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1979 Race of Champions
1979 US West GP

1979 Race of Champions

1979 Spanish GP
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 XIII  Marlboro/Daily Mail Race of Champions


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

Details
DateSunday 15 April 1979
Start timeUnknown
EventRace of Champions
CircuitBrands Hatch
Race8 of 32
Championship raceNon-championship event
Circuit
Laps39
Circuit Perimeter4206.1 m
Race Distance4206.1 × 40 + 36 = 168.280 km (scheduled)
4206.1 × 39 + 36 = 164.074 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries13
Qualifiers12
Finishers7
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesNone
Records Broken None
Records Extended None

Championships
1  Gilles Villeneuve 20 
2  Jacques Laffite 18 
3  Jody Scheckter 13 
4  Carlos Reutemann 12 
5  Patrick Depailler 11 
6  Mario Andretti 8 
7  Jean-Pierre Jarier 5 
8  Alan Jones 4 
  John Watson 4 
10  Didier Pironi 3 
11  Emerson Fittipaldi 1 
  Niki Lauda 1 
1  Ferrari / Ferrari 33 
2  Ligier / Ford 29 
3  Lotus / Ford 20 
4  Tyrrell / Ford 8 
5  McLaren / Ford 4 
  Williams / Ford 4 
7  Fittipaldi / Ford 1 
  Brabham / Alfa Romeo 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 56Car 56
EntrantMopar Ultramar Racing TeamCharles Clowes RacingCharles Clowes Racing
Driver Guy Edwards Rupert Keegan Rupert Keegan
CarCopersucar F5A Arrows A1 Arrows A1
EngineCosworthCosworthCosworth
Time-1'20.651'20.7
Speed-187.749 km/h187.633 km/h


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