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Aurora F1 Series 1979 standings

Championship points standings for the Aurora F1 Series 1979

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Rupert KeeganCharles Clowes RacingArrows A1 (Cosworth)
65
2.Flag David KennedyTheodore RacingWolf WR4 (Cosworth)
Wolf WR6 (Cosworth)


63
3.Flag Emilio de VillotaMadom F1 TeamLotus 78 (Cosworth)
55
4.Flag Bernard de DryverRAM RacingFittipaldi F5A (Cosworth)
41
5.Flag Ricardo ZuninoBS Fabrications, Charles Clowes RacingMcLaren M23 (Cosworth)
Arrows A1 (Cosworth)


39
6.Flag Guy EdwardsRAM RacingFittipaldi F5A (Cosworth)
38
7.Flag Female Desiré WilsonMelchester RacingTyrrell 008 (Cosworth)
28
8.Flag Giacomo AgostiniDavid Price RacingWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
19
9.Flag Gordon SmileyMelchester Racing, Team SurteesTyrrell 008 (Cosworth)
McLaren M23 (Cosworth)
Surtees TS20 (Cosworth)




18
10.Flag Tiff NeedellGraham Eden RacingChevron B41 (Cosworth)
8
11.Flag Norman DicksonDicksons of PerthMarch 792 (Hart)
7
12.Flag Derek WarwickTheodore RacingMarch 792 (Hart)
6
13.Flag Philip BullmannTeam SurteesSurtees TS20 (Cosworth)
5
14.Flag Neil BettridgeOnyx Race Engineering, Melchester RacingPilbeam MP42 (Hart)
Tyrrell 008 (Cosworth)


4
14.Flag Geoff LeesTheodore RacingWolf WR4 (Cosworth)
4
14.Flag Kim MatherPontin Racing, Graham Eden Racing, Kim MatherMarch 772/782 (Ford BDA)
Chevron B41 (Cosworth)
March 772P (BMW)
March 792






4
17.Flag David LeslieGraham Eden RacingChevron B41 (Cosworth)
3
17.Flag David PurleyLEC Refrigeration, Onyx Race EngineeringLEC CRP1 (Cosworth)
Shadow DN9 (Cosworth)


3
19.Flag John CooperJC RacingMarch 792 (Hart)
Ensign N177 (Cosworth)


2
19.Flag Carlo FranchiDavid Price RacingWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
2
19.Flag Female Divina GalicaDivina GalicaMarch 792 (Hart)
2
19.Flag Giorgio PiantaFrank Williams Racing CarsWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
2
23.Flag Tony DeanA G Dean RacingChevron B42 (Hart)
1
23.Flag Valentino MusettiVal Musetti, Theodore RacingMarch 761/771 (Cosworth)
March 781 (Cosworth)
Wolf WR3 (Cosworth)
Wolf WR4 (Cosworth)






1
Flag Gerd BiechtelerWalz-Toj RacingMarch 781 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Warren BoothWaren BoothChevron B42 (Hart)
0
Flag Claude BourgoignieTeam SurteesSurtees TS20 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Franco BrancatelliWilli Kauhsen Racing, Dicksons of PerthKauhsen WK1 (Cosworth)
March 772 (Hart)


0
Flag Kenneth BrillKenneth BrillChevron B34 (Ford BDA)
0
Flag Alain CoudercMotul NogaroAGS JH15 (BMW)
0
Flag Germain GaronRAM RacingChevron B42 (Hart)
0
Flag Jean-Pierre JaussaudTeam SurteesSurtees TS20 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Richard JonesSmith & JonesEnsign MN02
(Cosworth)
Surtees TS19 (Cosworth)




0
Flag Dennis LeechDennis LeechMcLaren M23 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Female Maria Grazia LombardiTeam AgostiniWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Ray MallockGraham Eden RacingChevron B41 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Iain McLarenMcLaren of BroxburnMcLaren M26 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Marco MicangeliDavid Price RacingWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Patrick NèveOnyx Race EngineeringPilbeam MP42 (Hart)
0
Flag Guido PardiniDavid Price RacingWilliams FW06 (Cosworth)
0
Flag Hervé RegoutRAM RacingChevron B42 (Hart)
Chevron B48


0
Flag Brian RobinsonA G Dean RacingChevron B42 (Hart)
0
Flag Adrian RussellAycliffe Team RussellMarch 782 (Hart)
0
Flag Robin SmithSmith & JonesEnsign N174 (Cosworth)
Surtees TS19 (Cosworth)


