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1978 Season
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o  Constructors' Championship
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1977
Season Overview

1978

1979
Include non-championship races

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