps -
ret
35
 Riccardo Patrese  Arrows / Ford
63
- Engine -
ret
20
 Jody Scheckter  Wolf / Ford
59
- Spun off -
ret
8
 Patrick Tambay  McLaren / Ford
56
- Accident -
ret
12
 Gilles Villeneuve  Ferrari / Ferrari
55
- Oil leak -
ret
11
 Carlos Reutemann  Ferrari / Ferrari
55
- Spun off -
ret
1
 Niki Lauda  Brabham / Alfa Romeo
52
- Engine -
ret
18
 Rupert Keegan  Surtees / Ford
52
- Engine -
ret
9
 Jochen Mass  ATS / Ford
43
- Engine -
ret
37
 Arturo Merzario  Merzario / Ford
39
- Suspension -
ret
15
 Jean-Pierre Jabouille  Renault / Renault
38
- Engine -
ret
32
 Keke Rosberg  Theodore / Ford
15
- Clutch -
ret
14
 Emerson Fittipaldi  Fittipaldi / Ford
9
- Transmission -
ret
24
 Eddie Cheever  Hesketh / Ford
8
- Oil leak -
ret
7
 James Hunt  McLaren / Ford
5
- Engine -

Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led