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Formula 1 Australia 1979 standings

Championship points standings for the Formula 1 Australia 1979

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Johnnie WalkerLola T332 (Chevrolet)
19
2.Flag John BoweAnsett Team ElfinElfin MR8 (Chevrolet)
15
3.Flag Alfredo CostanzoPorsche Cars AustraliaLola T430 (Chevrolet)
9
4.Flag Rob ButcherEndrust RacingLola T332 (Chevrolet V8)
8
4.Flag John SmithMr Juicy RacingRalt RT1 (Ford)
8
6.Flag John WrightLola T400 (Chevrolet V8)
6
7.Flag Graham McRaeMcRae GM3 (Chevrolet V8)
3
8.Flag Terry HookLola T332 (Chevrolet)
2
8.Flag Chas TalbotLola T332 (Chevrolet V8)
2
10.Flag Peter EdwardsLola T332 (Chevrolet V8)
1
10.Flag Paul HamiltonElfin 600
1
10.Flag Barry SingletonBarry SingletonGardos BL1 (Chevrolet V8)
1
Flag Ian AdamsLola T330
0
Flag Kevin BartlettBrabham BT43
0
Flag Bob CreasyBirrana 273 (Ford)
0
Flag Jon DavisonLola T332 (Chevrolet V8)
0
Flag Bill DowneyBirrana/Minos (Ford)
0
Flag Rod HousegoElfin 622 (Ford)
0
Flag Bob JohnsRalt RT1 (Ford)
0
Flag Bob KingsburyEl Toro (Alfa Romeo)
0
Flag Peter LarnerP EnglandChevron B39 (Chevrolet V8)
0
Flag John McCormackMcLaren M23 (Leyland P76)
0
Flag Mel McEwinMatich A53 (Repco Holden V8)
0
Flag Peter MiddletonElfin MR5
0
Flag Andrew MiedeckeMarch 76B (Ford)
0
Flag Clive MillisElfin 720
0
Flag Geoff NicolElfin 622 (Ford)
0
Flag Alan NitschkeBegg FM5 (Chevrolet V8)
0
Flag Larry PerkinsP EnglandElfin MR8 (Chevrolet V8)
Chevron B39 (Chevrolet V8)


0
Flag Jim RichardsMatich
0
Flag Ivan TigheChevron B37 (Chevrolet V8)
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Johnnie Walker
1
Flag John Bowe
1
Flag Alfredo Costanzo
1
Most pole positionsFlag Alfredo Costanzo
2
Most podium positionsFlag Johnnie Walker
3
Most podium positions without a winFlag Rob Butcher
2
Most fastest race lapsFlag Johnnie Walker
1
Flag John Bowe
1
Flag Alfredo Costanzo
1

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
93.5%AustraliaFlag Johnnie Walker, John Bowe, Alfredo Costanzo, Rob Butcher, John Smith, John Wright, Chas Talbot, Terry Hook, Peter Edwards, Paul Hamilton, Barry Singleton, Ivan Tighe, Geoff Nicol, Bob Kingsbury, John McCormack, Rod Housego, Bill Downey, Jon Davison, Peter Larner, Larry Perkins, Bob Creasy, Bob Johns, Ian Adams, Clive Millis, Andrew Miedecke, Mel McEwin, Peter Middleton, Kevin Bartlett, Alan Nitschke29
6.5%New ZealandFlag Graham McRae, Jim Richards2

Individual driver statistics for the 1979 Formula 1 Australia

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Adams, IanFlag n/a20000
Bartlett, KevinFlag 39 y/o10000
Bowe, JohnFlag 25 y/o31211
Butcher, RobFlag n/a30200
Costanzo, AlfredoFlag 36 y/o31121
Creasy, BobFlag n/a00000
Davison, JonFlag n/a10000
Downey, BillFlag n/a10000
Edwards, PeterFlag n/a20000
Hamilton, PaulFlag n/a10000
Hook, TerryFlag n/a10000
Housego, RodFlag n/a10000
Johns, BobFlag n/a10000
Kingsbury, BobFlag n/a10000
Larner, PeterFlag n/a10000
McCormack, JohnFlag 40 y/o10000
McEwin, MelFlag n/a20000
McRae, GrahamFlag 39 y/o10000
Middleton, PeterFlag n/a10000
Miedecke, AndrewFlag 29 y/o20000
Millis, CliveFlag n/a10000
Nicol, GeoffFlag n/a10000
Nitschke, AlanFlag n/a10000
Perkins, LarryFlag 29 y/o20000
Richards, JimFlag 31 y/o00000
Singleton, BarryFlag n/a10000
Smith, JohnFlag 26 y/o30000
Talbot, ChasFlag n/a20000
Tighe, IvanFlag 49 y/o10000
Walker, JohnnieFlag 26 y/o31301
Wright, JohnFlag n/a20100
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