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1978 Season
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o  Drivers' Championship
o  Constructors' Championship
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1977
Season Overview

1978

1979
Include non-championship races

Races
DateEventCircuitPole PositionWinner
January 15Argentine GPBuenos Aires Mario Andretti Mario Andretti
January 29Brazilian GPJacarepagua Ronnie Peterson Carlos Reutemann
March 4South African GPKyalami Niki Lauda Ronnie Peterson
April 2US West GPLong Beach Carlos Reutemann Carlos Reutemann
May 7Monaco GPMonte Carlo Carlos Reutemann Patrick Depailler
May 21Belgian GPZolder Mario Andretti Mario Andretti
June 4Spanish GPJarama Mario Andretti Mario Andretti
June 17Swedish GPAnderstorp Mario Andretti Niki Lauda
July 2French GPPaul Ricard John Watson Mario Andretti
July 16British GPBrands Hatch Ronnie Peterson Carlos Reutemann
July 30German GPHockenheim Mario Andretti Mario Andretti
August 13Austrian GPOsterreichring Ronnie Peterson Ronnie Peterson
August 27Dutch GPZandvoort Mario Andretti Mario Andretti
September 10Italian GPMonza Mario Andretti Niki Lauda
October 1United States GPWatkins Glen Mario Andretti Carlos Reutemann
October 8Canadian GPMontréal Jean-Pierre Jarier Gilles Villeneuve
Constructors' Championship
1Lotus / 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)