0
Flag Klaus WalzWalz-Toj RacingMarch 782 (BMW)
0
Flag Mike WildsPontin RacingMarch 772P (BMW)
0
Flag Pascal WitmeurDicksons of PerthMarch 772 (Hart)
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Rupert Keegan
5
Most pole positionsFlag Rupert Keegan
5
Flag Guy Edwards
5
Most podium positionsFlag David Kennedy
10
Most podium positions without a winFlag Bernard de Dryver
4
Flag Desiré Wilson
4
Most fastest race lapsFlag Rupert Keegan
4

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
53.2%Great BritainFlag Rupert Keegan, Tiff Needell, Philip Bullmann, Norman Dickson, Kim Mather, Robin Smith, Tony Dean, Brian Robinson, Valentino Musetti, Guy Edwards, Warren Booth, Divina Galica, Richard Jones, Derek Warwick, Kenneth Brill, Adrian Russell, Ray Mallock, Neil Bettridge, David Leslie, David Purley, Dennis Leech, Mike Wilds, Geoff Lees, Iain McLaren, John Cooper25
14.9%ItalyFlag Giacomo Agostini, Franco Brancatelli, Maria Grazia Lombardi, Carlo Franchi, Giorgio Pianta, Marco Micangeli, Guido Pardini7
12.8%BelgiumFlag Bernard de Dryver, Pascal Witmeur, Claude Bourgoignie, Germain Garon, Hervé Regout, Patrick Nève6
4.3%FranceFlag Alain Couderc, Jean-Pierre Jaussaud2
2.1%GermanyFlag Klaus Walz1
2.1%South AfricaFlag Desiré Wilson1
2.1%ArgentinaFlag Ricardo Zunino1
2.1%SpainFlag Emilio de Villota1
2.1%U.S.A.Flag Gordon Smiley1
2.1%IrelandFlag David Kennedy1
2.1%AustriaFlag Gerd Biechteler1

Individual driver statistics for the 1979 Aurora F1 Series

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Agostini, GiacomoFlag 37 y/o150300
Bettridge, NeilFlag 22 y/o90000
Biechteler, GerdFlag n/a10000
Booth, WarrenFlag 42 y/o50000
Bourgoignie, ClaudeFlag 34 y/o10000
Brancatelli, FrancoFlag 29 y/o20000
Brill, KennethFlag n/a20000
Bullmann, PhilipFlag n/a30000
Cooper, JohnFlag n/a70000
Couderc, AlainFlag 32 y/o10000
de Dryver, BernardFlag 26 y/o140410
de Villota, EmilioFlag 32 y/o154613
Dean, TonyFlag 46 y/o60000
Dickson, NormanFlag 26 y/o110000
Edwards, GuyFlag 36 y/o151452
Franchi, CarloFlag 41 y/o40000
Galica, DivinaFlag 32 y/o20000
Garon, GermainFlag n/a30000
Jaussaud, Jean-PierreFlag 42 y/o10000
Jones, RichardFlag 30 y/o40000
Keegan, RupertFlag 24 y/o125654
Kennedy, DavidFlag 26 y/o1431012
Leech, DennisFlag 36 y/o10000
Lees, GeoffFlag 28 y/o10100
Leslie, DavidFlag 25 y/o30000
Lombardi, Maria GraziaFlag 38 y/o10000
Mallock, RayFlag 28 y/o10000
Mather, KimFlag 27 y/o110000
McLaren, IainFlag 37 y/o00000
Micangeli, MarcoFlag 28 y/o20000
Musetti, ValentinoFlag 36 y/o70000
Needell, TiffFlag 27 y/o80100
Nève, PatrickFlag 29 y/o20000
Pardini, GuidoFlag 26 y/o10000
Pianta, GiorgioFlag 43 y/o10000
Purley, DavidFlag 34 y/o40000
Regout, HervéFlag 24 y/o100000
Robinson, BrianFlag 31 y/o120000
Russell, AdrianFlag 42 y/o50000
Smiley, GordonFlag 33 y/o111100
Smith, RobinFlag 35 y/o60000
Walz, KlausFlag n/a20000
Warwick, DerekFlag 24 y/o30100
Wilds, MikeFlag 33 y/o10000
Wilson, DesiréFlag 25 y/o150401
Witmeur, PascalFlag 24 y/o10000
Zunino, RicardoFlag 30 y/o91423
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